Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 116 85
Rank change year-on-year +33 -31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 216 190 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.21% 2.48% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.72% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 176 174 265
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,475 £31,100
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £57,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +6.25%

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 6155 6987 8465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.55% 91.05% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5168 5991 6785
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Leeds +21 136 £42,000 -6.67% 15
Bradford +8 23 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Wakefield +15 13 £40,500 +24.62% 2
Halifax +30 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Cleckheaton - 6 £45,000 -
Huddersfield -8 4 £22,000 -53.68% 2
Castleford - 3 £50,000 -
Bingley -10 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Pontefract - 2 - -
Brighouse +1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Wetherby - 1 £31,000 -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 112 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 62 (28.70%) Finance
4 44 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (18.52%) Project Management
6 39 (18.06%) Waterfall
7 36 (16.67%) User Stories
8 33 (15.28%) Microsoft
9 28 (12.96%) SQL
10 22 (10.19%) SDLC
11 20 (9.26%) Scrum
11 20 (9.26%) ERP
12 19 (8.80%) SQL Server
13 17 (7.87%) Process Improvement
14 16 (7.41%) PRINCE2
14 16 (7.41%) QA
15 15 (6.94%) ISEB
16 14 (6.48%) Data Modelling
16 14 (6.48%) C#
17 13 (6.02%) .NET
17 13 (6.02%) UML
17 13 (6.02%) Retail
17 13 (6.02%) Mentoring
17 13 (6.02%) Coaching
18 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
19 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
19 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server

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 7 (3.24%) SAS
2 6 (2.78%) Confluence
3 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) Apache
4 1 (0.46%) nginx
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.46%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.85%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.46%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) GitHub
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (1.39%) Firewall
1 3 (1.39%) Wireless
2 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.93%) Network Security
2 2 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.31%) QlikView
5 3 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.39%) Power BI
5 3 (1.39%) SAS EBI
5 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.93%) Big Data
6 2 (0.93%) DB2
6 2 (0.93%) MySQL
6 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.78%) JIRA
3 5 (2.31%) Selenium
4 4 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.85%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.85%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.85%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.93%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.46%) Grunt
7 1 (0.46%) gulp
7 1 (0.46%) Protractor
General
1 62 (28.70%) Finance
2 13 (6.02%) Retail
3 7 (3.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.24%) Marketing
4 5 (2.31%) Legal
5 3 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) French Language
6 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 174 (80.56%) Analyst
2 155 (71.76%) Business Analyst
3 27 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 26 (12.04%) Agile Business Analyst
5 25 (11.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 14 (6.48%) Consultant
7 11 (5.09%) Business IT Analyst
7 11 (5.09%) IT Analyst
7 11 (5.09%) IT Business Analyst
8 10 (4.63%) Project Analyst
8 10 (4.63%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.17%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Architect
10 7 (3.24%) Finance Business Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Tester
11 6 (2.78%) Junior
11 6 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.02%) .NET
2 6 (2.78%) XML
3 5 (2.31%) Web Services
4 4 (1.85%) CSS
4 4 (1.85%) CSS3
4 4 (1.85%) HTML
4 4 (1.85%) HTML5
4 4 (1.85%) SOAP
4 4 (1.85%) WSDL
4 4 (1.85%) XSD
5 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.93%) jQuery
6 2 (0.93%) LESS
6 2 (0.93%) Node.js
6 2 (0.93%) React
6 2 (0.93%) Sass
6 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.93%) XHTML
7 1 (0.46%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.24%) User Experience
4 6 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.31%) NHS
6 3 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.39%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.39%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.46%) Blog
8 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.46%) IVR
8 1 (0.46%) Photography
8 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.93%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (18.52%) Project Management
4 39 (18.06%) Waterfall
5 36 (16.67%) User Stories
6 22 (10.19%) SDLC
7 20 (9.26%) ERP
7 20 (9.26%) Scrum
8 17 (7.87%) Process Improvement
9 16 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.48%) Data Modelling
11 13 (6.02%) Coaching
11 13 (6.02%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.02%) UML
12 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.09%) Business Transformation
12 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (4.63%) CRM
13 10 (4.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.96%) SQL
2 14 (6.48%) C#
3 5 (2.31%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.31%) PHP
4 4 (1.85%) Java
5 2 (0.93%) C
5 2 (0.93%) Python
5 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.46%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (6.94%) ISEB
2 3 (1.39%) CCNP
2 3 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.39%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.39%) PMP
3 2 (0.93%) HNC
3 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.41%) QA
2 6 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.63%) SAP
3 7 (3.24%) Oracle
4 5 (2.31%) Northgate
5 4 (1.85%) HP
6 3 (1.39%) Cisco
6 3 (1.39%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.39%) Tableau
6 3 (1.39%) Talend
7 2 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.46%) hybris
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Nintex
8 1 (0.46%) Sage