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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 25 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.85% 12.71% 7.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% 13.04% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 51 41
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £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
580 414 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.05% 97.41% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 561 358 451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 74 (49.66%) Business Analysis
2 50 (33.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (26.85%) Degree
4 38 (25.50%) Finance
5 34 (22.82%) Project Management
6 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (20.13%) ISEB
8 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
8 26 (17.45%) Retail
9 24 (16.11%) Scrum
10 22 (14.77%) Banking
10 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (14.09%) User Stories
12 20 (13.42%) CBAP
12 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
13 19 (12.75%) Marketing
14 15 (10.07%) BDD
15 11 (7.38%) SOA
15 11 (7.38%) SAP
15 11 (7.38%) Retail Banking
15 11 (7.38%) Mobile App
16 10 (6.71%) Android
17 9 (6.04%) Workflow
17 9 (6.04%) SQL
17 9 (6.04%) OO
17 9 (6.04%) N-Tier
17 9 (6.04%) OOD
17 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
17 9 (6.04%) Mobile Commerce

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) MS Project
2 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.34%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.70%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Cucumber
2 7 (4.70%) Calabash
3 2 (1.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) RequisitePro
General
1 38 (25.50%) Finance
2 26 (17.45%) Retail
3 22 (14.77%) Banking
4 19 (12.75%) Marketing
5 11 (7.38%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.36%) Legal
7 4 (2.68%) Law
8 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.38%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.04%) N-Tier
3 9 (6.04%) Blog
4 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.34%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) New Media
6 1 (0.67%) User Experience
6 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) Android
2 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.66%) Business Analysis
2 50 (33.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (22.82%) Project Management
4 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
6 24 (16.11%) Scrum
7 21 (14.09%) User Stories
8 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
9 15 (10.07%) BDD
10 11 (7.38%) SOA
11 9 (6.04%) OOD
11 9 (6.04%) OO
11 9 (6.04%) Mobile Commerce
11 9 (6.04%) Workflow
11 9 (6.04%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (5.37%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.37%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.03%) Use Case
14 5 (3.36%) Web Development
14 5 (3.36%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (26.85%) Degree
2 30 (20.13%) ISEB
3 20 (13.42%) CBAP
4 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (7.38%) SAP
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.01%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.67%) ATG
5 1 (0.67%) hybris
5 1 (0.67%) Demandware
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