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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 54 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.71% 3.63% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 3.78% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 13
Average salary £40,225 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.55% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
1018 1057 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 96.00% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 820 844 834
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 £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 17 September 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 September 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
Chelmsford -3 3 £38,500 -3.75%
Basildon -1 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Brentwood 0 1 £41,000 -28.69% 1
Stanford-le-Hope 0 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Billericay - 1 - -
Purfleet - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 27 (28.72%) Business Analysis
2 24 (25.53%) Finance
3 23 (24.47%) Retail
4 22 (23.40%) SQL
5 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (13.83%) Logistics
7 12 (12.77%) Relational Database
8 11 (11.70%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
8 11 (11.70%) Line Management
8 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.70%) Coaching
9 10 (10.64%) Project Management
9 10 (10.64%) Use Case
9 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.51%) System Testing
11 7 (7.45%) User Stories
12 6 (6.38%) SAP
12 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.38%) Workflow
12 6 (6.38%) Practice Management
12 6 (6.38%) Degree
13 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
13 5 (5.32%) ERP
13 5 (5.32%) ISEB
13 5 (5.32%) Change Management
13 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
13 5 (5.32%) Legal

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (1.06%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.06%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.06%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.06%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.06%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.06%) Essbase
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.06%) Visual Composer
General
1 24 (25.53%) Finance
2 23 (24.47%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Legal
4 3 (3.19%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) EDI
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) J2EE
2 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Business Analysis
2 13 (13.83%) Logistics
3 11 (11.70%) E-Commerce
3 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
3 11 (11.70%) Line Management
3 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
3 11 (11.70%) Coaching
4 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (10.64%) Project Management
4 10 (10.64%) Use Case
5 8 (8.51%) System Testing
6 7 (7.45%) User Stories
7 6 (6.38%) Workflow
7 6 (6.38%) Practice Management
7 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.32%) ERP
8 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.06%) VB
3 1 (1.06%) ABAP
3 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.38%) SAP
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) SunGard
4 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.06%) Anite
4 1 (1.06%) Northgate
4 1 (1.06%) Civica
4 1 (1.06%) Comino
4 1 (1.06%) Capita
4 1 (1.06%) Orchard
4 1 (1.06%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) ClickTale
4 1 (1.06%) Cognos
4 1 (1.06%) IBM
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southend-on-Sea
Estuary Housing
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago