Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 736 1032 1075
Rank change year-on-year +296 +43 +52
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 39 66 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.046% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 85
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £39,375 £37,750 £43,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,000 £67,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +22.70%

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 14,363 34,285 40,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 23.98% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10,380 24,897 30,188
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +317 36 £52,500 +5.00% 1
UK excluding London +240 21 £50,000 +6.38% 1
London +209 18 £67,500 +22.73%
South West +112 8 £50,000 -
South East +179 5 £50,000 -4.94% 1
North of England +156 2 £44,000 +2.33%
North West +119 2 £44,000 -
Midlands +115 2 £60,000 +71.43%
West Midlands +94 2 £60,000 +71.43%
Scotland - 2 £44,500 -
East of England +111 1 £50,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Business Analysis
2 23 (58.97%) ISEB
3 22 (56.41%) CBAP
4 20 (51.28%) Waterfall
5 19 (48.72%) Finance
6 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.90%) Analytics
6 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (35.90%) Requirements Gathering
7 12 (30.77%) SDLC
7 12 (30.77%) JIRA
8 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
8 11 (28.21%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Scrum
8 11 (28.21%) Project Management
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (25.64%) UML
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (25.64%) QA
9 10 (25.64%) User Stories
10 9 (23.08%) Confluence
10 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (23.08%) BPMN
11 8 (20.51%) Migration
11 8 (20.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (17.95%) Thought Leadership
12 7 (17.95%) Data Cleansing

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 9 (23.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.13%) AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Big Data
2 4 (10.26%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) JIRA
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Analyst
2 33 (84.62%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Development Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Development Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Development Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Development Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Business Analysis
3 20 (51.28%) Waterfall
4 14 (35.90%) Analytics
4 14 (35.90%) Requirements Gathering
4 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (30.77%) SDLC
6 11 (28.21%) Project Management
6 11 (28.21%) Scrum
7 10 (25.64%) UML
7 10 (25.64%) User Stories
8 9 (23.08%) BPMN
8 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Migration
9 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (20.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 7 (17.95%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (17.95%) Thought Leadership
10 7 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) ISEB
2 22 (56.41%) CBAP
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) APMG
5 1 (2.56%) CISA
5 1 (2.56%) CISM
5 1 (2.56%) CISSP
5 1 (2.56%) CRISC
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
2 5 (12.82%) EMIR
2 5 (12.82%) MiFID
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Tableau
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (2.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.56%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.56%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy