The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Harrogate during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Business Analyst
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 10.00% 4.39% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.09% 4.47% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 22
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15%  
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 Harrogate. 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
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 228 313 389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 99.13% 98.12% 99.23%
Number of salaries quoted 202 290 354
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Harrogate over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Harrogate

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Harrogate region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Finance
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (37.93%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) MS Visio
5 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
5 9 (31.03%) Use Case
6 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 8 (27.59%) Wireframes
7 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) SaaS
8 3 (10.34%) iPad
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) Fintech
8 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Swim Lanes
9 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) MS Office
9 2 (6.90%) CCA
9 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 10 (34.48%) MS Visio
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
1 3 (10.34%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) GAP Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Use Case
4 8 (27.59%) Wireframes
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) OOD
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Swim Lanes
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCA