Period
to 23 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £44,375 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 106 67
Rank change year-on-year +8 -39 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 198 57 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.96% 2.05% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.11% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 162 54 250
10th Percentile £33,769 £34,836 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,375 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.39% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £52,500 £49,688 £53,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £52,500 £58,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% +14.00% -

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 6,247 2,703 6,760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.45% 97.09% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,850 2,368 5,489
10th Percentile £28,838 £31,250 £23,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Analyst in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 23 October 2021. 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 +15 152 £43,750 +2.94% 5
South Yorkshire -27 27 £45,000 -5.26%
North Yorkshire +12 17 £45,000 +10.43%
East Yorkshire -22 1 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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.

1 124 (62.63%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (39.90%) Business Analysis
3 67 (33.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (29.29%) User Stories
5 53 (26.77%) Waterfall
6 49 (24.75%) Social Skills
7 42 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (17.68%) Requirements Gathering
9 32 (16.16%) JIRA
10 30 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (14.65%) Scrum
12 28 (14.14%) Finance
13 27 (13.64%) MS Visio
13 27 (13.64%) Public Sector
14 23 (11.62%) Business Process Modelling
14 23 (11.62%) Data Modelling
15 22 (11.11%) Azure
16 21 (10.61%) Microsoft
16 21 (10.61%) UML
17 20 (10.10%) Marketing
17 20 (10.10%) Self-Motivation
18 19 (9.60%) DevOps
18 19 (9.60%) Mentoring
18 19 (9.60%) Logistics
18 19 (9.60%) Influencing Skills
19 18 (9.09%) ERP
19 18 (9.09%) SDLC
19 18 (9.09%) BPMN
19 18 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
20 17 (8.59%) E-Commerce

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 8 (4.04%) Confluence
2 2 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 6 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.01%) Unica
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.11%) Azure
2 10 (5.05%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.02%) Slack
4 3 (1.52%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.01%) CheetahMail
5 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.52%) Power BI
3 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.51%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 32 (16.16%) JIRA
2 5 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (24.75%) Social Skills
2 42 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (14.14%) Finance
4 27 (13.64%) Public Sector
5 20 (10.10%) Marketing
6 19 (9.60%) Influencing Skills
7 17 (8.59%) Retail
8 12 (6.06%) Law
9 8 (4.04%) Legal
9 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
10 7 (3.54%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (3.03%) Games
12 4 (2.02%) Social Housing
13 2 (1.01%) Advertising
13 2 (1.01%) Local Government
14 1 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) REST
1 3 (1.52%) SOAP
2 2 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) COM
3 1 (0.51%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.04%) User Experience
4 5 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.01%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (62.63%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (39.90%) Business Analysis
3 67 (33.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (29.29%) User Stories
5 53 (26.77%) Waterfall
6 35 (17.68%) Requirements Gathering
7 30 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (14.65%) Scrum
9 23 (11.62%) Business Process Modelling
9 23 (11.62%) Data Modelling
10 21 (10.61%) UML
11 19 (9.60%) DevOps
11 19 (9.60%) Logistics
11 19 (9.60%) Mentoring
12 18 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
12 18 (9.09%) BPMN
12 18 (9.09%) ERP
12 18 (9.09%) SDLC
13 17 (8.59%) E-Commerce
13 17 (8.59%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.05%) SQL
2 2 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Degree
2 8 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.02%) ISEB
3 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.05%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.04%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) PMO
Vendors
1 21 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.57%) Sparx
3 7 (3.54%) Alteryx
4 3 (1.52%) Capita
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.51%) SAP
5 1 (0.51%) Sitecore