The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 40 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.25% 4.34% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 4.38% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 4
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £29,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,500
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 Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 374 388 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.50% 98.98% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 292 310 330
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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 Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Liverpool

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Liverpool region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (23.08%) Intranet
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Extranet
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Velocity
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Confluence
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
2 2 (15.38%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft