The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 32 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 68 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.02% 2.42% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 2.50% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 13 35
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1062 880 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.98% 96.70% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 785 747 702
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 £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (46.67%) Finance
2 44 (41.90%) Business Analysis
3 40 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 37 (35.24%) Use Case
5 35 (33.33%) ISEB
6 29 (27.62%) Project Management
7 27 (25.71%) Scrum
8 26 (24.76%) Retail
8 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
9 25 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (23.81%) Degree
10 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
12 21 (20.00%) Banking
12 21 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (20.00%) User Stories
13 20 (19.05%) UML
14 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
15 17 (16.19%) Advertising
15 17 (16.19%) SQL
15 17 (16.19%) Oracle
16 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (14.29%) BPMN
17 15 (14.29%) FMCG
17 15 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
17 15 (14.29%) Change Management
17 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 15 (14.29%) Analytics
18 13 (12.38%) CBAP
18 13 (12.38%) Pharmaceutical

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.81%) OLAP
2 4 (3.81%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.95%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Rational Rose
General
1 49 (46.67%) Finance
2 26 (24.76%) Retail
3 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
4 21 (20.00%) Banking
5 17 (16.19%) Advertising
6 13 (12.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (9.52%) Marketing
8 3 (2.86%) Back Office
9 2 (1.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.95%) German Language
10 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) XML
2 5 (4.76%) HTML
2 5 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (1.90%) EDI
4 1 (0.95%) HTML5
4 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.29%) FMCG
3 10 (9.52%) Life Science
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) AS400
5 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Business Analysis
2 40 (38.10%) Waterfall
3 37 (35.24%) Use Case
4 29 (27.62%) Project Management
5 27 (25.71%) Scrum
6 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
7 25 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (20.00%) User Stories
10 20 (19.05%) UML
11 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (14.29%) BPMN
12 15 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
12 15 (14.29%) Change Management
12 15 (14.29%) Analytics
13 12 (11.43%) CRM
14 11 (10.48%) Workflow
15 10 (9.52%) Six Sigma
15 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Java
3 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (33.33%) ISEB
2 25 (23.81%) Degree
3 13 (12.38%) CBAP
4 3 (2.86%) PMP
4 3 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) HL7
3 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Oracle
2 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.76%) SAP
4 3 (2.86%) Sage
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.95%) CODA
6 1 (0.95%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.95%) Dundas
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