Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 108 90
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 87 110 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.77% 2.42% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.63% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 183
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £33,875 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £52,095 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,936 4,182 6,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.53% 92.03% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,477 3,562 5,372
Median annual salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,581 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Leeds +5 58 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Huddersfield +17 9 £52,500 +23.53%
Bradford +3 9 £35,500 -16.47%
Wakefield +9 7 £42,500 +14.86%
Halifax +15 2 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT jobs citing Business Analysis 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.23%) DevOps
3 34 (39.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.59%) DNA
4 24 (27.59%) Software Testing
4 24 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 23 (26.44%) Finance
6 16 (18.39%) Scrum
6 16 (18.39%) Test Automation
7 15 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (17.24%) Project Delivery
7 15 (17.24%) Requirements Gathering
8 14 (16.09%) Functional Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Selenium
8 14 (16.09%) Project Management
9 13 (14.94%) JMeter
9 13 (14.94%) DSDM
9 13 (14.94%) Kanban
9 13 (14.94%) TDD
9 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
9 13 (14.94%) BDD
9 13 (14.94%) SoapUI
10 12 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 12 (13.79%) Azure
10 12 (13.79%) JIRA
11 11 (12.64%) API Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (11.49%) CRM
13 9 (10.34%) HP

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (6.90%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Azure
2 9 (10.34%) G Suite
2 9 (10.34%) Office 365
3 6 (6.90%) Power Platform
4 5 (5.75%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.30%) SaaS
6 1 (1.15%) CloudBees
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.90%) Power BI
3 3 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.15%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) EDMS
4 1 (1.15%) OLAP
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Selenium
2 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
2 13 (14.94%) JMeter
2 13 (14.94%) SoapUI
3 12 (13.79%) JIRA
4 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.34%) LoadRunner
6 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.60%) Appium
7 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.60%) Buildbot
7 4 (4.60%) Gatling
7 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.60%) NeoLoad
7 4 (4.60%) Ranorex
7 4 (4.60%) WATIR
7 4 (4.60%) WebLOAD
8 1 (1.15%) Protractor
8 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Legal
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Games
4 3 (3.45%) Law
4 3 (3.45%) Local Government
4 3 (3.45%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Analyst
2 30 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Senior Business Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Agile Test Manager
4 9 (10.34%) Consultant
4 9 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (10.34%) Senior Test Consultant
4 9 (10.34%) Test Consultant
4 9 (10.34%) Test Leader
4 9 (10.34%) Test Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Product Owner
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.45%) NHS
4 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.23%) DevOps
3 34 (39.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 24 (27.59%) DNA
4 24 (27.59%) Software Testing
5 16 (18.39%) Scrum
5 16 (18.39%) Test Automation
6 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (17.24%) Project Delivery
6 15 (17.24%) Requirements Gathering
6 15 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (16.09%) Functional Testing
7 14 (16.09%) Project Management
8 13 (14.94%) BDD
8 13 (14.94%) DSDM
8 13 (14.94%) Kanban
8 13 (14.94%) TDD
9 12 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 11 (12.64%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) Java
1 5 (5.75%) Python
2 4 (4.60%) C
2 4 (4.60%) C#
2 4 (4.60%) C++
2 4 (4.60%) PHP
2 4 (4.60%) Ruby
2 4 (4.60%) Scala
3 3 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) COBOL
4 1 (1.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
2 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) PMO
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Google
1 9 (10.34%) HP
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Aderant
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.15%) Unisys
4 1 (1.15%) XebiaLabs