Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 75 31
Rank change year-on-year +19 -44 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 39 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.60% 2.69% 7.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 2.80% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 151
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,750 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.42% -26.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £52,000 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,508
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.72% +6.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1037 1393 1863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.20% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 813 945 1636
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Northamptonshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Northampton +30 32 £35,000 -13.04% 1
Kettering +6 3 £50,000 +51.52%
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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

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 Northamptonshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (38.46%) Scrum
6 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
7 13 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
8 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 12 (30.77%) Coaching
8 12 (30.77%) Feasibility Study
9 11 (28.21%) Business Process Modelling
9 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
9 11 (28.21%) SDLC
9 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (28.21%) BPMN
9 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
10 9 (23.08%) Project Planning
10 9 (23.08%) User Stories
11 8 (20.51%) Financial Analysis
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
11 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.82%) Banking
13 5 (12.82%) Wireframes
14 4 (10.26%) Use Case

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.13%) International Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Private Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (38.46%) Scrum
5 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
6 13 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Coaching
7 12 (30.77%) Feasibility Study
8 11 (28.21%) BPMN
8 11 (28.21%) Business Process Modelling
8 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
8 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
8 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
8 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (28.21%) SDLC
9 9 (23.08%) Project Planning
9 9 (23.08%) User Stories
10 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (20.51%) Financial Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Avaya
2 1 (2.56%) Google