Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 79
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.81% 5.45% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 5.58% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 41
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +15.38% +2.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,625 £32,000
90th Percentile £53,250 £51,250 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1068 1344 1574
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.67% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1120 1391
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Sheffield -13 36 £32,500 -27.78% 3
Doncaster +16 9 £47,500 +26.67%
Barnsley - 1 £47,500 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (39.62%) User Stories
3 20 (37.74%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) Waterfall
5 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
6 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 13 (24.53%) SDLC
7 11 (20.75%) Atlassian
7 11 (20.75%) SQL
7 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
7 11 (20.75%) Broadband
7 11 (20.75%) JIRA
7 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
7 11 (20.75%) QA
8 10 (18.87%) Business Transformation
9 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (13.21%) Change Management
10 6 (11.32%) Kanban
11 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
12 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (7.55%) iPad
12 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
13 3 (5.66%) Line Management
13 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 3 (5.66%) Translating Business Requirements
13 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (5.66%) Regulatory Compliance

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.89%) Finacle
2 1 (1.89%) Summit
2 1 (1.89%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Broadband
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) JIRA
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.55%) iPad
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (39.62%) User Stories
3 20 (37.74%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) Waterfall
5 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
6 13 (24.53%) SDLC
7 10 (18.87%) Business Transformation
8 7 (13.21%) Change Management
9 6 (11.32%) Kanban
10 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
10 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.66%) Information Security
11 3 (5.66%) Line Management
11 3 (5.66%) Process Management
11 3 (5.66%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (5.66%) Regulatory Compliance
11 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
1 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Temenos
3 1 (1.89%) TSYS
3 1 (1.89%) Unisys