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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 57 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 317 329 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.39% 4.64% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 4.84% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 267 277 328
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
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
6941 6791 8021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 95.88% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5529 6919
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 £57,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -15 98 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Essex +28 77 £47,500 +10.46% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 73 £47,000 +20.05% 8
Bedfordshire -13 41 £42,000 -6.66% 9
Norfolk +7 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Suffolk -4 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 274 (38.32%) Business Analysis
2 232 (32.45%) Finance
3 173 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (22.94%) Project Management
5 146 (20.42%) Retail
6 133 (18.60%) UML
7 131 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
8 129 (18.04%) SQL
9 125 (17.48%) Degree
10 112 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (12.03%) Use Case
12 85 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 82 (11.47%) Change Management
14 80 (11.19%) Scrum
15 77 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
16 75 (10.49%) GAP Analysis
16 75 (10.49%) PRINCE2
17 74 (10.35%) MS Excel
17 74 (10.35%) Data Analysis
18 73 (10.21%) Waterfall
19 69 (9.65%) ERP
19 69 (9.65%) Data Modelling
20 65 (9.09%) E-Commerce
21 64 (8.95%) Microsoft
22 63 (8.81%) ISEB
23 60 (8.39%) SAP
24 59 (8.25%) Banking
25 56 (7.83%) MS Project
25 56 (7.83%) Oracle
26 55 (7.69%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 27 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.84%) SAS
3 2 (0.28%) CMS
3 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 74 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 56 (7.83%) MS Project
3 50 (6.99%) MS Visio
4 37 (5.17%) MS Office
5 17 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.66%) FLEXCUBE
2 19 (2.66%) Finacle
3 17 (2.38%) Temenos T24
4 15 (2.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (2.10%) SAP CO
4 15 (2.10%) SAP FI
5 10 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.84%) PRMS
8 5 (0.70%) Agresso
8 5 (0.70%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.56%) Pegasus Opera
9 4 (0.56%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.66%) Force.com
2 11 (1.54%) SaaS
3 7 (0.98%) Office 365
4 2 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.96%) Internet
2 11 (1.54%) SMS
3 2 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 20 (2.80%) OLAP
6 19 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.38%) MS Access
8 15 (2.10%) QlikView
9 12 (1.68%) PerformancePoint
9 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (1.26%) MOLAP
11 9 (1.26%) ROLAP
11 9 (1.26%) SAP BI
12 8 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.26%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.70%) JIRA
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
General
1 232 (32.45%) Finance
2 146 (20.42%) Retail
3 59 (8.25%) Banking
4 39 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 36 (5.03%) Retail Banking
6 21 (2.94%) Legal
6 21 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.80%) Law
7 20 (2.80%) Marketing
8 8 (1.12%) Publishing
8 8 (1.12%) Back Office
8 8 (1.12%) Automotive
9 7 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.28%) Front Office
12 2 (0.28%) Military
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.92%) .NET
2 17 (2.38%) Visualforce
3 13 (1.82%) Web Services
4 12 (1.68%) EDI
5 6 (0.84%) XML
6 5 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (0.70%) MDX
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.14%) WSDL
8 1 (0.14%) XSD
8 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.22%) Data Structures
4 17 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.24%) User Experience
5 16 (2.24%) Kindle
6 12 (1.68%) FMCG
7 11 (1.54%) Data Extraction
7 11 (1.54%) IVR
8 9 (1.26%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.26%) APACS
8 9 (1.26%) SWIFT
9 8 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.98%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.84%) Open Source
11 6 (0.84%) Statistics
12 5 (0.70%) Derivative
13 4 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.42%) Windows
2 2 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (38.32%) Business Analysis
2 173 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (22.94%) Project Management
4 133 (18.60%) UML
5 112 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
6 86 (12.03%) Use Case
7 85 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (11.47%) Change Management
9 80 (11.19%) Scrum
10 77 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 75 (10.49%) GAP Analysis
11 75 (10.49%) PRINCE2
12 74 (10.35%) Data Analysis
13 73 (10.21%) Waterfall
14 69 (9.65%) ERP
14 69 (9.65%) Data Modelling
15 65 (9.09%) E-Commerce
16 55 (7.69%) User Stories
17 54 (7.55%) CRM
18 51 (7.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 129 (18.04%) SQL
2 24 (3.36%) T-SQL
2 24 (3.36%) Java
3 18 (2.52%) C#
4 17 (2.38%) VBA
4 17 (2.38%) Apex Code
5 10 (1.40%) SOQL
6 8 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 6 (0.84%) VB
8 5 (0.70%) Ruby
9 2 (0.28%) Python
9 2 (0.28%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.28%) R
9 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.14%) C
10 1 (0.14%) ABAP
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 125 (17.48%) Degree
2 63 (8.81%) ISEB
3 16 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (1.40%) CBAP
5 9 (1.26%) CCA
5 9 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.84%) VCP4
7 4 (0.56%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) ACCA
9 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.78%) ISO 9001
2 23 (3.22%) SLA
3 10 (1.40%) QA
4 9 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.26%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.39%) SAP
3 56 (7.83%) Oracle
4 35 (4.90%) Cognos
5 31 (4.34%) Business Objects
6 28 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.38%) Siebel
7 17 (2.38%) JD Edwards
8 9 (1.26%) SunGard
9 6 (0.84%) Sage
10 5 (0.70%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.56%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.42%) Wall Street Systems
13 2 (0.28%) HP
13 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.28%) webMethods
14 1 (0.14%) Anite
14 1 (0.14%) Teradata
14 1 (0.14%) Northgate
14 1 (0.14%) Civica
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