Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 63 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 98 141 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.40% 4.51% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 4.61% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 92 167 244
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,775 £31,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year - +4.97% -4.74%

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 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -22 46 £41,500 +25.76% 9
High Wycombe +11 21 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Aylesbury -5 9 £43,000 +1.18%
Newport Pagnell - 7 £35,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 47 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (38.78%) Finance
3 34 (34.69%) Business Analysis
4 31 (31.63%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (23.47%) Use Case
6 19 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (18.37%) SQL
8 16 (16.33%) Retail
8 16 (16.33%) User Experience
9 15 (15.31%) Wireframes
9 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.27%) Project Management
10 13 (13.27%) SDLC
10 13 (13.27%) User Stories
11 12 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
11 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (10.20%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.18%) ISEB
13 9 (9.18%) UML
14 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
14 8 (8.16%) Banking
15 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
15 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (7.14%) Oracle
15 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 7 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
15 7 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
16 6 (6.12%) Presales

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 2 (2.04%) MS Project Server
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
2 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) NAS
2 2 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Liquibase
General
1 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Retail
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Billing
4 4 (4.08%) Legal
5 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Advertising
6 2 (2.04%) Automotive
6 2 (2.04%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.02%) Front Office
7 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.63%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.33%) User Experience
3 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.08%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.06%) Fintech
5 3 (3.06%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.04%) EPoS
6 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Android
1 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) Business Analysis
3 23 (23.47%) Use Case
4 19 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.31%) Wireframes
6 13 (13.27%) Project Management
6 13 (13.27%) SDLC
6 13 (13.27%) User Stories
7 12 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.18%) UML
10 7 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (6.12%) CRM
11 6 (6.12%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (6.12%) OO
11 6 (6.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) Java
3 3 (3.06%) C++
4 2 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (1.02%) VB
5 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) ISEB
2 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Degree
5 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) PMO
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) P3O
4 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.02%) Pega
4 1 (1.02%) Remedy
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
4 1 (1.02%) Teradata
4 1 (1.02%) Xamarin