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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 49 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 333 303 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.60% 4.59% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 4.77% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 285 254 332
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £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
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 +1 135 £48,500 +14.11% 13
Cambridgeshire +8 73 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Essex +10 60 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Bedfordshire -9 41 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Suffolk -3 18 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Norfolk +4 13 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 262 (36.85%) Business Analysis
2 215 (30.24%) Finance
3 202 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (24.05%) Project Management
5 159 (22.36%) Retail
6 141 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
7 139 (19.55%) UML
8 131 (18.42%) SQL
9 130 (18.28%) Degree
10 110 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
11 99 (13.92%) Scrum
12 96 (13.50%) Use Case
13 83 (11.67%) MS Excel
14 74 (10.41%) Data Modelling
15 73 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
16 72 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 71 (9.99%) Data Analysis
17 71 (9.99%) GAP Analysis
17 71 (9.99%) ISEB
17 71 (9.99%) Waterfall
18 69 (9.70%) User Stories
18 69 (9.70%) Microsoft
19 68 (9.56%) PRINCE2
20 67 (9.42%) Change Management
21 66 (9.28%) ERP
22 65 (9.14%) E-Commerce
23 60 (8.44%) Banking
24 55 (7.74%) CRM
24 55 (7.74%) SAP
24 55 (7.74%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.70%) SAS
3 3 (0.42%) CMS
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.14%) Lync
5 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 83 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 54 (7.59%) MS Project
3 45 (6.33%) MS Visio
4 39 (5.49%) MS Office
5 13 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.39%) Temenos T24
2 17 (2.39%) Finacle
2 17 (2.39%) FLEXCUBE
3 12 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 12 (1.69%) SAP FI
4 10 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.84%) PRMS
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.70%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (0.56%) Movex
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.56%) Pegasus Opera
9 3 (0.42%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.25%) Force.com
2 8 (1.13%) SaaS
3 6 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.69%) SMS
1 12 (1.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (3.80%) Data Mining
6 26 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (3.09%) OLAP
8 19 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (2.67%) MS Access
8 19 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (1.97%) MySQL
9 14 (1.97%) OLAP Cube
10 13 (1.83%) Oracle OLAP
10 13 (1.83%) QlikView
11 12 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
11 12 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (1.55%) MOLAP
12 11 (1.55%) ROLAP
13 10 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.27%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.70%) JIRA
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 215 (30.24%) Finance
2 159 (22.36%) Retail
3 60 (8.44%) Banking
4 42 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 38 (5.34%) Retail Banking
6 23 (3.23%) Marketing
7 19 (2.67%) Law
7 19 (2.67%) Legal
8 16 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.83%) Publishing
10 11 (1.55%) Back Office
11 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.70%) Automotive
12 4 (0.56%) Local Government
13 3 (0.42%) Billing
13 3 (0.42%) Advertising
14 2 (0.28%) Military
14 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.08%) .NET
2 14 (1.97%) Web Services
2 14 (1.97%) Visualforce
3 12 (1.69%) EDI
4 9 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (0.70%) MDX
5 5 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.14%) jQuery
6 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 141 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.52%) User Experience
4 20 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.39%) Data Structures
7 13 (1.83%) Kindle
8 12 (1.69%) IVR
9 11 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.55%) Data Extraction
10 10 (1.41%) SWIFT
10 10 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.41%) APACS
10 10 (1.41%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.27%) Derivative
11 9 (1.27%) Open Source
12 8 (1.13%) FMCG
12 8 (1.13%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.84%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.42%) Windows
2 1 (0.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (36.85%) Business Analysis
2 202 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (24.05%) Project Management
4 139 (19.55%) UML
5 110 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
6 99 (13.92%) Scrum
7 96 (13.50%) Use Case
8 74 (10.41%) Data Modelling
9 73 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 72 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (9.99%) Data Analysis
11 71 (9.99%) GAP Analysis
11 71 (9.99%) Waterfall
12 69 (9.70%) User Stories
13 68 (9.56%) PRINCE2
14 67 (9.42%) Change Management
15 66 (9.28%) ERP
16 65 (9.14%) E-Commerce
17 55 (7.74%) CRM
18 45 (6.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (18.42%) SQL
2 28 (3.94%) T-SQL
3 27 (3.80%) Java
4 22 (3.09%) C#
4 22 (3.09%) VBA
5 14 (1.97%) Apex Code
6 9 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 9 (1.27%) Ruby
7 8 (1.13%) VB
8 7 (0.98%) SOQL
9 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.14%) C
10 1 (0.14%) ABAP
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
10 1 (0.14%) R
10 1 (0.14%) Python
10 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 130 (18.28%) Degree
2 71 (9.99%) ISEB
3 15 (2.11%) CBAP
4 13 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (1.41%) CCA
6 7 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) ACCA
9 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 20 (2.81%) SLA
3 10 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.41%) ISO 8583
3 10 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.27%) QA
5 5 (0.70%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.74%) SAP
3 49 (6.89%) Oracle
4 34 (4.78%) Business Objects
5 27 (3.80%) Cognos
5 27 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (2.67%) JD Edwards
7 11 (1.55%) Siebel
8 9 (1.27%) SunGard
9 6 (0.84%) Sage
10 5 (0.70%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.56%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.42%) HP
13 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.28%) webMethods
13 2 (0.28%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.14%) Lumesse
14 1 (0.14%) Anite
14 1 (0.14%) Teradata
14 1 (0.14%) Northgate
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days hols, Life and He
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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