The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / Midlands
Rank 8 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.85% 5.45% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 5.71% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 105 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 88.46% 95.45% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 92 66
Median salary £48,750 £48,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £80,000
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in the Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in the Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) ERP

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Midlands
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