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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 49 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 366 241 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.83% 3.38% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 3.53% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 308 217 300
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +31 144 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Cambridgeshire +47 104 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Bedfordshire -5 71 £45,000 +15.38% 6
Essex -4 31 £41,250 -17.50% 7
Norfolk - 15 £30,000 - 2
Suffolk -24 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (37.07%) Business Analysis
2 214 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (27.73%) Finance
4 191 (25.47%) Retail
5 177 (23.60%) Project Management
6 130 (17.33%) UML
6 130 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
7 116 (15.47%) SQL
8 111 (14.80%) Scrum
9 110 (14.67%) Degree
10 102 (13.60%) User Stories
11 87 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 83 (11.07%) Microsoft
13 82 (10.93%) E-Commerce
14 81 (10.80%) Use Case
15 80 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 80 (10.67%) ERP
16 71 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (9.47%) SQL Server
17 68 (9.07%) SAP
17 68 (9.07%) Change Management
18 67 (8.93%) ISEB
19 64 (8.53%) CRM
20 62 (8.27%) Banking
21 61 (8.13%) PRINCE2
22 59 (7.87%) MS Excel
23 58 (7.73%) BPMN
24 53 (7.07%) Data Modelling
24 53 (7.07%) Oracle
24 53 (7.07%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (2.80%) CMS
2 8 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) Lync
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.67%) MS Visio
3 28 (3.73%) MS Project
4 27 (3.60%) MS Office
5 9 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.20%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.80%) Academy Housing
4 6 (0.80%) arcHouse
4 6 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.67%) Agresso
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.53%) Finacle
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.53%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.53%) FLEXCUBE
6 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.40%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.80%) SaaS
2 5 (0.67%) Force.com
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.80%) Internet
2 21 (2.80%) SMS
3 6 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (3.47%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 20 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.27%) MySQL
6 15 (2.00%) MS Access
7 13 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.60%) BusinessObjects XI
8 12 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.33%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.93%) OLAP
13 7 (0.93%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.33%) Rational Rose
3 7 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.27%) NUnit
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA
6 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Composer
General
1 208 (27.73%) Finance
2 191 (25.47%) Retail
3 62 (8.27%) Banking
4 39 (5.20%) Marketing
4 39 (5.20%) Manufacturing
5 36 (4.80%) Retail Banking
6 18 (2.40%) Back Office
7 16 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (2.00%) Law
9 10 (1.33%) Publishing
10 9 (1.20%) French Language
11 7 (0.93%) Legal
12 6 (0.80%) Billing
13 5 (0.67%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.53%) Advertising
14 4 (0.53%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.40%) Automotive
16 2 (0.27%) Games
16 2 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.93%) .NET
2 24 (3.20%) Web Services
3 10 (1.33%) XML
3 10 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (1.33%) HTML
4 9 (1.20%) CSS
5 7 (0.93%) Classic ASP
6 5 (0.67%) Visualforce
7 4 (0.53%) EDI
8 3 (0.40%) jQuery
8 3 (0.40%) J2EE
9 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 130 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.00%) User Experience
3 27 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 24 (3.20%) IVR
6 22 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.80%) Cryptography
7 21 (2.80%) APACS
8 18 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.87%) Data Conversion
10 11 (1.47%) FMCG
11 10 (1.33%) Open Source
11 10 (1.33%) Economics
11 10 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.20%) EPoS
12 9 (1.20%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.07%) Social Media
13 8 (1.07%) Derivative
14 7 (0.93%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.80%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.33%) Windows
2 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (37.07%) Business Analysis
2 214 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (23.60%) Project Management
4 130 (17.33%) UML
5 111 (14.80%) Scrum
6 102 (13.60%) User Stories
7 87 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (10.93%) E-Commerce
9 81 (10.80%) Use Case
10 80 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 80 (10.67%) ERP
11 71 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
12 68 (9.07%) Change Management
13 64 (8.53%) CRM
14 61 (8.13%) PRINCE2
15 58 (7.73%) BPMN
16 53 (7.07%) Data Modelling
17 44 (5.87%) Requirements Analysis
18 41 (5.47%) Waterfall
19 39 (5.20%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 116 (15.47%) SQL
2 53 (7.07%) Java
3 31 (4.13%) C#
4 29 (3.87%) VBA
5 23 (3.07%) T-SQL
5 23 (3.07%) VB
6 12 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.33%) Ruby
8 5 (0.67%) Apex Code
9 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.53%) PHP
10 3 (0.40%) SOQL
11 1 (0.13%) RPG
11 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 110 (14.67%) Degree
2 67 (8.93%) ISEB
3 28 (3.73%) CCA
4 20 (2.67%) CBAP
5 14 (1.87%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.53%) PMP
8 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.40%) ACCA
10 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.13%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 26 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (2.80%) ISO 8583
3 21 (2.80%) ISO 9001
4 16 (2.13%) QA
5 4 (0.53%) SLA
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 68 (9.07%) SAP
3 53 (7.07%) Oracle
4 29 (3.87%) Business Objects
5 14 (1.87%) Civica
6 13 (1.73%) JD Edwards
7 10 (1.33%) Capita
8 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.93%) Adobe
9 6 (0.80%) Anite
9 6 (0.80%) Orchard
9 6 (0.80%) Comino
9 6 (0.80%) IBM
9 6 (0.80%) Northgate
10 3 (0.40%) Google
10 3 (0.40%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.40%) SunGard
10 3 (0.40%) Cognos
11 2 (0.27%) Siebel
11 2 (0.27%) HP
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Salary: Highly competitive salary +Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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