The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 84 58
Rank change year-on-year +30 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 122 88 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.09% 2.76% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 2.84% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 97 71 132
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2900 3095 3533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.18% 97.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 2516 2904
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +41 54 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Northamptonshire +8 24 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Leicestershire -15 21 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Derbyshire +6 10 £38,750 -4.90% 1
Lincolnshire +5 7 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 80 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (37.97%) Business Analysis
3 54 (28.88%) Finance
4 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (23.53%) Retail
6 33 (17.65%) Scrum
7 32 (17.11%) Systems Analysis
8 31 (16.58%) Degree
9 30 (16.04%) SQL
9 30 (16.04%) User Stories
10 28 (14.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (12.83%) UML
13 22 (11.76%) ERP
13 22 (11.76%) Banking
14 21 (11.23%) SDLC
15 19 (10.16%) Use Case
15 19 (10.16%) Requirements Analysis
16 18 (9.63%) CRM
16 18 (9.63%) SAP
17 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
17 17 (9.09%) Project Management
17 17 (9.09%) Software Delivery
17 17 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
18 15 (8.02%) RUP
19 14 (7.49%) Logistics
19 14 (7.49%) Customer Requirements
20 13 (6.95%) Waterfall
20 13 (6.95%) PRINCE2
20 13 (6.95%) Change 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 2 (1.07%) Confluence
2 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.21%) SAP CRM
3 4 (2.14%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.53%) Lawson
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.28%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.74%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.60%) Selenium
2 2 (1.07%) JIRA
2 2 (1.07%) Rational Rose
General
1 54 (28.88%) Finance
2 44 (23.53%) Retail
3 22 (11.76%) Banking
4 13 (6.95%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.67%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.07%) Billing
8 2 (1.07%) Games
8 2 (1.07%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) .NET
2 7 (3.74%) Web Services
3 5 (2.67%) Java SE
3 5 (2.67%) SOAP
3 5 (2.67%) XML
4 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.53%) CSS
5 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.35%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.81%) FMCG
4 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.67%) User Experience
6 3 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.07%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.07%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.67%) Linux
1 5 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.53%) Android
2 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (37.97%) Business Analysis
3 33 (17.65%) Scrum
4 32 (17.11%) Systems Analysis
5 30 (16.04%) User Stories
6 28 (14.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (12.83%) UML
9 22 (11.76%) ERP
10 21 (11.23%) SDLC
11 19 (10.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 19 (10.16%) Use Case
12 18 (9.63%) CRM
13 17 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
13 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 17 (9.09%) Project Management
13 17 (9.09%) Software Delivery
14 15 (8.02%) RUP
15 14 (7.49%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (7.49%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.04%) SQL
2 7 (3.74%) Java
3 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.67%) VBA
4 4 (2.14%) C#
5 2 (1.07%) C
5 2 (1.07%) Lingo
6 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (16.58%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) ISEB
3 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (9.63%) SAP
2 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.42%) Oracle
3 9 (4.81%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.67%) Google
5 4 (2.14%) hybris
6 1 (0.53%) Casewise
6 1 (0.53%) Epicor
6 1 (0.53%) IFS
6 1 (0.53%) Sage
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive +15% bonus+pension+health
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus / bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus / bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Competitive Salary, Free Parking, 25 Days Holiday, Free Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago