Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 18 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 70 26
Rank change year-on-year +30 -44 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 29 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.66% 2.87% 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 2.98% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 131
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -10.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £52,500 £60,221
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,750 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.42% -26.67% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 653 974 1437
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 96.25% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 496 620 1279
Northampton median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,800 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 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 Northampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
3 14 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 13 (40.63%) MS Visio
4 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 12 (37.50%) Coaching
5 12 (37.50%) Feasibility Study
6 11 (34.38%) Business Process Modelling
6 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
6 11 (34.38%) SDLC
6 11 (34.38%) BPMN
6 11 (34.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
7 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
10 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.63%) User Stories
12 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
13 3 (9.38%) Line Management
13 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Visio
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
3 14 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Coaching
5 12 (37.50%) Feasibility Study
5 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 11 (34.38%) BPMN
6 11 (34.38%) Business Process Modelling
6 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
6 11 (34.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) SDLC
7 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
10 5 (15.63%) User Stories
11 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Avaya