Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Business Analyst was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Graduate Business Analyst
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1148 1179 1253
Rank change year-on-year +31 +74 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Business Analyst 63 43 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.023% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.024% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 72
UK median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,125 £20,000
90th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,000 £24,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year -1.03% +5.43% +2.22%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Graduate Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Business Analyst in the UK

Graduate Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate Business Analyst in the UK

Graduate Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Business Analyst over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Business Analyst in the UK

Graduate Business Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +61 57 £24,000 -4.00% 3
UK excluding London +67 37 £24,000 -1.03% 2
London +7 25 £25,000 -5.66% 1
North of England +21 13 £24,000 -4.00% 1
North West -18 9 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Midlands +33 8 £20,000 -10.11% 1
East of England - 7 £29,000 -
West Midlands +18 5 £20,000 -9.09% 1
Wales - 4 £22,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
South East +58 3 £25,500 +13.33%
East Midlands +30 3 £23,000 -4.66%
Scotland -9 2 £24,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Graduate 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 Graduate Business Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (87.30%) Degree
2 38 (60.32%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (31.75%) Project Management
6 19 (30.16%) Retail
7 17 (26.98%) Banking
8 15 (23.81%) Requirements Engineering
9 14 (22.22%) Process Management
10 12 (19.05%) User Stories
11 11 (17.46%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
11 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
12 10 (15.87%) Finance
12 10 (15.87%) SFIA
13 8 (12.70%) Acceptance Criteria
14 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
14 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
16 5 (7.94%) Time Management
16 5 (7.94%) Java
17 4 (6.35%) Physics
17 4 (6.35%) UML
17 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
17 4 (6.35%) Oracle
17 4 (6.35%) QA
17 4 (6.35%) SDLC
18 3 (4.76%) Wireframes

Graduate 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:

Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 19 (30.16%) Retail
2 17 (26.98%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.75%) Project Management
4 15 (23.81%) Requirements Engineering
5 14 (22.22%) Process Management
6 12 (19.05%) User Stories
7 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
7 11 (17.46%) Portfolio Management
8 10 (15.87%) SFIA
9 8 (12.70%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
10 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.94%) Time Management
12 4 (6.35%) Physics
12 4 (6.35%) SDLC
12 4 (6.35%) UML
13 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (87.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Xerox
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com