Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 23 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 65 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 -36 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 50 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.77% 3.38% 7.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.43% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 76
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £26,250 £37,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,375 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% -10.61% +11.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 921 1458 1334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.98% 98.58% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 814 1249 1082
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -
10th Percentile £24,650 £25,000 £21,525
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Leicestershire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +17 16 £41,250 +6.45% 5
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £41,000 -
Coalville - 2 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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

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

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 7 (26.92%) User Stories
5 6 (23.08%) ERP
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (19.23%) SAP
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) CMS
6 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
6 5 (19.23%) Content Management
7 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) User Experience
8 2 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (19.23%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 7 (26.92%) User Stories
4 6 (23.08%) ERP
5 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) B2B
7 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.85%) Pega
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com