The median annual salary for a Head of Business Analysis was £93,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Head of Business Analysis
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 903 943
Rank change year-on-year +52 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Analysis 23 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.033% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.034% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 16
Median salary £93,750 £87,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £73,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,750 £110,000 £85,625
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £87,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year -24.57% +38.88%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Head of Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Business Analysis in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Business Analysis in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Business Analysis in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +40 23 £93,750 +7.14%
London +29 18 £97,500 +11.42%
UK excluding London +29 5 £66,000 -24.57%
Midlands +14 3 £65,000 -13.33%
North of England -6 1 £80,000 +33.33%
South East - 1 £70,000 -

Head of Business Analysis Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Head of Business Analysis 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 Head of Business Analysis in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) Line Management
3 22 (48.89%) Performance Management
4 21 (46.67%) Banking
5 20 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 20 (44.44%) Marketing
5 20 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (44.44%) C
5 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 20 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 20 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
5 20 (44.44%) Process Improvement
5 20 (44.44%) Data Analytics
5 20 (44.44%) Analytics
6 19 (42.22%) Oracle
7 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (33.33%) Alteryx
7 15 (33.33%) Sisense
8 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
8 8 (17.78%) QA
8 8 (17.78%) Resource Management
8 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.67%) People Management
11 3 (6.67%) Mentoring

Head of Business Analysis 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) Sisense
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
3 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 21 (46.67%) Banking
3 20 (44.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 23 (51.11%) Line Management
3 22 (48.89%) Performance Management
4 20 (44.44%) Analytics
4 20 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 20 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 20 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 20 (44.44%) Process Improvement
4 20 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
6 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (17.78%) Resource Management
7 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Coaching
8 3 (6.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) People Management
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) C
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau