Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 23 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 27 64
Rank change year-on-year -19 +37 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.24% 6.35% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 6.49% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 34
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -17.95% +21.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,250 £36,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,625 £60,941
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 686 786 1016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.88% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 567 645 913
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £61,650
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Swindon

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Swindon

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

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

1 13 (56.52%) Business Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) ArchiMate
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) DSDM
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Retail
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) BPMN
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) FMCG
7 2 (8.70%) QA
7 2 (8.70%) Selenium
7 2 (8.70%) Test Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Kanban
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) ArchiMate
5 3 (13.04%) BPMN
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (13.04%) DSDM
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft