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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 52 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 395 399 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.56% 4.65% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.77% 4.85% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 344 357 323
Average salary £40,958 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.48% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -14 126 £42,500 -10.52% 12
Cambridgeshire +31 95 £38,650 -3.37% 8
Bedfordshire -2 78 £40,000 - 9
Essex -21 63 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Suffolk -19 18 £35,500 -15.47% 8
Norfolk -1 16 £40,000 +50.94% 2
East Anglia - 2 £36,500 -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 284 (40.75%) Business Analysis
2 208 (29.84%) Finance
3 160 (22.96%) Retail
4 157 (22.53%) Project Management
5 138 (19.80%) SQL
6 131 (18.79%) Degree
7 122 (17.50%) Scrum
8 107 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (14.92%) Microsoft
10 102 (14.63%) User Stories
11 89 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 81 (11.62%) E-Commerce
13 80 (11.48%) UML
14 65 (9.33%) SAP
15 64 (9.18%) PRINCE2
16 60 (8.61%) Use Case
17 58 (8.32%) MS Excel
17 58 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
17 58 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 54 (7.75%) ISEB
19 50 (7.17%) Change Management
20 49 (7.03%) .NET
21 48 (6.89%) Data Analysis
22 45 (6.46%) Banking
22 45 (6.46%) Oracle
23 41 (5.88%) Java
23 41 (5.88%) ISO 9001
24 40 (5.74%) ERP
24 40 (5.74%) C#
25 39 (5.60%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (0.72%) SharePoint
1 5 (0.72%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
2 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.87%) MS Office
3 16 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.87%) MS Project
5 9 (1.29%) Mingle
6 6 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.58%) SAP SD
2 8 (1.15%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.72%) Cognos Planning
5 5 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.43%) AWD
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.29%) Agresso
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.29%) Magento
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.87%) Internet
2 8 (1.15%) SMS
3 2 (0.29%) ATM
3 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.14%) VLAN
4 1 (0.14%) LAN
4 1 (0.14%) WAN
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 31 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (4.02%) Data Mining
5 18 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
7 13 (1.87%) MS Access
8 12 (1.72%) MOLAP
8 12 (1.72%) ROLAP
8 12 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (1.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.86%) MySQL
11 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.72%) OLAP
13 4 (0.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 35 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.43%) JIRA
3 5 (0.72%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.72%) Visual Composer
3 5 (0.72%) NUnit
4 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 208 (29.84%) Finance
2 160 (22.96%) Retail
3 45 (6.46%) Banking
4 39 (5.60%) Manufacturing
5 24 (3.44%) Retail Banking
6 17 (2.44%) Marketing
7 16 (2.30%) Law
8 13 (1.87%) Back Office
9 9 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.15%) Legal
11 7 (1.00%) Advertising
12 6 (0.86%) Publishing
12 6 (0.86%) Games
13 5 (0.72%) Billing
14 3 (0.43%) French Language
15 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.29%) Military
16 1 (0.14%) German Language
16 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.03%) .NET
2 16 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 14 (2.01%) jQuery
4 13 (1.87%) Web Services
5 10 (1.43%) HTML
6 9 (1.29%) J2EE
7 8 (1.15%) XML
8 7 (1.00%) CSS
9 4 (0.57%) MDX
10 3 (0.43%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.29%) EDI
11 2 (0.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.45%) Computer Science
2 19 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.30%) Mathematics
3 16 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.15%) SWIFT
5 11 (1.58%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.43%) IVR
7 9 (1.29%) Data Conversion
7 9 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.15%) PMI
8 8 (1.15%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.15%) APACS
9 6 (0.86%) GIS
9 6 (0.86%) Tandem
9 6 (0.86%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.86%) Kindle
10 5 (0.72%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.72%) Wiki
10 5 (0.72%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.87%) Windows
2 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (40.75%) Business Analysis
2 157 (22.53%) Project Management
3 122 (17.50%) Scrum
4 107 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (14.63%) User Stories
6 81 (11.62%) E-Commerce
7 80 (11.48%) UML
8 64 (9.18%) PRINCE2
9 60 (8.61%) Use Case
10 58 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (7.17%) Change Management
12 48 (6.89%) Data Analysis
13 40 (5.74%) ERP
14 37 (5.31%) RAD
15 33 (4.73%) Waterfall
16 32 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (4.59%) ETL
17 31 (4.45%) CRM
18 29 (4.16%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 138 (19.80%) SQL
2 41 (5.88%) Java
3 40 (5.74%) C#
4 23 (3.30%) VBA
5 17 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 16 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.29%) VB
8 6 (0.86%) ABAP
9 4 (0.57%) PHP
9 4 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.14%) X++
10 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 131 (18.79%) Degree
2 54 (7.75%) ISEB
3 18 (2.58%) CCA
4 10 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (1.29%) CBAP
6 8 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.00%) MBA
8 5 (0.72%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.43%) MBCS
10 3 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 19 (2.73%) QA
3 17 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (2.30%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.15%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Shibboleth
1 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
2 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 65 (9.33%) SAP
3 45 (6.46%) Oracle
4 39 (5.60%) Business Objects
5 9 (1.29%) Civica
6 6 (0.86%) Cognos
7 5 (0.72%) IBM
7 5 (0.72%) Sage
8 4 (0.57%) JD Edwards
8 4 (0.57%) HP
8 4 (0.57%) Twitter
9 3 (0.43%) hybris
9 3 (0.43%) ATG
9 3 (0.43%) VMware
9 3 (0.43%) Google
9 3 (0.43%) Comino
10 2 (0.29%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.29%) CODA
10 2 (0.29%) Capita
10 2 (0.29%) Demandware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Purfleet, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Up to £40K + excellent benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 26 days leave+ Pension+ Pvt Med Insu
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago