The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.16% 1.23% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.27% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 12
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,250 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 681 632 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.27% 97.38% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 601 570 547
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Oxford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Oxford

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Oxford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) User Stories
3 16 (53.33%) Business Analysis
4 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
5 11 (36.67%) UML
5 11 (36.67%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) B2B
6 8 (26.67%) Business Transformation
7 7 (23.33%) BPMN
8 6 (20.00%) Use Case
9 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 5 (16.67%) Kanban
9 5 (16.67%) JIRA
9 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Publishing
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 2 (6.67%) ISEB
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
11 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) ERP
11 2 (6.67%) Change Management
11 2 (6.67%) Finance
11 2 (6.67%) Content Management
11 2 (6.67%) Retail

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) User Stories
3 16 (53.33%) Business Analysis
4 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 11 (36.67%) Project Management
5 11 (36.67%) UML
6 8 (26.67%) B2B
6 8 (26.67%) Business Transformation
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) BPMN
8 6 (20.00%) Use Case
9 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.67%) Kanban
9 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CBAP
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) IIBA
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle