The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 38 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.59% 3.73% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 3.84% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 34 29
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1079 1068 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.24% 97.27% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 825 883 746
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Milton Keynes region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 46 (42.99%) Finance
2 39 (36.45%) Business Analysis
3 35 (32.71%) Use Case
4 32 (29.91%) Waterfall
5 31 (28.97%) Degree
5 31 (28.97%) Project Management
6 28 (26.17%) ISEB
7 27 (25.23%) PRINCE2
8 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (21.50%) Scrum
10 21 (19.63%) Computer Science
11 20 (18.69%) UML
11 20 (18.69%) User Stories
12 19 (17.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
13 18 (16.82%) Retail
14 16 (14.95%) Banking
14 16 (14.95%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (14.95%) Analytics
15 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
15 15 (14.02%) SQL
16 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
16 14 (13.08%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (13.08%) Workflow
16 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (13.08%) CBAP
17 13 (12.15%) Advertising
17 13 (12.15%) Test Scripting
17 13 (12.15%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.15%) MS Project
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.80%) OLAP
2 3 (2.80%) Big Data
3 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Rational Rose
General
1 46 (42.99%) Finance
2 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
2 18 (16.82%) Retail
3 16 (14.95%) Banking
4 14 (13.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (12.15%) Advertising
6 11 (10.28%) Marketing
7 3 (2.80%) Back Office
8 2 (1.87%) Automotive
8 2 (1.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.93%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) XML
2 7 (6.54%) HTML
2 7 (6.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.28%) Life Science
2 11 (10.28%) FMCG
3 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) AS400
4 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.45%) Business Analysis
2 35 (32.71%) Use Case
3 32 (29.91%) Waterfall
4 31 (28.97%) Project Management
5 27 (25.23%) PRINCE2
6 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (21.50%) Scrum
8 20 (18.69%) UML
8 20 (18.69%) User Stories
9 19 (17.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (14.95%) Systems Analysis
10 16 (14.95%) Analytics
11 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (13.08%) Workflow
12 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.15%) Change Management
13 13 (12.15%) CRM
13 13 (12.15%) Test Scripting
14 11 (10.28%) BPMN
14 11 (10.28%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) SQL
2 7 (6.54%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) COBOL
3 1 (0.93%) VBA
3 1 (0.93%) JCL
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Degree
2 28 (26.17%) ISEB
3 14 (13.08%) CBAP
4 3 (2.80%) PMP
4 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) HL7
3 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) Sage
4 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.87%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) CODA
5 1 (0.93%) Dundas
5 1 (0.93%) Jaspersoft
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