Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 498 483 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.13% 4.36% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 4.45% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 422 407 569
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +16 355 £45,000 +5.88% 32
East Yorkshire +28 53 £44,500 -1.11%
South Yorkshire +4 53 £37,500 -16.67% 2
North Yorkshire -34 24 £45,000 +9.76% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 268 (53.82%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (43.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 217 (43.57%) Business Analysis
4 136 (27.31%) Finance
5 90 (18.07%) SDLC
6 86 (17.27%) User Stories
7 79 (15.86%) Waterfall
8 70 (14.06%) Retail
8 70 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
9 60 (12.05%) Scrum
10 58 (11.65%) Software Delivery
11 55 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 46 (9.24%) Project Management
13 44 (8.84%) MS Visio
14 42 (8.43%) CRM
15 41 (8.23%) SQL
16 40 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
17 39 (7.83%) SAP
18 35 (7.03%) E-Commerce
18 35 (7.03%) Systems Analysis
19 32 (6.43%) QA
19 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
20 31 (6.22%) JIRA
20 31 (6.22%) Mentoring
20 31 (6.22%) Presales
21 29 (5.82%) Business Transformation
22 28 (5.62%) ERP
22 28 (5.62%) Change Management
23 25 (5.02%) ISEB
24 24 (4.82%) Microsoft Office

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (3.41%) Confluence
2 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (8.84%) MS Visio
2 24 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.60%) InVision
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (3.01%) SAP SD
2 9 (1.81%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.80%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.40%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.20%) Finacle
6 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.20%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.20%) Summit
6 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) Office 365
2 3 (0.60%) BrowserStack
2 3 (0.60%) Slack
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.01%) Broadband
2 3 (0.60%) SMS
3 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.20%) MS Access
2 1 (0.20%) Power BI
2 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (6.22%) JIRA
2 6 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 136 (27.31%) Finance
2 70 (14.06%) Retail
3 19 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.61%) Banking
5 9 (1.81%) Games
5 9 (1.81%) General Ledger
6 6 (1.20%) Billing
6 6 (1.20%) Marketing
7 5 (1.00%) Legal
7 5 (1.00%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.60%) Law
8 3 (0.60%) Local Government
8 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.20%) .NET
2 4 (0.80%) XML
3 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.40%) JSON
5 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.01%) FMCG
6 9 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.61%) User Experience
8 4 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.80%) Fintech
8 4 (0.80%) iPad
8 4 (0.80%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.40%) CMDB
10 1 (0.20%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.20%) NHS
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (53.82%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (43.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 217 (43.57%) Business Analysis
4 90 (18.07%) SDLC
5 86 (17.27%) User Stories
6 79 (15.86%) Waterfall
7 60 (12.05%) Scrum
8 58 (11.65%) Software Delivery
9 55 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 46 (9.24%) Project Management
11 42 (8.43%) CRM
12 35 (7.03%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.03%) Systems Analysis
13 31 (6.22%) Mentoring
13 31 (6.22%) Presales
14 29 (5.82%) Business Transformation
15 28 (5.62%) Change Management
15 28 (5.62%) ERP
16 23 (4.62%) Data Management
17 20 (4.02%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (8.23%) SQL
2 10 (2.01%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.81%) C#
4 5 (1.00%) Java
5 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.60%) PHP
6 2 (0.40%) C
6 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.20%) VB
7 1 (0.20%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (5.02%) ISEB
2 18 (3.61%) Degree
3 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.60%) PMP
3 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.43%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) PMO
3 2 (0.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (7.83%) SAP
2 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.01%) Atlassian
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle
5 4 (0.80%) Apple
6 3 (0.60%) Google
6 3 (0.60%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.20%) hybris
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.20%) Temenos
7 1 (0.20%) TSYS
7 1 (0.20%) Unisys