Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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

Business Analyst
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 67 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 40 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.13% 1.81% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 1.86% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 17
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% +9.56% -2.86%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,875 £40,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% +3.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,247 699 1,100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 97.08% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 609 964
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,250 £56,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 39 £40,000 +8.11% 5
North Shields - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analyst
North East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) SDLC
3 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 16 (40.00%) User Experience
5 12 (30.00%) QA
6 11 (27.50%) Product Management
6 11 (27.50%) User Stories
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) Swim Lanes
10 5 (12.50%) Decision-Making
10 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.00%) UML
11 4 (10.00%) Retail
11 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Web Development
12 3 (7.50%) Content Management
12 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.50%) CMS
12 3 (7.50%) Finance
12 3 (7.50%) .NET
12 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
12 3 (7.50%) MoSCoW
12 3 (7.50%) Multichannel Retail

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) SDLC
3 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (27.50%) Product Management
4 11 (27.50%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) User Stories
5 9 (22.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Swim Lanes
8 5 (12.50%) Decision-Making
8 5 (12.50%) Project Management
8 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.00%) UML
9 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
10 3 (7.50%) Content Management
10 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) APMP
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian