Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 9.97% 10.11% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.16% 10.13% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 31
Ipswich median annual salary £39,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.89% +5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,300 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,275 £50,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 374 543 660
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.16% 99.82% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 354 461 578
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Ipswich over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Ipswich

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

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 Ipswich region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (86.84%) Business Analysis
2 17 (44.74%) Use Case
3 16 (42.11%) BPMN
3 16 (42.11%) Workflow
4 14 (36.84%) SDLC
4 14 (36.84%) Workflow Analysis
5 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.95%) Retail
6 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
7 9 (23.68%) QA
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
9 7 (18.42%) Analytics
9 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL
10 6 (15.79%) CRM
10 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (15.79%) Data Governance
11 5 (13.16%) GDPR
12 4 (10.53%) Legal
12 4 (10.53%) Validation
12 4 (10.53%) ERP
12 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
12 4 (10.53%) Analytical Mindset

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
1 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.26%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Business Analysis
2 17 (44.74%) Use Case
3 16 (42.11%) BPMN
3 16 (42.11%) Workflow
4 14 (36.84%) SDLC
4 14 (36.84%) Workflow Analysis
5 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) Analytics
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
9 6 (15.79%) CRM
9 6 (15.79%) Data Governance
10 4 (10.53%) ERP
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
10 4 (10.53%) Validation
11 3 (7.89%) OO
11 3 (7.89%) OOD
11 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
2 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
3 5 (13.16%) GDPR
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.63%) PMO
4 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
2 1 (2.63%) Trillium