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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 65 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 295 374 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.99% 4.43% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 4.64% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 263 328 349
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
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 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 85 £52,500 +1.49% 8
Hertfordshire -22 83 £48,500 +7.77% 12
Bedfordshire -18 42 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Suffolk +36 40 £40,000 +12.67% 4
Cambridgeshire -9 40 £43,250 +1.76% 8
Norfolk +2 15 £40,000 - 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 238 (39.08%) Business Analysis
2 231 (37.93%) Finance
3 167 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (18.39%) Project Management
5 107 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
6 100 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 99 (16.26%) Degree
8 84 (13.79%) SQL
9 79 (12.97%) Change Management
10 74 (12.15%) PRINCE2
11 73 (11.99%) UML
12 72 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
13 69 (11.33%) Retail
14 66 (10.84%) Waterfall
15 63 (10.34%) MS Visio
16 62 (10.18%) User Acceptance Testing
17 59 (9.69%) ISEB
18 54 (8.87%) Scrum
19 52 (8.54%) Workflow
20 48 (7.88%) SAP
21 46 (7.55%) ERP
21 46 (7.55%) Use Case
22 45 (7.39%) Data Analysis
23 42 (6.90%) MS Excel
24 41 (6.73%) GAP Analysis
25 37 (6.08%) MS Project
25 37 (6.08%) Microsoft
25 37 (6.08%) CRM
25 37 (6.08%) Change Control
25 37 (6.08%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.33%) SAS
2 2 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 63 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 42 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 37 (6.08%) MS Project
4 33 (5.42%) MS Office
5 15 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 16 (2.63%) SAP CO
1 16 (2.63%) SAP FI
2 13 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.64%) Finacle
3 10 (1.64%) FLEXCUBE
4 8 (1.31%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (1.31%) Agresso
5 6 (0.99%) Temenos T24
5 6 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.99%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.99%) PRMS
5 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.66%) Movex
7 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.49%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.61%) Force.com
2 12 (1.97%) SaaS
3 7 (1.15%) Office 365
4 3 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) ATM
2 1 (0.16%) SMS
2 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (2.96%) Data Mining
3 16 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.48%) QlikView
7 7 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.82%) SAP BI
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.66%) MS Access
10 3 (0.49%) MySQL
10 3 (0.49%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.49%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.49%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (1.15%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.33%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 231 (37.93%) Finance
2 69 (11.33%) Retail
3 29 (4.76%) Banking
4 20 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (2.79%) Law
6 16 (2.63%) Legal
7 13 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.81%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.31%) Marketing
11 6 (0.99%) Automotive
12 4 (0.66%) Publishing
13 3 (0.49%) Front Office
13 3 (0.49%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Local Government
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.28%) Visualforce
2 18 (2.96%) .NET
3 12 (1.97%) XML
4 8 (1.31%) Web Services
5 4 (0.66%) WSDL
5 4 (0.66%) XSD
6 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.49%) EDI
6 3 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.33%) D3.js
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.33%) ODBC
8 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 107 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.43%) Data Structures
2 27 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 24 (3.94%) FMCG
4 20 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.15%) PMI
7 6 (0.99%) Kindle
7 6 (0.99%) Statistics
7 6 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.99%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.66%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.66%) User Experience
9 4 (0.66%) AS400
10 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.33%) Life Science
11 1 (0.16%) EPoS
11 1 (0.16%) EMV
11 1 (0.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.33%) UNIX
2 1 (0.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (39.08%) Business Analysis
2 167 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (18.39%) Project Management
4 100 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (12.97%) Change Management
6 74 (12.15%) PRINCE2
7 73 (11.99%) UML
8 72 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
9 66 (10.84%) Waterfall
10 62 (10.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 54 (8.87%) Scrum
12 52 (8.54%) Workflow
13 46 (7.55%) ERP
13 46 (7.55%) Use Case
14 45 (7.39%) Data Analysis
15 41 (6.73%) GAP Analysis
16 37 (6.08%) CRM
16 37 (6.08%) Change Control
16 37 (6.08%) Analytics
17 35 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 84 (13.79%) SQL
2 20 (3.28%) Apex Code
3 17 (2.79%) SOQL
4 7 (1.15%) VBA
4 7 (1.15%) C#
5 4 (0.66%) Java
6 3 (0.49%) C
6 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.49%) Ruby
7 2 (0.33%) R
7 2 (0.33%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.33%) Python
8 1 (0.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 99 (16.26%) Degree
2 59 (9.69%) ISEB
3 7 (1.15%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.16%) CIMA
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.94%) QA
2 23 (3.78%) SLA
3 13 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (7.88%) SAP
2 37 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.60%) Oracle
4 24 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (3.61%) Cognos
6 14 (2.30%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.64%) Siebel
8 8 (1.31%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (0.82%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.82%) webMethods
10 4 (0.66%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.49%) SunGard
11 3 (0.49%) Sage
12 2 (0.33%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.16%) Epicor
13 1 (0.16%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.16%) Peregrine
13 1 (0.16%) Siemens
13 1 (0.16%) Apple
13 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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