The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 56 24 51
Rank change year-on-year -32 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.25% 7.28% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 7.30% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 11
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 315 422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.25% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 352 254 352
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Leicester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Leicester

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Leicester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Leicester

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicester region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL