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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 48 50 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 339 379 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.70% 4.86% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 5.05% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 310 316 202
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £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
6787 7510 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.27% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5757 6173 5888
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -1 147 £43,000 -9.47% 9
Essex +23 73 £42,500 +9.04% 4
Cambridgeshire -16 59 £42,500 -1.73% 9
Bedfordshire -26 43 £42,500 -3.95% 14
Suffolk +29 32 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Norfolk -7 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 303 (47.27%) Finance
2 247 (38.53%) Business Analysis
3 224 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (16.38%) Waterfall
6 104 (16.22%) SQL
7 86 (13.42%) Degree
8 83 (12.95%) Project Management
9 79 (12.32%) MS Visio
10 76 (11.86%) UML
11 75 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 66 (10.30%) Retail
13 65 (10.14%) MS Office
14 64 (9.98%) Change Management
15 62 (9.67%) PRINCE2
16 60 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
17 59 (9.20%) MS Excel
18 57 (8.89%) ISEB
19 56 (8.74%) Microsoft
20 53 (8.27%) Workflow
20 53 (8.27%) SDLC
21 52 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
22 51 (7.96%) Use Case
23 45 (7.02%) Software Delivery
23 45 (7.02%) User Stories
24 41 (6.40%) Scrum
25 40 (6.24%) Data Modelling
26 39 (6.08%) Banking
26 39 (6.08%) Analytics
27 38 (5.93%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.47%) Confluence
3 2 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 79 (12.32%) MS Visio
2 65 (10.14%) MS Office
3 59 (9.20%) MS Excel
4 25 (3.90%) MS Project
5 21 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.40%) FLEXCUBE
5 9 (1.40%) Finacle
6 8 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (1.09%) Agresso
7 7 (1.09%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.62%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.47%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.47%) BASE24
9 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.47%) VisionPLUS
10 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.40%) Force.com
2 7 (1.09%) SaaS
3 4 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 19 (2.96%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.56%) QlikView
8 8 (1.25%) DTS
9 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.47%) WebFOCUS
11 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.31%) OLAP
12 2 (0.31%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.31%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 5 (0.78%) JIRA
2 4 (0.62%) Rational Rose
3 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 303 (47.27%) Finance
2 66 (10.30%) Retail
3 39 (6.08%) Banking
4 21 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.34%) Marketing
7 14 (2.18%) Retail Banking
8 10 (1.56%) Legal
9 6 (0.94%) Publishing
10 5 (0.78%) Games
10 5 (0.78%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.62%) Law
11 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) Automotive
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.16%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.93%) XML
2 27 (4.21%) .NET
3 11 (1.72%) Visualforce
4 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.25%) HTML
5 7 (1.09%) Web Services
6 6 (0.94%) CSS
7 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.47%) HTML5
8 3 (0.47%) CSS3
8 3 (0.47%) XSD
8 3 (0.47%) XSLT
8 3 (0.47%) WSDL
9 2 (0.31%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (0.31%) BAPI
9 2 (0.31%) ODBC
9 2 (0.31%) EDI
10 1 (0.16%) J2EE
10 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 157 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.50%) FMCG
4 13 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.03%) Data Structures
5 12 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.40%) PMI
8 7 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.94%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.78%) User Experience
11 3 (0.47%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.31%) DTV
12 2 (0.31%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.16%) APACS
13 1 (0.16%) EPoS
13 1 (0.16%) EMV
13 1 (0.16%) NHS
13 1 (0.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.47%) Windows
1 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
1 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (38.53%) Business Analysis
2 224 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (16.38%) Waterfall
4 83 (12.95%) Project Management
5 76 (11.86%) UML
6 75 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (9.98%) Change Management
8 62 (9.67%) PRINCE2
9 60 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (8.27%) Workflow
10 53 (8.27%) SDLC
11 52 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 51 (7.96%) Use Case
13 45 (7.02%) Software Delivery
13 45 (7.02%) User Stories
14 41 (6.40%) Scrum
15 40 (6.24%) Data Modelling
16 39 (6.08%) Analytics
17 37 (5.77%) ERP
17 37 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (16.22%) SQL
2 15 (2.34%) C#
3 11 (1.72%) Apex Code
4 10 (1.56%) SOQL
4 10 (1.56%) PL/SQL
5 5 (0.78%) C
5 5 (0.78%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.62%) VB
7 3 (0.47%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.47%) Java
8 2 (0.31%) ABAP
8 2 (0.31%) R
8 2 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.16%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.16%) VBA
9 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 86 (13.42%) Degree
2 57 (8.89%) ISEB
3 26 (4.06%) CBAP
4 9 (1.40%) IIBA
4 9 (1.40%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) AAT
6 1 (0.16%) HND
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.16%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.30%) QA
2 7 (1.09%) SLA
3 5 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.31%) FATCA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Vendors
1 56 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.99%) Oracle
3 31 (4.84%) SAP
4 12 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.72%) Cognos
5 11 (1.72%) JD Edwards
5 11 (1.72%) Epicor
6 8 (1.25%) Wall Street Systems
7 7 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.47%) Teradata
8 3 (0.47%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.47%) webMethods
8 3 (0.47%) Sage
9 2 (0.31%) SunGard
9 2 (0.31%) Avaya
10 1 (0.16%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.16%) JDA
10 1 (0.16%) Manugistics
10 1 (0.16%) Trillium
10 1 (0.16%) Citrix
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus flexible benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £32000 - £48000 Per Annum plus financial sector benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
InterAct Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus, Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Swan Housing
Salary: £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £1 - 35k per year + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + stock + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: 30-40k
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + bonus + pension
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