The median annual salary for a Business Data Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Data Analyst
UK
Rank 813 900 878
Rank change year-on-year +87 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 44 48 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.047% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.048% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 55
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +4.16%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Data Analyst in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 20 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 24 March 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 +96 44 £37,500 -16.66% 6
London +70 21 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +27 11 £35,000 -46.15%
West Yorkshire +25 11 £35,000 -46.15%
Leeds +17 11 £35,000 -46.15%
South East +59 6 £37,500 +13.63% 3
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
Broxbourne - 4 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £32,500 -
City of London +48 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Surrey +38 2 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -16 2 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Berkshire - 2 £28,000 -
Reading - 2 £28,000 -
Epsom - 2 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £19,000 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £19,000 -

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 (68.67%) SQL
2 43 (51.81%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (43.37%) Data Analysis
4 34 (40.96%) Finance
5 30 (36.14%) Data Quality
6 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
6 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (31.33%) PL/SQL
8 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
8 22 (26.51%) Degree
9 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
10 18 (21.69%) VBA
10 18 (21.69%) Oracle
11 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (16.87%) Mathematics
12 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (15.66%) Qualitative Analysis
13 13 (15.66%) Conceptual Models
14 12 (14.46%) MS Access
14 12 (14.46%) Analytics
15 10 (12.05%) VB
15 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
15 10 (12.05%) OpenUP
16 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
17 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
17 8 (9.64%) MS Office
17 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
17 8 (9.64%) UML
17 8 (9.64%) T-SQL

Business Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (3.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.46%) MS Access
5 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.82%) Big Data
7 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.61%) Power BI
9 2 (2.41%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.20%) GIS
10 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Automotive
4 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
5 2 (2.41%) Front Office
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (43.37%) Data Analysis
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.87%) Mathematics
5 13 (15.66%) Conceptual Models
5 13 (15.66%) Qualitative Analysis
6 12 (14.46%) Analytics
7 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.05%) OpenUP
8 8 (9.64%) BPMN
8 8 (9.64%) Case Management
8 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (9.64%) UML
9 7 (8.43%) CRM
9 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.23%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.02%) ERP
12 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) SQL
2 26 (31.33%) PL/SQL
3 18 (21.69%) VBA
4 10 (12.05%) VB
5 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.64%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) ISEB
3 2 (2.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (36.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) Tableau
4 5 (6.02%) Google
5 2 (2.41%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.41%) Cognos
5 2 (2.41%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
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