The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 36 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 77 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.47% 3.53% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.70% 3.66% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 34 12
Average salary £52,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,500 £49,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Analyst
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Essex region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Essex

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Brentwood +9 18 £85,000 +126.66% 2
Chelmsford +11 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Basildon -10 5 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Harlow +8 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Colchester -14 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Thurrock - 3 £35,000 -
Hockley - 1 £43,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 103 (62.05%) Business Analysis
2 88 (53.01%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (50.60%) Finance
4 67 (40.36%) Wealth Management
5 61 (36.75%) Use Case
6 44 (26.51%) Workflow
7 42 (25.30%) Workflow Analysis
8 41 (24.70%) Mobile App
9 40 (24.10%) Mentoring
10 38 (22.89%) Straight-Through Processing
11 35 (21.08%) Management Information System
12 33 (19.88%) Project Management
13 31 (18.67%) SQL
14 28 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (15.66%) Line Management
16 25 (15.06%) Service Delivery
16 25 (15.06%) Business Process Mapping
17 19 (11.45%) Product Management
18 14 (8.43%) Change Management
18 14 (8.43%) UML
19 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
21 10 (6.02%) ISEB
21 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
21 10 (6.02%) MS Project
21 10 (6.02%) Mandarin Language
21 10 (6.02%) BPMN
21 10 (6.02%) User Stories
22 9 (5.42%) SDLC
22 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Project
2 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
4 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) BASE24
1 1 (0.60%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Intranet
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.20%) QlikView
4 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
General
1 84 (50.60%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Mandarin Language
3 9 (5.42%) Retail
4 7 (4.22%) Automotive
5 5 (3.01%) Back Office
5 5 (3.01%) Legal
5 5 (3.01%) Marketing
5 5 (3.01%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.42%) XML
2 6 (3.61%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 88 (53.01%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (24.70%) Mobile App
3 35 (21.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.61%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.81%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.81%) Social Media
8 2 (1.20%) User Experience
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) EPoS
9 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (62.05%) Business Analysis
2 67 (40.36%) Wealth Management
3 61 (36.75%) Use Case
4 44 (26.51%) Workflow
5 42 (25.30%) Workflow Analysis
6 40 (24.10%) Mentoring
7 38 (22.89%) Straight-Through Processing
8 33 (19.88%) Project Management
9 28 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (15.66%) Line Management
11 25 (15.06%) Business Process Mapping
11 25 (15.06%) Service Delivery
12 19 (11.45%) Product Management
13 14 (8.43%) Change Management
13 14 (8.43%) UML
14 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.02%) BPMN
15 10 (6.02%) User Stories
16 9 (5.42%) SDLC
16 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) Java
2 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) ISEB
2 7 (4.22%) Degree
3 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.61%) Guidewire
3 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.20%) IFS
4 2 (1.20%) Sybase
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