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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 20 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 52 56 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.22% 11.38% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.04% 11.76% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 27
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 £34,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
518 476 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.84% 96.75% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 422 396
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
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 29 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 75 (52.08%) Business Analysis
2 48 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (30.56%) Finance
4 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (25.00%) Degree
6 34 (23.61%) ISEB
7 31 (21.53%) Project Management
8 29 (20.14%) E-Commerce
8 29 (20.14%) Scrum
9 28 (19.44%) Retail
10 24 (16.67%) Banking
11 23 (15.97%) CBAP
12 22 (15.28%) User Stories
13 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.19%) Marketing
15 16 (11.11%) BDD
16 12 (8.33%) Use Case
16 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
17 11 (7.64%) SOA
17 11 (7.64%) Android
17 11 (7.64%) Mobile App
18 10 (6.94%) Blog
18 10 (6.94%) Apple iOS
19 9 (6.25%) Cucumber
19 9 (6.25%) Test Automation
19 9 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
19 9 (6.25%) Retail Banking
19 9 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
19 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
19 9 (6.25%) N-Tier

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.78%) Magento
3 2 (1.39%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 8 (5.56%) Calabash
3 4 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) RequisitePro
General
1 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 28 (19.44%) Retail
3 24 (16.67%) Banking
4 19 (13.19%) Marketing
5 9 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.86%) Legal
7 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.39%) Law
9 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.64%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.94%) Blog
4 9 (6.25%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) New Media
7 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Android
2 10 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.08%) Business Analysis
2 48 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.53%) Project Management
5 29 (20.14%) E-Commerce
5 29 (20.14%) Scrum
6 22 (15.28%) User Stories
7 16 (11.11%) BDD
8 12 (8.33%) Use Case
8 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 11 (7.64%) SOA
10 9 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
10 9 (6.25%) OOD
10 9 (6.25%) OO
10 9 (6.25%) Workflow
11 7 (4.86%) B2C
12 6 (4.17%) CRM
13 5 (3.47%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (25.00%) Degree
2 34 (23.61%) ISEB
3 23 (15.97%) CBAP
4 6 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.56%) SAP
3 4 (2.78%) Demandware
3 4 (2.78%) hybris
3 4 (2.78%) ATG
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle
4 3 (2.08%) Business Objects
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