Period
to 19 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 112 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 -23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 92 134 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.23% 2.52% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.58% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 184
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +4.52% -1.67%
10th Percentile £31,300 £33,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £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 3,995 5,187 5,841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.54% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,956 4,381 4,680
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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
Nottinghamshire +11 26 £47,500 -17.39% 8
Northamptonshire -5 25 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Leicestershire -16 23 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Derbyshire +3 10 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Rutland - 6 - -
Lincolnshire +19 1 £40,000 +73.91% 3
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (35.87%) Business Analysis
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.91%) Finance
4 20 (21.74%) Retail
5 17 (18.48%) Manufacturing
6 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.39%) ERP
7 15 (16.30%) Degree
8 14 (15.22%) MS Visio
9 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.04%) Change Management
10 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.96%) Analytics
12 10 (10.87%) User Stories
12 10 (10.87%) SDLC
12 10 (10.87%) Project Management
12 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (9.78%) Workshop Facilitation
14 8 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
14 8 (8.70%) Wireframes
14 8 (8.70%) CRM
14 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
14 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
14 8 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.09%) SAS
1 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Visio
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.17%) Sage X3
4 1 (1.09%) BPCS
4 1 (1.09%) Magento
4 1 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) Impala
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) Maven
1 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Retail
3 17 (18.48%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.61%) Marketing
5 5 (5.43%) Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Front Office
6 2 (2.17%) Games
6 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Law
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) FMCG
3 5 (5.43%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.26%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.26%) EPoS
4 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (2.17%) Contactless
5 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Robotics
6 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Business Analysis
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.39%) ERP
4 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.04%) Change Management
5 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 11 (11.96%) Analytics
6 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.87%) Project Management
7 10 (10.87%) SDLC
7 10 (10.87%) User Stories
8 9 (9.78%) Workshop Facilitation
9 8 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (8.70%) CRM
9 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) VBA
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) IIBA
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) PMO
3 3 (3.26%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.26%) JDA
3 3 (3.26%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) Concur
4 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.17%) Sage
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) ATG
5 1 (1.09%) Demandware
5 1 (1.09%) hybris
5 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.09%) Tableau