Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

IT Business Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 631 690 693
Rank change year-on-year +59 +3 +81
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 560 496 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 410 428 554
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -

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 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in England

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in England

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in England

IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London +60 283 £60,000 - 23
South East +21 78 £45,000 - 12
North of England -31 76 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Midlands +35 75 £40,000 -5.88% 10
West Midlands +34 60 £40,000 +1.91% 5
North West +4 48 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Yorkshire -7 28 £37,500 -9.64% 3
South West +6 24 £40,000 -4.76% 4
East of England -31 23 £41,500 -17.00%
East Midlands +13 15 £42,500 -5.56% 5
South Coast - 1 £83,500 -
IT Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT 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 England region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 315 (56.25%) Business Analysis
2 264 (47.14%) Finance
3 230 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (26.96%) Analytical Skills
5 146 (26.07%) Project Management
6 130 (23.21%) SDLC
7 126 (22.50%) Banking
8 123 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 106 (18.93%) Investment Banking
10 105 (18.75%) Asset Management
11 102 (18.21%) Degree
12 86 (15.36%) Wealth Management
12 86 (15.36%) Retail Banking
13 74 (13.21%) Data Analysis
14 71 (12.68%) Waterfall
15 69 (12.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 68 (12.14%) SQL
17 58 (10.36%) Data Modelling
18 56 (10.00%) Use Case
19 55 (9.82%) QA
20 54 (9.64%) User Stories
21 51 (9.11%) Retail
22 50 (8.93%) Scrum
23 43 (7.68%) Legal
24 42 (7.50%) PRINCE2
25 40 (7.14%) KYC
25 40 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
25 40 (7.14%) Workflow
26 39 (6.96%) E-Commerce
27 38 (6.79%) UML

IT Business 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 10 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.61%) CMS
3 8 (1.43%) Confluence
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (6.61%) MS Visio
3 28 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) thinkFolio
2 7 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (1.25%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.07%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.07%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.07%) SAP Retail
4 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.36%) BPCS
6 2 (0.36%) Kondor
6 2 (0.36%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Summit
7 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.96%) SaaS
2 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.89%) Office 365
4 2 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.36%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.36%) Slack
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.25%) Extranet
1 7 (1.25%) Intranet
1 7 (1.25%) WAN
2 6 (1.07%) NAS
2 6 (1.07%) SAN
2 6 (1.07%) Wireless
3 2 (0.36%) Network Security
3 2 (0.36%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) Broadband
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.89%) MS Access
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.54%) Power BI
6 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.36%) Big Data
7 2 (0.36%) DataStage
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.18%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (5.54%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 264 (47.14%) Finance
2 126 (22.50%) Banking
3 106 (18.93%) Investment Banking
4 86 (15.36%) Retail Banking
5 51 (9.11%) Retail
6 43 (7.68%) Legal
7 21 (3.75%) Advertising
8 20 (3.57%) Front Office
9 10 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.61%) Back Office
11 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.89%) Marketing
12 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.61%) XML
2 4 (0.71%) .NET
2 4 (0.71%) HTML
3 3 (0.54%) JSON
4 2 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.18%) FpML
5 1 (0.18%) HTML5
5 1 (0.18%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.18%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 151 (26.96%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.89%) Reference Data
3 20 (3.57%) Equities
4 18 (3.21%) Fixed Income
5 17 (3.04%) Derivative
5 17 (3.04%) Virtual Team
6 14 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.50%) Fintech
7 12 (2.14%) User Experience
8 11 (1.96%) Credit Risk
8 11 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.79%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.07%) FMCG
13 4 (0.71%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.71%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.71%) PMI
14 3 (0.54%) NHS
15 2 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.18%) Linux
2 1 (0.18%) Unix
2 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (56.25%) Business Analysis
2 230 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (26.07%) Project Management
4 130 (23.21%) SDLC
5 123 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (18.75%) Asset Management
7 86 (15.36%) Wealth Management
8 74 (13.21%) Data Analysis
9 71 (12.68%) Waterfall
10 69 (12.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 58 (10.36%) Data Modelling
12 56 (10.00%) Use Case
13 54 (9.64%) User Stories
14 50 (8.93%) Scrum
15 42 (7.50%) PRINCE2
16 40 (7.14%) KYC
16 40 (7.14%) Workflow
17 39 (6.96%) E-Commerce
18 38 (6.79%) UML
19 36 (6.43%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (12.14%) SQL
2 12 (2.14%) Java
3 7 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (0.89%) C
4 5 (0.89%) VBA
5 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.18%) Python
6 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 102 (18.21%) Degree
2 34 (6.07%) ISEB
3 16 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.32%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.14%) PMP
6 9 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.43%) IIBA
8 7 (1.25%) CBAP
9 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (0.71%) CFA
11 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.36%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.18%) MBA
14 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.82%) QA
2 27 (4.82%) MiFID
3 20 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (3.57%) EMIR
4 16 (2.86%) PMO
5 14 (2.50%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.89%) GDPR
7 2 (0.36%) SLA
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (5.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.29%) SAP
3 19 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (1.61%) Charles River
5 8 (1.43%) Informatica
5 8 (1.43%) Oracle
6 3 (0.54%) CODA
6 3 (0.54%) Talend
7 2 (0.36%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.36%) Infor
7 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.36%) OpenText
7 2 (0.36%) Pega
8 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.18%) Citrix
8 1 (0.18%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.18%) hybris
8 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.18%) Sage
8 1 (0.18%) Thunderhead