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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 70 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3817 4651 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.16% 4.54% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 4.71% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3264 3996 4153
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,775 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -9 2003 £58,000 +5.45% 199
South East -40 507 £47,500 - 57
West Midlands -2 273 £43,500 +2.35% 31
Yorkshire -3 237 £42,250 +5.62% 38
East of England +9 226 £45,000 +5.88% 28
North West -13 220 £40,000 - 44
South West +13 211 £42,500 +6.25% 23
East Midlands -32 119 £42,500 -5.55% 15
North East -12 11 £31,000 -1.58% 3
Midlands +18 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3325 (41.90%) Business Analysis
2 3001 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
3 2943 (37.09%) Finance
4 1736 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1351 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1238 (15.60%) Project Management
7 1024 (12.90%) Retail
8 1000 (12.60%) Degree
9 985 (12.41%) SDLC
10 941 (11.86%) SQL
11 899 (11.33%) Scrum
12 876 (11.04%) User Stories
13 867 (10.93%) Use Case
14 837 (10.55%) Banking
15 823 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 795 (10.02%) Waterfall
17 720 (9.07%) E-Commerce
18 718 (9.05%) UML
19 665 (8.38%) ISEB
20 609 (7.67%) Microsoft
21 581 (7.32%) Change Management
22 526 (6.63%) CRM
23 519 (6.54%) PRINCE2
24 491 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
25 463 (5.83%) MS Excel
26 457 (5.76%) Data Analysis
27 430 (5.42%) Data Modelling
28 413 (5.20%) SAP
29 401 (5.05%) ERP
30 389 (4.90%) 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
1 156 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 151 (1.90%) Confluence
3 99 (1.25%) CMS
4 36 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 29 (0.37%) SAS
6 18 (0.23%) NServiceBus
7 14 (0.18%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.14%) JBoss
9 10 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.10%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.088%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.088%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.076%) IIS
13 5 (0.063%) Drupal
13 5 (0.063%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.050%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.050%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.038%) Apache
15 3 (0.038%) Tomcat
Applications
1 463 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 384 (4.84%) MS Office
3 380 (4.79%) MS Visio
4 193 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 93 (1.17%) MS Project
6 38 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.050%) Mingle
9 3 (0.038%) SPSS
10 1 (0.013%) DOC1
10 1 (0.013%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 111 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 61 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 56 (0.71%) SAP FI
5 46 (0.58%) SAP SD
6 44 (0.55%) SAP CO
7 42 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 41 (0.52%) Finacle
8 41 (0.52%) SAP ERP
8 41 (0.52%) Temenos T24
9 40 (0.50%) SAP FS
10 35 (0.44%) SAP MM
11 34 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 32 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
13 30 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
14 29 (0.37%) thinkFolio
15 26 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 23 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
17 22 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
18 21 (0.26%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 71 (0.89%) SaaS
2 30 (0.38%) Office 365
3 23 (0.29%) Force.com
4 19 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (0.14%) Taleo
7 8 (0.10%) Google Drive
8 7 (0.088%) Silverpop
9 6 (0.076%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.076%) PaaS
9 6 (0.076%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.076%) Trello
10 5 (0.063%) Lucidchart
11 4 (0.050%) BlueKai
11 4 (0.050%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.038%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.025%) IaaS
14 1 (0.013%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 53 (0.67%) Internet
2 19 (0.24%) Intranet
3 9 (0.11%) Broadband
3 9 (0.11%) CTI
3 9 (0.11%) Extranet
3 9 (0.11%) Skype
3 9 (0.11%) Wireless
4 8 (0.10%) SAN
5 7 (0.088%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.076%) HTTP
6 6 (0.076%) Multicast
7 5 (0.063%) VPN
8 4 (0.050%) LAN
8 4 (0.050%) WAN
9 3 (0.038%) Firewall
9 3 (0.038%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.038%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.038%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.025%) PPP
10 2 (0.025%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 258 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 91 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 63 (0.79%) SAP BW
6 59 (0.74%) QlikView
7 45 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
9 39 (0.49%) Big Data
10 37 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 29 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 26 (0.33%) Data Mining
13 25 (0.32%) MySQL
14 24 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 24 (0.30%) SAP BI
15 20 (0.25%) RDBMS
15 20 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (0.23%) MS Access
17 15 (0.19%) DB2
18 14 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 337 (4.25%) JIRA
2 46 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 36 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (0.32%) Toad
5 15 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 9 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (0.10%) CaliberRM
7 8 (0.10%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.088%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.076%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.076%) LSMW
10 5 (0.063%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (0.063%) RequisitePro
10 5 (0.063%) Selenium
11 4 (0.050%) Lombardi
11 4 (0.050%) VersionOne
11 4 (0.050%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.038%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.038%) TestNG
General
1 2943 (37.09%) Finance
2 1024 (12.90%) Retail
3 837 (10.55%) Banking
4 389 (4.90%) Marketing
5 320 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 317 (3.99%) Front Office
7 294 (3.71%) Investment Banking
8 258 (3.25%) Legal
9 228 (2.87%) Back Office
10 190 (2.39%) Law
11 188 (2.37%) Manufacturing
12 132 (1.66%) Advertising
13 117 (1.47%) Billing
14 86 (1.08%) Publishing
15 85 (1.07%) Financial Institution
16 83 (1.05%) Retail Banking
17 76 (0.96%) French Language
18 64 (0.81%) Games
18 64 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
19 51 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (3.38%) .NET
2 215 (2.71%) XML
3 100 (1.26%) Web Services
4 84 (1.06%) HTML
5 44 (0.55%) .NET Framework
6 37 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
7 33 (0.42%) JSON
8 28 (0.35%) EDI
9 27 (0.34%) CSS
10 20 (0.25%) MDX
11 17 (0.21%) SOAP
12 14 (0.18%) Mason
12 14 (0.18%) REST
13 12 (0.15%) Gherkin
13 12 (0.15%) GWT
13 12 (0.15%) Spring
14 11 (0.14%) COM
14 11 (0.14%) XML Schema
15 9 (0.11%) ASP.NET
15 9 (0.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1351 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
2 349 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 266 (3.35%) Fixed Income
4 265 (3.34%) Derivative
5 233 (2.94%) User Experience
6 213 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 202 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 194 (2.44%) Equities
9 166 (2.09%) Mobile App
10 119 (1.50%) FMCG
11 110 (1.39%) Fintech
12 104 (1.31%) Credit Risk
13 93 (1.17%) Market Risk
14 80 (1.01%) SWIFT
15 75 (0.95%) OTC Derivatives
16 74 (0.93%) Mathematics
17 68 (0.86%) Economics
18 61 (0.77%) Reinsurance
19 56 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
20 55 (0.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 58 (0.73%) Windows
2 57 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 45 (0.57%) Android
4 39 (0.49%) Unix
5 31 (0.39%) Linux
6 8 (0.10%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.076%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.063%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.050%) AIX
9 4 (0.050%) HPUX
9 4 (0.050%) Solaris
9 4 (0.050%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.050%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.038%) VMS
10 3 (0.038%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.013%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.013%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.013%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.013%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3325 (41.90%) Business Analysis
2 3001 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1736 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1238 (15.60%) Project Management
5 985 (12.41%) SDLC
6 899 (11.33%) Scrum
7 876 (11.04%) User Stories
8 867 (10.93%) Use Case
9 823 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 795 (10.02%) Waterfall
11 720 (9.07%) E-Commerce
12 718 (9.05%) UML
13 581 (7.32%) Change Management
14 526 (6.63%) CRM
15 519 (6.54%) PRINCE2
16 491 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
17 457 (5.76%) Data Analysis
18 430 (5.42%) Data Modelling
19 401 (5.05%) ERP
20 362 (4.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 941 (11.86%) SQL
2 187 (2.36%) Java
3 158 (1.99%) C#
4 88 (1.11%) C
5 76 (0.96%) VBA
6 51 (0.64%) PL/SQL
7 44 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 36 (0.45%) C++
9 22 (0.28%) T-SQL
10 20 (0.25%) PHP
11 17 (0.21%) R
12 16 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 12 (0.15%) ABAP
13 12 (0.15%) Apex Code
13 12 (0.15%) VB
14 9 (0.11%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.10%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.088%) COBOL
16 7 (0.088%) RPG
17 6 (0.076%) Python
Qualifications
1 1000 (12.60%) Degree
2 665 (8.38%) ISEB
3 91 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 85 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 71 (0.89%) PMP
6 68 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 67 (0.84%) IIBA
8 65 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 50 (0.63%) ACCA
10 47 (0.59%) CBAP
10 47 (0.59%) CIMA
11 26 (0.33%) PhD
12 25 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 20 (0.25%) CIPFA
14 14 (0.18%) ISTQB
15 11 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
15 11 (0.14%) MBA
16 10 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 8 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 6 (0.076%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (4.74%) QA
2 161 (2.03%) MiFID
3 85 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 83 (1.05%) EMIR
5 63 (0.79%) FATCA
6 59 (0.74%) SEPA
7 39 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
8 33 (0.42%) ISO20022
9 27 (0.34%) CRD IV
10 25 (0.32%) Basel III
11 19 (0.24%) SLA
12 18 (0.23%) Basel II
13 17 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 16 (0.20%) COREP
15 15 (0.19%) PCI DSS
16 12 (0.15%) FINREP
17 11 (0.14%) PMBOK
17 11 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 10 (0.13%) UCITS
19 9 (0.11%) TARGET2
System Software
1 28 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.025%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.013%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.076%) BladeLogic
2 6 (0.076%) Control-M
3 4 (0.050%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.013%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 609 (7.67%) Microsoft
2 413 (5.20%) SAP
3 327 (4.12%) Oracle
4 186 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
5 83 (1.05%) hybris
6 72 (0.91%) Tableau
7 62 (0.78%) Guidewire
8 61 (0.77%) Charles River
9 52 (0.66%) Cognos
10 51 (0.64%) Calypso
11 49 (0.62%) Murex
12 43 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 43 (0.54%) Bloomberg
13 41 (0.52%) JD Edwards
14 40 (0.50%) IBM
15 36 (0.45%) Hyperion
16 26 (0.33%) HP
17 25 (0.32%) Google
17 25 (0.32%) Temenos
18 24 (0.30%) Unisys
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £41,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Hydrogen
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + holiday & sick pay etc.
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £47775 - £63700 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonues + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 5 hours ago