Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 47 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.39% 2.78% 5.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 2.88% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 54
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £32,725
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -5.88%

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 816 660 762
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 96.63% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 739 551 633
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,750 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Swindon region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (93.10%) Business Analysis
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (44.83%) Waterfall
4 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Retail
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.79%) Office 365
7 4 (13.79%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Billing
9 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM
9 2 (6.90%) SAP
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) ISEB
9 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Identification
9 2 (6.90%) Workshop Facilitation
9 2 (6.90%) Feasibility Study
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) People Management
10 1 (3.45%) Workflow Analysis
10 1 (3.45%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Business Analysis
2 13 (44.83%) Waterfall
3 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (6.90%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Identification
7 2 (6.90%) Workshop Facilitation
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Process Management
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) SAP