The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.01% 5.40% 6.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 5.51% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 40
Median salary £33,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £34,700 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 544 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.84% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 365 509 615
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -2 13 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Bury St Edmunds +6 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Business Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Wireframes
5 8 (21.05%) User Stories
6 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) ISEB
7 6 (15.79%) Workflow
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.16%) Use Case
8 5 (13.16%) Legal
9 4 (10.53%) OO
9 4 (10.53%) DSDM
9 4 (10.53%) C#
9 4 (10.53%) .NET
9 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Guidewire
9 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (10.53%) Business Process Modelling
10 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (7.89%) Xbox
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) Looker
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Xbox
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Wireframes
4 8 (21.05%) User Stories
5 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.79%) Workflow
7 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.16%) Use Case
8 4 (10.53%) Business Process Modelling
8 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (10.53%) DSDM
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) GDPR
3 1 (2.63%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Guidewire
3 2 (5.26%) Casewise
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago