The median annual salary for a Business Data Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 869 884
Rank change year-on-year +43 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 46 55 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.057% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.059% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 79
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% -13.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,340
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.96%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 37 £40,000 -2.43% 9
London +19 19 £58,750 +23.68% 5
West Midlands +15 9 £36,750 +8.88% 1
Scotland - 8 - -
Edinburgh - 7 - -
Birmingham +9 6 £37,500 +15.38%
North West -35 5 £41,250 +33.06%
Uxbridge - 3 £35,000 -
South East +45 2 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Cheshire -31 2 £37,500 +20.96%
Warwick - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
City of London +28 1 £62,000 -1.58% 1
Cheltenham +11 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +11 1 £35,000 -
South West +2 1 £45,000 -
Leeds +1 1 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire +1 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -1 1 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Worcester - 1 £23,500 -
Grays - 1 £30,000 -
West End of London - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £30,000 - 1
Runcorn - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Business Data 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 Business Data Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (63.33%) SQL
2 51 (56.67%) Finance
3 50 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (41.11%) Data Analysis
6 27 (30.00%) Data Quality
7 25 (27.78%) Degree
8 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
9 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (23.33%) VBA
9 21 (23.33%) Analytics
10 18 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 17 (18.89%) Banking
12 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (16.67%) Data Management
13 15 (16.67%) PL/SQL
13 15 (16.67%) Oracle
13 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (14.44%) Data Mining
14 13 (14.44%) MS Access
15 12 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (13.33%) Business Analysis
15 12 (13.33%) Business Analytics
16 11 (12.22%) Big Data
16 11 (12.22%) Tableau
16 11 (12.22%) OpenUP
16 11 (12.22%) Retail
16 11 (12.22%) VB

Business Data 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 4 (4.44%) Confluence
1 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.11%) SPSS
3 1 (1.11%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Actimize
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) Data Mining
2 13 (14.44%) MS Access
3 12 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (12.22%) Big Data
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.33%) MySQL
7 3 (3.33%) Power BI
7 3 (3.33%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.22%) GIS
8 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.11%) QlikView
9 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.11%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (56.67%) Finance
2 17 (18.89%) Banking
3 11 (12.22%) Retail
4 7 (7.78%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Marketing
5 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.33%) Front Office
6 3 (3.33%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) CSS
1 3 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.78%) Social Media
4 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Derivative
6 1 (1.11%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (41.11%) Data Analysis
3 21 (23.33%) Analytics
4 18 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (16.67%) Data Management
6 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.33%) Business Analytics
8 11 (12.22%) OpenUP
9 10 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 9 (10.00%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.89%) CRM
11 8 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (8.89%) Data Governance
11 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.89%) Data Reconciliation
11 8 (8.89%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
11 8 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (63.33%) SQL
2 21 (23.33%) VBA
3 15 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.22%) VB
5 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.89%) GDPR
2 8 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.22%) FINRA
3 2 (2.22%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.22%) Tableau
4 7 (7.78%) Cognizant
5 4 (4.44%) Google
6 3 (3.33%) Alteryx
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) Cognos
8 1 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 41000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago