The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 51 58 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 60 70 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.35% 4.07% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 4.25% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 101
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1647 1863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.81% 95.87% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1323 1438
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 21 £42,500 -12.37% 2
Aylesbury +17 9 £47,500 +11.76%
High Wycombe +4 9 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Princes Risborough - 3 £35,000 -
Beaconsfield -1 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 66 (48.53%) Business Analysis
2 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (44.12%) Retail
4 55 (40.44%) Finance
5 35 (25.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
7 27 (19.85%) Project Management
7 27 (19.85%) PRINCE2
8 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
10 23 (16.91%) SQL
11 19 (13.97%) ITIL
11 19 (13.97%) Management Information System
11 19 (13.97%) Degree
12 18 (13.24%) Use Case
12 18 (13.24%) E-Commerce
13 17 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.50%) ISEB
14 16 (11.76%) Internet
14 16 (11.76%) Internet of Things
14 16 (11.76%) SDLC
15 15 (11.03%) Mentoring
15 15 (11.03%) Coaching
15 15 (11.03%) Test Scripting
16 14 (10.29%) MS Excel
17 13 (9.56%) User Stories
18 12 (8.82%) MS Visio
18 12 (8.82%) Scrum
19 11 (8.09%) Waterfall
20 10 (7.35%) ERP

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (2.21%) Confluence
2 2 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) Drupal
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.68%) MS Office
3 5 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.74%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (0.74%) MS Access
3 1 (0.74%) QlikView
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Axure RP
1 5 (3.68%) JIRA
General
1 60 (44.12%) Retail
2 55 (40.44%) Finance
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 3 (2.21%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Billing
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.97%) Management Information System
3 16 (11.76%) Internet of Things
4 7 (5.15%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.47%) FMCG
6 2 (1.47%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.47%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Unix
2 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.53%) Business Analysis
2 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (25.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (19.85%) PRINCE2
4 27 (19.85%) Project Management
5 24 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
6 19 (13.97%) ITIL
7 18 (13.24%) E-Commerce
7 18 (13.24%) Use Case
8 17 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (11.76%) SDLC
10 15 (11.03%) Coaching
10 15 (11.03%) Mentoring
10 15 (11.03%) Test Scripting
11 13 (9.56%) User Stories
12 12 (8.82%) Scrum
13 11 (8.09%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.35%) ERP
14 10 (7.35%) UML
15 9 (6.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.91%) SQL
2 5 (3.68%) Java
3 2 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Degree
2 17 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (2.21%) IIBA
3 3 (2.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.41%) ClickTale
2 6 (4.41%) Google
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle
4 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) Siebel
6 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.74%) webMethods
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Posted: 21 days ago