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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 337 385 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.42% 4.48% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 4.68% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 289 335 363
Average salary £45,000 £40,958 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% -2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
7321 8222 8103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.08% 95.59% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5999 6844 7051
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 £26,000
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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Essex +20 101 £51,000 +2.00% 6
Hertfordshire -18 91 £50,000 +13.63% 13
Cambridgeshire -13 55 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Bedfordshire 0 50 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Suffolk +20 30 £40,000 +12.67% 6
Norfolk +8 20 £40,000 - 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 272 (40.60%) Business Analysis
2 248 (37.01%) Finance
3 179 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (18.66%) Project Management
5 117 (17.46%) Retail
5 117 (17.46%) Degree
6 109 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
7 101 (15.07%) SQL
8 99 (14.78%) UML
9 97 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 92 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (12.09%) PRINCE2
11 81 (12.09%) Waterfall
12 79 (11.79%) Change Management
13 72 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 65 (9.70%) MS Visio
15 62 (9.25%) ISEB
15 62 (9.25%) Use Case
16 59 (8.81%) Scrum
17 57 (8.51%) Data Analysis
17 57 (8.51%) ERP
18 56 (8.36%) GAP Analysis
19 54 (8.06%) SAP
20 50 (7.46%) Banking
21 49 (7.31%) MS Excel
22 47 (7.01%) CRM
22 47 (7.01%) E-Commerce
22 47 (7.01%) Workflow
23 45 (6.72%) MS Project
24 43 (6.42%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 22 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.30%) SAS
2 2 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 65 (9.70%) MS Visio
2 49 (7.31%) MS Excel
3 45 (6.72%) MS Project
4 30 (4.48%) MS Office
5 12 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (2.69%) SAP CO
2 18 (2.69%) SAP FI
3 16 (2.39%) FLEXCUBE
3 16 (2.39%) Finacle
4 12 (1.79%) Temenos T24
5 9 (1.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
6 8 (1.19%) Agresso
7 7 (1.04%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.90%) PRMS
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.60%) Movex
9 4 (0.60%) Pegasus Opera
10 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.45%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.30%) SAP R/3
12 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.99%) Force.com
2 16 (2.39%) SaaS
3 7 (1.04%) Office 365
4 3 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.90%) Internet
2 5 (0.75%) SMS
3 1 (0.15%) Intranet
3 1 (0.15%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.99%) SQL Server
5 19 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (2.54%) Data Mining
7 14 (2.09%) QlikView
8 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.79%) PerformancePoint
9 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.04%) MS Access
10 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (0.90%) OLAP
12 5 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.60%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.60%) MySQL
13 4 (0.60%) SAP BI
13 4 (0.60%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.34%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.75%) JIRA
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 248 (37.01%) Finance
2 117 (17.46%) Retail
3 50 (7.46%) Banking
4 25 (3.73%) Retail Banking
4 25 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (2.54%) Law
6 17 (2.54%) Legal
7 12 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.19%) Automotive
10 6 (0.90%) Marketing
11 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.45%) Front Office
13 2 (0.30%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Military
13 2 (0.30%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.73%) .NET
2 21 (3.13%) Visualforce
3 14 (2.09%) XML
4 13 (1.94%) Web Services
5 7 (1.04%) EDI
6 5 (0.75%) MDX
7 4 (0.60%) WSDL
7 4 (0.60%) XSD
8 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.30%) ODBC
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.63%) Data Structures
3 29 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.28%) FMCG
5 21 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.49%) Kindle
8 9 (1.34%) User Experience
9 8 (1.19%) Data Extraction
9 8 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.90%) Statistics
10 6 (0.90%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.75%) IVR
11 5 (0.75%) PMI
11 5 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.60%) Open Source
12 4 (0.60%) AS400
12 4 (0.60%) APACS
13 3 (0.45%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.30%) UNIX
1 2 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (40.60%) Business Analysis
2 179 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (18.66%) Project Management
4 99 (14.78%) UML
5 97 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 92 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 81 (12.09%) PRINCE2
7 81 (12.09%) Waterfall
8 79 (11.79%) Change Management
9 72 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 62 (9.25%) Use Case
11 59 (8.81%) Scrum
12 57 (8.51%) ERP
12 57 (8.51%) Data Analysis
13 56 (8.36%) GAP Analysis
14 47 (7.01%) Workflow
14 47 (7.01%) CRM
14 47 (7.01%) E-Commerce
15 40 (5.97%) Data Modelling
15 40 (5.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 101 (15.07%) SQL
2 21 (3.13%) Apex Code
3 16 (2.39%) SOQL
4 15 (2.24%) Java
5 11 (1.64%) C#
6 8 (1.19%) VBA
7 6 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.45%) Ruby
9 3 (0.45%) C
10 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.30%) Python
10 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.30%) R
11 1 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 117 (17.46%) Degree
2 62 (9.25%) ISEB
3 10 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (0.90%) CBAP
6 5 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.45%) CCA
8 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ACCA
8 1 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.73%) SLA
2 21 (3.13%) QA
3 17 (2.54%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.75%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.60%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (8.06%) SAP
2 43 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.97%) Oracle
4 30 (4.48%) Cognos
5 29 (4.33%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (2.39%) Business Objects
7 14 (2.09%) Siebel
8 9 (1.34%) JD Edwards
9 8 (1.19%) Sage
9 8 (1.19%) Wall Street Systems
10 5 (0.75%) SunGard
11 4 (0.60%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.60%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.60%) webMethods
12 2 (0.30%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.15%) Apple
13 1 (0.15%) HP
13 1 (0.15%) Citrix
13 1 (0.15%) Avaya
13 1 (0.15%) Hyperion
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus - Discounts
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and generous bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago