The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 30 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.70% 2.70% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 3.74% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analysis
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
110 107 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 76.92% 72.30% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 95 120
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Colchester

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 8 (32.00%) Use Case
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) User Stories
3 7 (28.00%) Practice Management
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Law
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Process Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITSM
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) assyst
6 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (12.00%) Documentum
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) VB

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Documentum
1 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Business Analyst
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
1 14 (56.00%) Business Manager
1 14 (56.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Release Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (32.00%) Use Case
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) User Stories
3 7 (28.00%) Practice Management
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Process Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITSM
6 3 (12.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
1 3 (12.00%) VB
1 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (12.00%) ABAP
1 3 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
1 3 (12.00%) EMC
1 3 (12.00%) Citrix
1 3 (12.00%) NetApp