Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 23 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 50 91
Rank change year-on-year -22 +41 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 76 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.16% 4.43% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.54% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 56
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £60,221
South West median annual salary £41,500 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.49% +6.17% -7.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1516 1673 2107
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.87% 97.49% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1430 1860
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Swindon -19 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Salisbury -16 15 £42,500 +3.03%
Devizes - 7 £70,000 -
Chippenham +21 1 £32,500 -11.56%
Malmesbury -4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (69.39%) Business Analysis
2 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Finance
4 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.78%) Test Management
6 17 (34.69%) OTC Derivatives
6 17 (34.69%) Scenario Testing
6 17 (34.69%) Back Office
6 17 (34.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (34.69%) Derivative
7 9 (18.37%) Front Office
7 9 (18.37%) Virtual Team
7 9 (18.37%) Analytics
7 9 (18.37%) Fintech
8 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
8 6 (12.24%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (10.20%) Kanban
9 5 (10.20%) Scrum
9 5 (10.20%) QA
9 5 (10.20%) Workflow
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) ERP
10 4 (8.16%) Retail
10 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (6.12%) Acceptance Criteria
11 3 (6.12%) Lean Six Sigma
11 3 (6.12%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (6.12%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) ArchiMate

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) Selenium
1 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Back Office
3 9 (18.37%) Front Office
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
5 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Derivative
1 17 (34.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 17 (34.69%) OTC Derivatives
2 9 (18.37%) Fintech
2 9 (18.37%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Business Analysis
2 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
4 19 (38.78%) Test Management
5 17 (34.69%) Scenario Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.20%) Kanban
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Workflow
9 4 (8.16%) ERP
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (6.12%) ArchiMate
10 3 (6.12%) BPMN
10 3 (6.12%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) User Stories
10 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft