Period
to 4 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 78 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 -25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 72 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.62% 3.23% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.42% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 69 117
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £42,875 £35,000 £26,850
90th Percentile £62,645 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,185 2,105 2,757
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.05% 94.48% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,646 2,229
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £24,200
90th Percentile £76,250 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 4 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 22 £50,000 +11.11% 5
High Wycombe +1 5 £53,500 +1.90%
Gerrards Cross - 4 £52,500 -
Aylesbury 0 1 £57,500 +11.65%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) User Stories
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (36.36%) Use Case
4 12 (36.36%) Requirements Gathering
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) SDLC
6 7 (21.21%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Thinking
7 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
8 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Identification
9 4 (12.12%) Project Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) Virtual Team
9 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (12.12%) ERP
9 4 (12.12%) Time Management
9 4 (12.12%) SWOT Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) User Stories
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (36.36%) Requirements Gathering
4 12 (36.36%) Use Case
5 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (21.21%) SDLC
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Thinking
7 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
8 5 (15.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Identification
9 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (12.12%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CBAP
2 2 (6.06%) IIBA
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Facebook
2 2 (6.06%) hybris
2 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Capita
3 1 (3.03%) Sparx