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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 70 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3744 4495 4810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.14% 4.40% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 4.58% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3188 3877 4079
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £49,983
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £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 28 August 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 August 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 1945 £57,500 - 228
South East -23 507 £47,500 - 58
West Midlands -3 281 £43,500 +2.35% 37
Yorkshire +8 244 £40,000 -5.88% 32
East of England -6 228 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North West -7 228 £40,000 -5.88% 41
South West -3 188 £45,000 +12.50% 23
East Midlands -34 113 £40,500 -10.00% 15
North East -11 9 £31,750 -15.33%
Midlands +10 2 £47,500 - 1
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3209 (41.45%) Business Analysis
2 2934 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2831 (36.57%) Finance
4 1634 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1305 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1187 (15.33%) Project Management
7 1049 (13.55%) Retail
8 958 (12.37%) SQL
9 933 (12.05%) SDLC
10 931 (12.03%) Degree
11 886 (11.44%) User Stories
12 866 (11.19%) Scrum
13 831 (10.73%) Use Case
14 830 (10.72%) Banking
15 828 (10.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 772 (9.97%) Waterfall
17 667 (8.62%) E-Commerce
18 653 (8.43%) ISEB
18 653 (8.43%) UML
19 544 (7.03%) Microsoft
20 527 (6.81%) Change Management
21 512 (6.61%) CRM
22 485 (6.26%) PRINCE2
23 464 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
24 434 (5.61%) Data Analysis
25 417 (5.39%) Data Modelling
26 406 (5.24%) MS Excel
27 399 (5.15%) SAP
28 397 (5.13%) ERP
29 380 (4.91%) 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
1 143 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 141 (1.82%) Confluence
3 97 (1.25%) CMS
4 47 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 27 (0.35%) SAS
6 17 (0.22%) NServiceBus
7 13 (0.17%) JBoss
8 11 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.14%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.13%) Alfresco
10 9 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.090%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.090%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.065%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.065%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.039%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.039%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.039%) IIS
14 2 (0.026%) Drupal
14 2 (0.026%) WordPress
Applications
1 406 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 377 (4.87%) MS Visio
3 372 (4.80%) MS Office
4 183 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 88 (1.14%) MS Project
6 38 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.039%) SPSS
9 1 (0.013%) DOC1
9 1 (0.013%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.013%) Mingle
9 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.013%) Stata
Business Applications
1 99 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 60 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 50 (0.65%) SAP FI
5 46 (0.59%) SAP SD
6 41 (0.53%) Finacle
6 41 (0.53%) SAP ERP
6 41 (0.53%) Temenos T24
7 39 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 39 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
8 37 (0.48%) SAP FS
9 34 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
10 33 (0.43%) SAP MM
11 30 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
11 30 (0.39%) thinkFolio
12 29 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 25 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 24 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
15 23 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 22 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 69 (0.89%) SaaS
2 26 (0.34%) Office 365
3 21 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.27%) Force.com
4 18 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.15%) Taleo
6 11 (0.14%) Google Drive
7 10 (0.13%) Lucidchart
8 8 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.090%) Silverpop
10 6 (0.077%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.065%) PaaS
11 5 (0.065%) Trello
12 4 (0.052%) BlueKai
12 4 (0.052%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.026%) IaaS
14 1 (0.013%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 54 (0.70%) Internet
2 18 (0.23%) Intranet
3 13 (0.17%) CTI
3 13 (0.17%) Skype
4 8 (0.10%) Extranet
5 7 (0.090%) Broadband
5 7 (0.090%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.077%) Multicast
6 6 (0.077%) Wireless
7 5 (0.065%) SAN
7 5 (0.065%) VPN
8 4 (0.052%) HTTP
8 4 (0.052%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.039%) LAN
9 3 (0.039%) WAN
9 3 (0.039%) WebEx
10 2 (0.026%) Firewall
10 2 (0.026%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.026%) PPP
10 2 (0.026%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
2 225 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 78 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (0.87%) QlikView
5 61 (0.79%) SAP BW
6 57 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 39 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 37 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
10 34 (0.44%) Data Mining
11 32 (0.41%) Big Data
12 24 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 22 (0.28%) SAP BI
14 20 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (0.23%) MySQL
17 17 (0.22%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.19%) MS Access
19 14 (0.18%) DB2
19 14 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 318 (4.11%) JIRA
2 37 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 35 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (0.28%) Axure RP
4 22 (0.28%) Toad
5 8 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (0.090%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.077%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.077%) CaliberRM
7 6 (0.077%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.065%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.052%) Lombardi
10 3 (0.039%) ERwin
10 3 (0.039%) MorphX
10 3 (0.039%) NUnit
10 3 (0.039%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.039%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.039%) RequisitePro
10 3 (0.039%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.039%) TestNG
General
1 2831 (36.57%) Finance
2 1049 (13.55%) Retail
3 830 (10.72%) Banking
4 380 (4.91%) Marketing
5 329 (4.25%) Front Office
6 300 (3.87%) Telecoms
7 290 (3.75%) Investment Banking
8 263 (3.40%) Legal
9 228 (2.94%) Back Office
10 173 (2.23%) Manufacturing
11 169 (2.18%) Law
12 130 (1.68%) Advertising
13 108 (1.39%) Billing
14 90 (1.16%) Publishing
15 86 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 86 (1.11%) Retail Banking
16 72 (0.93%) French Language
17 59 (0.76%) Games
18 56 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
19 48 (0.62%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (3.22%) .NET
2 196 (2.53%) XML
3 97 (1.25%) Web Services
4 81 (1.05%) HTML
5 44 (0.57%) .NET Framework
6 37 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
7 26 (0.34%) JSON
8 25 (0.32%) EDI
9 19 (0.25%) CSS
9 19 (0.25%) MDX
10 16 (0.21%) SOAP
11 12 (0.15%) Mason
12 11 (0.14%) Gherkin
12 11 (0.14%) GWT
12 11 (0.14%) Velocity
13 10 (0.13%) Middleware
13 10 (0.13%) REST
14 9 (0.12%) Spring
15 8 (0.10%) ASP.NET
15 8 (0.10%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 1305 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
2 312 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 277 (3.58%) Fixed Income
4 275 (3.55%) Derivative
5 229 (2.96%) User Experience
6 219 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 194 (2.51%) Equities
8 183 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 182 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 128 (1.65%) Fintech
11 106 (1.37%) FMCG
12 100 (1.29%) Credit Risk
13 87 (1.12%) Market Risk
14 84 (1.08%) SWIFT
15 70 (0.90%) Economics
15 70 (0.90%) Mathematics
15 70 (0.90%) OTC Derivatives
16 63 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
17 55 (0.71%) Reinsurance
18 54 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 61 (0.79%) Apple iOS
2 55 (0.71%) Windows
3 46 (0.59%) Unix
4 44 (0.57%) Android
5 30 (0.39%) Linux
6 7 (0.090%) Solaris
6 7 (0.090%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.077%) AIX
7 6 (0.077%) HPUX
7 6 (0.077%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.039%) VMS
8 3 (0.039%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.026%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.026%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.013%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.013%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.013%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.013%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3209 (41.45%) Business Analysis
2 2934 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
3 1634 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1187 (15.33%) Project Management
5 933 (12.05%) SDLC
6 886 (11.44%) User Stories
7 866 (11.19%) Scrum
8 831 (10.73%) Use Case
9 828 (10.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 772 (9.97%) Waterfall
11 667 (8.62%) E-Commerce
12 653 (8.43%) UML
13 527 (6.81%) Change Management
14 512 (6.61%) CRM
15 485 (6.26%) PRINCE2
16 464 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
17 434 (5.61%) Data Analysis
18 417 (5.39%) Data Modelling
19 397 (5.13%) ERP
20 368 (4.75%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 958 (12.37%) SQL
2 173 (2.23%) Java
3 134 (1.73%) C#
4 103 (1.33%) C
5 78 (1.01%) VBA
6 54 (0.70%) PL/SQL
7 47 (0.61%) JavaScript
8 23 (0.30%) C++
8 23 (0.30%) T-SQL
9 20 (0.26%) R
10 15 (0.19%) Shell Script
11 14 (0.18%) VB
12 13 (0.17%) PHP
13 10 (0.13%) Apex Code
13 10 (0.13%) MATLAB
14 9 (0.12%) Python
14 9 (0.12%) RPG
15 8 (0.10%) ABAP
15 8 (0.10%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.065%) Perl
Qualifications
1 931 (12.03%) Degree
2 653 (8.43%) ISEB
3 90 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 89 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 71 (0.92%) PMP
6 69 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 65 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 59 (0.76%) IIBA
9 49 (0.63%) ACCA
10 46 (0.59%) CIMA
11 34 (0.44%) CBAP
12 29 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 26 (0.34%) PhD
14 22 (0.28%) CIPFA
15 12 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (0.14%) MBA
17 10 (0.13%) ISTQB
17 10 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 9 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (4.75%) QA
2 181 (2.34%) MiFID
3 83 (1.07%) EMIR
4 80 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 65 (0.84%) SEPA
6 55 (0.71%) FATCA
7 35 (0.45%) ISO20022
8 34 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
9 25 (0.32%) PCI DSS
10 21 (0.27%) Basel III
11 17 (0.22%) CRD IV
12 16 (0.21%) SLA
13 12 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 11 (0.14%) Basel II
14 11 (0.14%) COREP
14 11 (0.14%) TARGET2
15 10 (0.13%) UCITS
16 8 (0.10%) ISO 8583
16 8 (0.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 25 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.026%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.013%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.077%) BladeLogic
2 6 (0.077%) Control-M
3 4 (0.052%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.013%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.013%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 544 (7.03%) Microsoft
2 399 (5.15%) SAP
3 336 (4.34%) Oracle
4 167 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
5 79 (1.02%) hybris
6 71 (0.92%) Tableau
7 63 (0.81%) Charles River
8 58 (0.75%) Guidewire
9 52 (0.67%) Calypso
10 50 (0.65%) IBM
11 49 (0.63%) Cognos
12 48 (0.62%) Bloomberg
12 48 (0.62%) JD Edwards
13 47 (0.61%) Atlassian
14 46 (0.59%) Murex
15 37 (0.48%) Hyperion
16 32 (0.41%) HP
17 29 (0.37%) Google
18 25 (0.32%) Temenos
19 24 (0.31%) Unisys
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: TO 55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £350 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38896 - £46414 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago