The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 367 247 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.64% 3.19% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 3.37% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 312 220 242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7554 7320 8136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.58% 94.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6320 6303 6950
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +25 140 £45,000 - 19
Bedfordshire +18 95 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Cambridgeshire +31 71 £43,000 +14.66% 9
Essex -10 43 £41,500 +13.69% 6
Norfolk +32 17 £31,000 -12.67% 2
Suffolk -14 1 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 319 (41.92%) Business Analysis
2 214 (28.12%) Finance
3 178 (23.39%) Retail
4 171 (22.47%) Project Management
5 122 (16.03%) SQL
6 117 (15.37%) User Stories
7 111 (14.59%) Degree
8 108 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (13.67%) Microsoft
10 103 (13.53%) UML
11 98 (12.88%) Scrum
12 85 (11.17%) SAP
13 84 (11.04%) SQL Server
13 84 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 78 (10.25%) ERP
15 77 (10.12%) E-Commerce
16 68 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
17 67 (8.80%) Use Case
18 62 (8.15%) PRINCE2
19 61 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
20 60 (7.88%) CRM
21 58 (7.62%) ISEB
21 58 (7.62%) Change Management
22 56 (7.36%) Oracle
23 55 (7.23%) .NET
24 54 (7.10%) MS Excel
25 53 (6.96%) Java
26 49 (6.44%) Banking
27 42 (5.52%) BPMN
28 41 (5.39%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (2.63%) CMS
2 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.79%) NetWeaver
3 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 54 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 34 (4.47%) MS Office
4 28 (3.68%) MS Project
5 9 (1.18%) Mingle
6 8 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (1.97%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.97%) SAP CO
2 14 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.79%) Academy Housing
5 6 (0.79%) arcHouse
6 5 (0.66%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.66%) Agresso
7 4 (0.53%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.07%) Internet
2 17 (2.23%) SMS
3 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) VLAN
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 28 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (2.76%) Data Mining
6 20 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (1.97%) MS Access
8 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.58%) MySQL
10 11 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.66%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 5 (0.66%) Cognos Report Studio
14 5 (0.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 5 (0.66%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 23 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.31%) JIRA
3 7 (0.92%) PowerBuilder
3 7 (0.92%) Rational Rose
4 5 (0.66%) Visual Composer
4 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.66%) NUnit
5 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.26%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 214 (28.12%) Finance
2 178 (23.39%) Retail
3 49 (6.44%) Banking
4 37 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.94%) Marketing
6 25 (3.29%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.97%) Back Office
9 12 (1.58%) Law
10 10 (1.31%) Legal
11 9 (1.18%) French Language
12 7 (0.92%) Advertising
12 7 (0.92%) Publishing
13 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.66%) Billing
14 4 (0.53%) Games
14 4 (0.53%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.39%) Automotive
15 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.23%) .NET
2 24 (3.15%) Web Services
3 16 (2.10%) HTML
4 14 (1.84%) CSS
4 14 (1.84%) XML
4 14 (1.84%) jQuery
5 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.92%) Classic ASP
6 7 (0.92%) J2EE
7 6 (0.79%) EDI
8 4 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.53%) MDX
9 2 (0.26%) HTML5
10 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (3.68%) Computer Science
2 25 (3.29%) SWIFT
3 20 (2.63%) IVR
4 17 (2.23%) APACS
4 17 (2.23%) Cryptography
5 13 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.45%) FMCG
7 10 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.31%) Data Conversion
7 10 (1.31%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.18%) Kindle
8 9 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.18%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.05%) Social Media
10 7 (0.92%) Economics
10 7 (0.92%) PMI
11 6 (0.79%) Tandem
11 6 (0.79%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.37%) Windows
2 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (41.92%) Business Analysis
2 171 (22.47%) Project Management
3 117 (15.37%) User Stories
4 108 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (13.53%) UML
6 98 (12.88%) Scrum
7 84 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 78 (10.25%) ERP
9 77 (10.12%) E-Commerce
10 68 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 67 (8.80%) Use Case
12 62 (8.15%) PRINCE2
13 61 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (7.88%) CRM
15 58 (7.62%) Change Management
16 42 (5.52%) BPMN
17 41 (5.39%) Waterfall
18 39 (5.12%) Requirements Analysis
19 38 (4.99%) Data Modelling
20 37 (4.86%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 122 (16.03%) SQL
2 53 (6.96%) Java
3 39 (5.12%) C#
4 24 (3.15%) VBA
5 18 (2.37%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.37%) VB
6 17 (2.23%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.58%) PL/SQL
8 6 (0.79%) PHP
8 6 (0.79%) ABAP
9 4 (0.53%) Ruby
10 3 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.13%) X++
11 1 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 111 (14.59%) Degree
2 58 (7.62%) ISEB
3 28 (3.68%) CCA
4 17 (2.23%) CBAP
5 11 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.79%) MBA
7 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.53%) PMP
8 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.39%) ACCA
10 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) CIMA
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.55%) PCI DSS
2 26 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (3.02%) ISO 9001
3 23 (3.02%) QA
4 17 (2.23%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 85 (11.17%) SAP
3 56 (7.36%) Oracle
4 20 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 18 (2.37%) Civica
6 11 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 10 (1.31%) IBM
7 10 (1.31%) Capita
8 7 (0.92%) Cognos
8 7 (0.92%) Adobe
9 6 (0.79%) Anite
9 6 (0.79%) Northgate
9 6 (0.79%) Comino
9 6 (0.79%) Orchard
10 4 (0.53%) Twitter
11 3 (0.39%) Google
11 3 (0.39%) Epicor
12 2 (0.26%) CA
12 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.26%) Cincom
Chelmsford, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
I3
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £40k + Bonus (5%) + Large Company
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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