Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 53 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 58 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.14% 4.05% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 4.18% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 30
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +14.29% -11.54%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £49,125 £55,750 £53,875
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,362 1,100 1,419
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.83% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 937 1,062
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 -1 40 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Daventry - 1 - -
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (62.07%) Business Analysis
2 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.93%) Retail
4 20 (34.48%) Finance
5 16 (27.59%) EPoS
5 16 (27.59%) Coaching
6 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
7 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 12 (20.69%) SQL
8 11 (18.97%) Data Analysis
8 11 (18.97%) SDLC
8 11 (18.97%) Feasibility Study
8 11 (18.97%) Business Process Modelling
8 11 (18.97%) BPMN
8 11 (18.97%) Project Planning
8 11 (18.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.79%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (13.79%) SAP CO
10 8 (13.79%) SAP
10 8 (13.79%) SAP BW
10 8 (13.79%) SAP FI
11 7 (12.07%) ABAP
12 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 6 (10.34%) User Stories
12 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (8.62%) Innovative Thinking

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 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) SAP CO
1 8 (13.79%) SAP FI
1 8 (13.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (6.90%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
General
1 22 (37.93%) Retail
2 20 (34.48%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) JSON
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) EPoS
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Business Analysis
2 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Coaching
4 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
5 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 11 (18.97%) BPMN
6 11 (18.97%) Business Process Modelling
6 11 (18.97%) Data Analysis
6 11 (18.97%) Feasibility Study
6 11 (18.97%) Project Planning
6 11 (18.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (18.97%) SDLC
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (10.34%) User Stories
9 5 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (8.62%) Innovative Thinking
9 5 (8.62%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) ABAP
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ACCA
1 3 (5.17%) IIBA
2 2 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) AAT
3 1 (1.72%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (3.45%) Google
2 2 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft