Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Business Analysis was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Head of Business Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1121 1129 1222
Rank change year-on-year +8 +93 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Analysis 27 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.034% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.035% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 35
England median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £71,875 £70,000 £63,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £115,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £85,000 £90,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% +3.33%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
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% -

Head of Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Business Analysis in England

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Head of Business Analysis in England

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Business Analysis in England

Head of Business Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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 +1 25 £88,750 -0.28%
North of England +3 2 £72,500 +38.10%
North West -2 2 £72,500 +38.10%
Head of Business Analysis
UK

Head of Business Analysis Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Head of Business Analysis 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 Head of Business Analysis in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (37.04%) Banking
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) SDLC
6 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 5 (18.52%) JIRA
7 5 (18.52%) Line Management
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) PMO
8 4 (14.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (14.81%) YouTrack
9 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) Alteryx
9 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 3 (11.11%) Sisense
9 3 (11.11%) Marketing
9 3 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) C
9 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server

Head of Business Analysis 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.11%) Sisense
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (37.04%) Banking
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) Line Management
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Alteryx
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft