Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business IT Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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

Business IT Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 696 641
Rank change year-on-year -79 -55 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 439 530 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.32% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 401 411 698
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

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 167,509 166,662 193,568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.24% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,969 137,221 162,582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,091
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.97% +5.23%

Business IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business IT Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 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 -75 399 £47,500 - 54
UK excluding London -14 266 £40,000 -5.88% 32
London -98 171 £57,500 -4.17% 24
North of England +44 89 £40,000 +5.26% 9
South East +10 78 £45,000 +3.45% 10
North West +10 44 £39,500 -5.39% 7
Yorkshire +33 40 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Midlands -20 36 £42,875 -4.72% 5
West Midlands +12 28 £42,875 +4.57% 4
Scotland -19 21 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East of England -28 15 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Wales - 15 £30,500 -
South West -15 12 £39,500 -3.78% 3
East Midlands -16 8 £42,500 -17.07% 1
North East -18 5 £35,000 +1.45%
Northern Ireland +10 2 £20,000 -32.20% 1

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, Business IT 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 Business IT Analyst in the job title.

1 245 (55.81%) Business Analysis
2 190 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (27.79%) Finance
4 91 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (19.36%) Project Management
5 85 (19.36%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (18.91%) SDLC
7 65 (14.81%) User Stories
8 61 (13.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 57 (12.98%) SQL
10 53 (12.07%) Waterfall
11 52 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
12 50 (11.39%) Degree
13 47 (10.71%) Scrum
14 45 (10.25%) Use Case
15 44 (10.02%) PRINCE2
15 44 (10.02%) UML
16 43 (9.79%) Microsoft
17 42 (9.57%) Change Management
18 39 (8.88%) Data Modelling
19 38 (8.66%) Data Analysis
20 37 (8.43%) ISEB
21 35 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
22 30 (6.83%) CRM
23 29 (6.61%) Workflow
23 29 (6.61%) Banking
24 28 (6.38%) Retail
25 27 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
26 25 (5.69%) Translating Business Requirements
27 23 (5.24%) Computer Science

Business IT 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 19 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.37%) Confluence
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.91%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.91%) TrackWise
3 3 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.46%) Kondor
4 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.23%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.23%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.37%) SaaS
2 5 (1.14%) Office 365
3 4 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (0.91%) Veeva
4 1 (0.23%) Asana
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) Force.com
4 1 (0.23%) G Suite
4 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.23%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.59%) SAN
2 5 (1.14%) Intranet
3 4 (0.91%) Skype
4 3 (0.68%) NAS
4 3 (0.68%) WAN
4 3 (0.68%) Wireless
5 2 (0.46%) Internet
5 2 (0.46%) Network Security
5 2 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.82%) Blockchain
3 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.14%) EDMS
5 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.68%) Big Data
7 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.96%) JIRA
2 8 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.23%) Redmine
General
1 122 (27.79%) Finance
2 29 (6.61%) Banking
3 28 (6.38%) Retail
4 22 (5.01%) Front Office
5 15 (3.42%) Advertising
6 14 (3.19%) Legal
7 10 (2.28%) Law
8 9 (2.05%) Billing
9 8 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.14%) Marketing
11 3 (0.68%) Automotive
11 3 (0.68%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.51%) XML
2 9 (2.05%) .NET
3 8 (1.82%) EDI
4 2 (0.46%) HTML
4 2 (0.46%) JSON
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.23%) HTML5
5 1 (0.23%) JTS
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.36%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.19%) Fintech
5 12 (2.73%) Credit Risk
5 12 (2.73%) Derivative
6 10 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.59%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.59%) PMI
10 6 (1.37%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.14%) NHS
11 5 (1.14%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.91%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.68%) FMCG
13 3 (0.68%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.14%) Windows
2 4 (0.91%) Windows Server
2 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.46%) Linux
3 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (55.81%) Business Analysis
2 190 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (19.36%) Project Management
5 83 (18.91%) SDLC
6 65 (14.81%) User Stories
7 61 (13.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 53 (12.07%) Waterfall
9 52 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
10 47 (10.71%) Scrum
11 45 (10.25%) Use Case
12 44 (10.02%) PRINCE2
12 44 (10.02%) UML
13 42 (9.57%) Change Management
14 39 (8.88%) Data Modelling
15 38 (8.66%) Data Analysis
16 30 (6.83%) CRM
17 29 (6.61%) Workflow
18 25 (5.69%) Translating Business Requirements
19 20 (4.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.98%) SQL
2 5 (1.14%) C#
2 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
2 5 (1.14%) VBA
3 3 (0.68%) Java
4 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.23%) C++
5 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.23%) Python
5 1 (0.23%) R
5 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (11.39%) Degree
2 37 (8.43%) ISEB
3 12 (2.73%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.37%) CFA
5 6 (1.37%) IIBA
6 5 (1.14%) PMP
7 4 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.46%) CBAP
9 2 (0.46%) MBA
9 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.23%) PhD
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.42%) QA
2 9 (2.05%) PMO
3 6 (1.37%) MiFID
4 4 (0.91%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (0.91%) GxP
4 4 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) PSD2
5 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.91%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.78%) Oracle
3 18 (4.10%) SAP
4 7 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.37%) VMware
6 4 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.68%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.68%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.46%) Dell
8 2 (0.46%) EMC
8 2 (0.46%) hybris
8 2 (0.46%) Imperva
8 2 (0.46%) Infor
8 2 (0.46%) Informatica
8 2 (0.46%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.46%) Murex
8 2 (0.46%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.46%) Tableau
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter