The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 33 22 3
Rank change year-on-year -11 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.07% 1.80% 17.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 1.94% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 14
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -6.25%  
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 Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 157 103 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 96.32% 92.79% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 154 88 78
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Gatwick over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Gatwick

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Gatwick region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP