The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 53 33 81
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 62 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.40% 5.89% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 6.10% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 32
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1346 935 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.46% 96.59% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 826 1130
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Business Analyst
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester +15 21 £52,500 +84.21% 1
Basildon +1 6 £27,000 -50.90%
Harlow - 6 £43,750 -
Chelmsford -12 3 £39,450 -34.25%
Brentwood - 3 £50,500 -
Purfleet - 3 £37,500 - 3
Saffron Walden -6 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 29 (32.22%) Business Analysis
2 27 (30.00%) Finance
3 18 (20.00%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) Project Management
5 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.33%) Retail
6 12 (13.33%) Use Case
7 11 (12.22%) Degree
7 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
8 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 9 (10.00%) Change Management
10 8 (8.89%) Quality Management
10 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (8.89%) User Stories
11 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
11 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (7.78%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (6.67%) Banking
12 6 (6.67%) Data Migration
12 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.67%) SAP
12 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
12 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
12 6 (6.67%) Migration
13 5 (5.56%) IBM
13 5 (5.56%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (5.56%) Cognos Planning
1 5 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.33%) AWD
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle iStore
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.33%) SAP BI
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Visual Composer
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.67%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (1.11%) PMI
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Windows
1 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Business Analysis
2 17 (18.89%) Project Management
3 12 (13.33%) Use Case
4 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 9 (10.00%) Change Management
6 8 (8.89%) Quality Management
6 8 (8.89%) User Stories
7 7 (7.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (5.56%) ETL
9 5 (5.56%) Practice Management
9 5 (5.56%) Data Management
9 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.56%) ERP
9 5 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) ABAP
3 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) SAP
3 5 (5.56%) Cognos
3 5 (5.56%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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