Period
to 23 August 2017

The median annual salary for an Agile Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 August 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 551 616 622
Rank change year-on-year +65 +6 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 837 782 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 727 736 742
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,875 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 168714 189810 208926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135862 159661 172073
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £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 23 August 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 August 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 +76 791 £52,500 +5.00% 54
UK excluding London +142 489 £47,500 +5.56% 36
London -10 340 £60,000 +9.09% 23
North of England +54 162 £47,500 +5.56% 11
South East +86 125 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire +70 105 £47,500 +7.34% 6
Midlands +71 97 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East Midlands +55 60 £57,500 +19.79%
North West -24 55 £45,000 - 3
South West +26 46 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +20 37 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Scotland +25 30 £47,500 +5.56% 5
East of England -23 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +4 8 £37,362 -0.37%
North East +19 2 £47,500 +32.87% 2

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 837 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (45.40%) Scrum
3 302 (36.08%) User Stories
4 300 (35.84%) Business Analysis
5 271 (32.38%) Finance
6 192 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 167 (19.95%) Waterfall
8 154 (18.40%) SDLC
9 136 (16.25%) Kanban
10 126 (15.05%) Retail
10 126 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
11 113 (13.50%) JIRA
12 105 (12.54%) E-Commerce
13 95 (11.35%) Project Management
14 84 (10.04%) ISEB
15 83 (9.92%) Degree
16 82 (9.80%) Software Delivery
17 81 (9.68%) Banking
18 76 (9.08%) Use Case
19 72 (8.60%) Marketing
20 70 (8.36%) Requirements Analysis
21 68 (8.12%) TDD
22 67 (8.00%) Business Transformation
23 65 (7.77%) User Experience
24 63 (7.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 61 (7.29%) Business Process Analysis
26 60 (7.17%) CRM
27 59 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
28 58 (6.93%) Systems Analysis
29 57 (6.81%) UML

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 49 (5.85%) Confluence
2 26 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.19%) CMS
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss
6 1 (0.12%) Mule
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.12%) SAS
6 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.82%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.72%) Magento
2 6 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.48%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.36%) MetaTrader
4 3 (0.36%) Unica
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.24%) Lucidchart
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.12%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.91%) MongoDB
2 15 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 15 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.48%) QlikView
4 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.24%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.24%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.12%) MySQL
5 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.12%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 113 (13.50%) JIRA
2 4 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
General
1 271 (32.38%) Finance
2 126 (15.05%) Retail
3 81 (9.68%) Banking
4 72 (8.60%) Marketing
5 56 (6.69%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 26 (3.11%) Advertising
8 25 (2.99%) Electronics
8 25 (2.99%) Financial Institution
9 23 (2.75%) Manufacturing
10 17 (2.03%) Back Office
11 15 (1.79%) Publishing
12 8 (0.96%) Legal
13 7 (0.84%) Front Office
13 7 (0.84%) Law
14 6 (0.72%) Games
15 3 (0.36%) Automotive
16 2 (0.24%) Military
16 2 (0.24%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.70%) XML
2 22 (2.63%) Web Services
3 18 (2.15%) .NET
4 15 (1.79%) XSD
4 15 (1.79%) XSL
5 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.84%) HTML
6 6 (0.72%) Middleware
7 5 (0.60%) JSON
7 5 (0.60%) REST
8 3 (0.36%) Gherkin
8 3 (0.36%) Velocity
9 2 (0.24%) CSS
10 1 (0.12%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.12%) Apache CXF
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Wicket
10 1 (0.12%) SAML
10 1 (0.12%) SOAP
10 1 (0.12%) Spring
10 1 (0.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 126 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (7.77%) User Experience
3 54 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 40 (4.78%) Hedge funds
5 29 (3.46%) Equities
6 28 (3.35%) Fixed Income
6 28 (3.35%) iPad
7 22 (2.63%) Fintech
8 16 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.55%) iPhone
11 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.08%) Internet of Things
13 8 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.84%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.72%) Computer Science
16 4 (0.48%) Mobile Games
17 2 (0.24%) Derivative
17 2 (0.24%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.91%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (45.40%) Scrum
3 302 (36.08%) User Stories
4 300 (35.84%) Business Analysis
5 192 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 167 (19.95%) Waterfall
7 154 (18.40%) SDLC
8 136 (16.25%) Kanban
9 105 (12.54%) E-Commerce
10 95 (11.35%) Project Management
11 82 (9.80%) Software Delivery
12 76 (9.08%) Use Case
13 70 (8.36%) Requirements Analysis
14 68 (8.12%) TDD
15 67 (8.00%) Business Transformation
16 63 (7.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 61 (7.29%) Business Process Analysis
18 60 (7.17%) CRM
19 59 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
20 58 (6.93%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (6.33%) SQL
2 15 (1.79%) Java
3 13 (1.55%) C#
4 4 (0.48%) C++
5 2 (0.24%) C
6 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.12%) PHP
6 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.12%) RPG
Qualifications
1 84 (10.04%) ISEB
2 83 (9.92%) Degree
3 14 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.48%) CBAP
6 4 (0.48%) PMP
7 3 (0.36%) IIBA
8 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) GMP
2 3 (0.36%) PMO
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 47 (5.62%) SAP
2 23 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (2.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (1.91%) Oracle
5 10 (1.19%) hybris
6 6 (0.72%) Demandware
7 5 (0.60%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.60%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (0.48%) ATG
9 3 (0.36%) CA
9 3 (0.36%) Google
10 2 (0.24%) Cadence
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe
11 1 (0.12%) Cognos
11 1 (0.12%) Pega
11 1 (0.12%) Unisys