The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 48 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 373 230 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.84% 3.19% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 3.35% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 311 209 288
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7413 6858 8664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.22% 95.07% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 5903 7367
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +33 147 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +43 101 £43,250 +8.12% 8
Bedfordshire +9 79 £45,000 +15.38% 12
Essex 0 31 £38,500 -23.00% 8
Norfolk - 14 £30,000 -
Suffolk -28 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 293 (38.86%) Business Analysis
2 198 (26.26%) Finance
3 191 (25.33%) Retail
4 174 (23.08%) Project Management
5 119 (15.78%) UML
6 111 (14.72%) User Stories
7 108 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (14.19%) Scrum
8 107 (14.19%) Degree
9 105 (13.93%) SQL
10 91 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 85 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 80 (10.61%) E-Commerce
13 78 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
14 77 (10.21%) SAP
15 76 (10.08%) ERP
16 75 (9.95%) Use Case
17 68 (9.02%) SQL Server
17 68 (9.02%) ISEB
18 63 (8.36%) Change Management
19 62 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
20 61 (8.09%) CRM
21 59 (7.82%) PRINCE2
22 57 (7.56%) Banking
23 55 (7.29%) MS Excel
23 55 (7.29%) BPMN
24 53 (7.03%) Java
25 50 (6.63%) Oracle
26 47 (6.23%) Data Modelling
27 42 (5.57%) .NET

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.79%) CMS
2 7 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) Lync
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.64%) MS Visio
3 30 (3.98%) MS Office
4 26 (3.45%) MS Project
5 7 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.40%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 10 (1.33%) SAP CO
3 9 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.66%) Academy Housing
5 5 (0.66%) arcHouse
5 5 (0.66%) Agresso
5 5 (0.66%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.27%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.27%) Magento
7 2 (0.27%) Finacle
7 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.19%) SaaS
2 5 (0.66%) Force.com
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.64%) Internet
2 21 (2.79%) SMS
3 5 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) VLAN
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.71%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (2.79%) Data Mining
5 18 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.25%) MySQL
7 12 (1.59%) MS Access
7 12 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.46%) BusinessObjects XI
8 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.33%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.66%) QlikView
13 4 (0.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.19%) Rational Rose
3 7 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (0.53%) NUnit
4 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Composer
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA
6 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 198 (26.26%) Finance
2 191 (25.33%) Retail
3 57 (7.56%) Banking
4 35 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 34 (4.51%) Marketing
6 33 (4.38%) Retail Banking
7 17 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (2.25%) Back Office
8 14 (1.86%) Law
9 9 (1.19%) Publishing
9 9 (1.19%) French Language
10 5 (0.66%) Advertising
10 5 (0.66%) Billing
10 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.66%) Legal
11 4 (0.53%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.57%) .NET
2 25 (3.32%) Web Services
3 12 (1.59%) HTML
4 11 (1.46%) CSS
4 11 (1.46%) XML
5 10 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (1.06%) jQuery
7 7 (0.93%) Classic ASP
8 6 (0.80%) J2EE
9 5 (0.66%) EDI
9 5 (0.66%) Visualforce
10 3 (0.40%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
11 1 (0.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 26 (3.45%) SWIFT
2 24 (3.18%) IVR
3 21 (2.79%) APACS
3 21 (2.79%) Cryptography
3 21 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.59%) Data Conversion
6 11 (1.46%) FMCG
7 10 (1.33%) Open Source
8 9 (1.19%) EPoS
8 9 (1.19%) Economics
8 9 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.06%) Social Media
9 8 (1.06%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.80%) Kindle
11 5 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.66%) Derivative
11 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.33%) Windows
2 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (38.86%) Business Analysis
2 174 (23.08%) Project Management
3 119 (15.78%) UML
4 111 (14.72%) User Stories
5 108 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (14.19%) Scrum
7 85 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 80 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 78 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 76 (10.08%) ERP
11 75 (9.95%) Use Case
12 63 (8.36%) Change Management
13 62 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
14 61 (8.09%) CRM
15 59 (7.82%) PRINCE2
16 55 (7.29%) BPMN
17 47 (6.23%) Data Modelling
18 42 (5.57%) Requirements Analysis
18 42 (5.57%) Waterfall
19 38 (5.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (13.93%) SQL
2 53 (7.03%) Java
3 35 (4.64%) C#
4 25 (3.32%) VBA
5 20 (2.65%) VB
6 18 (2.39%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 10 (1.33%) Ruby
9 9 (1.19%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.66%) PHP
10 5 (0.66%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.13%) ABAP
11 1 (0.13%) C
11 1 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 107 (14.19%) Degree
2 68 (9.02%) ISEB
3 29 (3.85%) CCA
4 21 (2.79%) CBAP
5 12 (1.59%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.53%) PMP
9 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.40%) ACCA
11 1 (0.13%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) MBA
11 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.13%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.71%) PCI DSS
2 27 (3.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (2.79%) ISO 8583
4 20 (2.65%) ISO 9001
5 19 (2.52%) QA
6 3 (0.40%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.21%) SAP
3 50 (6.63%) Oracle
4 23 (3.05%) Business Objects
5 13 (1.72%) JD Edwards
5 13 (1.72%) Civica
6 9 (1.19%) Capita
7 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.93%) Adobe
8 6 (0.80%) IBM
9 5 (0.66%) Northgate
9 5 (0.66%) Orchard
9 5 (0.66%) Comino
9 5 (0.66%) Anite
10 3 (0.40%) Twitter
10 3 (0.40%) Google
11 2 (0.27%) Cincom
11 2 (0.27%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.27%) CA
11 2 (0.27%) Informatica
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