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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 52 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.97% 3.52% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 3.68% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 19
Average salary £38,975 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +6.18%
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
1057 1033 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.74% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 865 843 874
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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
Purfleet - 4 £33,750 -
Chelmsford -4 3 £38,500 -
Basildon +4 2 - -
Brentwood +4 2 £45,500 -20.86%
Colchester -2 1 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Billericay - 1 - - 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (31.63%) Business Analysis
2 26 (26.53%) Retail
3 24 (24.49%) Finance
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 14 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 13 (13.27%) Project Management
6 13 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
7 12 (12.24%) Logistics
7 12 (12.24%) Use Case
8 10 (10.20%) User Stories
9 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.14%) ISEB
10 7 (7.14%) System Testing
10 7 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (7.14%) Practice Management
11 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.12%) SAP
11 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
12 5 (5.10%) Migration
12 5 (5.10%) Change Management
12 5 (5.10%) ERP
13 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.08%) Oracle
13 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
13 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.08%) Advertising

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (1.02%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.02%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) HTTP
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.02%) Essbase
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.02%) Visual Composer
General
1 26 (26.53%) Retail
2 24 (24.49%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) EDI
2 1 (1.02%) J2EE
2 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) Business Analysis
2 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 14 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 13 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (13.27%) Project Management
4 12 (12.24%) Logistics
4 12 (12.24%) Use Case
5 10 (10.20%) User Stories
6 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.14%) Practice Management
7 7 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) System Testing
8 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.10%) ERP
9 5 (5.10%) Migration
9 5 (5.10%) Change Management
10 4 (4.08%) Wealth Management
10 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) VB
2 1 (1.02%) ABAP
2 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) ISEB
2 4 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) SAP
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.02%) Cognos
4 1 (1.02%) IBM
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.02%) Google
4 1 (1.02%) ClickTale
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