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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 49 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 42 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.98% 2.57% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 2.82% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 44
Average salary £49,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
984 958 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.18% 91.24% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 785 809 1011
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 56 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (42.86%) Finance
5 35 (33.33%) UML
6 33 (31.43%) Retail
7 31 (29.52%) Waterfall
8 30 (28.57%) Use Case
8 30 (28.57%) ISEB
9 29 (27.62%) Project Management
10 28 (26.67%) Scrum
11 25 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (21.90%) Banking
13 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
14 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
15 16 (15.24%) SQL
15 16 (15.24%) Change Management
15 16 (15.24%) User Stories
16 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 15 (14.29%) Advertising
16 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
16 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 15 (14.29%) BPMN
16 15 (14.29%) FMCG
17 14 (13.33%) Degree
17 14 (13.33%) MS Office
17 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (11.43%) MS Project
18 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 11 (10.48%) Oracle

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (3.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.33%) MS Office
3 12 (11.43%) MS Project
4 7 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 6 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.90%) OLAP
5 2 (1.90%) Big Data
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 45 (42.86%) Finance
2 33 (31.43%) Retail
3 23 (21.90%) Banking
4 15 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 15 (14.29%) Advertising
5 6 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.71%) Marketing
6 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.90%) Military
7 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.95%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) EDI
2 2 (1.90%) HTML5
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) CSS
2 2 (1.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) FMCG
2 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.76%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.90%) Life Science
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (33.33%) UML
5 31 (29.52%) Waterfall
6 30 (28.57%) Use Case
7 29 (27.62%) Project Management
8 28 (26.67%) Scrum
9 25 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
11 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
12 16 (15.24%) Change Management
12 16 (15.24%) User Stories
13 15 (14.29%) BPMN
14 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 10 (9.52%) Programme Management
16 10 (9.52%) ITIL
17 9 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
18 8 (7.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.24%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) VBA
3 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.76%) VB
4 5 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) ISEB
2 14 (13.33%) Degree
3 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) CBAP
5 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) HL7
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) SAP
3 6 (5.71%) Cognos
4 1 (0.95%) Tableau
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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