Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

Business Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 172 179 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.90% 3.39% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 3.49% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 138 130 213
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% +25.00% -8.25%
10th Percentile £30,575 £33,400 £31,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,268 5,135 6,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.36% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,282 4,290 4,929
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,275 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in the East Midlands

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Leicestershire +8 53 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +6 52 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Northamptonshire -4 41 £42,500 - 5
Derbyshire -6 14 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Rutland - 6 - -
Lincolnshire +16 2 £38,000 +40.74% 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 88 (51.16%) Business Analysis
2 58 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (20.35%) Finance
5 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (18.02%) Retail
7 30 (17.44%) ERP
7 30 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (14.53%) SDLC
9 23 (13.37%) QA
10 22 (12.79%) Manufacturing
11 21 (12.21%) Change Management
11 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (12.21%) SQL
12 20 (11.63%) User Stories
12 20 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
13 19 (11.05%) Degree
14 17 (9.88%) PRINCE2
14 17 (9.88%) Analytics
15 16 (9.30%) SAP
15 16 (9.30%) Multichannel Retail
16 15 (8.72%) Business Process Mapping
16 15 (8.72%) Process Improvement
17 14 (8.14%) Dynamics AX
18 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
18 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
18 13 (7.56%) Workshop Facilitation
19 12 (6.98%) Project Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.58%) SAS
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.14%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.91%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.91%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.91%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.91%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Magento
4 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) SMS
2 1 (0.58%) Broadband
2 1 (0.58%) WebEx
2 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.49%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.91%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.33%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) Power BI
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.49%) JIRA
1 6 (3.49%) Maven
1 6 (3.49%) Selenium
General
1 35 (20.35%) Finance
2 31 (18.02%) Retail
3 22 (12.79%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.40%) Marketing
5 4 (2.33%) Electronics
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.74%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) EDI
2 3 (1.74%) JSON
3 2 (1.16%) .NET
3 2 (1.16%) CSS
3 2 (1.16%) HTML
3 2 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.23%) EPoS
3 8 (4.65%) FMCG
4 6 (3.49%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.74%) Fintech
6 3 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Robotics
8 1 (0.58%) Tandem
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (51.16%) Business Analysis
2 58 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (17.44%) ERP
6 25 (14.53%) SDLC
7 21 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (12.21%) Change Management
8 20 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
8 20 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (11.63%) User Stories
9 17 (9.88%) Analytics
9 17 (9.88%) PRINCE2
10 16 (9.30%) Multichannel Retail
11 15 (8.72%) Business Process Mapping
11 15 (8.72%) Process Improvement
12 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.56%) Workshop Facilitation
13 12 (6.98%) Project Management
13 12 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.21%) SQL
2 10 (5.81%) Java
3 6 (3.49%) VBA
4 5 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.33%) ABAP
6 3 (1.74%) C
7 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.58%) C#
8 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (11.05%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) BC Cleared
2 4 (2.33%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.33%) HND
2 4 (2.33%) ISEB
2 4 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.74%) ACCA
3 3 (1.74%) IIBA
4 2 (1.16%) CBAP
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.37%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.30%) SAP
3 7 (4.07%) Oracle
4 5 (2.91%) Google
4 5 (2.91%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.16%) Cognos
5 2 (1.16%) hybris
5 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe
6 1 (0.58%) ATG
6 1 (0.58%) Concur
6 1 (0.58%) Demandware
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore