The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.48% 2.53% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.54% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
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 Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 277 315 351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 98.23% 99.68% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 203 247 264
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £75,000 £55,000
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 Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Peterborough

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (23.08%) BPMN
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Minitab
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (23.08%) BPMN
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Minitab