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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
UK / England
Rank 71 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3122 4040 4257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.01% 4.33% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 4.49% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 3431 3709
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -8 1465 £57,500 - 189
South East -2 474 £45,000 - 64
North West +4 273 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Yorkshire +8 254 £45,000 +12.50% 39
East of England +16 219 £48,500 +1.04% 25
West Midlands -28 200 £43,250 -3.88% 25
South West +13 173 £42,750 -1.72% 32
East Midlands -32 64 £45,000 - 9
North East -3 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Midlands +11 2 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 2913 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2824 (42.22%) Business Analysis
3 2307 (34.49%) Finance
4 1366 (20.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 1046 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
6 904 (13.51%) Scrum
7 887 (13.26%) Project Management
8 886 (13.25%) User Stories
9 885 (13.23%) SQL
10 877 (13.11%) Retail
11 818 (12.23%) SDLC
12 759 (11.35%) Waterfall
13 754 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 750 (11.21%) Degree
15 714 (10.67%) Banking
16 579 (8.66%) Use Case
17 573 (8.57%) ISEB
18 567 (8.48%) UML
19 522 (7.80%) E-Commerce
20 485 (7.25%) Microsoft
21 371 (5.55%) CRM
22 368 (5.50%) PRINCE2
23 366 (5.47%) Change Management
24 346 (5.17%) ERP
25 335 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
26 333 (4.98%) GAP Analysis
27 332 (4.96%) SAP
28 324 (4.84%) JIRA
29 323 (4.83%) MS Excel
30 315 (4.71%) Data Analysis

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
1 129 (1.93%) Confluence
2 85 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 65 (0.97%) CMS
4 32 (0.48%) WebSphere
5 11 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (0.13%) SAS
6 9 (0.13%) Skype for Business
7 7 (0.10%) JBoss
8 5 (0.075%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.075%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.075%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.075%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.060%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.045%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.030%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.030%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.030%) IIS
11 2 (0.030%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.030%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.030%) WordPress
Applications
1 323 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 270 (4.04%) MS Visio
3 261 (3.90%) MS Office
4 104 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 71 (1.06%) MS Project
6 15 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.030%) Gliffy
8 2 (0.030%) SPSS
9 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.015%) Stata
Business Applications
1 97 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 81 (1.21%) SAP ERP
4 39 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 36 (0.54%) Oracle ASCP
6 32 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
7 31 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 31 (0.46%) SAP SD
8 28 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
9 26 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 23 (0.34%) SAP APO
11 22 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
12 21 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 21 (0.31%) Sonata
13 18 (0.27%) SAP FI
13 18 (0.27%) SAP SCM
14 17 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
14 17 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
14 17 (0.25%) Summit
15 16 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 66 (0.99%) SaaS
2 26 (0.39%) Office 365
3 23 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.24%) Lucidchart
5 14 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.19%) Force.com
7 9 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.12%) PaaS
9 7 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.10%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.060%) Trello
11 3 (0.045%) Silverpop
11 3 (0.045%) Taleo
12 2 (0.030%) FinancialForce.com
12 2 (0.030%) IaaS
12 2 (0.030%) Veeva
13 1 (0.015%) BlueKai
13 1 (0.015%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.015%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 45 (0.67%) Internet
2 31 (0.46%) Intranet
3 11 (0.16%) CTI
4 10 (0.15%) Extranet
4 10 (0.15%) Skype
5 8 (0.12%) LAN
5 8 (0.12%) Unified Communications
5 8 (0.12%) WAN
6 7 (0.10%) ATM
7 6 (0.090%) SAN
7 6 (0.090%) WebEx
8 4 (0.060%) Broadband
8 4 (0.060%) Firewall
8 4 (0.060%) Network Security
9 3 (0.045%) VoIP
10 2 (0.030%) HTTP
10 2 (0.030%) POP3
10 2 (0.030%) SMS
10 2 (0.030%) SWIFTNet
10 2 (0.030%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
2 158 (2.36%) SQL Server
3 77 (1.15%) Big Data
3 77 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 45 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 39 (0.58%) QlikView
7 36 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
7 36 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (0.42%) Power BI
9 25 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 18 (0.27%) Hadoop
12 15 (0.22%) SAP HANA
13 14 (0.21%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.21%) SAP BW
14 13 (0.19%) MS Access
14 13 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 324 (4.84%) JIRA
2 49 (0.73%) Toad
3 48 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (0.43%) Axure RP
5 16 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 13 (0.19%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.090%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.090%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.090%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.075%) Selenium
9 4 (0.060%) Hudson
10 3 (0.045%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.045%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.030%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.030%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.030%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.030%) RequisitePro
11 2 (0.030%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.030%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.030%) WebDriver
General
1 2307 (34.49%) Finance
2 877 (13.11%) Retail
3 714 (10.67%) Banking
4 299 (4.47%) Marketing
5 259 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 256 (3.83%) Front Office
7 230 (3.44%) Legal
8 217 (3.24%) Back Office
9 205 (3.06%) Manufacturing
10 193 (2.89%) Telecoms
11 122 (1.82%) Law
12 114 (1.70%) Advertising
13 111 (1.66%) Publishing
14 83 (1.24%) Financial Institution
15 63 (0.94%) Billing
16 54 (0.81%) Games
17 51 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
17 51 (0.76%) Retail Banking
18 36 (0.54%) Private Banking
19 33 (0.49%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (3.81%) .NET
2 198 (2.96%) XML
3 73 (1.09%) Web Services
4 47 (0.70%) HTML
5 42 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 23 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.28%) SOAP
9 18 (0.27%) FpML
10 16 (0.24%) CSS
11 14 (0.21%) Mason
12 13 (0.19%) Middleware
13 12 (0.18%) JSON
13 12 (0.18%) Velocity
14 10 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
15 8 (0.12%) AngularJS
15 8 (0.12%) Node.js
15 8 (0.12%) XSD
16 7 (0.10%) XML Schema
17 6 (0.090%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1046 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 280 (4.19%) User Experience
3 274 (4.10%) Fixed Income
4 256 (3.83%) Derivative
5 209 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 173 (2.59%) Equities
7 167 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 157 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 129 (1.93%) Fintech
10 125 (1.87%) FMCG
11 113 (1.69%) Computer Science
12 85 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 68 (1.02%) Credit Risk
14 58 (0.87%) Reinsurance
15 54 (0.81%) Data Structures
15 54 (0.81%) Market Risk
16 48 (0.72%) iPad
17 46 (0.69%) Smart Meter
18 40 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
19 38 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 90 (1.35%) Windows
2 56 (0.84%) Apple iOS
3 45 (0.67%) Unix
4 42 (0.63%) Android
5 20 (0.30%) Linux
6 13 (0.19%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.045%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.045%) Solaris
7 3 (0.045%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.030%) AIX
8 2 (0.030%) HPUX
8 2 (0.030%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.030%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.015%) VMS
9 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2913 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2824 (42.22%) Business Analysis
3 1366 (20.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 904 (13.51%) Scrum
5 887 (13.26%) Project Management
6 886 (13.25%) User Stories
7 818 (12.23%) SDLC
8 759 (11.35%) Waterfall
9 754 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 579 (8.66%) Use Case
11 567 (8.48%) UML
12 522 (7.80%) E-Commerce
13 371 (5.55%) CRM
14 368 (5.50%) PRINCE2
15 366 (5.47%) Change Management
16 346 (5.17%) ERP
17 335 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
18 333 (4.98%) GAP Analysis
19 315 (4.71%) Data Analysis
20 308 (4.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 885 (13.23%) SQL
2 110 (1.64%) Java
3 109 (1.63%) C#
4 99 (1.48%) C
5 62 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 54 (0.81%) JavaScript
7 47 (0.70%) VBA
8 28 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 23 (0.34%) R
10 20 (0.30%) VB
11 15 (0.22%) Python
12 14 (0.21%) PHP
13 13 (0.19%) ABAP
14 7 (0.10%) C++
14 7 (0.10%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.090%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.075%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.060%) RPG
18 3 (0.045%) Scala
19 2 (0.030%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 750 (11.21%) Degree
2 573 (8.57%) ISEB
3 85 (1.27%) IIBA
4 73 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 40 (0.60%) CBAP
6 37 (0.55%) ACCA
6 37 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 34 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 33 (0.49%) CIMA
9 29 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 29 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 26 (0.39%) CIPFA
10 26 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.30%) PMP
12 12 (0.18%) PhD
13 9 (0.13%) APMG
13 9 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.13%) MBA
14 8 (0.12%) APMP
14 8 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (4.51%) QA
2 190 (2.84%) MiFID
3 63 (0.94%) EMIR
4 54 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.43%) FATCA
6 24 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
7 21 (0.31%) SLA
8 19 (0.28%) Basel III
9 18 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 18 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 18 (0.27%) SEPA
10 16 (0.24%) Basel II
11 15 (0.22%) PCI DSS
12 13 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 12 (0.18%) GxP
13 12 (0.18%) Solvency II
14 11 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (0.12%) TARGET2
16 7 (0.10%) AIFMD
16 7 (0.10%) ISO20022
System Software
1 17 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.060%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.015%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.015%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.015%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.13%) RSA Archer
3 6 (0.090%) 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
1 485 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 332 (4.96%) SAP
3 283 (4.23%) Oracle
4 145 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 60 (0.90%) Bloomberg
6 54 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 46 (0.69%) Tableau
8 44 (0.66%) IBM
9 40 (0.60%) Murex
10 38 (0.57%) Calypso
11 34 (0.51%) hybris
12 32 (0.48%) Atlassian
13 31 (0.46%) JDA
14 30 (0.45%) Reuters
15 28 (0.42%) Guidewire
15 28 (0.42%) OpenText
16 27 (0.40%) Infor
17 26 (0.39%) Charles River
18 25 (0.37%) Google
19 24 (0.36%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus an 18% bonus and excellent bene
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Stott & May
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% pension + 15% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Health, Pension, Childcare vouchers,
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Discount on t
Posted: Yesterday