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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 8 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 83 101 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.39% 14.99% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.59% 15.63% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 18
Average salary £43,754 £41,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.43% -14.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,750 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £60,000
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
716 646 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.22% 95.85% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 647 599 338
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 74 (52.48%) Finance
2 65 (46.10%) Business Analysis
3 53 (37.59%) Banking
3 53 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (34.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (33.33%) Retail
6 37 (26.24%) Scrum
7 33 (23.40%) Retail Banking
8 31 (21.99%) UML
9 30 (21.28%) ISEB
9 30 (21.28%) User Stories
9 30 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (17.02%) E-Commerce
10 24 (17.02%) Change Management
11 20 (14.18%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
12 18 (12.77%) Use Case
13 17 (12.06%) CBAP
14 14 (9.93%) Business Transformation
14 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.93%) SQL
15 12 (8.51%) User Experience
16 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
17 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
18 9 (6.38%) BPR
18 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
18 9 (6.38%) Coaching
18 9 (6.38%) Mobile App
18 9 (6.38%) Apple iOS
18 9 (6.38%) Degree

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (0.71%) MS Office
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.55%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.71%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.71%) DataStage
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 74 (52.48%) Finance
2 53 (37.59%) Banking
3 47 (33.33%) Retail
4 33 (23.40%) Retail Banking
5 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) .NET
1 3 (2.13%) Middleware
2 2 (1.42%) J2EE
3 1 (0.71%) SOAP
3 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (8.51%) User Experience
4 9 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Android
1 9 (6.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (46.10%) Business Analysis
2 53 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (26.24%) Scrum
5 31 (21.99%) UML
6 30 (21.28%) User Stories
7 24 (17.02%) E-Commerce
7 24 (17.02%) Change Management
8 20 (14.18%) Mentoring
9 18 (12.77%) Use Case
10 14 (9.93%) Business Transformation
10 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.38%) BPR
12 9 (6.38%) Coaching
13 8 (5.67%) Business Process Mapping
13 8 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.67%) ITIL
13 8 (5.67%) Incident Management
14 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.93%) SQL
2 2 (1.42%) PHP
3 1 (0.71%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (21.28%) ISEB
2 17 (12.06%) CBAP
3 9 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.42%) CCA
4 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) hybris
3 5 (3.55%) Demandware
3 5 (3.55%) IBM
3 5 (3.55%) Embarcadero
3 5 (3.55%) ATG
3 5 (3.55%) Teradata
3 5 (3.55%) Google
4 4 (2.84%) SAP
5 1 (0.71%) Informatica
5 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.71%) Talend
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