The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 June 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 of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 68 94
Rank change year-on-year -55 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 143 254 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.34% 3.77% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.92% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 118 227 218
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5954 6475 7992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.27% 96.20% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5500 6591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in the East of England

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in the East of England

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in the East of England

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hertfordshire -38 73 £49,000 +3.15% 3
Bedfordshire +23 27 £50,000 +16.95% 5
Suffolk -9 16 £33,250 -26.11% 3
Norfolk +2 11 £35,000 -28.93% 6
Cambridgeshire -17 8 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Essex -46 8 £52,000 +15.55% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 159 (47.60%) Business Analysis
2 153 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (29.94%) Finance
4 89 (26.65%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (17.66%) User Stories
6 56 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (16.77%) Waterfall
7 53 (15.87%) Degree
8 47 (14.07%) Change Management
8 47 (14.07%) Scrum
9 46 (13.77%) Retail
10 44 (13.17%) SQL
10 44 (13.17%) SDLC
11 41 (12.28%) Project Management
11 41 (12.28%) Use Case
12 35 (10.48%) Data Modelling
13 33 (9.88%) PRINCE2
13 33 (9.88%) ISEB
14 32 (9.58%) Microsoft
15 30 (8.98%) Process Improvement
15 30 (8.98%) JIRA
16 28 (8.38%) UML
17 25 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (6.89%) Wealth Management
18 23 (6.89%) MS Visio
18 23 (6.89%) Legal
18 23 (6.89%) Business Process Modelling
19 20 (5.99%) Line Management
19 20 (5.99%) Banking
19 20 (5.99%) Microsoft Office

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (5.39%) Confluence
2 3 (0.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.30%) Smallworld
3 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.89%) MS Visio
2 20 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.40%) Sonata
2 3 (0.90%) Tercero
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.30%) Lawson
3 1 (0.30%) Movex
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.30%) GIS
3 1 (0.30%) Looker
3 1 (0.30%) Lumira
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (8.98%) JIRA
2 2 (0.60%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.60%) Firebug
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (29.94%) Finance
2 46 (13.77%) Retail
3 23 (6.89%) Legal
4 20 (5.99%) Banking
5 13 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.69%) Marketing
6 9 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.20%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Back Office
9 2 (0.60%) Billing
9 2 (0.60%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.29%) .NET
2 8 (2.40%) Web Services
3 6 (1.80%) Velocity
4 4 (1.20%) XML
5 3 (0.90%) Middleware
5 3 (0.90%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.30%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 89 (26.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.29%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.99%) Fintech
5 10 (2.99%) User Experience
6 8 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Life Science
7 3 (0.90%) Xbox
8 1 (0.30%) APACS
8 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.30%) FMCG
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (47.60%) Business Analysis
2 153 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (17.66%) User Stories
4 56 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (16.77%) Waterfall
5 47 (14.07%) Change Management
5 47 (14.07%) Scrum
6 44 (13.17%) SDLC
7 41 (12.28%) Project Management
7 41 (12.28%) Use Case
8 35 (10.48%) Data Modelling
9 33 (9.88%) PRINCE2
10 30 (8.98%) Process Improvement
11 28 (8.38%) UML
12 25 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (6.89%) Business Process Modelling
13 23 (6.89%) Wealth Management
14 20 (5.99%) Line Management
15 19 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (4.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (13.17%) SQL
2 8 (2.40%) Java
3 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.20%) C#
5 3 (0.90%) PHP
6 1 (0.30%) C
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (15.87%) Degree
2 33 (9.88%) ISEB
3 13 (3.89%) CBAP
4 12 (3.59%) IIBA
5 4 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
7 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.50%) PMO
4 3 (0.90%) GxP
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (9.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.40%) Avaloq
2 8 (2.40%) FNZ
3 7 (2.10%) SAP
4 5 (1.50%) Oracle
5 4 (1.20%) Guidewire
6 3 (0.90%) BMC
6 3 (0.90%) Computacenter
7 2 (0.60%) Casewise
7 2 (0.60%) Google
7 2 (0.60%) HP
7 2 (0.60%) Remedy
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe
8 1 (0.30%) Epicor
8 1 (0.30%) Infor
8 1 (0.30%) JDA
8 1 (0.30%) Northgate
8 1 (0.30%) Pega
8 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
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