Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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

Business Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 63 59 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.45% 3.89% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.03% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 105
Milton Keynes median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +28.79% -22.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £61,455 £57,500 £50,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +14.29% -9.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,342 1,465 1,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.70% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1,115 1,387
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,050 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Milton Keynes

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Business Analysis
2 23 (36.51%) UML
2 23 (36.51%) User Stories
3 21 (33.33%) SDLC
4 18 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 14 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.63%) Scrum
6 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (17.46%) User Experience
7 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (17.46%) Use Case
7 11 (17.46%) Finance
8 10 (15.87%) Project Management
9 9 (14.29%) Change Management
9 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.29%) Data Mapping
10 8 (12.70%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
12 6 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
13 5 (7.94%) Workshop Facilitation
13 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (6.35%) Web Development

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Axure RP
1 2 (3.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Automotive
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) CSS
1 3 (4.76%) HTML
1 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.46%) User Experience
3 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Business Analysis
2 23 (36.51%) UML
2 23 (36.51%) User Stories
3 21 (33.33%) SDLC
4 18 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 14 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.63%) Scrum
7 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (17.46%) Use Case
8 10 (15.87%) Project Management
9 9 (14.29%) Change Management
9 9 (14.29%) Data Mapping
9 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.70%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.59%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Progress
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) Unisys
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) SAP