Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 79 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.31% 1.39% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 1.46% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 41
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -3.85% -8.24%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,500 £42,500 £47,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.76%

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 1,270 962 927
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 95.82% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 816 816
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year +12.68% -1.44% -3.95%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +17 42 £43,000 +14.67% 7
Sunderland - 1 £46,000 -
Wallsend - 1 £35,936 -
Business Analyst
North East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) QA
4 16 (37.21%) Finance
5 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.88%) Project Management
6 13 (30.23%) MS Visio
6 13 (30.23%) Retail
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (25.58%) Degree
8 11 (25.58%) Virtual Team
9 9 (20.93%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (20.93%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (20.93%) Change Management
10 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
10 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
11 7 (16.28%) Swim Lanes
11 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (16.28%) Time Management
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (13.95%) ERP
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (13.95%) ISEB
12 6 (13.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.95%) User Stories
13 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
13 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis

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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Visio
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (9.30%) Office 365
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Virtual Team
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.30%) Fintech
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) Project Management
4 9 (20.93%) Change Management
5 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
6 7 (16.28%) Swim Lanes
6 7 (16.28%) Time Management
7 6 (13.95%) ERP
7 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.95%) User Stories
8 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Release Management
8 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Resource Allocation
9 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
9 4 (9.30%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Pega
2 1 (2.33%) SAP