Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 32 51
Rank change year-on-year -27 +19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 97 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.58% 6.77% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 7.17% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 94 64
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,025 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,800 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1255 1352 1387
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 94.35% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1139 1147
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Coventry

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Finance
3 24 (51.06%) User Stories
4 22 (46.81%) Use Case
4 22 (46.81%) Retail
5 21 (44.68%) Business Analysis
6 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
7 10 (21.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.15%) Wireframes
9 8 (17.02%) Banking
9 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.89%) Workflow
10 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.89%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (12.77%) Workload Management
11 6 (12.77%) Business Process Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
12 5 (10.64%) Degree
13 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
13 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
13 4 (8.51%) Project Management
13 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
13 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
13 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
13 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (6.38%) Logistics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (4.26%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) Retail
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Automotive
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) User Stories
3 22 (46.81%) Use Case
4 21 (44.68%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
6 9 (19.15%) Wireframes
7 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.89%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Workflow
9 6 (12.77%) Business Process Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
9 6 (12.77%) Workload Management
10 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PMO
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Epicor
2 1 (2.13%) ATG
2 1 (2.13%) Demandware
2 1 (2.13%) hybris
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.13%) SAP