The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 64 49
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 202 156 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.75% 3.98% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 4.06% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 221
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3425 3846 4494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.14% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2859 3265 3600
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +9 127 £42,500 -2.29% 20
Bradford +35 42 £42,500 - 1
Halifax +16 26 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wakefield +8 2 £37,750 +7.85%
Bingley - 2 £36,250 - 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 298 (65.78%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (48.34%) Finance
3 178 (39.29%) Business Analysis
4 150 (33.11%) Scrum
5 145 (32.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (23.18%) User Stories
7 94 (20.75%) Waterfall
8 79 (17.44%) SDLC
9 65 (14.35%) CRM
10 63 (13.91%) ISEB
10 63 (13.91%) Business Transformation
11 58 (12.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 55 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
12 55 (12.14%) Feasibility Study
13 54 (11.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (11.70%) Software Delivery
15 52 (11.48%) Retail
16 51 (11.26%) UML
17 47 (10.38%) Change Management
17 47 (10.38%) Kanban
18 43 (9.49%) Mobile App
19 42 (9.27%) BPMN
19 42 (9.27%) Process Improvement
20 39 (8.61%) Oracle
20 39 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
21 38 (8.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 35 (7.73%) Project Management
23 33 (7.28%) PRINCE2
23 33 (7.28%) Data Analysis
23 33 (7.28%) Coaching

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (1.10%) Confluence
2 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 12 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (6.62%) Oracle EBS
1 30 (6.62%) Oracle Payables
1 30 (6.62%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) Office 365
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.77%) MS Access
4 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 219 (48.34%) Finance
2 52 (11.48%) Retail
3 6 (1.32%) Marketing
4 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
5 3 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.22%) Advertising
6 1 (0.22%) French Language
6 1 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.52%) XML
2 14 (3.09%) .NET
3 10 (2.21%) JSON
4 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.66%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.66%) Web Services
6 2 (0.44%) EDI
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.22%) HTML
7 1 (0.22%) JSP
7 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.49%) Mobile App
3 39 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (5.08%) Fintech
5 18 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.31%) User Experience
7 10 (2.21%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.66%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.66%) NHS
9 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.22%) Unix
1 1 (0.22%) Windows
1 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (65.78%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (39.29%) Business Analysis
3 150 (33.11%) Scrum
4 145 (32.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 105 (23.18%) User Stories
6 94 (20.75%) Waterfall
7 79 (17.44%) SDLC
8 65 (14.35%) CRM
9 63 (13.91%) Business Transformation
10 58 (12.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 55 (12.14%) Feasibility Study
12 54 (11.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 53 (11.70%) Software Delivery
14 51 (11.26%) UML
15 47 (10.38%) Change Management
15 47 (10.38%) Kanban
16 42 (9.27%) BPMN
16 42 (9.27%) Process Improvement
17 38 (8.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 35 (7.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.18%) SQL
2 9 (1.99%) C#
2 9 (1.99%) Java
3 8 (1.77%) PL/SQL
3 8 (1.77%) VB
3 8 (1.77%) VBA
4 3 (0.66%) X++
5 1 (0.22%) C
5 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (13.91%) ISEB
2 21 (4.64%) Degree
3 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.08%) QA
2 8 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 39 (8.61%) Oracle
2 18 (3.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.44%) JD Edwards
3 2 (0.44%) SAP
4 1 (0.22%) IBM
4 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.22%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + holidays, pension etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + £6k pa Car Allowance, to 2
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eversheds Sutherland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago