Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 21 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 71 36
Rank change year-on-year +22 -35 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.79% 2.75% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.79% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 42
Leicester median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,125 £53,750 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 563 825 808
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.25% 98.68% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 521 749 680
Leicester median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,450 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,375
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 £40,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.52% +5.84% -0.39%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicester region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) User Experience
5 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) CMS
6 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) SAP