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We’re regularly reviewing the business analyst and wider digital market. Here you can find the latest papers, research and more from Herd towers.

We recently asked over 50 of the UK’s top BA leaders their views on the digital skills market. Here’s what they told us…

see pay, budgets and uncompetitive reward packages as their biggest barrier to recruiting the BA skills they need.

of the UK’s top BA leaders believe that there is a lack of available business analysis skills & experience in the market.

of the UK’s top BA leaders have found recruiting practitioners either frustrating, challenging, turbulent, difficult, tiring, or hard.

Source: Responses from over 50 BA leaders who attended the BA Manager Forum, June 2022.

Insights into the BA Skills Market & Team Resourcing Paper

For more insights, as well as a BAManager Forum community defined SWOT analysis on the different resourcing models available, then check out the recent paper we published.

Cover of the 'Insights into the BA Skills Market & Team Resourcing Paper'
Conducted using our own networks via LinkedIn & Twitter.

Importance of communities of practice when considering a new role

We recently conducted research with 116 digital professionals (mainly business analysts).

Over 80% said that an active and engaged community is in at least the 5 things they look for when considering a new role!

Just under half said it was in their top 3 🙌🏻

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