Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 737 986 1026
Rank change year-on-year +249 +40 +93
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 31 46 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.037% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 66
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,450 £43,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £86,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

IIBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 12,846 27,502 36,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.21% 21.88% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9,354 20,770 27,191
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IIBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IIBA.

Salary trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IIBA over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +252 28 £48,750 -18.75%
UK excluding London +221 22 £50,000 -9.09%
North West +87 11 £45,000 -14.29%
North of England +85 11 £45,000 -30.77%
Work from Home - 8 £50,000 -
London +192 5 £47,500 -20.83%
South East +150 3 £52,500 -1.87%
Midlands +89 3 £50,000 +29.87%
West Midlands +83 3 £50,000 +29.87%
South West - 3 - -
East of England +101 1 £67,500 -25.00%
Wales +40 1 £52,500 -27.59%

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for IIBA.

1 25 (80.65%) Business Analysis
2 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (41.94%) Marketing
3 13 (41.94%) Tableau
3 13 (41.94%) Analytics
3 13 (41.94%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (35.48%) Time Management
5 11 (35.48%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle
5 11 (35.48%) SAP
6 9 (29.03%) ISEB
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) User Stories
6 9 (29.03%) Requirements Workshops
7 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) CBAP
9 5 (16.13%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) CRM
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Gathering
10 4 (12.90%) Business Case

IIBA
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.45%) Lucidchart
2 2 (6.45%) Power Automate
2 2 (6.45%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.45%) PowerApps
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Tableau
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (41.94%) Marketing
2 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Analyst
2 28 (90.32%) Business Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Salesforce Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Business Analysis
2 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (41.94%) Analytics
3 13 (41.94%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (35.48%) Time Management
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Requirements Workshops
5 9 (29.03%) User Stories
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (16.13%) CRM
7 5 (16.13%) Project Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) Business Case
8 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Requirements Gathering
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Workshop Facilitation
9 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISEB
2 6 (19.35%) CBAP
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) APMG
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
1 11 (35.48%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (35.48%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter