Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.67% 1.80% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.78% 1.82% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 12
Wakefield median annual salary £42,750 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.54% -23.53% +39.34%
10th Percentile £32,250 £28,550 £36,375
90th Percentile £49,375 £36,750 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 236 275 203
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 98.92% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 209 266 178
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Wakefield

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Wakefield

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Wakefield over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Wakefield

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the Wakefield region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Business Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (6.25%) Law
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Business Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA