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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 45 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 401 333 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.05% 4.86% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 5.04% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 353 278 362
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 182 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cambridgeshire +14 85 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Essex -6 65 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Bedfordshire -2 56 £46,250 +8.82% 5
Suffolk -7 16 £42,500 -7.60% 4
Norfolk -6 6 £36,000 +13.38% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 279 (36.38%) Business Analysis
2 246 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (27.12%) Finance
4 182 (23.73%) Project Management
5 180 (23.47%) Retail
6 153 (19.95%) UML
7 152 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
8 136 (17.73%) Degree
9 120 (15.65%) SQL
10 115 (14.99%) Scrum
11 109 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
12 108 (14.08%) Use Case
13 94 (12.26%) User Stories
14 92 (11.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 92 (11.99%) MS Excel
15 84 (10.95%) E-Commerce
16 83 (10.82%) Data Modelling
17 81 (10.56%) Microsoft
18 75 (9.78%) ISEB
19 74 (9.65%) Waterfall
20 73 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
21 72 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
22 70 (9.13%) Change Management
23 69 (9.00%) ERP
24 67 (8.74%) Banking
25 66 (8.60%) PRINCE2
26 63 (8.21%) Data Analysis
27 60 (7.82%) CRM
28 58 (7.56%) SQL Server
29 51 (6.65%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.91%) CMS
3 4 (0.52%) SAS
4 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.13%) Lync
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 92 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.39%) MS Project
3 43 (5.61%) MS Visio
4 40 (5.22%) MS Office
5 19 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.09%) Temenos T24
2 16 (2.09%) Finacle
2 16 (2.09%) FLEXCUBE
3 11 (1.43%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.43%) SAP FI
4 10 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.52%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.26%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.56%) Force.com
2 11 (1.43%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.26%) Internet
2 18 (2.35%) SMS
3 3 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.26%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (3.00%) Data Mining
7 22 (2.87%) OLAP
7 22 (2.87%) MS Access
8 19 (2.48%) MySQL
9 18 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (2.22%) QlikView
11 14 (1.83%) OLAP Cube
12 13 (1.69%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.69%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
12 13 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.43%) MOLAP
14 11 (1.43%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.30%) Rational Rose
3 6 (0.78%) JIRA
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 208 (27.12%) Finance
2 180 (23.47%) Retail
3 67 (8.74%) Banking
4 46 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 44 (5.74%) Manufacturing
6 27 (3.52%) Marketing
7 16 (2.09%) Publishing
7 16 (2.09%) Back Office
8 15 (1.96%) Law
9 14 (1.83%) Legal
10 9 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.91%) Automotive
12 6 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.65%) French Language
13 5 (0.65%) Local Government
14 4 (0.52%) Billing
15 3 (0.39%) Advertising
15 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.39%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.26%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.82%) .NET
2 23 (3.00%) Web Services
3 14 (1.83%) EDI
4 13 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (1.56%) Visualforce
6 5 (0.65%) MDX
6 5 (0.65%) XML
7 1 (0.13%) J2EE
7 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.13%) jQuery
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 152 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.43%) User Experience
4 21 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.48%) IVR
6 17 (2.22%) Cryptography
6 17 (2.22%) APACS
6 17 (2.22%) SWIFT
7 14 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.69%) Open Source
9 11 (1.43%) Kindle
9 11 (1.43%) Data Extraction
9 11 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.17%) Derivative
11 7 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.91%) Economics
11 7 (0.91%) EPoS
12 6 (0.78%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (36.38%) Business Analysis
2 246 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (23.73%) Project Management
4 153 (19.95%) UML
5 115 (14.99%) Scrum
6 109 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
7 108 (14.08%) Use Case
8 94 (12.26%) User Stories
9 92 (11.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 84 (10.95%) E-Commerce
11 83 (10.82%) Data Modelling
12 74 (9.65%) Waterfall
13 73 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
14 72 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 70 (9.13%) Change Management
16 69 (9.00%) ERP
17 66 (8.60%) PRINCE2
18 63 (8.21%) Data Analysis
19 60 (7.82%) CRM
20 51 (6.65%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 120 (15.65%) SQL
2 36 (4.69%) Java
3 28 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 22 (2.87%) C#
4 22 (2.87%) VBA
5 13 (1.69%) Ruby
6 12 (1.56%) Apex Code
7 9 (1.17%) VB
8 8 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.65%) SOQL
10 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.13%) C
11 1 (0.13%) RPG
11 1 (0.13%) VBScript
11 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 136 (17.73%) Degree
2 75 (9.78%) ISEB
3 21 (2.74%) CBAP
4 18 (2.35%) CCA
5 11 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.26%) ACCA
9 1 (0.13%) CIMA
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 18 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.22%) SLA
3 17 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (2.22%) ISO 8583
4 11 (1.43%) QA
5 5 (0.65%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.65%) SAP
3 50 (6.52%) Oracle
4 31 (4.04%) Business Objects
5 25 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (3.13%) Cognos
7 22 (2.87%) JD Edwards
8 10 (1.30%) Siebel
9 8 (1.04%) SunGard
10 6 (0.78%) Sage
11 5 (0.65%) Capita
11 5 (0.65%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.52%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.39%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.26%) HP
14 2 (0.26%) IBM
15 1 (0.13%) CA
15 1 (0.13%) Informatica
15 1 (0.13%) Epicor
15 1 (0.13%) MicroStrategy
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days hols, Life and He
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus
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Bury St. Edmunds
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Westwood, Peterborough
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
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