Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Business Analysts are responsible for analysing and documenting business processes and system requirements, communicating technical matters, facilitating workshops, and managing project teams.

A Business Analyst (also known as a BA) will help to drive businesses forward by mapping out company needs in a variety of departments, but most commonly IT. The average salary of a Business Analyst is $94,449 per annum.

Read more about a career as a Business Analyst.

Salary range
Average salary $94,449
salary range
$84,407
$94,449
$108,842
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
3% by 2020
3%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Business Analyst are:
NSW
NSW 35.9%
VIC
VIC 32.8%
WA
WA 9.2%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Business Analyst are:
  • Communication skills
  • Technical skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Managerial skills
  • Negotiation and persuasion skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
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