The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 81 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.02% 11.68% 10.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.96% 12.17% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 47 53
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Business Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
677 411 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.11% 96.03% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 653 358 453
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,900 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Northampton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 86 (46.99%) Business Analysis
2 59 (32.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (28.42%) Finance
4 42 (22.95%) Degree
5 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (16.94%) E-Commerce
6 31 (16.94%) ISEB
7 30 (16.39%) Project Management
7 30 (16.39%) Banking
8 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (14.21%) Retail
10 24 (13.11%) Marketing
10 24 (13.11%) PRINCE2
11 20 (10.93%) Scrum
11 20 (10.93%) User Stories
12 16 (8.74%) SAP
13 15 (8.20%) OO
13 15 (8.20%) SOA
13 15 (8.20%) CBAP
14 14 (7.65%) BDD
14 14 (7.65%) Microsoft
15 13 (7.10%) N-Tier
15 13 (7.10%) OOD
15 13 (7.10%) SAP SD
15 13 (7.10%) SQL
15 13 (7.10%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (7.10%) Retail Banking
15 13 (7.10%) Blog
16 12 (6.56%) Change Management
17 10 (5.46%) Mobile App

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.28%) MS Project
2 3 (1.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.10%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.19%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.92%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.28%) Calabash
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (0.55%) RequisitePro
General
1 52 (28.42%) Finance
2 30 (16.39%) Banking
3 26 (14.21%) Retail
4 24 (13.11%) Marketing
5 13 (7.10%) Retail Banking
6 8 (4.37%) Legal
7 7 (3.83%) Law
8 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.10%) N-Tier
2 13 (7.10%) Blog
3 10 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.19%) Social Media
6 2 (1.09%) Open Source
6 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.55%) New Media
7 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.92%) Android
2 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.64%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (46.99%) Business Analysis
2 59 (32.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (16.94%) E-Commerce
5 30 (16.39%) Project Management
6 24 (13.11%) PRINCE2
7 20 (10.93%) Scrum
7 20 (10.93%) User Stories
8 15 (8.20%) OO
8 15 (8.20%) SOA
9 14 (7.65%) BDD
10 13 (7.10%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (7.10%) OOD
11 12 (6.56%) Change Management
12 9 (4.92%) Workflow
13 8 (4.37%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.37%) Mobile Commerce
14 7 (3.83%) Use Case
14 7 (3.83%) Test Automation
15 6 (3.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.10%) SQL
2 4 (2.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (22.95%) Degree
2 31 (16.94%) ISEB
3 15 (8.20%) CBAP
4 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.55%) MBA
6 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (8.74%) SAP
2 14 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle
4 3 (1.64%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.09%) Twitter
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