Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Business Analyst
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 34 52
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.55% 2.90% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 3.10% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.05% -28.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,580 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,500 £38,750 £33,750
North East median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +5.33% -1.96% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham. 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
Durham
Permanent vacancies in Durham with a recognized job title 309 226 331
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 93.78% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 271 200 283
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £52,884 £50,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33% +1.35%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Durham

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Durham

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Durham region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Darlington -6 3 £35,000 -2.51%
Stockton-on-Tees -4 1 - -
Business Analyst
North East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Durham region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) MSF
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MSF
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Infor
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft