Period
to 18 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 77 94
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.19% 3.07% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 3.16% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 27
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% +8.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,175 £56,250 £56,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% - -

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 1,444 1,580 1,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.63% 97.05% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 1,268 1,263
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 28 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.81%) Strategic Planning
5 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (29.69%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 14 (21.88%) Retail
9 13 (20.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (20.31%) SAP
9 13 (20.31%) Coaching
10 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (18.75%) Project Management
10 12 (18.75%) Use Case
10 12 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (17.19%) Legal
11 11 (17.19%) Big Data
11 11 (17.19%) SuccessFactors
11 11 (17.19%) Analytical Thinking
12 10 (15.63%) Change Management
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
12 10 (15.63%) Banking
13 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
14 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
14 8 (12.50%) Requirements Management
14 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
15 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
15 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com

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:

Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.25%) QGIS
3 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Retail
3 11 (17.19%) Legal
4 10 (15.63%) Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) CSS
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Business Analysis
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) Strategic Planning
4 19 (29.69%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 13 (20.31%) Coaching
5 13 (20.31%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (18.75%) Project Management
6 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.75%) Use Case
6 12 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Analytical Thinking
8 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
9 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.50%) Requirements Management
11 7 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
11 7 (10.94%) UML
11 7 (10.94%) Workshop Facilitation
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) SAP
3 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.13%) Tableau