Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 661 1031 1045
Rank change year-on-year +370 +14 +94
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 30 34 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.025% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 83
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,700 £43,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,750 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +19.05%

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 10,583 31,370 39,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.18% 22.89% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,944 23,057 28,848
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 14 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 30 October 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 +365 27 £50,000 - 2
UK excluding London +325 17 £45,000 - 2
London +277 12 £55,350 +0.64%
North of England +164 7 £44,000 +5.39% 1
North West +133 7 £44,000 -8.81% 1
Work from Home - 4 £50,000 -
South West +131 3 - -
Midlands +118 2 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +108 2 £55,000 +22.22%
South East +204 1 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +141 1 - - 1
Scotland +86 1 £50,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £36,500 -
Wales - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 21 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (53.33%) ISEB
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) CBAP
5 11 (36.67%) Analytics
5 11 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 9 (30.00%) JIRA
8 8 (26.67%) Scrum
8 8 (26.67%) Confluence
9 7 (23.33%) Tableau
9 7 (23.33%) SDLC
9 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
9 7 (23.33%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (23.33%) SAP
9 7 (23.33%) Time Management
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (23.33%) Marketing
10 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
10 6 (20.00%) Resource Management
10 6 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

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 8 (26.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Tableau
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Blockchain
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) JIRA
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (23.33%) Marketing
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Analyst
2 24 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Salesforce Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Analytics
4 11 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) Time Management
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
8 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 6 (20.00%) Requirements Workshops
8 6 (20.00%) Resource Management
8 6 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 6 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (20.00%) User Stories
9 5 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (16.67%) Backlog Prioritisation
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) ISEB
2 13 (43.33%) CBAP
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) APMG
4 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) EMIR
1 3 (10.00%) MiFID
2 2 (6.67%) PMO
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (23.33%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Guidewire