Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 964 747 993
Rank change year-on-year -217 +246 +47
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 104 30 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.047% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 83 27 37
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,000 £36,150
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +17.07%
75th Percentile £59,375 £55,625 £73,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,250 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £59,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% -24.05% +18.50%

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 30,153 12,827 27,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.40% 20.21% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15,391 9,435 20,826
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 13 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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -191 89 £55,000 +15.79% 5
UK excluding London -145 71 £47,500 +5.56% 4
South East -77 32 £50,000 -4.76% 3
London -205 22 £67,500 +42.11% 1
North West -70 20 £37,500 -16.67%
North of England -118 20 £37,500 -16.67%
Work from Home -205 14 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South West -43 8 £44,500 - 1
Midlands -93 6 £53,750 +7.50%
Wales -44 4 £55,000 +4.76%
West Midlands -71 4 £48,750 -2.50%
East Midlands - 2 £57,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (68.27%) Business Analysis
3 42 (40.38%) ISEB
4 41 (39.42%) Project Management
4 41 (39.42%) Finance
5 39 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (34.62%) User Stories
6 36 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (30.77%) Social Skills
8 30 (28.85%) Acceptance Criteria
8 30 (28.85%) Waterfall
8 30 (28.85%) Scrum
9 28 (26.92%) CBAP
10 26 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (23.08%) MS Visio
12 23 (22.12%) Workshop Facilitation
13 21 (20.19%) Degree
14 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 20 (19.23%) PMI Certification
14 20 (19.23%) Agile Project Management
15 19 (18.27%) SDLC
15 19 (18.27%) SQL
15 19 (18.27%) Retail
16 18 (17.31%) JIRA
16 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (16.35%) PMI
17 17 (16.35%) PRINCE2
17 17 (16.35%) User Experience
18 16 (15.38%) Data Structures
18 16 (15.38%) Project Delivery

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 13 (12.50%) Confluence
2 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.88%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.92%) Windchill
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Magento
2 4 (3.85%) SAP MDG
2 4 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.88%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (2.88%) Elite 3E
3 3 (2.88%) SAP IBP
3 3 (2.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Trello
2 4 (3.85%) AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (0.96%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Skype
1 5 (4.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) KNIME
1 4 (3.85%) SAP BW
1 4 (3.85%) Tableau
2 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) JIRA
2 11 (10.58%) Axure RP
2 11 (10.58%) Balsamiq
3 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (39.42%) Finance
2 36 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (30.77%) Social Skills
4 19 (18.27%) Retail
5 12 (11.54%) Billing
5 12 (11.54%) Public Sector
6 9 (8.65%) Law
6 9 (8.65%) Legal
7 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (4.81%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (3.85%) Automotive
9 4 (3.85%) Back Office
9 4 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (2.88%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.92%) Banking
12 1 (0.96%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 99 (95.19%) Analyst
2 83 (79.81%) Business Analyst
3 17 (16.35%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) Business IT Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) IT Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) IT Business Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) Senior Business Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) Service Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Business Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Integration Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Business Change Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) JSON
2 9 (8.65%) Web Services
3 6 (5.77%) Swagger
4 4 (3.85%) .NET
4 4 (3.85%) HTML
4 4 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) PMI
1 17 (16.35%) User Experience
2 16 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 14 (13.46%) Reinsurance
4 5 (4.81%) Tandem
5 4 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (68.27%) Business Analysis
3 41 (39.42%) Project Management
4 39 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (34.62%) User Stories
6 30 (28.85%) Acceptance Criteria
6 30 (28.85%) Scrum
6 30 (28.85%) Waterfall
7 26 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (22.12%) Workshop Facilitation
9 20 (19.23%) Agile Project Management
10 19 (18.27%) SDLC
11 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (16.35%) PRINCE2
13 16 (15.38%) Project Delivery
13 16 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
13 16 (15.38%) Workflow
14 15 (14.42%) Project Planning
15 14 (13.46%) Change Management
15 14 (13.46%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.85%) Python
2 4 (3.85%) R
3 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (40.38%) ISEB
2 28 (26.92%) CBAP
3 21 (20.19%) Degree
4 20 (19.23%) PMI Certification
5 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
5 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
6 9 (8.65%) ISTQB
6 9 (8.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.88%) CAPM
9 1 (0.96%) CITP
9 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) PMO
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.81%) ForgeRock
3 5 (4.81%) hybris
3 5 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Ariba
4 4 (3.85%) Concur
5 3 (2.88%) ANSYS
5 3 (2.88%) Genesys
5 3 (2.88%) HubSpot
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) Pega
5 3 (2.88%) Reuters
5 3 (2.88%) Siebel
5 3 (2.88%) Siemens
6 2 (1.92%) PTC
7 1 (0.96%) BiZZdesign
7 1 (0.96%) Sparx