The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 41 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 48 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.53% 4.33% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 4.61% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 21
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
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
981 1171 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.63% 93.98% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 804 877 922
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +7 11 £42,500 -39.28%
Basildon -4 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Harlow - 6 £34,408 - 1
Brentwood +1 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Chelmsford +3 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (47.41%) Business Analysis
3 43 (37.07%) Finance
4 37 (31.90%) User Stories
5 35 (30.17%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (27.59%) SDLC
7 27 (23.28%) Use Case
8 26 (22.41%) Wealth Management
9 19 (16.38%) Waterfall
10 18 (15.52%) Data Flow Diagram
11 15 (12.93%) Project Management
12 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
13 13 (11.21%) SQL
13 13 (11.21%) UML
13 13 (11.21%) Scrum
13 13 (11.21%) Workflow
14 12 (10.34%) Business Process Mapping
15 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 11 (9.48%) Systems Analysis
16 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
16 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
16 10 (8.62%) Java
16 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (7.76%) Avaloq
17 9 (7.76%) FNZ
17 9 (7.76%) Tercero
17 9 (7.76%) Sonata
17 9 (7.76%) EMV
17 9 (7.76%) BPR
17 9 (7.76%) VisionPLUS

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.86%) Confluence
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Sonata
1 9 (7.76%) Tercero
1 9 (7.76%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.72%) ERwin
3 2 (1.72%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA Agile
General
1 43 (37.07%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Legal
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Automotive
5 3 (2.59%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) XML
3 3 (2.59%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
4 1 (0.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.76%) EMV
3 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.59%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (47.41%) Business Analysis
3 37 (31.90%) User Stories
4 32 (27.59%) SDLC
5 27 (23.28%) Use Case
6 26 (22.41%) Wealth Management
7 19 (16.38%) Waterfall
8 18 (15.52%) Data Flow Diagram
9 15 (12.93%) Project Management
10 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.21%) Scrum
11 13 (11.21%) UML
11 13 (11.21%) Workflow
12 12 (10.34%) Business Process Mapping
13 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Analysis
13 11 (9.48%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
15 9 (7.76%) BPR
16 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) Java
3 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) CRD IV
2 1 (0.86%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Avaloq
1 9 (7.76%) FNZ
2 3 (2.59%) Guidewire
3 2 (1.72%) CA
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle
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