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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 68 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4105 4718 4916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.26% 4.51% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 4.68% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3975 4178
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2201 £55,000 - 264
South East -30 560 £47,500 +2.15% 87
West Midlands +13 291 £42,500 - 35
East of England +5 284 £47,250 -0.52% 23
Yorkshire -15 243 £42,500 +6.25% 41
North West -1 236 £40,000 - 43
South West -18 170 £42,000 -1.17% 23
East Midlands -31 90 £42,500 - 14
North East +1 13 £35,250 -6.00% 5
Midlands +3 8 £50,000 -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 3526 (43.25%) Business Analysis
2 3083 (37.82%) Finance
3 3032 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1661 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1462 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
6 1271 (15.59%) Project Management
7 1176 (14.43%) Degree
8 1086 (13.32%) SDLC
9 990 (12.14%) Banking
10 956 (11.73%) SQL
11 945 (11.59%) Scrum
12 935 (11.47%) Use Case
13 934 (11.46%) Retail
14 883 (10.83%) UML
15 838 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
16 832 (10.21%) Waterfall
17 773 (9.48%) E-Commerce
18 762 (9.35%) User Stories
19 709 (8.70%) ISEB
20 678 (8.32%) Microsoft
21 625 (7.67%) Change Management
22 574 (7.04%) CRM
23 571 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
24 565 (6.93%) MS Excel
25 557 (6.83%) PRINCE2
26 513 (6.29%) Data Modelling
27 462 (5.67%) MS Office
28 437 (5.36%) Data Analysis
29 424 (5.20%) MS Visio
30 417 (5.12%) QA

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
1 167 (2.05%) Confluence
2 162 (1.99%) SharePoint
3 98 (1.20%) CMS
4 67 (0.82%) SAS
5 25 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 24 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (0.17%) NServiceBus
8 13 (0.16%) IIS
8 13 (0.16%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.098%) Node.js
10 8 (0.098%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.086%) Documentum
12 6 (0.074%) JBoss
13 5 (0.061%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.061%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.049%) Apache
14 4 (0.049%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.049%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 565 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 462 (5.67%) MS Office
3 424 (5.20%) MS Visio
4 219 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 108 (1.32%) MS Project
6 34 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.13%) SPSS
8 6 (0.074%) Gliffy
8 6 (0.074%) Mingle
8 6 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.012%) DOC1
9 1 (0.012%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 123 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 52 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 46 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 39 (0.48%) thinkFolio
6 37 (0.45%) SAP CO
6 37 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 35 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 35 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 29 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
9 28 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
10 27 (0.33%) Finacle
10 27 (0.33%) HFM
10 27 (0.33%) Temenos T24
11 26 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
11 26 (0.32%) SAP ERP
11 26 (0.32%) SAP MM
12 24 (0.29%) SAP CRM
12 24 (0.29%) SAP FS
13 23 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 76 (0.93%) SaaS
2 22 (0.27%) Force.com
3 21 (0.26%) Office 365
4 18 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.098%) GitHub
7 7 (0.086%) Trello
8 6 (0.074%) Lucidchart
9 5 (0.061%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.049%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.049%) Taleo
11 2 (0.025%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.025%) PaaS
12 1 (0.012%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.012%) IaaS
12 1 (0.012%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 64 (0.79%) Internet
2 35 (0.43%) Intranet
3 15 (0.18%) Extranet
4 14 (0.17%) HTTP
5 9 (0.11%) Skype
5 9 (0.11%) Wireless
6 7 (0.086%) Firewall
6 7 (0.086%) LAN
6 7 (0.086%) WAN
7 6 (0.074%) SAN
7 6 (0.074%) WebEx
8 5 (0.061%) Broadband
9 4 (0.049%) CTI
9 4 (0.049%) FTP
10 3 (0.037%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.037%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.025%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.025%) Network Security
11 2 (0.025%) VoIP
11 2 (0.025%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 319 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
3 121 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 87 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
6 64 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 62 (0.76%) SAP BW
8 61 (0.75%) Big Data
9 52 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 48 (0.59%) QlikView
11 43 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
12 33 (0.40%) Data Mining
13 27 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
15 23 (0.28%) MySQL
16 20 (0.25%) MS Access
16 20 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (0.22%) Oracle Database
18 17 (0.21%) OLAP
18 17 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 359 (4.40%) JIRA
2 64 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 36 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (0.18%) Cucumber
4 15 (0.18%) ERwin
4 15 (0.18%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.16%) Toad
6 12 (0.15%) Axure RP
7 11 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 10 (0.12%) Rational Rose
9 8 (0.098%) LSMW
9 8 (0.098%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.098%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (0.086%) Selenium
11 6 (0.074%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.074%) VersionOne
12 5 (0.061%) CaliberRM
12 5 (0.061%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (0.061%) RequisitePro
General
1 3083 (37.82%) Finance
2 990 (12.14%) Banking
3 934 (11.46%) Retail
4 382 (4.69%) Marketing
5 379 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 363 (4.45%) Telecoms
7 327 (4.01%) Front Office
8 286 (3.51%) Back Office
9 264 (3.24%) Legal
10 191 (2.34%) Law
11 174 (2.13%) Manufacturing
12 156 (1.91%) Advertising
13 145 (1.78%) Billing
14 95 (1.17%) Publishing
15 87 (1.07%) Retail Banking
16 75 (0.92%) Financial Institution
16 75 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
17 70 (0.86%) French Language
18 54 (0.66%) Games
19 53 (0.65%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (3.28%) .NET
2 229 (2.81%) XML
3 147 (1.80%) Web Services
4 91 (1.12%) HTML
5 51 (0.63%) CSS
6 41 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 40 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
8 32 (0.39%) JSON
9 27 (0.33%) EDI
10 21 (0.26%) ASP.NET
11 20 (0.25%) Middleware
12 19 (0.23%) MDX
12 19 (0.23%) SOAP
13 16 (0.20%) REST
14 14 (0.17%) Gherkin
14 14 (0.17%) Velocity
15 13 (0.16%) XML Schema
16 11 (0.13%) GWT
17 10 (0.12%) WSDL
18 9 (0.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1462 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 367 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 292 (3.58%) Fixed Income
4 288 (3.53%) User Experience
5 277 (3.40%) Derivative
6 230 (2.82%) Equities
7 214 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 196 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 193 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 138 (1.69%) FMCG
11 116 (1.42%) Mathematics
12 97 (1.19%) Credit Risk
13 90 (1.10%) Market Risk
14 72 (0.88%) Visualisation
15 69 (0.85%) SWIFT
16 65 (0.80%) Fintech
17 60 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
18 55 (0.67%) Hedge funds
19 54 (0.66%) Data Structures
20 51 (0.63%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 68 (0.83%) Windows
2 48 (0.59%) Unix
3 37 (0.45%) Linux
4 32 (0.39%) Android
5 31 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.16%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.11%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.037%) VMS
11 2 (0.025%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.025%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.012%) AIX
12 1 (0.012%) Solaris
12 1 (0.012%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.012%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.012%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.012%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3526 (43.25%) Business Analysis
2 3032 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 1661 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1271 (15.59%) Project Management
5 1086 (13.32%) SDLC
6 945 (11.59%) Scrum
7 935 (11.47%) Use Case
8 883 (10.83%) UML
9 838 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 832 (10.21%) Waterfall
11 773 (9.48%) E-Commerce
12 762 (9.35%) User Stories
13 625 (7.67%) Change Management
14 574 (7.04%) CRM
15 571 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
16 557 (6.83%) PRINCE2
17 513 (6.29%) Data Modelling
18 437 (5.36%) Data Analysis
19 405 (4.97%) Requirements Analysis
20 395 (4.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 956 (11.73%) SQL
2 193 (2.37%) C#
3 192 (2.36%) Java
4 73 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 59 (0.72%) VBA
6 55 (0.67%) C
7 45 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 43 (0.53%) PHP
9 37 (0.45%) C++
10 31 (0.38%) T-SQL
11 20 (0.25%) VB
12 15 (0.18%) ABAP
13 14 (0.17%) COBOL
14 13 (0.16%) Python
15 12 (0.15%) Apex Code
15 12 (0.15%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.12%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.086%) R
18 6 (0.074%) RPG
18 6 (0.074%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1176 (14.43%) Degree
2 709 (8.70%) ISEB
3 105 (1.29%) PMI Certification
4 87 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 84 (1.03%) IIBA
6 69 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 64 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 58 (0.71%) PMP
9 55 (0.67%) CBAP
10 51 (0.63%) ACCA
11 42 (0.52%) CIMA
12 21 (0.26%) PhD
13 18 (0.22%) CIPFA
13 18 (0.22%) DV Cleared
14 15 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (0.17%) CITP
15 14 (0.17%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.11%) MBA
17 8 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (0.086%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (5.12%) QA
2 166 (2.04%) MiFID
3 119 (1.46%) EMIR
4 109 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 73 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 60 (0.74%) FATCA
7 59 (0.72%) SEPA
8 44 (0.54%) Solvency II
9 33 (0.40%) SLA
10 23 (0.28%) CRD IV
11 21 (0.26%) Basel III
12 20 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 18 (0.22%) Basel II
13 18 (0.22%) ISO 9001
14 17 (0.21%) ISO20022
15 15 (0.18%) COREP
16 12 (0.15%) FINREP
16 12 (0.15%) GAAP
16 12 (0.15%) PCI DSS
17 10 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 20 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.025%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.012%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.098%) Puppet
3 4 (0.049%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.049%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.025%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.025%) Control-M
5 1 (0.012%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.012%) Netcool
Vendors
1 678 (8.32%) Microsoft
2 364 (4.47%) SAP
3 324 (3.97%) Oracle
4 201 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 83 (1.02%) hybris
6 81 (0.99%) Tableau
7 68 (0.83%) Cognos
8 57 (0.70%) Calypso
9 56 (0.69%) Hyperion
10 54 (0.66%) Murex
11 51 (0.63%) ATG
12 46 (0.56%) Atlassian
12 46 (0.56%) Charles River
13 45 (0.55%) Guidewire
14 44 (0.54%) IBM
14 44 (0.54%) JD Edwards
15 30 (0.37%) Google
16 24 (0.29%) Demandware
17 17 (0.21%) Cognizant
17 17 (0.21%) Teradata
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Frimley, Surrey
Genesys
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portishead, Somerset
networx
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25% BONUS and extensive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £66,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: Yesterday
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: Yesterday
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
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