Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 49 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 370 498 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.42% 5.13% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 5.26% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 422 407
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,444 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £55,000 £51,250
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 8,097 9,465 10,866
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.49% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6,645 7,939 9,184
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 2018.

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 2018. 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 -9 243 £45,000 - 20
North Yorkshire +37 72 £42,500 -5.56% 3
South Yorkshire -20 37 £42,500 +13.33% 5
East Yorkshire -21 10 £40,000 -10.11%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 252 (68.11%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (30.54%) User Stories
3 106 (28.65%) Finance
4 91 (24.59%) SDLC
4 91 (24.59%) Business Analysis
5 86 (23.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 72 (19.46%) Scrum
7 60 (16.22%) Waterfall
8 53 (14.32%) Software Delivery
9 49 (13.24%) Workshop Facilitation
10 47 (12.70%) Data Modelling
11 46 (12.43%) SQL
12 39 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 35 (9.46%) User Experience
15 33 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (8.65%) Retail
17 31 (8.38%) Decision-Making
18 29 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
18 29 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (7.84%) UML
18 29 (7.84%) Process Improvement
19 28 (7.57%) MS Visio
20 27 (7.30%) Microsoft
21 26 (7.03%) Business Process Modelling
22 25 (6.76%) SAP
23 24 (6.49%) Tableau
24 23 (6.22%) Workflow
25 22 (5.95%) SQL Server
25 22 (5.95%) JIRA

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 19 (5.14%) Confluence
2 4 (1.08%) CMS
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (7.57%) MS Visio
2 18 (4.86%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.62%) SAP MM
1 6 (1.62%) SAP QM
2 4 (1.08%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.08%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.54%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.27%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.70%) QlikView
4 7 (1.89%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.08%) Power BI
6 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (5.95%) JIRA
2 21 (5.68%) ERwin
3 18 (4.86%) Axure RP
3 18 (4.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 106 (28.65%) Finance
2 32 (8.65%) Retail
3 19 (5.14%) Banking
4 16 (4.32%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.16%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.81%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.54%) Legal
7 2 (0.54%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.35%) XML
2 2 (0.54%) Node.js
3 1 (0.27%) .NET
3 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.27%) Middleware
3 1 (0.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.46%) User Experience
3 20 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.89%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.35%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.08%) Fintech
9 3 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.54%) NHS
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.27%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.27%) PMI
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.27%) Android
1 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (68.11%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (30.54%) User Stories
3 91 (24.59%) Business Analysis
3 91 (24.59%) SDLC
4 86 (23.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (19.46%) Scrum
6 60 (16.22%) Waterfall
7 53 (14.32%) Software Delivery
8 49 (13.24%) Workshop Facilitation
9 47 (12.70%) Data Modelling
10 37 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 33 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (8.38%) Decision-Making
13 29 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (7.84%) Process Improvement
13 29 (7.84%) UML
14 26 (7.03%) Business Process Modelling
15 23 (6.22%) Workflow
16 21 (5.68%) Project Management
16 21 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.43%) SQL
2 7 (1.89%) Java
3 5 (1.35%) C#
3 5 (1.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.81%) C
4 3 (0.81%) PHP
4 3 (0.81%) Python
5 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.70%) ISEB
3 9 (2.43%) Degree
4 5 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.81%) CBAP
6 3 (0.81%) PMP
6 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.59%) QA
2 10 (2.70%) GDPR
3 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) PMO
4 1 (0.27%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (7.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.76%) SAP
3 24 (6.49%) Tableau
4 18 (4.86%) Adobe
5 7 (1.89%) Oracle
6 4 (1.08%) CA
7 3 (0.81%) Google
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
8 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Twitter
9 1 (0.27%) Unisys
9 1 (0.27%) Workday
9 1 (0.27%) Xerox