Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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

Business Analyst
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 41 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.57% 4.43% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 4.55% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 18
Luton median annual salary £43,000 £33,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.30% -31.96% +14.12%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,650
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 375 440 554
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 97.56% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 330 305 422
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% -7.62% +23.53%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,075 £69,500 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.50% -9.50% +11.11%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Luton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Luton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Luton over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Luton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Luton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Data Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Data Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Data Transformation
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP