What A Business Analyst Looks Like – On Paper!

Have you ever wanted to know what the typical Business Analyst looks like? What their background is, where they’re employed, and perhaps even what they earn? If so, you’re in luck! Part one of the IIBA’s 2023 State of Business Analysis Report has been published, and it paints a pretty good picture of what Business Analysts (BAs) worldwide look like – on paper, that is!

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the key findings of their global study. We’ll share the educational background of the average BA, their professional experience, the sectors and industries that most Business Analysts work in, and their average salaries. Perhaps most importantly, we’ll also share a few tips on how you can stand out in this increasingly competitive field.