Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1079 1159 1212
Rank change year-on-year +80 +53 +1
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 92 88 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.044% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 68
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £35,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,075
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -26.92% +10.68%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42994 53127 59835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.42% 26.83% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33062 42941 47460
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,252 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIBA.

Salary trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IIBA over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 10 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 17 August 2017. 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 +102 73 £55,000 +5.77% 2
London +47 55 £56,250 +7.14%
UK excluding London +62 37 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Wales +20 18 £40,000 +14.29%
Midlands +36 10 £41,500 -13.54% 1
West Midlands +35 10 £41,500 -13.54% 1
South East +62 3 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +4 3 £82,500 +73.68%
Scotland +17 1 - -
South West - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IIBA.

1 87 (94.57%) Business Analysis
2 54 (58.70%) Finance
3 46 (50.00%) Project Management
4 45 (48.91%) Degree
5 40 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (40.22%) ISEB
7 35 (38.04%) CBAP
8 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (22.83%) Retail
11 20 (21.74%) Feasibility Study
12 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
13 16 (17.39%) Use Case
14 15 (16.30%) MS Visio
15 14 (15.22%) SDLC
16 13 (14.13%) Advertising
16 13 (14.13%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (11.96%) Change Management
17 11 (11.96%) Requirements Management
18 10 (10.87%) JIRA
18 10 (10.87%) UML
19 9 (9.78%) Law
19 9 (9.78%) User Stories
19 9 (9.78%) Confluence
19 9 (9.78%) User Experience
20 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
20 8 (8.70%) Legal
20 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
21 7 (7.61%) TOGAF
21 7 (7.61%) Windows

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 (9.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Aareon QL
1 2 (2.17%) Academy Housing
1 2 (2.17%) arcHouse
1 2 (2.17%) Kypera Housing
1 2 (2.17%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (2.17%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (2.17%) OPENHousing
1 2 (2.17%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.09%) Big Data
1 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.09%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 54 (58.70%) Finance
2 21 (22.83%) Retail
3 13 (14.13%) Advertising
4 9 (9.78%) Law
5 8 (8.70%) Legal
6 6 (6.52%) Publishing
7 2 (2.17%) Automotive
7 2 (2.17%) Banking
7 2 (2.17%) French Language
7 2 (2.17%) German Language
7 2 (2.17%) Marketing
7 2 (2.17%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (97.83%) Business Analyst
2 89 (96.74%) Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Service Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Finance Business Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Financial Business Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Business IT Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) IT Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) IT Business Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Business Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Software Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) IT Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.43%) PMI
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.17%) Fintech
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (94.57%) Business Analysis
2 46 (50.00%) Project Management
3 40 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (21.74%) Feasibility Study
7 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
8 16 (17.39%) Use Case
9 14 (15.22%) SDLC
10 13 (14.13%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (11.96%) Change Management
11 11 (11.96%) Requirements Management
12 10 (10.87%) UML
13 9 (9.78%) User Stories
14 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
15 7 (7.61%) Business Process Mapping
15 7 (7.61%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (7.61%) TOGAF
16 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
16 6 (6.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (1.09%) Python
2 1 (1.09%) R
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (48.91%) Degree
2 37 (40.22%) ISEB
3 35 (38.04%) CBAP
4 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) CITP
7 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Informatica
3 2 (2.17%) Aareon
3 2 (2.17%) Capita
3 2 (2.17%) Civica
3 2 (2.17%) Northgate
3 2 (2.17%) Orchard
4 1 (1.09%) Atlassian