Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

Lead Business Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 323 320
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 10 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.097% 0.089% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.091% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 23
South West median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -11.36% +10.00%
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,962 9,922 10,480
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 97.76% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8,198 8,243 8,876
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in the South West

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in the South West

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in the South West

Lead Business Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Bristol +11 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £72,500 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Lead Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) EPoS
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) PLM
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) SmartPlant
5 1 (10.00%) Back Office

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SmartPlant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Law
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) PLM
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements