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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 21 18 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 48 49 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.47% 8.80% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.02% 9.28% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,900 £49,000
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
479 528 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.48% 94.79% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 437 466 280
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 6 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 72 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 52 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (35.83%) Finance
4 41 (34.17%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (28.33%) ISEB
6 33 (27.50%) Scrum
7 29 (24.17%) Degree
8 26 (21.67%) Banking
9 25 (20.83%) E-Commerce
10 24 (20.00%) Retail
11 22 (18.33%) Project Management
11 22 (18.33%) CBAP
12 18 (15.00%) User Stories
13 16 (13.33%) Marketing
14 15 (12.50%) Use Case
15 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (9.17%) Android
16 11 (9.17%) CRM
17 10 (8.33%) B2C
17 10 (8.33%) Blog
17 10 (8.33%) Apple iOS
18 9 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
18 9 (7.50%) Demandware
18 9 (7.50%) hybris
18 9 (7.50%) Magento
18 9 (7.50%) JIRA
18 9 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
18 9 (7.50%) User Experience
18 9 (7.50%) ATG
19 8 (6.67%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (0.83%) MS Project
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Magento
2 3 (2.50%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Star Schema
1 4 (3.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) JIRA
2 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.00%) Calabash
4 1 (0.83%) RequisitePro
General
1 43 (35.83%) Finance
2 26 (21.67%) Banking
3 24 (20.00%) Retail
4 16 (13.33%) Marketing
5 7 (5.83%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.67%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) Blog
3 9 (7.50%) User Experience
4 8 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (5.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Android
2 10 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 52 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (34.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (27.50%) Scrum
5 25 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 22 (18.33%) Project Management
7 18 (15.00%) User Stories
8 15 (12.50%) Use Case
9 11 (9.17%) CRM
10 10 (8.33%) B2C
11 9 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
11 9 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.67%) BDD
12 8 (6.67%) Workflow
12 8 (6.67%) SOA
13 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.83%) Test Automation
14 6 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (3.33%) C#
2 4 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) ISEB
2 29 (24.17%) Degree
3 22 (18.33%) CBAP
4 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) ATG
1 9 (7.50%) hybris
1 9 (7.50%) Demandware
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
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