Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 17 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 88 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 -39 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 162 187 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.14% 3.05% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 3.14% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 119 191 269
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -12.36% +11.25%
10th Percentile £33,700 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 5,025 5,960 6,746
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.29% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,224 4,774 5,367
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%
10th Percentile £24,325 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,175 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 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
Nottinghamshire -4 64 £55,000 +18.92% 10
Northamptonshire +23 36 £41,250 +25.00% 4
Derbyshire -2 29 £50,000 +11.11%
Leicestershire +18 27 £42,500 - 4
Lincolnshire -11 5 £23,000 -38.67%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 118 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (47.53%) Finance
3 68 (41.98%) Business Analysis
4 43 (26.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (25.31%) Scrum
6 34 (20.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (19.14%) Retail
9 29 (17.90%) SDLC
10 28 (17.28%) Business Process Analysis
11 27 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 27 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
12 26 (16.05%) Banking
12 26 (16.05%) RUP
13 24 (14.81%) Data Analysis
14 22 (13.58%) User Stories
15 20 (12.35%) Investment Banking
16 18 (11.11%) MS Visio
16 18 (11.11%) BPMN
17 17 (10.49%) Use Case
17 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
18 16 (9.88%) Change Management
19 15 (9.26%) Project Management
19 15 (9.26%) Coaching
20 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
20 14 (8.64%) Systems Analysis
20 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
20 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
20 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
21 13 (8.02%) ERP

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 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) CMS
3 3 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) JIRA
General
1 77 (47.53%) Finance
2 31 (19.14%) Retail
3 26 (16.05%) Banking
4 20 (12.35%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.47%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.85%) Legal
8 2 (1.23%) Back Office
8 2 (1.23%) International Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.23%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) JSON
2 3 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.62%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.09%) AS400
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.09%) iSeries
5 3 (1.85%) User Experience
5 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Derivative
7 1 (0.62%) EPoS
7 1 (0.62%) Equities
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.62%) Android
1 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (41.98%) Business Analysis
3 43 (26.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (25.31%) Scrum
5 34 (20.99%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (17.90%) SDLC
7 28 (17.28%) Business Process Analysis
8 27 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 27 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 26 (16.05%) RUP
10 24 (14.81%) Data Analysis
11 22 (13.58%) User Stories
12 18 (11.11%) BPMN
13 17 (10.49%) Use Case
14 16 (9.88%) Change Management
15 15 (9.26%) Coaching
15 15 (9.26%) Project Management
16 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
16 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.64%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.79%) SQL
2 4 (2.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) PMO
3 2 (1.23%) MiFID
Vendors
1 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.94%) SAP
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle
4 2 (1.23%) Capita
4 2 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (0.62%) Avaya
5 1 (0.62%) Infor
5 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com