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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Rank 41 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 42 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.48% 6.52% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 6.73% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 64 51
Median salary £67,500 £52,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.80% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
889 1115 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.88% 96.87% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 657 854 994
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +16 14 £80,000 -5.88%
Basildon +19 5 £45,000 -33.33%
Colchester +4 4 £29,500 -36.21% 1
Chelmsford -18 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 46 (56.79%) Business Analysis
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (44.44%) User Stories
4 35 (43.21%) Finance
5 33 (40.74%) Wealth Management
6 27 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 23 (28.40%) Degree
8 21 (25.93%) IIBA
8 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
9 20 (24.69%) Use Case
10 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.99%) Logical Data Model
12 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
13 15 (18.52%) CBAP
13 15 (18.52%) UML
13 15 (18.52%) Virtual Team
14 14 (17.28%) Change Management
15 13 (16.05%) PRINCE2
15 13 (16.05%) BPMN
16 11 (13.58%) Requirements Management
17 10 (12.35%) JIRA
17 10 (12.35%) Avaloq
17 10 (12.35%) Confluence
17 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
17 10 (12.35%) SDLC
17 10 (12.35%) FNZ
17 10 (12.35%) Tercero
17 10 (12.35%) Sonata
18 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (8.64%) Legal

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 10 (12.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Sonata
1 10 (12.35%) Tercero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) QlikView
2 1 (1.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (43.21%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Automotive
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) CSS
1 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.23%) Mason
2 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
3 15 (18.52%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.94%) Fintech
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) APACS
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Business Analysis
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (44.44%) User Stories
4 33 (40.74%) Wealth Management
5 27 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 21 (25.93%) Waterfall
7 20 (24.69%) Use Case
8 17 (20.99%) Logical Data Model
9 15 (18.52%) UML
10 14 (17.28%) Change Management
11 13 (16.05%) BPMN
11 13 (16.05%) PRINCE2
12 11 (13.58%) Requirements Management
13 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.35%) SDLC
14 7 (8.64%) Project Management
14 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (7.41%) Data Mapping
15 6 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (28.40%) Degree
2 21 (25.93%) IIBA
3 15 (18.52%) CBAP
4 4 (4.94%) Postgraduate
5 3 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) PMP
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Avaloq
1 10 (12.35%) FNZ
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Tableau
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