Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 50 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 +45 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 113 120 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.82% 4.67% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 4.81% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 106 116 69
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,625 £58,750 £60,000
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 2,207 2,494 2,776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.24% 97.08% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,719 2,058 2,231
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +11 69 £47,500 +6.74% 4
High Wycombe 0 22 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Beaconsfield +3 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Amersham -5 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Aylesbury +11 2 £51,500 +14.44%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 48 (42.48%) Business Analysis
2 43 (38.05%) Finance
3 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (28.32%) SDLC
5 24 (21.24%) Project Management
5 24 (21.24%) Strategic Planning
6 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
7 22 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (19.47%) QA
7 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (19.47%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 21 (18.58%) Wireframes
8 21 (18.58%) JSON
8 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
8 21 (18.58%) UML
8 21 (18.58%) .NET
9 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Excel
10 16 (14.16%) SAP
10 16 (14.16%) User Stories
11 15 (13.27%) Use Case
11 15 (13.27%) Legal
12 14 (12.39%) Retail
12 14 (12.39%) HTML
13 13 (11.50%) Banking
13 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (11.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.50%) Waterfall
13 13 (11.50%) Coaching
14 12 (10.62%) Change Management
14 12 (10.62%) Data Modelling

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 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (6.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) AWS
1 11 (9.73%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) Big Data
2 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.54%) QGIS
3 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.77%) QlikView
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) JIRA
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (38.05%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Legal
3 14 (12.39%) Retail
4 13 (11.50%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Automotive
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) .NET
1 21 (18.58%) JSON
2 14 (12.39%) HTML
3 3 (2.65%) CSS
3 3 (2.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.19%) Online Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.54%) SWIFT
6 4 (3.54%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) IVR
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.48%) Business Analysis
2 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.32%) SDLC
4 24 (21.24%) Project Management
4 24 (21.24%) Strategic Planning
5 22 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (19.47%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 21 (18.58%) UML
6 21 (18.58%) Wireframes
7 16 (14.16%) User Stories
8 15 (13.27%) Use Case
9 13 (11.50%) Coaching
9 13 (11.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (11.50%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.62%) Change Management
10 12 (10.62%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.73%) BPMN
11 11 (9.73%) Customer Engagement
11 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
2 11 (9.73%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.47%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) SEPA
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) SAP
3 10 (8.85%) Capita
3 10 (8.85%) IBM
4 7 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.77%) Infor
5 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) Informatica