The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 29 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.43% 5.27% 8.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 5.46% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 58
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -13.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 531 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.31% 96.55% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 298 385 567
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Northampton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Northampton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Northampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) User Stories
6 5 (15.15%) Wireframes
7 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 3 (9.09%) Logistics
8 3 (9.09%) Google
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) SQL
9 2 (6.06%) .NET
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.03%) UML
10 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (3.03%) C
10 1 (3.03%) ERP

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.18%) User Stories
5 5 (15.15%) Wireframes
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Coaching
9 1 (3.03%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
9 1 (3.03%) People Management
9 1 (3.03%) Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (3.03%) UML
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle