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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 69 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3933 4565 4757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.28% 4.64% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 4.80% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3864 4115
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
Business Analyst
UK

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
88598 95023 106698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75388 78886 88134
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 June 2016.

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 1 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 2125 £55,000 - 178
South East -52 485 £47,500 - 68
East of England +22 273 £45,000 - 21
West Midlands +7 269 £43,500 - 21
Yorkshire -17 237 £42,500 +6.25% 34
North West +1 232 £40,000 - 35
South West +11 192 £40,250 -5.29% 22
East Midlands -28 94 £42,500 - 11
Midlands +18 14 £55,000 -
North East -12 10 £34,500 +0.38% 6
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, 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 3329 (42.14%) Business Analysis
2 3004 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 2935 (37.16%) Finance
4 1624 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1398 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1225 (15.51%) Project Management
7 1058 (13.39%) Degree
8 1048 (13.27%) SDLC
9 960 (12.15%) Scrum
10 917 (11.61%) SQL
11 910 (11.52%) Retail
12 882 (11.17%) Banking
13 876 (11.09%) Use Case
14 835 (10.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 816 (10.33%) UML
16 812 (10.28%) User Stories
17 811 (10.27%) Waterfall
18 744 (9.42%) E-Commerce
19 673 (8.52%) ISEB
20 625 (7.91%) Microsoft
21 592 (7.49%) Change Management
22 553 (7.00%) CRM
23 524 (6.63%) PRINCE2
24 506 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
25 485 (6.14%) MS Excel
26 475 (6.01%) Data Modelling
27 439 (5.56%) Data Analysis
28 397 (5.03%) MS Office
29 395 (5.00%) QA
30 385 (4.87%) 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
1 168 (2.13%) Confluence
2 147 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 100 (1.27%) CMS
4 54 (0.68%) SAS
5 24 (0.30%) WebSphere
6 21 (0.27%) NServiceBus
7 17 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (0.19%) MS Exchange
9 13 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.16%) IIS
10 12 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.11%) JBoss
12 7 (0.089%) Documentum
12 7 (0.089%) Node.js
12 7 (0.089%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.076%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.063%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.063%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.051%) Apache
15 4 (0.051%) Tomcat
Applications
1 485 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 397 (5.03%) MS Office
3 370 (4.68%) MS Visio
4 204 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 92 (1.16%) MS Project
6 37 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.10%) SPSS
8 7 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.076%) Mingle
10 2 (0.025%) Gliffy
11 1 (0.013%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.013%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 115 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 45 (0.57%) SAP FI
4 44 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 39 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 37 (0.47%) Finacle
6 37 (0.47%) Temenos T24
7 36 (0.46%) SAP CO
8 34 (0.43%) SAP ERP
8 34 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
9 33 (0.42%) SAP SD
9 33 (0.42%) thinkFolio
10 31 (0.39%) SAP MM
11 30 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 29 (0.37%) SAP FS
13 26 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
14 24 (0.30%) SAP CRM
15 20 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
15 20 (0.25%) Misys Midas
15 20 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 64 (0.81%) SaaS
2 26 (0.33%) Office 365
3 25 (0.32%) Force.com
4 19 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.10%) Lucidchart
6 7 (0.089%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.089%) GitHub
6 7 (0.089%) Trello
7 6 (0.076%) Google Drive
7 6 (0.076%) Taleo
8 5 (0.063%) PaaS
9 4 (0.051%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.038%) IaaS
10 3 (0.038%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.013%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.013%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 62 (0.78%) Internet
2 28 (0.35%) Intranet
3 14 (0.18%) Extranet
4 10 (0.13%) HTTP
4 10 (0.13%) Wireless
5 7 (0.089%) Firewall
5 7 (0.089%) LAN
5 7 (0.089%) Skype
5 7 (0.089%) WAN
6 6 (0.076%) WebEx
7 5 (0.063%) Broadband
7 5 (0.063%) SAN
7 5 (0.063%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.063%) VPN
8 4 (0.051%) Multicast
9 3 (0.038%) FTP
9 3 (0.038%) VoIP
9 3 (0.038%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.025%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.025%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 290 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 117 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 65 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
6 65 (0.82%) SAP BW
7 57 (0.72%) Big Data
8 50 (0.63%) QlikView
9 47 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 26 (0.33%) Data Mining
11 26 (0.33%) MySQL
12 23 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 23 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (0.25%) MS Access
14 18 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (0.23%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.23%) SAP BI
15 17 (0.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 357 (4.52%) JIRA
2 64 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 35 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 13 (0.16%) Axure RP
5 13 (0.16%) Toad
6 10 (0.13%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.11%) ERwin
7 9 (0.11%) Rational Rose
8 8 (0.10%) CaliberRM
8 8 (0.10%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.10%) LSMW
9 7 (0.089%) Selenium
9 7 (0.089%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (0.089%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.076%) VersionOne
11 5 (0.063%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.063%) RequisitePro
12 4 (0.051%) JUnit
General
1 2935 (37.16%) Finance
2 910 (11.52%) Retail
3 882 (11.17%) Banking
4 385 (4.87%) Marketing
5 346 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 321 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 307 (3.89%) Front Office
8 255 (3.23%) Back Office
9 252 (3.19%) Legal
10 194 (2.46%) Law
11 170 (2.15%) Manufacturing
12 149 (1.89%) Advertising
13 127 (1.61%) Billing
14 96 (1.22%) Publishing
15 88 (1.11%) Retail Banking
16 83 (1.05%) French Language
17 75 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
18 72 (0.91%) Financial Institution
19 61 (0.77%) Games
20 51 (0.65%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (3.29%) .NET
2 234 (2.96%) XML
3 132 (1.67%) Web Services
4 91 (1.15%) HTML
5 45 (0.57%) .NET Framework
6 41 (0.52%) CSS
6 41 (0.52%) JSON
7 35 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
8 25 (0.32%) EDI
9 19 (0.24%) MDX
10 18 (0.23%) Gherkin
10 18 (0.23%) SOAP
11 15 (0.19%) ASP.NET
11 15 (0.19%) REST
12 14 (0.18%) GWT
13 13 (0.16%) Middleware
13 13 (0.16%) Spring
13 13 (0.16%) XML Schema
14 12 (0.15%) Mason
15 10 (0.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1398 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 267 (3.38%) User Experience
4 249 (3.15%) Derivative
4 249 (3.15%) Fixed Income
5 211 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 197 (2.49%) Equities
7 178 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 178 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 134 (1.70%) FMCG
9 99 (1.25%) Mathematics
10 91 (1.15%) Credit Risk
11 89 (1.13%) Market Risk
12 78 (0.99%) Fintech
13 71 (0.90%) SWIFT
14 69 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
15 62 (0.78%) Visualisation
16 60 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 55 (0.70%) Economics
18 51 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (0.87%) Windows
2 47 (0.60%) Unix
3 46 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 39 (0.49%) Android
4 39 (0.49%) Linux
5 11 (0.14%) Windows 7
5 11 (0.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.089%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.025%) VMS
8 2 (0.025%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.013%) AIX
9 1 (0.013%) HPUX
9 1 (0.013%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.013%) Solaris
9 1 (0.013%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.013%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.013%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.013%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3329 (42.14%) Business Analysis
2 3004 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1624 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1225 (15.51%) Project Management
5 1048 (13.27%) SDLC
6 960 (12.15%) Scrum
7 876 (11.09%) Use Case
8 835 (10.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 816 (10.33%) UML
10 812 (10.28%) User Stories
11 811 (10.27%) Waterfall
12 744 (9.42%) E-Commerce
13 592 (7.49%) Change Management
14 553 (7.00%) CRM
15 524 (6.63%) PRINCE2
16 506 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
17 475 (6.01%) Data Modelling
18 439 (5.56%) Data Analysis
19 384 (4.86%) Requirements Analysis
20 356 (4.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 917 (11.61%) SQL
2 184 (2.33%) C#
3 178 (2.25%) Java
4 66 (0.84%) JavaScript
5 63 (0.80%) VBA
6 52 (0.66%) C
7 49 (0.62%) PL/SQL
8 40 (0.51%) C++
9 32 (0.41%) PHP
10 23 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 16 (0.20%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.19%) VB
13 13 (0.16%) Apex Code
13 13 (0.16%) R
14 12 (0.15%) ABAP
14 12 (0.15%) Python
15 11 (0.14%) COBOL
16 10 (0.13%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.076%) SAPscript
18 5 (0.063%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1058 (13.39%) Degree
2 673 (8.52%) ISEB
3 105 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 81 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 73 (0.92%) IIBA
6 69 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 60 (0.76%) PMP
7 60 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 48 (0.61%) ACCA
9 43 (0.54%) CBAP
10 39 (0.49%) CIMA
11 24 (0.30%) PhD
12 20 (0.25%) DV Cleared
13 19 (0.24%) CIPFA
14 14 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 14 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (0.11%) CITP
15 9 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
16 7 (0.089%) CCNP
16 7 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 395 (5.00%) QA
2 153 (1.94%) MiFID
3 103 (1.30%) EMIR
4 101 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 64 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
6 63 (0.80%) FATCA
7 60 (0.76%) SEPA
8 38 (0.48%) Solvency II
9 32 (0.41%) CRD IV
10 31 (0.39%) SLA
11 27 (0.34%) Basel III
12 24 (0.30%) ISO20022
13 20 (0.25%) COREP
14 18 (0.23%) Basel II
15 17 (0.22%) FINREP
16 16 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 14 (0.18%) PCI DSS
18 13 (0.16%) GAAP
19 10 (0.13%) ISO 9001
19 10 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 22 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.013%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.013%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.089%) Puppet
3 5 (0.063%) RSA Archer
4 4 (0.051%) BladeLogic
4 4 (0.051%) Control-M
5 1 (0.013%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.013%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.013%) Netcool
Vendors
1 625 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 366 (4.63%) SAP
3 292 (3.70%) Oracle
4 193 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (1.13%) hybris
6 75 (0.95%) Tableau
7 65 (0.82%) Cognos
8 59 (0.75%) Calypso
9 55 (0.70%) Hyperion
10 53 (0.67%) Murex
11 52 (0.66%) Atlassian
12 48 (0.61%) Guidewire
13 46 (0.58%) Charles River
14 34 (0.43%) IBM
15 33 (0.42%) ATG
15 33 (0.42%) JD Edwards
16 29 (0.37%) Google
17 22 (0.28%) Thunderhead
18 21 (0.27%) CODA
19 20 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Competitive +benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
MI5
Salary: From £43,027 to £46,227 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday