Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 792 917 1029
Rank change year-on-year +125 +112 +87
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 46 68 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.060% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 63
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,625 £41,310
25th Percentile £48,813 £47,500 £46,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,700
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.52% +5.40%
75th Percentile £62,500 £73,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.87% +7.00% +5.26%

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 17,258 24,425 36,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 21.46% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11,686 18,392 26,841
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £81,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +3.45%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +96 42 £54,500 +1.87% 3
UK excluding London +97 29 £52,500 -1.87% 2
North West +52 17 £50,000 -14.89%
North of England +51 17 £50,000 -23.08%
London +95 13 £58,750 -2.08% 1
South East +76 5 £52,500 -1.87% 2
Work from Home - 5 £50,000 -
Midlands +41 3 £50,000 +29.87%
West Midlands +26 3 £50,000 +29.87%
Wales +31 2 £52,500 -27.59%
East of England +58 1 £67,500 -3.57%
South West +17 1 £60,000 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 33 (71.74%) Business Analysis
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Analytics
4 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (36.96%) Marketing
5 17 (36.96%) Tableau
6 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (34.78%) Scrum
7 15 (32.61%) Manufacturing
7 15 (32.61%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle
7 15 (32.61%) SAP
7 15 (32.61%) Time Management
8 14 (30.43%) ISEB
9 9 (19.57%) SDLC
9 9 (19.57%) User Stories
10 8 (17.39%) Presales
10 8 (17.39%) User Experience
10 8 (17.39%) ITIL
11 7 (15.22%) Migration
11 7 (15.22%) CBAP
11 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
11 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
11 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
12 6 (13.04%) Degree
12 6 (13.04%) Security Operations
12 6 (13.04%) Business Process Modelling
12 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow

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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.17%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Azure
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (4.35%) Lucidchart
1 2 (4.35%) Power Automate
1 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
1 2 (4.35%) PowerApps
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) Tableau
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq
General
1 17 (36.96%) Marketing
2 15 (32.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.04%) Finance
4 5 (10.87%) Automotive
5 4 (8.70%) Law
6 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
6 3 (6.52%) Legal
7 2 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Analyst
2 42 (91.30%) Business Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Salesforce Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) CRM Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Implementation Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Business Analysis
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Analytics
4 18 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (34.78%) Scrum
6 15 (32.61%) Time Management
7 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 9 (19.57%) User Stories
8 8 (17.39%) ITIL
8 8 (17.39%) Presales
9 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
9 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.04%) Business Process Modelling
10 6 (13.04%) ITSM
10 6 (13.04%) Project Management
10 6 (13.04%) Security Operations
10 6 (13.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C
3 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) ISEB
2 7 (15.22%) CBAP
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) CITP
5 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.17%) APMG
7 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) GRC
2 1 (2.17%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
1 15 (32.61%) Salesforce.com
1 15 (32.61%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.52%) BiZZdesign
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
3 3 (6.52%) Sparx
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter