The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 12 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.50% 1.52% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.59% 1.59% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £39,450 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.74% -34.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 189 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 99.26% 95.45% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 129 176 55
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Legal
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) ISEB
6 5 (20.83%) Law
6 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
8 3 (12.50%) BPR
9 2 (8.33%) SAP BI
9 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.33%) SLA
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.33%) CRM
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) SAP
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (8.33%) Use Case
9 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SAP BI
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Legal
3 5 (20.83%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) UML
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 3 (12.50%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (8.33%) Use Case
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) BPMN
8 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft