The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.64% 0.81% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 0.84% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Median salary £45,000 £22,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -43.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £22,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 351 237 292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.32% 95.56% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 324 221 252
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Portsmouth

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Portsmouth

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (21.43%) MS Access
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Google

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Use Case
3 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
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