The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 60 62
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 42 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.81% 3.66% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.51% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 44
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,200 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 950 1131 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.29% 81.13% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 774 953 981
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 34 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Mid Wales -10 5 - - 1
West Wales - 2 £28,000 -
North Wales - 1 £30,000 - 2
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) Finance
3 28 (31.82%) Project Management
3 28 (31.82%) ISEB
3 28 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 23 (26.14%) Degree
6 20 (22.73%) Advertising
7 18 (20.45%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (20.45%) Use Case
8 15 (17.05%) ITIL
8 15 (17.05%) User Stories
9 14 (15.91%) Waterfall
9 14 (15.91%) MS Office
9 14 (15.91%) SQL
9 14 (15.91%) Validation
10 13 (14.77%) Management Information System
11 12 (13.64%) SDLC
11 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.50%) Process Improvement
13 10 (11.36%) Business Process Improvement
13 10 (11.36%) Business Process Modelling
13 10 (11.36%) .NET
14 9 (10.23%) BPMN
14 9 (10.23%) Line Management
15 8 (9.09%) Test Scripting
15 8 (9.09%) iSeries
15 8 (9.09%) IIBA
15 8 (9.09%) CBAP
15 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) Documentum
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) FileNet
3 1 (1.14%) Liferay
3 1 (1.14%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.14%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Office
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.14%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Ant
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) Subversion
1 1 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 36 (40.91%) Finance
2 20 (22.73%) Advertising
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (92.05%) Analyst
2 62 (70.45%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.23%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Finance Business Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Financial Business Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Solutions Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) .NET
2 7 (7.95%) SOAP
2 7 (7.95%) Web Services
2 7 (7.95%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) HTML
3 6 (6.82%) REST
4 1 (1.14%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) Dojo
4 1 (1.14%) Ext JS
4 1 (1.14%) Java EE
4 1 (1.14%) jQuery
4 1 (1.14%) JSON
4 1 (1.14%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.14%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.14%) React
4 1 (1.14%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (1.14%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) iSeries
4 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
1 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.14%) Android
2 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.82%) Project Management
3 18 (20.45%) Systems Analysis
3 18 (20.45%) Use Case
4 15 (17.05%) ITIL
4 15 (17.05%) User Stories
5 14 (15.91%) Validation
5 14 (15.91%) Waterfall
6 12 (13.64%) SDLC
6 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 10 (11.36%) Business Process Improvement
8 10 (11.36%) Business Process Modelling
9 9 (10.23%) BPMN
9 9 (10.23%) Line Management
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 7 (7.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 7 (7.95%) C#
2 7 (7.95%) Java
3 6 (6.82%) PHP
3 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.27%) C
5 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) ISEB
2 23 (26.14%) Degree
3 8 (9.09%) CBAP
3 8 (9.09%) IIBA
4 7 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.82%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.14%) Epicor
4 1 (1.14%) FatWire
4 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.14%) OpenText
4 1 (1.14%) Sencha
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.14%) Tableau
4 1 (1.14%) Vignette
4 1 (1.14%) Xerox
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