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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 48 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 380 294 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.87% 4.19% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 4.38% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 334 258 347
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
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
7441 6715 8931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.40% 95.75% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6049 5669 7619
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 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +24 172 £47,500 +3.26% 22
Cambridgeshire +28 88 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Bedfordshire -8 70 £43,750 +9.37% 12
Essex -18 36 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Norfolk +19 13 £30,500 -28.23% 2
Suffolk -36 5 £27,500 -39.56% 7
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 278 (37.22%) Business Analysis
2 228 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (26.77%) Finance
4 193 (25.84%) Project Management
5 175 (23.43%) Retail
6 147 (19.68%) UML
7 135 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
8 121 (16.20%) SQL
9 116 (15.53%) Degree
10 115 (15.39%) Scrum
11 106 (14.19%) User Stories
12 86 (11.51%) Use Case
12 86 (11.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 85 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 84 (11.24%) E-Commerce
15 81 (10.84%) Microsoft
16 78 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
17 75 (10.04%) Change Management
18 74 (9.91%) ERP
18 74 (9.91%) SQL Server
19 69 (9.24%) ISEB
20 67 (8.97%) PRINCE2
21 66 (8.84%) MS Excel
22 64 (8.57%) CRM
22 64 (8.57%) Data Modelling
23 61 (8.17%) SAP
24 58 (7.76%) Banking
25 56 (7.50%) BPMN
26 55 (7.36%) Oracle
27 53 (7.10%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (2.95%) CMS
2 12 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.54%) SAS
3 4 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Lync
4 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 66 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.69%) MS Project
3 34 (4.55%) MS Office
4 33 (4.42%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (1.07%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.07%) SAP FI
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (0.94%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.94%) Finacle
4 7 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.94%) FLEXCUBE
5 6 (0.80%) Academy Housing
5 6 (0.80%) arcHouse
5 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (0.67%) Agresso
7 4 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.94%) Force.com
2 6 (0.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.02%) Internet
2 19 (2.54%) SMS
3 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (3.08%) Data Mining
4 18 (2.41%) MS Access
5 17 (2.28%) MySQL
6 16 (2.14%) OLAP
6 16 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.47%) MOLAP
10 11 (1.47%) ROLAP
10 11 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.74%) Rational Rose
3 7 (0.94%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA
5 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 200 (26.77%) Finance
2 175 (23.43%) Retail
3 58 (7.76%) Banking
4 44 (5.89%) Manufacturing
5 42 (5.62%) Marketing
6 37 (4.95%) Retail Banking
7 19 (2.54%) Back Office
8 15 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (2.01%) Law
9 14 (1.87%) Publishing
10 9 (1.20%) Legal
11 8 (1.07%) French Language
12 6 (0.80%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.54%) Billing
13 4 (0.54%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.69%) .NET
2 23 (3.08%) Web Services
3 11 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (1.34%) XML
5 8 (1.07%) EDI
5 8 (1.07%) HTML
5 8 (1.07%) Visualforce
6 7 (0.94%) Classic ASP
6 7 (0.94%) CSS
7 1 (0.13%) jQuery
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 135 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.15%) User Experience
3 25 (3.35%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.68%) SWIFT
4 20 (2.68%) IVR
5 19 (2.54%) APACS
5 19 (2.54%) Cryptography
6 18 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.61%) Data Conversion
8 11 (1.47%) Open Source
8 11 (1.47%) Economics
9 9 (1.20%) FMCG
9 9 (1.20%) Kindle
9 9 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.20%) EPoS
9 9 (1.20%) Derivative
10 8 (1.07%) Social Media
10 8 (1.07%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (37.22%) Business Analysis
2 228 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (25.84%) Project Management
4 147 (19.68%) UML
5 115 (15.39%) Scrum
6 106 (14.19%) User Stories
7 86 (11.51%) Use Case
7 86 (11.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 85 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 84 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 78 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
11 75 (10.04%) Change Management
12 74 (9.91%) ERP
13 67 (8.97%) PRINCE2
14 64 (8.57%) CRM
14 64 (8.57%) Data Modelling
15 56 (7.50%) BPMN
16 53 (7.10%) GAP Analysis
17 51 (6.83%) Waterfall
18 43 (5.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 121 (16.20%) SQL
2 44 (5.89%) Java
3 29 (3.88%) T-SQL
4 28 (3.75%) C#
5 26 (3.48%) VBA
6 22 (2.95%) VB
7 13 (1.74%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.47%) Ruby
9 8 (1.07%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.40%) SOQL
11 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.27%) PHP
12 1 (0.13%) RPG
12 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 116 (15.53%) Degree
2 69 (9.24%) ISEB
3 21 (2.81%) CCA
3 21 (2.81%) CBAP
4 13 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.54%) PMP
9 2 (0.27%) ACCA
10 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.13%) HND
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.08%) ISO 9001
2 21 (2.81%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (2.54%) ISO 8583
5 13 (1.74%) QA
6 3 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.17%) SAP
3 55 (7.36%) Oracle
4 34 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 18 (2.41%) JD Edwards
6 12 (1.61%) Civica
6 12 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.34%) Capita
7 10 (1.34%) Cognos
8 7 (0.94%) Adobe
9 6 (0.80%) Orchard
9 6 (0.80%) Comino
9 6 (0.80%) Northgate
9 6 (0.80%) Anite
10 5 (0.67%) SunGard
10 5 (0.67%) IBM
11 3 (0.40%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.40%) Siebel
12 2 (0.27%) Google
12 2 (0.27%) Cincom
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly competitive plus car allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, heath cover + other excel
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita
Salary: Pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly competitive salary +Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago