Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 602 637
Rank change year-on-year +43 +35 +69
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 791 781 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 686 739 746
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 £72,500 £73,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 166694 184283 211352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133468 154425 175167
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,771 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +37 750 £52,500 +5.00% 31
UK excluding London +77 436 £47,500 +5.56% 17
London -2 350 £57,500 +4.55% 16
North of England +31 154 £45,000 - 8
Midlands +76 99 £55,000 +21.55% 2
South East +67 95 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Yorkshire +62 94 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East Midlands +63 56 £57,500 +4.55%
North West -34 55 £40,000 -15.79% 2
South West +7 44 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Midlands +26 37 £47,500 +26.67% 2
Scotland +7 32 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England -27 11 £50,000 +11.11%
North East +20 5 £39,000 +0.65% 1
Wales +17 4 £33,113 -8.66% 1

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 791 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (45.01%) Scrum
3 260 (32.87%) Business Analysis
4 255 (32.24%) User Stories
5 234 (29.58%) Finance
6 215 (27.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 140 (17.70%) SDLC
8 135 (17.07%) Retail
9 119 (15.04%) JIRA
10 116 (14.66%) Waterfall
11 112 (14.16%) Kanban
12 107 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
13 90 (11.38%) E-Commerce
14 87 (11.00%) Banking
15 86 (10.87%) Degree
16 82 (10.37%) Project Management
17 76 (9.61%) Use Case
18 74 (9.36%) Software Delivery
19 72 (9.10%) Requirements Analysis
20 65 (8.22%) Marketing
20 65 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
20 65 (8.22%) Business Process Analysis
20 65 (8.22%) Acceptance Criteria
21 64 (8.09%) Investment Banking
22 63 (7.96%) Confluence
23 59 (7.46%) User Experience
23 59 (7.46%) UML
24 56 (7.08%) TDD
24 56 (7.08%) QA
25 54 (6.83%) Business Intelligence

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 63 (7.96%) Confluence
2 22 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (0.88%) CMS
5 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.13%) Mule
6 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 31 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.01%) Magento
3 7 (0.88%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.38%) MetaTrader
4 3 (0.38%) Unica
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.13%) Pega PRPC
5 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.51%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.25%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.13%) Broadband
2 1 (0.13%) Extranet
2 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 16 (2.02%) NoSQL
3 16 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.76%) Big Data
4 6 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.25%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.13%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.13%) GIS
7 1 (0.13%) QlikView
7 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 119 (15.04%) JIRA
2 5 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.38%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.25%) Rational Software Modeler
5 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
General
1 234 (29.58%) Finance
2 135 (17.07%) Retail
3 87 (11.00%) Banking
4 65 (8.22%) Marketing
5 64 (8.09%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 25 (3.16%) Electronics
8 23 (2.91%) Advertising
8 23 (2.91%) Manufacturing
9 21 (2.65%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.39%) Games
11 10 (1.26%) Publishing
12 9 (1.14%) Law
13 8 (1.01%) Back Office
14 7 (0.88%) Military
15 5 (0.63%) Front Office
15 5 (0.63%) Legal
16 3 (0.38%) Automotive
16 3 (0.38%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.25%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.91%) XML
2 19 (2.40%) .NET
3 17 (2.15%) Web Services
4 16 (2.02%) XSD
4 16 (2.02%) XSL
5 8 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.88%) REST
7 3 (0.38%) HTML
7 3 (0.38%) JSON
8 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.25%) ADO
8 2 (0.25%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.25%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.25%) RAML
8 2 (0.25%) SOAP
8 2 (0.25%) Velocity
9 1 (0.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.13%) CSS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 107 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.46%) User Experience
3 42 (5.31%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.68%) Hedge funds
5 35 (4.42%) Fintech
6 29 (3.67%) iPad
7 25 (3.16%) Equities
8 24 (3.03%) Fixed Income
9 20 (2.53%) Computer Science
10 19 (2.40%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.39%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.76%) iPhone
16 5 (0.63%) Internet of Things
17 4 (0.51%) Digital Media
17 4 (0.51%) Mobile Games
18 3 (0.38%) Data Structures
19 2 (0.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (0.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.25%) Windows
3 1 (0.13%) Android
3 1 (0.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (45.01%) Scrum
3 260 (32.87%) Business Analysis
4 255 (32.24%) User Stories
5 215 (27.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 140 (17.70%) SDLC
7 116 (14.66%) Waterfall
8 112 (14.16%) Kanban
9 90 (11.38%) E-Commerce
10 82 (10.37%) Project Management
11 76 (9.61%) Use Case
12 74 (9.36%) Software Delivery
13 72 (9.10%) Requirements Analysis
14 65 (8.22%) Acceptance Criteria
14 65 (8.22%) Business Process Analysis
14 65 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 59 (7.46%) UML
16 56 (7.08%) TDD
17 54 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (6.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 46 (5.82%) SQL
2 15 (1.90%) C#
3 14 (1.77%) Java
4 7 (0.88%) C
5 4 (0.51%) C++
6 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.13%) PHP
7 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 86 (10.87%) Degree
2 51 (6.45%) ISEB
3 21 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) CBAP
7 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) IIBA
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.13%) MBA
8 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.08%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) GMP
2 3 (0.38%) PMO
3 2 (0.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Docker
1 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (6.57%) SAP
2 33 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (2.40%) Oracle
5 14 (1.77%) hybris
6 8 (1.01%) Demandware
7 7 (0.88%) ATG
8 6 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.51%) Google
10 3 (0.38%) CA
11 2 (0.25%) Adobe
11 2 (0.25%) Cadence
12 1 (0.13%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.13%) Cognos
12 1 (0.13%) iManage
12 1 (0.13%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.13%) OpenText
12 1 (0.13%) Pega
12 1 (0.13%) Progress
12 1 (0.13%) VMware