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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 37 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 56 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.28% 3.13% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 3.29% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 41
Average salary £41,500 £38,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% -6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
989 881 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.30% 94.94% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 729 755 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.21%) Business Analysis
3 49 (43.75%) Finance
4 43 (38.39%) Waterfall
5 37 (33.04%) ISEB
6 34 (30.36%) Use Case
7 32 (28.57%) Project Management
8 28 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (24.11%) Scrum
9 27 (24.11%) Degree
10 26 (23.21%) Retail
10 26 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (20.54%) Telecoms
12 23 (20.54%) UML
13 22 (19.64%) Computer Science
13 22 (19.64%) Banking
14 20 (17.86%) User Stories
15 18 (16.07%) Advertising
15 18 (16.07%) Oracle
16 17 (15.18%) SQL
16 17 (15.18%) Change Management
16 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
17 16 (14.29%) Analytics
17 16 (14.29%) BPMN
17 16 (14.29%) FMCG
18 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
18 15 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
19 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.50%) MS Project
3 4 (3.57%) MS Office
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) OLAP
2 4 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.89%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 49 (43.75%) Finance
2 26 (23.21%) Retail
3 23 (20.54%) Telecoms
4 22 (19.64%) Banking
5 18 (16.07%) Advertising
6 14 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (9.82%) Marketing
8 3 (2.68%) Back Office
9 2 (1.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.89%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (3.57%) HTML
2 4 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (1.79%) EDI
4 1 (0.89%) HTML5
4 1 (0.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) FMCG
3 11 (9.82%) Life Science
4 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.79%) AS400
6 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.89%) EPoS
7 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.21%) Business Analysis
3 43 (38.39%) Waterfall
4 34 (30.36%) Use Case
5 32 (28.57%) Project Management
6 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 27 (24.11%) Scrum
8 26 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (20.54%) UML
11 20 (17.86%) User Stories
12 17 (15.18%) Change Management
13 16 (14.29%) Analytics
13 16 (14.29%) BPMN
14 15 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling
16 13 (11.61%) CRM
17 12 (10.71%) Test Scripting
18 11 (9.82%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) SQL
2 8 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (33.04%) ISEB
2 27 (24.11%) Degree
3 14 (12.50%) CBAP
4 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) PMP
5 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) QA
2 5 (4.46%) HL7
3 4 (3.57%) SLA
4 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle
2 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) SAP
4 4 (3.57%) Cognos
5 3 (2.68%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) Dundas
6 1 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.89%) CODA
6 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
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