Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Data Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Business Data Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1087 1107 1131
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 79 96 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.054% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.056% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 67 91 131
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £49,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.71% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Data Analyst in England

Business Data Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
London +25 42 £57,187 +14.37% 5
North of England -4 12 £36,000 +30.91% 2
South West +8 10 £45,000 -
South East +35 8 £65,000 +20.93% 1
North West -34 7 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Midlands +22 5 £27,500 -26.67%
Yorkshire - 5 £36,000 - 1
West Midlands +16 4 £31,750 -9.29%
East of England -11 3 £35,000 -17.65%
East Midlands +29 1 £25,500 -38.18%
Business Data Analyst
UK

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Business Data 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 England region featuring Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (56.96%) SQL
2 41 (51.90%) Finance
3 34 (43.04%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (43.04%) Data Analysis
3 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
5 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.78%) Degree
6 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
7 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
8 16 (20.25%) Big Data
9 15 (18.99%) Data Quality
9 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
10 14 (17.72%) Data Management
10 14 (17.72%) VBA
10 14 (17.72%) Analytics
11 11 (13.92%) Data Governance
11 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.92%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (12.66%) Cognos
12 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (12.66%) Workflow
12 10 (12.66%) Use Case
12 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
13 9 (11.39%) Solvency II
13 9 (11.39%) Data Protection
13 9 (11.39%) Cloudera
13 9 (11.39%) Workflow Analysis
13 9 (11.39%) Power BI

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (1.27%) Confluence
1 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) SPSS
3 1 (1.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Actimize
1 1 (1.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) Big Data
3 11 (13.92%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
5 9 (11.39%) Power BI
6 5 (6.33%) GIS
7 4 (5.06%) MS Access
7 4 (5.06%) PowerPivot
7 4 (5.06%) QlikView
7 4 (5.06%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.53%) MySQL
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.27%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.27%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.06%) Social Media
5 3 (3.80%) Derivative
5 3 (3.80%) Equities
6 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.04%) Data Analysis
2 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
5 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
6 14 (17.72%) Analytics
6 14 (17.72%) Data Management
7 11 (13.92%) Data Governance
8 10 (12.66%) Use Case
8 10 (12.66%) Workflow
9 9 (11.39%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.39%) Workflow Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) Kanban
11 6 (7.59%) Data Reconciliation
11 6 (7.59%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (6.33%) Critical Success Factor
12 5 (6.33%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
12 5 (6.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) VBA
3 5 (6.33%) VB
4 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) ISEB
3 4 (5.06%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) Data Quality
2 9 (11.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (11.39%) Solvency II
3 7 (8.86%) GDPR
4 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.53%) PMO
6 1 (1.27%) FINRA
6 1 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Cognos
3 9 (11.39%) Cloudera
3 9 (11.39%) Informatica
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) Cognizant
5 4 (5.06%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.27%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) Vertica