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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 40 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 66 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.83% 4.44% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 4.66% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 31 43
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
1303 1008 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 95.18% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 759 729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -7 19 £47,500 +18.75%
Chelmsford +1 5 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Basildon +2 3 £55,000 +41.02% 1
Harlow -1 3 £40,000 -13.04%
Colchester +7 1 £50,000 +63.93%
Billericay - 1 £50,000 -
Braintree - 1 £50,000 -
Wickford - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 32 (32.32%) Business Analysis
3 28 (28.28%) SQL
3 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (26.26%) Degree
5 23 (23.23%) Data Analysis
6 22 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
7 20 (20.20%) Workflow
8 19 (19.19%) Project Management
8 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
11 16 (16.16%) Product Management
12 15 (15.15%) MS Visio
12 15 (15.15%) ETL
13 14 (14.14%) Legal
14 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
15 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
15 12 (12.12%) Time Management
16 11 (11.11%) MS Project
16 11 (11.11%) ISEB
16 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (10.10%) SLA
18 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
18 9 (9.09%) Microsoft

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.11%) MS Project
4 8 (8.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.01%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.01%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.01%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.01%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (6.06%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.04%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.01%) Essbase
10 1 (1.01%) QlikView
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) RequisitePro
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Legal
3 7 (7.07%) Law
4 5 (5.05%) Local Government
4 5 (5.05%) Automotive
5 4 (4.04%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Back Office
6 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.02%) EDI
3 1 (1.01%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.02%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Business Analysis
2 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (23.23%) Data Analysis
4 22 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (20.20%) Workflow
6 19 (19.19%) Project Management
7 16 (16.16%) Product Management
8 15 (15.15%) ETL
9 12 (12.12%) Time Management
10 9 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.09%) Wealth Management
11 8 (8.08%) UML
12 7 (7.07%) Change Management
12 7 (7.07%) System Testing
12 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.06%) Use Case
13 6 (6.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.28%) SQL
2 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.01%) VB
3 1 (1.01%) ABAP
3 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) ISEB
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) SunGard
3 7 (7.07%) SAP
4 4 (4.04%) Siebel
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Anite
5 1 (1.01%) Northgate
5 1 (1.01%) Civica
5 1 (1.01%) Comino
5 1 (1.01%) Capita
5 1 (1.01%) Orchard
5 1 (1.01%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) ClickTale
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 23 days ago