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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 31 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 82 62 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.73% 4.44% 6.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% 4.61% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 76 53 64
Average salary £52,500 £51,725 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +46.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £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
1156 1345 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.91% 96.28% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1125 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 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
Basildon +17 23 £55,000 - 1
Brentwood +3 15 £60,000 +18.81%
Chelmsford +11 9 £52,500 +34.61%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 90 (56.25%) Business Analysis
2 75 (46.88%) Finance
3 37 (23.13%) Project Management
3 37 (23.13%) ISEB
4 30 (18.75%) Change Management
4 30 (18.75%) Degree
5 29 (18.13%) PRINCE2
6 28 (17.50%) Data Analysis
7 26 (16.25%) MS Visio
7 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (15.00%) SQL
9 21 (13.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (12.50%) Workflow
11 17 (10.63%) Law
12 16 (10.00%) SAP
12 16 (10.00%) CRM
12 16 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (9.38%) UML
13 15 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (9.38%) Mobile App
14 14 (8.75%) Legal
15 13 (8.13%) Wealth Management
15 13 (8.13%) Use Case
15 13 (8.13%) MS Excel
15 13 (8.13%) Product Management
16 12 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
17 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
17 11 (6.88%) Six Sigma
17 11 (6.88%) Siebel

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (16.25%) MS Visio
2 13 (8.13%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.25%) MS Project
4 9 (5.63%) MS Office
5 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.63%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Intranet
1 1 (0.63%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.25%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 75 (46.88%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Law
3 14 (8.75%) Legal
4 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.88%) Banking
5 10 (6.25%) Retail
6 7 (4.38%) Automotive
7 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) Web Services
1 4 (2.50%) XML
1 4 (2.50%) XSD
1 4 (2.50%) WSDL
2 2 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.38%) PMI
5 4 (2.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.63%) EMV
6 1 (0.63%) AS400
6 1 (0.63%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (56.25%) Business Analysis
2 37 (23.13%) Project Management
3 30 (18.75%) Change Management
4 29 (18.13%) PRINCE2
5 28 (17.50%) Data Analysis
6 21 (13.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.50%) Workflow
8 16 (10.00%) CRM
8 16 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.38%) UML
9 15 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.13%) Wealth Management
10 13 (8.13%) Use Case
10 13 (8.13%) Product Management
11 12 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (6.88%) Six Sigma
13 10 (6.25%) ERP
14 9 (5.63%) Logistics
14 9 (5.63%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) C#
2 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (23.13%) ISEB
2 30 (18.75%) Degree
3 7 (4.38%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) SLA
2 8 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (10.00%) SAP
2 11 (6.88%) Siebel
3 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.13%) Oracle
5 3 (1.88%) SunGard
6 1 (0.63%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.63%) Gemalto
6 1 (0.63%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.63%) HP
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