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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 51 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 309 367 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.10% 4.60% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 4.81% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 285 310 210
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
7165 7632 7290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.76% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5983 6377 6257
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 -2 129 £43,000 -4.44% 16
Essex +14 62 £39,000 -3.64% 5
Cambridgeshire -11 52 £42,500 -1.73% 13
Bedfordshire -34 40 £42,500 - 9
Suffolk +32 38 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Norfolk -10 4 £28,500 -8.06% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 292 (45.13%) Finance
2 254 (39.26%) Business Analysis
3 217 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (15.92%) Project Management
6 98 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 96 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 89 (13.76%) SQL
9 86 (13.29%) Change Management
10 80 (12.36%) Degree
11 76 (11.75%) UML
12 75 (11.59%) MS Visio
13 71 (10.97%) PRINCE2
14 64 (9.89%) Retail
15 62 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
16 61 (9.43%) ISEB
17 56 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
17 56 (8.66%) Workflow
18 53 (8.19%) MS Office
18 53 (8.19%) SDLC
19 52 (8.04%) MS Excel
20 49 (7.57%) Microsoft
21 47 (7.26%) Use Case
22 45 (6.96%) Scrum
23 44 (6.80%) User Stories
24 43 (6.65%) Change Control
25 41 (6.34%) Data Modelling
26 40 (6.18%) Software Delivery
27 38 (5.87%) GAP Analysis
28 37 (5.72%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 75 (11.59%) MS Visio
2 53 (8.19%) MS Office
3 52 (8.04%) MS Excel
4 27 (4.17%) MS Project
5 20 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.70%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (1.55%) Agresso
3 8 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.08%) FLEXCUBE
4 7 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.08%) Finacle
5 6 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.93%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.46%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.15%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.47%) Force.com
2 11 (1.70%) SaaS
3 4 (0.62%) Office 365
4 3 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.15%) ATM
2 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.08%) DTS
7 7 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.93%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.93%) QlikView
8 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.46%) WebFOCUS
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.31%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.31%) CorVu
12 2 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.31%) JIRA
3 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 292 (45.13%) Finance
2 64 (9.89%) Retail
3 32 (4.95%) Banking
4 21 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.16%) Marketing
7 11 (1.70%) Legal
8 10 (1.55%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.08%) Law
10 6 (0.93%) Publishing
10 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.77%) Automotive
11 5 (0.77%) Games
12 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.46%) Front Office
13 2 (0.31%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.48%) XML
2 22 (3.40%) .NET
3 18 (2.78%) Visualforce
4 8 (1.24%) Web Services
5 6 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.62%) HTML
6 4 (0.62%) XSD
6 4 (0.62%) WSDL
7 3 (0.46%) HTML5
7 3 (0.46%) CSS3
7 3 (0.46%) CSS
8 2 (0.31%) ODBC
8 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.15%) MDX
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.15%) D3.js
9 1 (0.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 136 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.02%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 19 (2.94%) FMCG
4 15 (2.32%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.39%) PMI
7 7 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.93%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.46%) Kindle
10 2 (0.31%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.15%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.15%) Online Games
11 1 (0.15%) APACS
11 1 (0.15%) Statistics
11 1 (0.15%) EPoS
11 1 (0.15%) EMV
11 1 (0.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.15%) UNIX
1 1 (0.15%) Windows
1 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (39.26%) Business Analysis
2 217 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (15.92%) Project Management
4 98 (15.15%) Waterfall
5 96 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (13.29%) Change Management
7 76 (11.75%) UML
8 71 (10.97%) PRINCE2
9 62 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 56 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (8.66%) Workflow
11 53 (8.19%) SDLC
12 47 (7.26%) Use Case
13 45 (6.96%) Scrum
14 44 (6.80%) User Stories
15 43 (6.65%) Change Control
16 41 (6.34%) Data Modelling
17 40 (6.18%) Software Delivery
18 38 (5.87%) GAP Analysis
19 37 (5.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (13.76%) SQL
2 18 (2.78%) Apex Code
3 15 (2.32%) SOQL
4 10 (1.55%) C#
5 5 (0.77%) C
5 5 (0.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.62%) Java
6 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.46%) VB
7 3 (0.46%) R
7 3 (0.46%) Python
8 2 (0.31%) VBA
9 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 80 (12.36%) Degree
2 61 (9.43%) ISEB
3 18 (2.78%) CBAP
4 9 (1.39%) IIBA
4 9 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) HND
8 1 (0.15%) AAT
8 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ACCA
8 1 (0.15%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.15%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.33%) QA
2 10 (1.55%) SLA
3 8 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.31%) FATCA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Vendors
1 49 (7.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.79%) SAP
3 27 (4.17%) Oracle
4 19 (2.94%) Cognos
5 18 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.70%) Wall Street Systems
7 7 (1.08%) CheckPoint
8 6 (0.93%) Siebel
9 5 (0.77%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.77%) Epicor
10 3 (0.46%) Sage
10 3 (0.46%) Teradata
10 3 (0.46%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.46%) webMethods
11 2 (0.31%) SunGard
11 2 (0.31%) Avaya
12 1 (0.15%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.15%) JDA
12 1 (0.15%) Manugistics
12 1 (0.15%) Trillium
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