Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 67 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 -20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 46 68 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.78% 4.07% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 4.14% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 92 176
Milton Keynes median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,875 £30,575 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 1588 1641 2592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 98.15% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1436 2166
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (43.48%) Finance
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) Banking
6 8 (17.39%) UML
6 8 (17.39%) ISEB
6 8 (17.39%) SDLC
6 8 (17.39%) Use Case
6 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.22%) Wireframes
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) Java
9 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.70%) Prototyping
10 4 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
10 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
10 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
10 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 4 (8.70%) Billing
11 3 (6.52%) .NET
11 3 (6.52%) C++
11 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (6.52%) Project Management

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 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) NAS
1 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) QlikView
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Liquibase
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Billing
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Automotive
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Fintech
2 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) SDLC
4 8 (17.39%) UML
4 8 (17.39%) Use Case
4 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) Wireframes
6 6 (13.04%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) Prototyping
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) User Stories
10 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) ISEB
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Pega
3 1 (2.17%) Remedy
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Teradata