Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 312 308
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 94 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 69 34 50
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,625 £36,175
90th Percentile £64,300 £70,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12809 12111 12607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10245 10184 10464
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the North West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in the North West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the North West

Senior Business Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +40 64 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Cheshire -22 25 £50,000 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £41,000 -
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 West region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (39.36%) Business Analysis
2 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (28.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (28.72%) E-Commerce
4 25 (26.60%) SDLC
5 22 (23.40%) Finance
6 21 (22.34%) Banking
7 20 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (20.21%) CRM
9 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
10 17 (18.09%) ITIL
11 16 (17.02%) Project Management
11 16 (17.02%) Collaborative Working
12 15 (15.96%) Degree
13 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
13 14 (14.89%) User Stories
13 14 (14.89%) UML
13 14 (14.89%) Domain Models
14 13 (13.83%) Feasibility Study
14 13 (13.83%) Process Improvement
14 13 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (12.77%) QA
15 12 (12.77%) Use Case
16 10 (10.64%) SAP
16 10 (10.64%) Validation
17 9 (9.57%) Retail
18 8 (8.51%) Scrum
18 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
18 8 (8.51%) Investment Banking
18 8 (8.51%) Wealth Management

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) SAP MII
1 7 (7.45%) SAP PP
1 7 (7.45%) SAP PP-PI
2 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.13%) SAP EWM
3 2 (2.13%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.06%) SAP LE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 21 (22.34%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 8 (8.51%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.32%) Law
6 4 (4.26%) Marketing
7 2 (2.13%) Billing
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) SAP XI
2 3 (3.19%) Velocity
3 2 (2.13%) IDoc
4 1 (1.06%) EDI
4 1 (1.06%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) User Experience
4 6 (6.38%) PMI
5 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Fintech
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Business Analysis
2 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (28.72%) E-Commerce
3 27 (28.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (26.60%) SDLC
5 20 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (20.21%) CRM
7 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
8 17 (18.09%) ITIL
9 16 (17.02%) Collaborative Working
9 16 (17.02%) Project Management
10 14 (14.89%) Domain Models
10 14 (14.89%) UML
10 14 (14.89%) User Stories
11 13 (13.83%) Feasibility Study
11 13 (13.83%) Process Improvement
12 12 (12.77%) Use Case
13 10 (10.64%) Validation
14 8 (8.51%) Scrum
14 8 (8.51%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) SAP Certification
3 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.19%) IIBA
4 3 (3.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) GDPR
3 2 (2.13%) PMO
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) SAP
2 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.13%) Kronos
5 1 (1.06%) Capita
5 1 (1.06%) hybris
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle