The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / North East
Rank 61 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.90% 1.88% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.94% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 14
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,550 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,750 £55,000
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 North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 602 619 686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.56% 96.72% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 553 526 582
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
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 North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the North East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in the North East

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 7 £35,000 - 3
Tyne and Wear +4 4 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Northumberland - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) User Stories
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (32.00%) ERP
5 7 (28.00%) CRM
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.00%) Workflow
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.00%) Scrum
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) ISEB
10 2 (8.00%) Workflow Analysis
11 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analysis
11 1 (4.00%) Service Design
11 1 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
11 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
11 1 (4.00%) BPR
11 1 (4.00%) Process Management
11 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.00%) Cognos

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Force.com
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Power BI
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Mason
1 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) User Stories
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (32.00%) ERP
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) CRM
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
9 1 (4.00%) Service Design
9 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos
2 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Highams
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago