The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 36 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.53% 3.87% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 4.12% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 170 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 93.92% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 133 182
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Essex

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Colchester

Business Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
2 13 (52.00%) Process Improvement
2 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (36.00%) Use Case
3 9 (36.00%) User Stories
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (36.00%) Retail
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Practice Management
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.00%) DMAIC
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.00%) Windows
8 1 (4.00%) Advertising
8 1 (4.00%) ISEB
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
2 13 (52.00%) Process Improvement
2 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (36.00%) Use Case
3 9 (36.00%) User Stories
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) Practice Management
5 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.00%) DMAIC
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft