Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 104 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 76 72 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.53% 2.49% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.56% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 98 109
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -12.37% +7.78%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £79,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2901 2810 3210
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 97.06% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2290 2635
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Oxford -12 38 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Abingdon +8 6 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Thame -11 6 £42,500 -
Witney +4 5 - -
Wallingford - 3 £37,000 - 1
Bicester - 2 £35,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £34,000 -
Banbury +13 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 25 (32.89%) User Stories
4 20 (26.32%) Project Management
5 18 (23.68%) Degree
6 17 (22.37%) SAP
7 16 (21.05%) ERP
7 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.11%) Matrix Organization
9 12 (15.79%) Finance
9 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.79%) UML
9 12 (15.79%) SAP ERP
9 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.47%) Scrum
11 10 (13.16%) BPMN
12 8 (10.53%) Software Delivery
13 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
13 7 (9.21%) JIRA
13 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
13 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (9.21%) Change Management
14 6 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
14 6 (7.89%) Time Management
15 5 (6.58%) Kanban
15 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.58%) Critical Success Factor
15 5 (6.58%) Analytics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (15.79%) SAP ERP
2 4 (5.26%) SAP EHS
3 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Broadband
1 1 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (3.95%) QlikView
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 25 (32.89%) User Stories
4 20 (26.32%) Project Management
5 16 (21.05%) ERP
5 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (17.11%) Matrix Organization
7 12 (15.79%) UML
8 11 (14.47%) Scrum
9 10 (13.16%) BPMN
10 8 (10.53%) Software Delivery
11 7 (9.21%) Change Management
11 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.89%) Time Management
13 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.58%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) ABAP
3 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) PMP
2 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) SAP
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.95%) Cadence
4 3 (3.95%) Google
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.32%) Sage