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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 68 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3737 4422 4534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.17% 4.32% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 4.49% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3151 3798 3871
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +3 1876 £57,500 -4.16% 164
South East -14 525 £49,000 +3.15% 54
West Midlands -5 281 £43,500 +2.35% 29
Yorkshire +12 271 £41,000 +2.50% 21
North West +3 244 £40,500 -4.70% 42
East of England -11 229 £45,000 +1.12% 27
South West -12 189 £45,000 +12.50% 23
East Midlands -38 114 £41,500 -2.35% 20
North East -14 11 £36,250 -7.05% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 3087 (40.94%) Business Analysis
2 2892 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2703 (35.85%) Finance
4 1554 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 1224 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1106 (14.67%) Project Management
7 1048 (13.90%) Retail
8 950 (12.60%) SQL
9 906 (12.02%) User Stories
10 883 (11.71%) Scrum
11 876 (11.62%) Degree
12 871 (11.55%) SDLC
13 821 (10.89%) Banking
13 821 (10.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 779 (10.33%) Use Case
15 747 (9.91%) Waterfall
16 650 (8.62%) ISEB
17 627 (8.32%) UML
18 603 (8.00%) E-Commerce
19 505 (6.70%) CRM
20 496 (6.58%) Microsoft
21 473 (6.27%) Change Management
22 446 (5.92%) PRINCE2
23 430 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
24 404 (5.36%) Data Analysis
25 396 (5.25%) ERP
26 383 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
27 378 (5.01%) SAP
28 353 (4.68%) MS Excel
29 351 (4.66%) MS Visio

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
1 138 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 129 (1.71%) Confluence
3 88 (1.17%) CMS
4 43 (0.57%) WebSphere
5 20 (0.27%) SAS
6 17 (0.23%) NServiceBus
7 11 (0.15%) Alfresco
7 11 (0.15%) JBoss
8 10 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.093%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.080%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.066%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.066%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.066%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.053%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.027%) Drupal
13 2 (0.027%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.027%) WordPress
14 1 (0.013%) FileNet
14 1 (0.013%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 353 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 351 (4.66%) MS Visio
3 334 (4.43%) MS Office
4 166 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 89 (1.18%) MS Project
6 26 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.040%) SPSS
9 2 (0.027%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.013%) DOC1
10 1 (0.013%) Mingle
10 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.013%) Stata
Business Applications
1 105 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 53 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 44 (0.58%) SAP ERP
5 40 (0.53%) SAP SD
6 38 (0.50%) SAP FI
7 36 (0.48%) Finacle
7 36 (0.48%) Temenos T24
8 34 (0.45%) SAP CO
8 34 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
9 30 (0.40%) thinkFolio
10 28 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
11 27 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 27 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 27 (0.36%) SAP FS
12 25 (0.33%) SAP MM
12 25 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 24 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
14 22 (0.29%) Markit EDM
15 21 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 70 (0.93%) SaaS
2 36 (0.48%) Office 365
3 22 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.23%) Force.com
5 14 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.19%) Lucidchart
6 13 (0.17%) Taleo
7 10 (0.13%) Google Drive
8 9 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.093%) Silverpop
11 6 (0.080%) PaaS
12 5 (0.066%) Trello
13 4 (0.053%) BlueKai
13 4 (0.053%) FinancialForce.com
13 4 (0.053%) IaaS
14 1 (0.013%) Responsys
14 1 (0.013%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 46 (0.61%) Internet
2 20 (0.27%) Intranet
3 17 (0.23%) CTI
4 12 (0.16%) Skype
5 9 (0.12%) Broadband
6 6 (0.080%) Multicast
6 6 (0.080%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.066%) Wireless
8 4 (0.053%) HTTP
8 4 (0.053%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.053%) VPN
8 4 (0.053%) WebEx
9 3 (0.040%) Extranet
9 3 (0.040%) LAN
9 3 (0.040%) SAN
9 3 (0.040%) WAN
10 2 (0.027%) Firewall
10 2 (0.027%) Network Security
10 2 (0.027%) SWIFTNet
10 2 (0.027%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
2 193 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 68 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (0.84%) QlikView
5 47 (0.62%) SAP BW
6 46 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 43 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 39 (0.52%) Big Data
9 36 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 26 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 19 (0.25%) MS Access
14 18 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (0.23%) MySQL
16 15 (0.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 15 (0.20%) SAP BI
16 15 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (0.19%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 329 (4.36%) JIRA
2 36 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (0.40%) Axure RP
4 29 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 27 (0.36%) Toad
6 10 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.12%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.066%) CaliberRM
9 4 (0.053%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.053%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.053%) Lombardi
10 3 (0.040%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.040%) MorphX
10 3 (0.040%) NUnit
10 3 (0.040%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.040%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.040%) RequisitePro
10 3 (0.040%) TestNG
10 3 (0.040%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.027%) WebDriver
General
1 2703 (35.85%) Finance
2 1048 (13.90%) Retail
3 821 (10.89%) Banking
4 348 (4.62%) Marketing
5 345 (4.58%) Front Office
6 305 (4.05%) Investment Banking
7 269 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 240 (3.18%) Legal
9 226 (3.00%) Back Office
10 187 (2.48%) Manufacturing
11 150 (1.99%) Law
12 133 (1.76%) Advertising
13 97 (1.29%) Billing
14 93 (1.23%) Publishing
15 89 (1.18%) Financial Institution
16 84 (1.11%) Retail Banking
17 61 (0.81%) Games
18 60 (0.80%) French Language
19 54 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
20 38 (0.50%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (3.08%) .NET
2 180 (2.39%) XML
3 72 (0.95%) HTML
4 66 (0.88%) Web Services
5 45 (0.60%) .NET Framework
6 37 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
7 23 (0.31%) SOAP
8 20 (0.27%) JSON
9 16 (0.21%) FpML
9 16 (0.21%) MDX
10 15 (0.20%) Mason
11 14 (0.19%) CSS
12 13 (0.17%) EDI
13 9 (0.12%) ASP.NET
13 9 (0.12%) Gherkin
13 9 (0.12%) Middleware
14 8 (0.11%) Velocity
15 7 (0.093%) GWT
15 7 (0.093%) REST
15 7 (0.093%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1224 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 296 (3.93%) Fixed Income
3 292 (3.87%) Derivative
4 278 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 218 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 209 (2.77%) User Experience
7 188 (2.49%) Equities
8 161 (2.14%) Mobile App
9 151 (2.00%) Computer Science
10 136 (1.80%) Fintech
11 113 (1.50%) FMCG
12 97 (1.29%) Credit Risk
13 87 (1.15%) Market Risk
14 76 (1.01%) SWIFT
15 75 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 67 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
17 66 (0.88%) Reinsurance
18 56 (0.74%) Hedge funds
19 54 (0.72%) Economics
20 52 (0.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 69 (0.92%) Apple iOS
2 62 (0.82%) Windows
3 47 (0.62%) Android
4 38 (0.50%) Unix
5 24 (0.32%) Linux
6 8 (0.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.093%) Solaris
8 6 (0.080%) AIX
8 6 (0.080%) HPUX
8 6 (0.080%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.040%) VMS
9 3 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.027%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.013%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.013%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.013%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.013%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3087 (40.94%) Business Analysis
2 2892 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1554 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 1106 (14.67%) Project Management
5 906 (12.02%) User Stories
6 883 (11.71%) Scrum
7 871 (11.55%) SDLC
8 821 (10.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 779 (10.33%) Use Case
10 747 (9.91%) Waterfall
11 627 (8.32%) UML
12 603 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 505 (6.70%) CRM
14 473 (6.27%) Change Management
15 446 (5.92%) PRINCE2
16 430 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
17 404 (5.36%) Data Analysis
18 396 (5.25%) ERP
19 383 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
20 347 (4.60%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 950 (12.60%) SQL
2 156 (2.07%) Java
3 112 (1.49%) C#
4 108 (1.43%) C
5 81 (1.07%) VBA
6 63 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 41 (0.54%) JavaScript
8 23 (0.31%) R
8 23 (0.31%) T-SQL
9 12 (0.16%) VB
10 11 (0.15%) C++
10 11 (0.15%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.13%) PHP
11 10 (0.13%) Python
12 9 (0.12%) Apex Code
12 9 (0.12%) MATLAB
13 8 (0.11%) RPG
14 7 (0.093%) ABAP
15 6 (0.080%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.040%) X++
Qualifications
1 876 (11.62%) Degree
2 650 (8.62%) ISEB
3 94 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 77 (1.02%) PMI Certification
5 65 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 62 (0.82%) IIBA
7 61 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 60 (0.80%) PMP
9 48 (0.64%) ACCA
10 45 (0.60%) CIMA
11 30 (0.40%) CBAP
12 28 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 25 (0.33%) PhD
14 24 (0.32%) CIPFA
15 14 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 13 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
17 12 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (0.15%) MBA
19 8 (0.11%) APMP
19 8 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (4.58%) QA
2 178 (2.36%) MiFID
3 75 (0.99%) EMIR
4 74 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 58 (0.77%) SEPA
6 46 (0.61%) FATCA
7 34 (0.45%) ISO20022
8 32 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
9 20 (0.27%) Basel III
10 19 (0.25%) PCI DSS
11 16 (0.21%) CRD IV
11 16 (0.21%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.19%) TARGET2
13 13 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 12 (0.16%) SLA
15 10 (0.13%) Basel II
16 8 (0.11%) COREP
16 8 (0.11%) ISO 8583
16 8 (0.11%) PMBOK
17 7 (0.093%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.027%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.080%) RSA Archer
3 4 (0.053%) BladeLogic
3 4 (0.053%) Control-M
4 1 (0.013%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.013%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.013%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.013%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 496 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 378 (5.01%) SAP
3 334 (4.43%) Oracle
4 153 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 67 (0.89%) Charles River
6 66 (0.88%) hybris
7 60 (0.80%) Bloomberg
8 59 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 59 (0.78%) Tableau
9 52 (0.69%) IBM
10 49 (0.65%) Guidewire
11 47 (0.62%) Calypso
12 44 (0.58%) Cognos
13 43 (0.57%) Murex
14 41 (0.54%) Atlassian
15 31 (0.41%) HP
16 29 (0.38%) JDA
17 28 (0.37%) Google
17 28 (0.37%) Hyperion
18 25 (0.33%) Infor
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per day + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £90000.00 per annum + 110,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and package
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago