The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 49 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 367 226 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.60% 2.95% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 3.13% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 311 203 260
Average salary £42,500 £41,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% -8.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7639 7232 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.77% 94.55% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 6190 6968
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
England

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 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 30 July 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 +38 140 £45,000 - 13
Bedfordshire +21 92 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Cambridgeshire +35 76 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Essex -5 42 £40,475 +7.93% 2
Norfolk +26 16 £31,000 -12.67% 4
Suffolk -11 1 £32,500 -22.61% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 313 (41.13%) Business Analysis
2 209 (27.46%) Finance
3 184 (24.18%) Retail
4 172 (22.60%) Project Management
5 118 (15.51%) SQL
6 113 (14.85%) User Stories
7 109 (14.32%) Degree
8 105 (13.80%) UML
8 105 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (13.40%) Microsoft
10 94 (12.35%) Scrum
11 83 (10.91%) SAP
12 82 (10.78%) SQL Server
12 82 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 78 (10.25%) ERP
14 76 (9.99%) E-Commerce
15 72 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 66 (8.67%) Use Case
17 63 (8.28%) PRINCE2
18 61 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
19 60 (7.88%) ISEB
20 57 (7.49%) CRM
20 57 (7.49%) Oracle
20 57 (7.49%) Change Management
21 54 (7.10%) .NET
22 53 (6.96%) Java
22 53 (6.96%) MS Excel
22 53 (6.96%) Banking
23 43 (5.65%) BPMN
24 42 (5.52%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (2.63%) CMS
2 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.66%) NetWeaver
4 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 53 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 35 (4.60%) MS Office
4 29 (3.81%) MS Project
5 9 (1.18%) Mingle
6 8 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (1.84%) SAP CO
1 14 (1.84%) SAP FI
2 13 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.79%) Academy Housing
5 6 (0.79%) arcHouse
5 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.66%) Agresso
6 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.53%) Cognos Planning
7 4 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.53%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.26%) Magento
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.34%) Internet
2 19 (2.50%) SMS
3 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (2.76%) Data Mining
6 19 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.97%) MS Access
8 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (1.84%) MySQL
9 13 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.66%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.05%) Rational Rose
3 7 (0.92%) PowerBuilder
3 7 (0.92%) JIRA
4 5 (0.66%) NUnit
4 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.53%) Visual Composer
5 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 209 (27.46%) Finance
2 184 (24.18%) Retail
3 53 (6.96%) Banking
4 35 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.81%) Retail Banking
5 29 (3.81%) Marketing
6 18 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (1.97%) Back Office
8 12 (1.58%) Law
9 10 (1.31%) French Language
9 10 (1.31%) Legal
10 8 (1.05%) Publishing
11 7 (0.92%) Advertising
12 5 (0.66%) Billing
12 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.39%) Games
14 3 (0.39%) Automotive
14 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.10%) .NET
2 27 (3.55%) Web Services
3 16 (2.10%) HTML
4 15 (1.97%) XML
4 15 (1.97%) jQuery
5 14 (1.84%) CSS
6 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
7 7 (0.92%) Classic ASP
7 7 (0.92%) J2EE
8 6 (0.79%) EDI
9 5 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.53%) MDX
11 2 (0.26%) HTML5
12 1 (0.13%) SAP XI
12 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (3.81%) Computer Science
2 27 (3.55%) SWIFT
3 22 (2.89%) IVR
4 19 (2.50%) APACS
4 19 (2.50%) Cryptography
5 15 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.45%) FMCG
7 10 (1.31%) Data Conversion
7 10 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.18%) Kindle
8 9 (1.18%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.05%) Social Media
9 8 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.92%) Economics
11 6 (0.79%) Tandem
11 6 (0.79%) PMI
12 5 (0.66%) EPoS
12 5 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.10%) Windows
2 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (41.13%) Business Analysis
2 172 (22.60%) Project Management
3 113 (14.85%) User Stories
4 105 (13.80%) UML
4 105 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (12.35%) Scrum
6 82 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 78 (10.25%) ERP
8 76 (9.99%) E-Commerce
9 72 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 66 (8.67%) Use Case
11 63 (8.28%) PRINCE2
12 61 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (7.49%) CRM
13 57 (7.49%) Change Management
14 43 (5.65%) BPMN
15 42 (5.52%) Data Modelling
16 41 (5.39%) Waterfall
17 40 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
18 37 (4.86%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 118 (15.51%) SQL
2 53 (6.96%) Java
3 39 (5.12%) C#
4 24 (3.15%) VBA
5 18 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.37%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.37%) VB
6 12 (1.58%) PL/SQL
7 6 (0.79%) PHP
8 5 (0.66%) ABAP
8 5 (0.66%) Ruby
9 3 (0.39%) C
10 1 (0.13%) RPG
10 1 (0.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 109 (14.32%) Degree
2 60 (7.88%) ISEB
3 30 (3.94%) CCA
4 17 (2.23%) CBAP
5 12 (1.58%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.66%) MBA
9 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.53%) PMP
10 3 (0.39%) ACCA
10 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.81%) PCI DSS
2 28 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (3.02%) QA
4 21 (2.76%) ISO 9001
5 19 (2.50%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 83 (10.91%) SAP
3 57 (7.49%) Oracle
4 19 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 18 (2.37%) Civica
6 11 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 10 (1.31%) Capita
8 9 (1.18%) IBM
9 7 (0.92%) Adobe
10 6 (0.79%) Orchard
10 6 (0.79%) Comino
10 6 (0.79%) Northgate
10 6 (0.79%) Anite
10 6 (0.79%) Cognos
11 4 (0.53%) Twitter
12 3 (0.39%) Epicor
12 3 (0.39%) Google
13 2 (0.26%) Cincom
13 2 (0.26%) CA
13 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6,800 car allowance + benefits an
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £40k + Bonus (5%) + Large Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago