The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 13 51 43
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 11.11% 2.74% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 2.84% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 17
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £62,500
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 135 422 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.35% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 378 294
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Ipswich

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Ipswich

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.81%) SDLC
5 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (19.05%) Wireframes
6 8 (19.05%) Guidewire
6 8 (19.05%) User Stories
6 8 (19.05%) Use Case
6 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.05%) C#
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) OO
8 6 (14.29%) Xbox
9 4 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (9.52%) Casewise
9 4 (9.52%) DSDM
9 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (7.14%) QA
10 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.14%) ISEB
10 3 (7.14%) Degree
10 3 (7.14%) JIRA
10 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Xbox
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.05%) Use Case
4 8 (19.05%) User Stories
4 8 (19.05%) Wireframes
5 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (9.52%) DSDM
7 4 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) OOD
9 2 (4.76%) UML
9 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Guidewire
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Casewise
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