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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 62 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 299 346 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.10% 4.34% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 4.54% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 257 298 354
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
7007 7615 8024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.05% 95.61% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5683 6296 6921
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 March 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 March 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 -12 89 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Essex +26 77 £51,000 +7.36% 7
Cambridgeshire -15 56 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Bedfordshire +7 47 £40,000 -2.43% 4
Suffolk +7 20 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Norfolk +7 19 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 268 (39.41%) Business Analysis
2 226 (33.24%) Finance
3 159 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (21.03%) Project Management
5 131 (19.26%) Retail
6 121 (17.79%) Degree
7 116 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
8 110 (16.18%) UML
9 105 (15.44%) SQL
10 94 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
11 88 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 84 (12.35%) Change Management
13 82 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 81 (11.91%) PRINCE2
15 76 (11.18%) Waterfall
16 69 (10.15%) GAP Analysis
16 69 (10.15%) ISEB
17 68 (10.00%) ERP
17 68 (10.00%) Use Case
18 65 (9.56%) Data Analysis
19 61 (8.97%) MS Excel
20 60 (8.82%) Scrum
21 59 (8.68%) MS Visio
22 57 (8.38%) SAP
23 56 (8.24%) Banking
24 55 (8.09%) E-Commerce
24 55 (8.09%) Microsoft
25 53 (7.79%) MS Project
25 53 (7.79%) Workflow
26 52 (7.65%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.44%) SAS
3 2 (0.29%) CMS
3 2 (0.29%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 61 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 59 (8.68%) MS Visio
3 53 (7.79%) MS Project
4 31 (4.56%) MS Office
5 17 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 17 (2.50%) FLEXCUBE
2 17 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 17 (2.50%) Finacle
3 15 (2.21%) Temenos T24
4 10 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (1.32%) Agresso
6 7 (1.03%) SAP ERP
6 7 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.88%) PRMS
7 6 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.59%) Movex
8 4 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.59%) Pegasus Opera
8 4 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.44%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.24%) Force.com
2 13 (1.91%) SaaS
3 7 (1.03%) Office 365
4 3 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.32%) Internet
2 8 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 15 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (2.21%) QlikView
7 12 (1.76%) PerformancePoint
8 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (1.47%) MS Access
9 9 (1.32%) OLAP
10 8 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.88%) MySQL
11 6 (0.88%) SAP BI
12 5 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.59%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.47%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.74%) JIRA
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.29%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 226 (33.24%) Finance
2 131 (19.26%) Retail
3 56 (8.24%) Banking
4 33 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 30 (4.41%) Retail Banking
6 22 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.94%) Law
7 20 (2.94%) Legal
8 10 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.18%) Automotive
9 8 (1.18%) Marketing
10 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.74%) Back Office
11 5 (0.74%) Publishing
12 4 (0.59%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.59%) Local Government
13 3 (0.44%) Front Office
14 2 (0.29%) Military
14 2 (0.29%) Advertising
14 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.53%) Visualforce
2 22 (3.24%) .NET
3 11 (1.62%) EDI
3 11 (1.62%) Web Services
4 7 (1.03%) XML
5 5 (0.74%) MDX
6 4 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.29%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.29%) XSD
7 2 (0.29%) ODBC
7 2 (0.29%) WSDL
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 116 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.85%) Data Structures
3 30 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.65%) FMCG
6 15 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.76%) Kindle
7 12 (1.76%) User Experience
8 10 (1.47%) Data Extraction
9 8 (1.18%) IVR
10 6 (0.88%) Cryptography
10 6 (0.88%) Statistics
10 6 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.88%) APACS
10 6 (0.88%) SWIFT
10 6 (0.88%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.74%) Open Source
12 4 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.59%) AS400
12 4 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.29%) UNIX
1 2 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (39.41%) Business Analysis
2 159 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (21.03%) Project Management
4 110 (16.18%) UML
5 94 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
6 88 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 84 (12.35%) Change Management
8 82 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 81 (11.91%) PRINCE2
10 76 (11.18%) Waterfall
11 69 (10.15%) GAP Analysis
12 68 (10.00%) ERP
12 68 (10.00%) Use Case
13 65 (9.56%) Data Analysis
14 60 (8.82%) Scrum
15 55 (8.09%) E-Commerce
16 53 (7.79%) Workflow
17 52 (7.65%) Data Modelling
18 51 (7.50%) CRM
19 46 (6.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (15.44%) SQL
2 24 (3.53%) Apex Code
3 16 (2.35%) SOQL
4 15 (2.21%) Java
5 11 (1.62%) C#
5 11 (1.62%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.18%) VBA
7 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.59%) Ruby
8 3 (0.44%) C
9 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.29%) Python
9 2 (0.29%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.29%) R
10 1 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 121 (17.79%) Degree
2 69 (10.15%) ISEB
3 12 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.03%) CBAP
6 6 (0.88%) CCA
7 3 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.15%) ACCA
8 1 (0.15%) CIMA
8 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.53%) SLA
2 19 (2.79%) ISO 9001
3 14 (2.06%) QA
4 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.88%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (8.38%) SAP
2 55 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.91%) Oracle
4 33 (4.85%) Cognos
4 33 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (2.79%) Business Objects
6 16 (2.35%) JD Edwards
7 15 (2.21%) Siebel
8 9 (1.32%) Sage
9 8 (1.18%) SunGard
10 7 (1.03%) Wall Street Systems
11 5 (0.74%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.59%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.29%) webMethods
13 2 (0.29%) HP
14 1 (0.15%) Citrix
14 1 (0.15%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
14 1 (0.15%) Infor
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Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, East Anglia
University of East Anglia
Salary: £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Basildon
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Tilbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37500.00 per annum
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