Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 52 20
Rank change year-on-year +34 -32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 12.14% 3.79% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.21% 3.80% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 21
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent vacancies in Halifax with a recognized job title 172 316 362
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.42% 99.68% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 123 290 243
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +19.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £21,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Halifax

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Halifax region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
6 5 (23.81%) Confluence
6 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) ERP
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (19.05%) Reinsurance
8 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Use Case

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Reinsurance
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
6 5 (23.81%) ERP
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
9 2 (9.52%) Use Case
10 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle