The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 84 96 84
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.27% 1.34% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.38% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 25
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.58% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £38,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,750 £72,000
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1368 1374 1326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.88% 97.17% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1189 1082
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Oxfordshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Abingdon - 1 £47,500 - 1
Bicester - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) User Stories
3 30 (51.72%) Business Analysis
4 29 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 27 (46.55%) UML
6 22 (37.93%) BPMN
7 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
8 16 (27.59%) Business Process Modelling
9 13 (22.41%) Project Management
10 12 (20.69%) Scrum
11 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (17.24%) Use Case
13 9 (15.52%) JIRA
13 9 (15.52%) Kanban
13 9 (15.52%) Requirements Management
13 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
13 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
14 8 (13.79%) B2B
14 8 (13.79%) Degree
14 8 (13.79%) Business Transformation
15 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (10.34%) Project Planning
16 6 (10.34%) ERP
16 6 (10.34%) Finance
16 6 (10.34%) Publishing
17 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
17 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
18 4 (6.90%) Critical Success Factor
18 4 (6.90%) SDLC
18 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.72%) BPCS
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) MS Access
1 1 (1.72%) QlikView
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) User Stories
3 30 (51.72%) Business Analysis
4 29 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 27 (46.55%) UML
6 22 (37.93%) BPMN
7 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
8 16 (27.59%) Business Process Modelling
9 13 (22.41%) Project Management
10 12 (20.69%) Scrum
11 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (17.24%) Use Case
13 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
13 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
13 9 (15.52%) Kanban
13 9 (15.52%) Requirements Management
14 8 (13.79%) B2B
14 8 (13.79%) Business Transformation
15 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (10.34%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) CBAP
2 3 (5.17%) IIBA
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.72%) Epicor
3 1 (1.72%) IFS
3 1 (1.72%) Infor
3 1 (1.72%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
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