The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
UK / England
Rank 68 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3252 4028 4389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.12% 4.22% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 4.38% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 3463 3750
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the England region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in England

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Business Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 1530 £57,500 - 198
South East -8 454 £47,250 +5.00% 52
Yorkshire +17 334 £45,000 +12.50% 49
North West -2 273 £45,000 +5.88% 27
West Midlands -27 199 £45,000 - 19
East of England +13 191 £50,000 +5.26% 24
South West +10 179 £43,000 +1.17% 29
East Midlands +3 83 £45,000 - 11
North East +5 11 £35,467 +1.33% 4
Midlands +10 1 £45,000 +21.62%
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3003 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2864 (42.50%) Business Analysis
3 2364 (35.08%) Finance
4 1365 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1082 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
6 938 (13.92%) Scrum
7 885 (13.13%) Retail
8 879 (13.04%) User Stories
9 876 (13.00%) SQL
10 856 (12.70%) Project Management
11 842 (12.49%) SDLC
12 786 (11.66%) Waterfall
13 767 (11.38%) Degree
14 741 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 723 (10.73%) Banking
16 582 (8.64%) Use Case
17 570 (8.46%) UML
18 552 (8.19%) ISEB
19 538 (7.98%) E-Commerce
20 522 (7.75%) Microsoft
21 412 (6.11%) CRM
22 393 (5.83%) Change Management
23 391 (5.80%) ERP
24 366 (5.43%) MS Excel
25 364 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
26 358 (5.31%) PRINCE2
27 350 (5.19%) SAP
28 328 (4.87%) JIRA
29 318 (4.72%) Data Analysis
30 314 (4.66%) Marketing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 146 (2.17%) Confluence
2 83 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 56 (0.83%) CMS
4 16 (0.24%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (0.13%) SAS
6 9 (0.13%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.074%) JBoss
7 5 (0.074%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.059%) Apache
8 4 (0.059%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.059%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.059%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.059%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.059%) Smallworld
9 2 (0.030%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.030%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.030%) IIS
9 2 (0.030%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.030%) Umbraco
Applications
1 366 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 269 (3.99%) MS Visio
3 234 (3.47%) MS Office
4 109 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 69 (1.02%) MS Project
6 11 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.045%) SPSS
9 2 (0.030%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.015%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 102 (1.51%) SAP ERP
2 99 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 95 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 56 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 45 (0.67%) SAP SD
6 37 (0.55%) Oracle ASCP
7 34 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
8 33 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
9 31 (0.46%) SAP APO
10 25 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 25 (0.37%) SAP SCM
11 23 (0.34%) Sonata
12 22 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
13 20 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
14 18 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
15 17 (0.25%) SAP FI
16 16 (0.24%) Summit
16 16 (0.24%) Temenos T24
17 15 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 14 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (0.98%) SaaS
2 24 (0.36%) Office 365
3 21 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.18%) Lucidchart
6 11 (0.16%) Force.com
7 10 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (0.12%) PaaS
9 6 (0.089%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.074%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.045%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.045%) Trello
12 2 (0.030%) Asana
12 2 (0.030%) IaaS
12 2 (0.030%) Taleo
12 2 (0.030%) Veeva
12 2 (0.030%) Yammer
13 1 (0.015%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.015%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.015%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (0.70%) Internet
2 31 (0.46%) Intranet
3 14 (0.21%) Extranet
4 10 (0.15%) ATM
5 7 (0.10%) CTI
5 7 (0.10%) LAN
5 7 (0.10%) WAN
6 5 (0.074%) HTTP
6 5 (0.074%) SAN
6 5 (0.074%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.059%) Firewall
7 4 (0.059%) Network Security
7 4 (0.059%) Skype
7 4 (0.059%) WebEx
8 3 (0.045%) Broadband
8 3 (0.045%) FTP
8 3 (0.045%) IMAP
8 3 (0.045%) POP3
8 3 (0.045%) VoIP
9 2 (0.030%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 171 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
3 89 (1.32%) Big Data
3 89 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (0.85%) Data Mining
5 40 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 38 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 36 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (0.47%) Power BI
9 30 (0.45%) QlikView
10 29 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (0.37%) Hadoop
12 19 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 19 (0.28%) MS Access
13 18 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (0.24%) SAP HANA
15 15 (0.22%) Oracle Database
16 12 (0.18%) SAP BW
17 10 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (0.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 328 (4.87%) JIRA
2 54 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (0.73%) Toad
4 19 (0.28%) Axure RP
5 17 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 13 (0.19%) SoapUI
7 12 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.15%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.089%) Rational Rose
9 6 (0.089%) Selenium
9 6 (0.089%) SpecFlow
9 6 (0.089%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.059%) Hudson
11 3 (0.045%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.045%) RequisitePro
11 3 (0.045%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.030%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.030%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.030%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.030%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2364 (35.08%) Finance
2 885 (13.13%) Retail
3 723 (10.73%) Banking
4 314 (4.66%) Marketing
5 256 (3.80%) Legal
6 241 (3.58%) Investment Banking
7 236 (3.50%) Front Office
8 220 (3.26%) Manufacturing
9 208 (3.09%) Back Office
10 172 (2.55%) Telecoms
11 143 (2.12%) Law
12 110 (1.63%) Publishing
13 106 (1.57%) Advertising
14 81 (1.20%) Financial Institution
15 59 (0.88%) Retail Banking
16 54 (0.80%) Billing
16 54 (0.80%) Private Banking
17 51 (0.76%) Games
18 50 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
19 36 (0.53%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (4.07%) .NET
2 237 (3.52%) XML
3 65 (0.96%) Web Services
4 47 (0.70%) HTML
5 45 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 24 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 20 (0.30%) JSON
9 19 (0.28%) FpML
10 18 (0.27%) CSS
10 18 (0.27%) XSD
11 16 (0.24%) SOAP
12 15 (0.22%) Mason
13 14 (0.21%) Velocity
14 13 (0.19%) Node.js
14 13 (0.19%) XML Schema
15 11 (0.16%) Gherkin
15 11 (0.16%) HTML5
16 10 (0.15%) Middleware
17 9 (0.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1082 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 300 (4.45%) User Experience
3 248 (3.68%) Fixed Income
4 231 (3.43%) Derivative
5 229 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 158 (2.34%) FMCG
7 157 (2.33%) Equities
8 149 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 133 (1.97%) Fintech
9 133 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 125 (1.85%) Computer Science
11 89 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 62 (0.92%) Reinsurance
13 57 (0.85%) Credit Risk
14 54 (0.80%) Data Structures
15 52 (0.77%) iPad
16 46 (0.68%) Hedge funds
16 46 (0.68%) Smart Meter
17 44 (0.65%) Market Risk
18 39 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (1.38%) Windows
2 53 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 40 (0.59%) Android
4 36 (0.53%) Unix
5 18 (0.27%) Linux
6 17 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.045%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.030%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.030%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.030%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.015%) AIX
9 1 (0.015%) VMS
9 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3003 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2864 (42.50%) Business Analysis
3 1365 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 938 (13.92%) Scrum
5 879 (13.04%) User Stories
6 856 (12.70%) Project Management
7 842 (12.49%) SDLC
8 786 (11.66%) Waterfall
9 741 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 582 (8.64%) Use Case
11 570 (8.46%) UML
12 538 (7.98%) E-Commerce
13 412 (6.11%) CRM
14 393 (5.83%) Change Management
15 391 (5.80%) ERP
16 364 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
17 358 (5.31%) PRINCE2
18 318 (4.72%) Data Analysis
19 309 (4.59%) GAP Analysis
20 285 (4.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 876 (13.00%) SQL
2 119 (1.77%) C#
3 112 (1.66%) Java
4 73 (1.08%) C
5 59 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 45 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 44 (0.65%) VBA
8 30 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 18 (0.27%) R
10 17 (0.25%) PHP
11 16 (0.24%) VB
12 15 (0.22%) ABAP
13 13 (0.19%) Python
14 11 (0.16%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.12%) C++
16 7 (0.10%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.074%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.059%) COBOL
18 4 (0.059%) Scala
19 3 (0.045%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 767 (11.38%) Degree
2 552 (8.19%) ISEB
3 94 (1.39%) IIBA
4 59 (0.88%) CBAP
4 59 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 31 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 30 (0.45%) ACCA
7 27 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 26 (0.39%) CIMA
9 25 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 21 (0.31%) CIPFA
11 20 (0.30%) SC Cleared
12 16 (0.24%) PMP
13 12 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 11 (0.16%) PhD
15 9 (0.13%) APMP
16 8 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
16 8 (0.12%) MBA
16 8 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (4.23%) QA
2 171 (2.54%) MiFID
3 56 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 47 (0.70%) EMIR
5 29 (0.43%) FATCA
6 24 (0.36%) IFRS
7 21 (0.31%) Basel III
7 21 (0.31%) IFRS 9
8 20 (0.30%) ISO 14001
8 20 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.30%) SLA
9 18 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
10 16 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (0.22%) Basel II
12 14 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 14 (0.21%) SEPA
13 13 (0.19%) GxP
14 12 (0.18%) PCI DSS
14 12 (0.18%) Solvency II
15 7 (0.10%) AIFMD
System Software
1 13 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.015%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.015%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.015%) HDFS
3 1 (0.015%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.13%) RSA Archer
3 6 (0.089%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.045%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.030%) Kibana
5 2 (0.030%) logstash
5 2 (0.030%) Nagios
5 2 (0.030%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.030%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.015%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 522 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 350 (5.19%) SAP
3 272 (4.04%) Oracle
4 135 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 51 (0.76%) Bloomberg
5 51 (0.76%) Tableau
6 46 (0.68%) Murex
7 42 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 36 (0.53%) IBM
9 35 (0.52%) Calypso
10 32 (0.47%) hybris
11 31 (0.46%) OpenText
12 27 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 27 (0.40%) Charles River
13 26 (0.39%) JDA
14 25 (0.37%) Avaloq
15 24 (0.36%) Reuters
15 24 (0.36%) ServiceNow
16 23 (0.34%) Pega
17 22 (0.33%) Google
London
Ebury
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £102,000 per annum Including Car + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £63000.00 - £73000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £41500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago