Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Agile Business Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 597 651
Rank change year-on-year +28 +54 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 775 803 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 675 751 720
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Agile Business Analyst in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Agile Business Analyst in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +12 738 £52,500 +5.00% 43
UK excluding London +23 413 £50,000 +11.11% 24
London -7 360 £57,500 +4.55% 23
North of England +12 144 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Midlands +57 95 £55,000 +22.22% 6
South East +31 82 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Yorkshire +50 77 £45,000 - 4
North West -36 60 £40,000 -15.79% 2
South West +8 54 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +51 52 £57,500 +4.55% 5
West Midlands +24 37 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Scotland +9 30 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North East +11 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -53 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Wales +6 5 £33,500 -11.20% 1

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Agile 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 featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 775 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (45.81%) Scrum
3 248 (32.00%) User Stories
4 242 (31.23%) Business Analysis
5 237 (30.58%) Finance
6 223 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 143 (18.45%) SDLC
8 142 (18.32%) Retail
9 123 (15.87%) JIRA
10 110 (14.19%) Kanban
11 102 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 100 (12.90%) Waterfall
13 93 (12.00%) Banking
14 85 (10.97%) Use Case
15 83 (10.71%) E-Commerce
16 82 (10.58%) Project Management
17 80 (10.32%) Degree
18 78 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
19 70 (9.03%) Investment Banking
19 70 (9.03%) Software Delivery
20 69 (8.90%) Business Process Analysis
21 68 (8.77%) Acceptance Criteria
22 66 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
23 65 (8.39%) Confluence
24 62 (8.00%) User Experience
25 61 (7.87%) Marketing
25 61 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
25 61 (7.87%) UML
26 60 (7.74%) RUP
27 57 (7.35%) QA

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 65 (8.39%) Confluence
2 21 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (0.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.13%) IIS
5 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 31 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.03%) Magento
2 8 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.90%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.39%) MetaTrader
4 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.39%) Unica
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.52%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.39%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.26%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Trello
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.26%) NAS
2 2 (0.26%) SAN
2 2 (0.26%) WAN
2 2 (0.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.13%) Broadband
3 1 (0.13%) Extranet
3 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.81%) MongoDB
2 14 (1.81%) NoSQL
2 14 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.16%) Big Data
4 6 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.77%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.26%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.26%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 123 (15.87%) JIRA
2 7 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.39%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.26%) Rational Software Modeler
4 2 (0.26%) Selenium
4 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.26%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.13%) YouTrack
General
1 237 (30.58%) Finance
2 142 (18.32%) Retail
3 93 (12.00%) Banking
4 70 (9.03%) Investment Banking
5 61 (7.87%) Marketing
6 29 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 26 (3.35%) Electronics
8 24 (3.10%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.45%) Advertising
9 19 (2.45%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.29%) Law
11 9 (1.16%) Publishing
12 8 (1.03%) Games
13 7 (0.90%) Military
14 6 (0.77%) Front Office
15 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.39%) Automotive
16 3 (0.39%) Back Office
16 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.45%) Web Services
2 18 (2.32%) XML
3 17 (2.19%) .NET
4 14 (1.81%) XSD
4 14 (1.81%) XSL
5 8 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.90%) REST
7 3 (0.39%) Velocity
8 2 (0.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.26%) ADO
8 2 (0.26%) CSS
8 2 (0.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.26%) HTML
8 2 (0.26%) JSON
8 2 (0.26%) RAML
8 2 (0.26%) SOAP
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.13%) HTML5
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (8.00%) User Experience
3 37 (4.77%) Fintech
4 35 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.87%) Hedge funds
6 24 (3.10%) iPad
7 22 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.71%) Equities
8 21 (2.71%) Fixed Income
9 18 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.52%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.52%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.39%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.39%) Minimum Viable Product
15 2 (0.26%) Bitcoin
15 2 (0.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.26%) Android
2 2 (0.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (45.81%) Scrum
3 248 (32.00%) User Stories
4 242 (31.23%) Business Analysis
5 223 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 143 (18.45%) SDLC
7 110 (14.19%) Kanban
8 100 (12.90%) Waterfall
9 85 (10.97%) Use Case
10 83 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 82 (10.58%) Project Management
12 78 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
13 70 (9.03%) Software Delivery
14 69 (8.90%) Business Process Analysis
15 68 (8.77%) Acceptance Criteria
16 66 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
17 61 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (7.87%) UML
18 60 (7.74%) RUP
19 54 (6.97%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.16%) SQL
2 17 (2.19%) C#
3 10 (1.29%) Java
4 8 (1.03%) C
5 3 (0.39%) C++
6 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (10.32%) Degree
2 36 (4.65%) ISEB
3 19 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.81%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.26%) CBAP
7 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.35%) QA
2 6 (0.77%) PMO
3 3 (0.39%) GMP
4 2 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (6.71%) SAP
2 40 (5.16%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (2.71%) Oracle
5 15 (1.94%) hybris
6 8 (1.03%) ATG
6 8 (1.03%) Demandware
7 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.65%) Google
9 3 (0.39%) Adobe
9 3 (0.39%) CA
10 2 (0.26%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.26%) Cadence
11 1 (0.13%) iManage
11 1 (0.13%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.13%) OpenText
11 1 (0.13%) Pardot
11 1 (0.13%) Pega
11 1 (0.13%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.13%) Xamarin