Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Agile Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 615 575 628
Rank change year-on-year -40 +53 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 677 731 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 613 676 754
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 169,607 169,366 204,229
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,181 140,637 170,778
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.44% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 February 2018.

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 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
England -36 638 £52,500 +5.00% 58
UK excluding London -45 360 £48,000 +6.67% 37
London +22 308 £57,500 -4.17% 24
North of England +16 159 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire +45 98 £45,000 - 10
South East -13 70 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Midlands +11 56 £56,250 +25.00% 3
North West -24 54 £43,500 -8.42% 6
South West -22 40 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands +2 31 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland -18 24 £43,750 +18.24% 2
West Midlands -4 19 £48,000 +28.00% 2
Wales -2 7 £41,000 +8.68% 1
North East -24 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -61 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Agile 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 featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 677 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (50.37%) Scrum
3 236 (34.86%) User Stories
4 220 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 217 (32.05%) Business Analysis
6 169 (24.96%) Finance
7 129 (19.05%) SDLC
8 106 (15.66%) Kanban
9 104 (15.36%) Retail
10 98 (14.48%) JIRA
11 91 (13.44%) Acceptance Criteria
12 85 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
13 78 (11.52%) E-Commerce
14 72 (10.64%) Use Case
14 72 (10.64%) Banking
14 72 (10.64%) Waterfall
15 67 (9.90%) User Experience
16 62 (9.16%) User Acceptance Testing
17 59 (8.71%) Software Delivery
18 58 (8.57%) UML
19 56 (8.27%) Requirements Analysis
19 56 (8.27%) Business Process Modelling
20 53 (7.83%) QA
20 53 (7.83%) RUP
21 52 (7.68%) Business Process Analysis
22 48 (7.09%) Investment Banking
22 48 (7.09%) Confluence
23 45 (6.65%) Microsoft
24 44 (6.50%) Degree
25 43 (6.35%) Fintech

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 48 (7.09%) Confluence
2 13 (1.92%) CMS
3 10 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.15%) IIS
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (5.02%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 12 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.44%) BASE24
3 3 (0.44%) Postilion
3 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.30%) Magento
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.15%) Exstream
5 1 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.03%) SaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (0.30%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.30%) Office 365
3 2 (0.30%) Trello
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.03%) WAN
2 6 (0.89%) NAS
2 6 (0.89%) SAN
2 6 (0.89%) Wireless
3 3 (0.44%) ATM
3 3 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.15%) Broadband
4 1 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.22%) Big Data
2 13 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.59%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.30%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.15%) GIS
7 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 98 (14.48%) JIRA
2 9 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (0.74%) Selenium
4 4 (0.59%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.44%) Rational Software Modeler
5 3 (0.44%) YouTrack
5 3 (0.44%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.15%) Pivotal Tracker
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 169 (24.96%) Finance
2 104 (15.36%) Retail
3 72 (10.64%) Banking
4 48 (7.09%) Investment Banking
5 32 (4.73%) Marketing
6 15 (2.22%) Games
7 10 (1.48%) Law
8 9 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.89%) Advertising
10 6 (0.89%) Legal
11 5 (0.74%) Military
11 5 (0.74%) Publishing
12 4 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.44%) Automotive
13 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.30%) Front Office
14 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.36%) Web Services
2 9 (1.33%) .NET
3 8 (1.18%) Velocity
3 8 (1.18%) XML
4 5 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.59%) CSS
5 4 (0.59%) Gherkin
5 4 (0.59%) HTML
6 3 (0.44%) REST
7 2 (0.30%) ADO
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.30%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.30%) JSON
7 2 (0.30%) RAML
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) HTML5
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.15%) XSD
8 1 (0.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (9.90%) User Experience
3 43 (6.35%) Fintech
4 40 (5.91%) Mobile App
5 31 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (2.95%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.22%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.33%) iPad
10 8 (1.18%) Minimum Viable Product
10 8 (1.18%) Social Media
11 7 (1.03%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.03%) Equities
11 7 (1.03%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.03%) Marketing Technology
11 7 (1.03%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.59%) Windows
2 3 (0.44%) Android
2 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (50.37%) Scrum
3 236 (34.86%) User Stories
4 220 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 217 (32.05%) Business Analysis
6 129 (19.05%) SDLC
7 106 (15.66%) Kanban
8 91 (13.44%) Acceptance Criteria
9 78 (11.52%) E-Commerce
10 72 (10.64%) Use Case
10 72 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 62 (9.16%) User Acceptance Testing
12 59 (8.71%) Software Delivery
13 58 (8.57%) UML
14 56 (8.27%) Business Process Modelling
14 56 (8.27%) Requirements Analysis
15 53 (7.83%) RUP
16 52 (7.68%) Business Process Analysis
17 42 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (5.91%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.73%) SQL
2 13 (1.92%) C
3 9 (1.33%) Java
4 8 (1.18%) C#
5 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (6.50%) Degree
2 25 (3.69%) ISEB
3 11 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.89%) IIBA
5 6 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.15%) CBAP
9 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) MBA
9 1 (0.15%) PhD
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.83%) QA
2 13 (1.92%) PMO
3 3 (0.44%) GDPR
4 2 (0.30%) PSD2
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (6.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.69%) Oracle
3 23 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (1.62%) SAP
5 10 (1.48%) hybris
6 9 (1.33%) ATG
7 8 (1.18%) Google
8 6 (0.89%) Adobe
8 6 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.59%) Capita
10 2 (0.30%) Demandware
11 1 (0.15%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.15%) IBM
11 1 (0.15%) iManage
11 1 (0.15%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.15%) Pardot
11 1 (0.15%) Pega
11 1 (0.15%) Progress
11 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.15%) Xamarin