The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 11 42 18
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 128 25 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.62% 3.85% 9.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.13% 4.03% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 118 24 63
Average salary £41,535 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.55% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +6.18%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
906 621 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.38% 95.69% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 817 556 569
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Northamptonshire region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +32 102 £40,750 -14.21% 7
Brackley - 4 £45,000 -
Daventry - 2 £40,500 -
Kettering - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 80 (40.20%) Business Analysis
2 64 (32.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (29.65%) Finance
4 40 (20.10%) Degree
5 33 (16.58%) PRINCE2
6 28 (14.07%) Banking
7 25 (12.56%) E-Commerce
7 25 (12.56%) ISEB
8 21 (10.55%) SAP
8 21 (10.55%) Change Management
8 21 (10.55%) Project Management
9 20 (10.05%) SAP SD
10 19 (9.55%) Marketing
10 19 (9.55%) Retail
11 18 (9.05%) User Stories
12 17 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (7.04%) SQL
13 14 (7.04%) OO
13 14 (7.04%) Social Media
14 13 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
14 13 (6.53%) Process Management
14 13 (6.53%) Six Sigma
14 13 (6.53%) Lean Six Sigma
15 12 (6.03%) Scrum
15 12 (6.03%) BPR
15 12 (6.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 11 (5.53%) Waterfall
16 11 (5.53%) N-Tier
16 11 (5.53%) OOD

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (1.01%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) MS Project
2 5 (2.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (10.05%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.51%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (1.01%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.50%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.51%) Calabash
2 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 59 (29.65%) Finance
2 28 (14.07%) Banking
3 19 (9.55%) Retail
3 19 (9.55%) Marketing
4 11 (5.53%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.02%) Law
5 8 (4.02%) Legal
5 8 (4.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) .NET
1 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Social Media
2 11 (5.53%) N-Tier
2 11 (5.53%) Blog
3 7 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.01%) Open Source
6 3 (1.51%) FMCG
6 3 (1.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.51%) UNIX
1 5 (2.51%) Android
1 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.51%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (40.20%) Business Analysis
2 64 (32.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (16.58%) PRINCE2
4 25 (12.56%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.55%) Project Management
5 21 (10.55%) Change Management
6 18 (9.05%) User Stories
7 17 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.04%) OO
9 13 (6.53%) Process Management
9 13 (6.53%) Six Sigma
9 13 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (6.53%) Lean Six Sigma
10 12 (6.03%) BPR
10 12 (6.03%) Scrum
11 11 (5.53%) OOD
11 11 (5.53%) SOA
11 11 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (5.53%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (5.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.04%) SQL
2 1 (0.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (20.10%) Degree
2 25 (12.56%) ISEB
3 12 (6.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.02%) CBAP
6 5 (2.51%) MBA
7 4 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (10.55%) SAP
2 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle
4 4 (2.01%) Twitter
5 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.50%) IBM
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