Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 36 53
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 320 561 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.31% 5.81% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 5.95% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 248 495 440
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 7,206 9,423 10,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 97.64% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,906 7,982 8,977
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -24 215 £45,000 - 30
North Yorkshire +23 48 £42,500 -5.56% 1
South Yorkshire -12 42 £40,000 +14.29% 4
East Yorkshire -20 6 £50,000 +12.36%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 205 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.56%) Business Analysis
3 77 (24.06%) User Stories
3 77 (24.06%) SDLC
4 74 (23.13%) Finance
5 59 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (18.44%) Scrum
6 53 (16.56%) Software Delivery
7 46 (14.38%) Waterfall
8 45 (14.06%) SQL
9 44 (13.75%) Data Modelling
10 37 (11.56%) Workshop Facilitation
11 36 (11.25%) Project Management
12 33 (10.31%) SAP
13 31 (9.69%) UML
14 30 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (9.06%) Decision-Making
15 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (9.06%) Mentoring
16 28 (8.75%) Process Improvement
17 24 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (7.50%) Retail
18 23 (7.19%) Business Process Modelling
19 22 (6.88%) MS Visio
19 22 (6.88%) JIRA
20 21 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (6.56%) BPMN
20 21 (6.56%) Epics
21 20 (6.25%) Confluence
21 20 (6.25%) User Experience

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 20 (6.25%) Confluence
2 9 (2.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (6.88%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.44%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.50%) SAP ERP
1 8 (2.50%) SAP MM
1 8 (2.50%) SAP QM
2 6 (1.88%) SAP PM
3 4 (1.25%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.25%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.25%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.63%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.13%) QlikView
4 8 (2.50%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.94%) Power BI
6 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.88%) JIRA
2 15 (4.69%) ERwin
3 11 (3.44%) Axure RP
3 11 (3.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 74 (23.13%) Finance
2 24 (7.50%) Retail
3 15 (4.69%) Banking
4 13 (4.06%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.19%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.25%) Retail Finance
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.06%) XML
2 2 (0.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.25%) User Experience
3 15 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.19%) e-Learning
7 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.88%) Online Banking
8 5 (1.56%) FMCG
9 3 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.31%) Fintech
10 1 (0.31%) IVR
10 1 (0.31%) NHS
10 1 (0.31%) PMI
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.31%) Android
1 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.56%) Business Analysis
3 77 (24.06%) SDLC
3 77 (24.06%) User Stories
4 59 (18.44%) Scrum
4 59 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (16.56%) Software Delivery
6 46 (14.38%) Waterfall
7 44 (13.75%) Data Modelling
8 37 (11.56%) Workshop Facilitation
9 36 (11.25%) Project Management
10 31 (9.69%) UML
11 30 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (9.06%) Decision-Making
12 29 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 28 (8.75%) Process Improvement
14 23 (7.19%) Business Process Modelling
15 21 (6.56%) Epics
15 21 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.06%) SQL
2 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.25%) C
4 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.31%) C#
5 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (5.63%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) ISEB
3 6 (1.88%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.56%) PMP
4 5 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.31%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.50%) QA
2 6 (1.88%) GDPR
3 3 (0.94%) PMO
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (10.31%) SAP
2 18 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.31%) Tableau
4 11 (3.44%) Adobe
5 4 (1.25%) CA
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle
5 4 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.94%) Sage
7 1 (0.31%) Unisys
7 1 (0.31%) Workday