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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 7 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 104 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.77% 6.44% 11.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.55% 6.86% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 95 26 54
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
669 379 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.03% 93.81% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 629 353 447
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 79 (43.41%) Business Analysis
2 59 (32.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (26.92%) Finance
4 37 (20.33%) Degree
5 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (15.93%) Banking
6 29 (15.93%) E-Commerce
7 28 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 28 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (14.29%) ISEB
9 25 (13.74%) Project Management
10 23 (12.64%) Marketing
11 22 (12.09%) SAP
12 21 (11.54%) Retail
13 19 (10.44%) SAP SD
14 17 (9.34%) OO
15 16 (8.79%) SQL
15 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
15 16 (8.79%) Change Management
15 16 (8.79%) User Stories
16 14 (7.69%) Scrum
16 14 (7.69%) N-Tier
16 14 (7.69%) OOD
16 14 (7.69%) SOA
16 14 (7.69%) Blog
16 14 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (7.14%) Retail Banking
18 11 (6.04%) SAP BW
18 11 (6.04%) CBAP
18 11 (6.04%) BDD

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (1.10%) Confluence
1 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) MS Project
2 5 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (10.44%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.65%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.04%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.55%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Calabash
1 4 (2.20%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) RequisitePro
General
1 49 (26.92%) Finance
2 29 (15.93%) Banking
3 23 (12.64%) Marketing
4 21 (11.54%) Retail
5 13 (7.14%) Retail Banking
6 9 (4.95%) Law
6 9 (4.95%) Legal
7 7 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 14 (7.69%) Blog
3 8 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.20%) Social Media
5 4 (2.20%) Open Source
6 3 (1.65%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.85%) Android
2 6 (3.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.65%) UNIX
3 3 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (43.41%) Business Analysis
2 59 (32.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.93%) E-Commerce
5 28 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 25 (13.74%) Project Management
7 17 (9.34%) OO
8 16 (8.79%) Change Management
8 16 (8.79%) User Stories
9 14 (7.69%) Scrum
9 14 (7.69%) OOD
9 14 (7.69%) SOA
9 14 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (6.04%) BDD
11 8 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.40%) Lean Six Sigma
11 8 (4.40%) Six Sigma
11 8 (4.40%) Process Management
11 8 (4.40%) CRM
11 8 (4.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.79%) SQL
2 2 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (20.33%) Degree
2 26 (14.29%) ISEB
3 11 (6.04%) CBAP
4 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.55%) MBA
7 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) SLA
1 1 (0.55%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (12.09%) SAP
2 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle
4 4 (2.20%) Twitter
5 3 (1.65%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.55%) IBM
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