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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 57 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.04% 4.82% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 5.05% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
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
1207 1090 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.08% 95.45% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 923 837 666
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Brentwood -5 8 £41,750 -27.39%
Basildon +6 4 £60,000 +53.84% 1
Stanford-le-Hope -2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Harlow -4 1 £40,000 -13.04%
Chelmsford -8 1 £39,450 -1.37% 2
Billericay - 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Business Analysis
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (14.81%) Workflow
6 12 (14.81%) Retail
7 11 (13.58%) Logistics
7 11 (13.58%) Degree
8 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.35%) Product Management
8 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
9 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 9 (11.11%) System Testing
10 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (9.88%) Wealth Management
10 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
10 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.64%) Legal
11 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
11 7 (8.64%) Project Management
11 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (7.41%) SunGard
12 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.41%) ETL
12 6 (7.41%) SharePoint

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.94%) MS Project
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.23%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.23%) arcHouse
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.23%) Essbase
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) RequisitePro
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Local Government
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) EDI
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.47%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.47%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Business Analysis
2 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.81%) Workflow
4 11 (13.58%) Logistics
5 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (12.35%) Product Management
6 9 (11.11%) System Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) Wealth Management
8 7 (8.64%) Project Management
9 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.41%) ETL
9 6 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.94%) ERP
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.94%) UML
11 4 (4.94%) Use Case
11 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.23%) VB
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) SunGard
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Anite
4 1 (1.23%) Northgate
4 1 (1.23%) Civica
4 1 (1.23%) Comino
4 1 (1.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.23%) Orchard
4 1 (1.23%) Google
4 1 (1.23%) ClickTale
Basildon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £1 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 21 days ago