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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 38 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 61 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.11% 3.51% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 3.67% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 44
Average salary £39,000 £40,475 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1105 1145 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 95.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 848 983 891
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Basildon +7 15 £57,500 - 2
Chelmsford +5 15 £44,000 +14.28%
Brentwood -9 7 £44,000 -12.00%
Wickford - 3 £45,000 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 106 (63.86%) Finance
2 93 (56.02%) Business Analysis
3 35 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (18.07%) ISEB
5 27 (16.27%) Change Management
6 25 (15.06%) PRINCE2
7 22 (13.25%) Project Management
8 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.45%) Degree
9 19 (11.45%) SQL
10 17 (10.24%) MS Visio
10 17 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (10.24%) Banking
11 16 (9.64%) Logistics
12 14 (8.43%) Telecoms
12 14 (8.43%) Workflow
12 14 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (7.83%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.83%) Asset Management
14 12 (7.23%) Management Information System
15 11 (6.63%) Six Sigma
15 11 (6.63%) Use Case
15 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (6.63%) System Testing
15 11 (6.63%) QA
15 11 (6.63%) Wealth Management
15 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (6.63%) Mobile App
16 10 (6.02%) Product Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.61%) MS Office
4 4 (2.41%) MS Project
5 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) ATM
1 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.22%) DTS
3 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.41%) QlikView
6 4 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.81%) WebFOCUS
8 2 (1.20%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Rational Rose
General
1 106 (63.86%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Banking
3 14 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.02%) Retail
5 7 (4.22%) Law
6 5 (3.01%) Marketing
6 5 (3.01%) Automotive
7 4 (2.41%) Legal
8 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.41%) Web Services
1 4 (2.41%) XML
1 4 (2.41%) XSD
1 4 (2.41%) WSDL
2 2 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (0.60%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.63%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.42%) PMI
5 1 (0.60%) EMV
5 1 (0.60%) APACS
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (56.02%) Business Analysis
2 27 (16.27%) Change Management
3 25 (15.06%) PRINCE2
4 22 (13.25%) Project Management
5 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (9.64%) Logistics
8 14 (8.43%) Workflow
8 14 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.83%) Asset Management
9 13 (7.83%) Data Analysis
10 11 (6.63%) Wealth Management
10 11 (6.63%) Use Case
10 11 (6.63%) Six Sigma
10 11 (6.63%) System Testing
11 10 (6.02%) Product Management
11 10 (6.02%) BPR
11 10 (6.02%) CRM
12 9 (5.42%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.45%) SQL
2 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (18.07%) ISEB
2 19 (11.45%) Degree
3 9 (5.42%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) SAP
3 6 (3.61%) Siebel
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle
5 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.81%) Teradata
6 2 (1.20%) SunGard
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.60%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.60%) Ingenico
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