Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 107 87
Rank change year-on-year -26 -20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 179 218 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 2.61% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.83% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 114 173 241
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% -5.68%
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,675 £61,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,465 7,709 8,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.22% 92.16% 92.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,193 6,309 7,424
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +26 146 £44,500 -1.11% 17
North Yorkshire -35 17 £43,750 +2.94% 2
South Yorkshire +5 14 £42,500 -5.56% 2
East Yorkshire -3 3 £51,250 +46.43%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 109 (60.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.93%) Finance
3 47 (26.26%) DevOps
4 44 (24.58%) Software Testing
5 42 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
6 41 (22.91%) Functional Testing
7 40 (22.35%) DNA
7 40 (22.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 39 (21.79%) Project Management
9 38 (21.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (20.67%) JIRA
11 36 (20.11%) Scrum
11 36 (20.11%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (17.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 30 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (16.20%) Test Automation
14 29 (16.20%) Kanban
15 28 (15.64%) User Stories
16 26 (14.53%) DSDM
16 26 (14.53%) Office 365
17 24 (13.41%) Cucumber
17 24 (13.41%) BDD
17 24 (13.41%) SoapUI
17 24 (13.41%) Selenium
18 23 (12.85%) Google
18 23 (12.85%) TDD
19 22 (12.29%) Test Management
19 22 (12.29%) HP Quality Center
19 22 (12.29%) G Suite

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.79%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.79%) SAS
3 4 (2.23%) Confluence
4 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (10.06%) MS Visio
2 16 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (7.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (2.79%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.12%) Elite 3E
1 2 (1.12%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.12%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.12%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.56%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.56%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.53%) Office 365
2 22 (12.29%) G Suite
3 8 (4.47%) Power Platform
4 6 (3.35%) Azure
5 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Flow
5 5 (2.79%) PowerApps
6 2 (1.12%) AWS
6 2 (1.12%) Slack
7 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.56%) Fastly
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.47%) Power BI
2 6 (3.35%) DB2
3 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) MySQL
6 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (20.67%) JIRA
2 32 (17.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (13.41%) Cucumber
3 24 (13.41%) Selenium
3 24 (13.41%) SoapUI
4 22 (12.29%) JMeter
5 20 (11.17%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.12%) Appium
6 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.12%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.12%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.12%) Gatling
6 2 (1.12%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.12%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.12%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.12%) WATIR
6 2 (1.12%) WebLOAD
General
1 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 18 (10.06%) Banking
3 15 (8.38%) Retail
4 10 (5.59%) Public Sector
5 8 (4.47%) Retail Finance
6 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.79%) Advertising
7 5 (2.79%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.12%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (51.96%) Analyst
2 81 (45.25%) Business Analyst
3 28 (15.64%) Consultant
4 20 (11.17%) Senior Consultant
4 20 (11.17%) Senior Test Consultant
4 20 (11.17%) Test Consultant
5 16 (8.94%) Developer
5 16 (8.94%) Functional Consultant
5 16 (8.94%) Senior Functional Consultant
6 10 (5.59%) Agile Test Manager
6 10 (5.59%) Business IT Analyst
6 10 (5.59%) IT Analyst
6 10 (5.59%) IT Business Analyst
6 10 (5.59%) Test Analyst
6 10 (5.59%) Test Leader
6 10 (5.59%) Test Manager
7 9 (5.03%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.47%) Credit Analyst
8 8 (4.47%) Project Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) .NET
1 4 (2.23%) Web Services
2 3 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (1.68%) REST
2 3 (1.68%) SOAP
2 3 (1.68%) XML
3 2 (1.12%) WSDL
3 2 (1.12%) XSD
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) HTML5
4 1 (0.56%) JAX-RS
4 1 (0.56%) JSON
4 1 (0.56%) RESTful
4 1 (0.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.23%) NHS
4 4 (2.23%) PMI
5 2 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.56%) FMCG
6 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.12%) Windows
1 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (60.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (26.26%) DevOps
3 44 (24.58%) Software Testing
4 42 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (22.91%) Functional Testing
6 40 (22.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 40 (22.35%) DNA
7 39 (21.79%) Project Management
8 38 (21.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 36 (20.11%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (20.11%) Scrum
10 29 (16.20%) Kanban
10 29 (16.20%) Test Automation
11 28 (15.64%) User Stories
12 26 (14.53%) DSDM
13 24 (13.41%) BDD
14 23 (12.85%) TDD
15 22 (12.29%) Test Management
16 21 (11.73%) Change Management
17 20 (11.17%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.82%) SQL
2 9 (5.03%) Java
3 6 (3.35%) C
3 6 (3.35%) COBOL
3 6 (3.35%) JCL
4 3 (1.68%) C#
5 2 (1.12%) C++
5 2 (1.12%) PHP
5 2 (1.12%) Python
5 2 (1.12%) Ruby
5 2 (1.12%) Scala
6 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.56%) R
6 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.06%) Degree
2 9 (5.03%) ISEB
3 4 (2.23%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.12%) IIBA
4 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (12.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.85%) Google
3 22 (12.29%) HP
4 14 (7.82%) IBM
5 10 (5.59%) Oracle
6 9 (5.03%) SAP
7 5 (2.79%) Lotus
7 5 (2.79%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.68%) Cognos
9 2 (1.12%) Concur
9 2 (1.12%) Unisys
10 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco
10 1 (0.56%) Sage
10 1 (0.56%) Sparx
10 1 (0.56%) VMware