The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 63 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 289 306 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.14% 3.97% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 4.06% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 249 261 280
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +29 92 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Essex -2 78 £46,000 -9.80% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 58 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Bedfordshire -12 31 £43,000 +1.17% 2
Suffolk +1 26 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Norfolk +1 4 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 252 (51.12%) Business Analysis
2 184 (37.32%) Finance
3 176 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (21.91%) Use Case
6 72 (14.60%) UML
7 65 (13.18%) Degree
8 64 (12.98%) Retail
9 58 (11.76%) Scrum
10 57 (11.56%) SQL
11 56 (11.36%) Project Management
12 54 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 50 (10.14%) MS Excel
14 48 (9.74%) Wealth Management
14 48 (9.74%) User Stories
15 45 (9.13%) SDLC
15 45 (9.13%) MS Office
15 45 (9.13%) Workflow
16 44 (8.92%) Management Information System
16 44 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (8.72%) Change Management
18 42 (8.52%) Microsoft
18 42 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (8.52%) Mentoring
19 39 (7.91%) Mobile App
19 39 (7.91%) Waterfall
20 37 (7.51%) MS Visio
20 37 (7.51%) .NET
21 35 (7.10%) E-Commerce
22 34 (6.90%) ISEB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.42%) Confluence
2 6 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.20%) Apache
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.20%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 50 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 45 (9.13%) MS Office
3 37 (7.51%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.03%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 11 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.62%) Finacle
2 8 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.62%) Temenos T24
3 7 (1.42%) FLEXCUBE
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.41%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.20%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.20%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.20%) Exstream
6 1 (0.20%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.03%) Internet
2 4 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.43%) SAP BI
3 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.41%) MS Access
6 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.41%) Power BI
6 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.41%) ZAP BI
7 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (4.46%) JIRA
2 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.61%) ERwin
6 2 (0.41%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 184 (37.32%) Finance
2 64 (12.98%) Retail
3 24 (4.87%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.85%) Banking
5 16 (3.25%) Legal
6 15 (3.04%) Marketing
7 14 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.03%) Automotive
8 10 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 10 (2.03%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.83%) Games
10 8 (1.62%) Back Office
11 7 (1.42%) Publishing
12 6 (1.22%) Advertising
13 4 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.51%) .NET
2 17 (3.45%) Web Services
3 14 (2.84%) XML
4 7 (1.42%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.41%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) HTML5
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) jQuery
6 1 (0.20%) LAMP
6 1 (0.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 122 (24.75%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (8.92%) Management Information System
3 39 (7.91%) Mobile App
4 27 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.23%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.03%) Life Science
7 9 (1.83%) User Experience
8 8 (1.62%) iPad
9 7 (1.42%) Reinsurance
10 5 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.81%) Biotechnology
11 4 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.81%) Social Media
12 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.61%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.61%) Pharmacovigilance
13 2 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.41%) Fintech
13 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.42%) Windows
2 2 (0.41%) Linux
2 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (51.12%) Business Analysis
2 176 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (21.91%) Use Case
4 72 (14.60%) UML
5 58 (11.76%) Scrum
6 56 (11.36%) Project Management
7 54 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (9.74%) User Stories
8 48 (9.74%) Wealth Management
9 45 (9.13%) SDLC
9 45 (9.13%) Workflow
10 44 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (8.72%) Change Management
12 42 (8.52%) Mentoring
12 42 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 39 (7.91%) Waterfall
14 35 (7.10%) E-Commerce
15 33 (6.69%) BPMN
16 32 (6.49%) Business Process Mapping
16 32 (6.49%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (11.56%) SQL
2 18 (3.65%) Java
3 4 (0.81%) C#
4 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.41%) ABAP
5 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (0.41%) VB
6 1 (0.20%) C++
6 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.20%) PHP
6 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (13.18%) Degree
2 34 (6.90%) ISEB
3 11 (2.23%) CBAP
4 2 (0.41%) ACCA
5 1 (0.20%) IIBA
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.03%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) SLA
3 3 (0.61%) GMP
4 2 (0.41%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 42 (8.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.87%) SAP
3 19 (3.85%) Oracle
4 7 (1.42%) Guidewire
5 6 (1.22%) Cognos
6 5 (1.01%) JD Edwards
7 4 (0.81%) IFS
8 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.61%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.61%) webMethods
9 2 (0.41%) CA
9 2 (0.41%) Civica
9 2 (0.41%) hybris
9 2 (0.41%) Kronos
9 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.41%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.20%) Citrix
10 1 (0.20%) HP
10 1 (0.20%) Temenos
10 1 (0.20%) Unisys
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: 14 hours ago
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: 14 hours ago
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + Car/car allowance & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,500 per annum 35 hour week, Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life insurance etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago