Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 63 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 65 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.83% 3.24% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 3.39% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 36
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £54,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 1,307 1,093 1,284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 95.71% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 869 920
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -10.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,450 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,700 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 September 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 September 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 +8 47 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Business Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 41 (63.08%) Business Analysis
2 33 (50.77%) Retail
3 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.23%) Finance
4 19 (29.23%) EPoS
5 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.00%) ERP
6 13 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
6 13 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (18.46%) Coaching
7 12 (18.46%) SAP BW
7 12 (18.46%) SAP FI
7 12 (18.46%) SAP
7 12 (18.46%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (18.46%) SAP CO
8 11 (16.92%) ABAP
8 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (16.92%) Acceptance Criteria
8 11 (16.92%) Business Process Modelling
9 10 (15.38%) SDLC
9 10 (15.38%) SQL
9 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
10 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.85%) User Stories
11 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (12.31%) Business Process Mapping
11 8 (12.31%) Line Management
11 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.31%) Feasibility Study

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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) SAP CO
1 12 (18.46%) SAP FI
1 12 (18.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (7.69%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SAP BW
2 7 (10.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
General
1 33 (50.77%) Retail
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) CSS
1 2 (3.08%) HTML
1 2 (3.08%) JSON
1 2 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) EPoS
2 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Business Analysis
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.00%) ERP
4 13 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 13 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (18.46%) Coaching
6 11 (16.92%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (16.92%) Business Process Modelling
7 10 (15.38%) SDLC
8 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
8 9 (13.85%) User Stories
8 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.31%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Feasibility Study
9 8 (12.31%) Line Management
9 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) ABAP
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ACCA
2 4 (6.15%) BC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) DBS Check
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) IIBA
4 1 (1.54%) AAT
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) hybris
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft