Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 56 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.74% 19.11% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.90% 19.24% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 10
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +26.92%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £51,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 192 291 305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.46% 99.32% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 163 254 242
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +0.56% +11.88%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,375 £64,913
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Halifax over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Waterfall
3 12 (63.16%) JIRA
4 10 (52.63%) Use Case
5 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) User Stories
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Confluence
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching
10 2 (10.53%) User Experience
10 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (5.26%) Validation
11 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.26%) Scrum
11 1 (5.26%) ERP
11 1 (5.26%) XML
11 1 (5.26%) UML
11 1 (5.26%) SQL
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
11 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 1 (5.26%) QA

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 (26.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Waterfall
3 10 (52.63%) Use Case
4 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Logistics
8 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) UML
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian