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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 43 35 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 45 64 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.46% 4.94% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 5.28% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 19
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.64%
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
913 1212 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.58% 93.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 727 882 846
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +9 8 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Basildon -1 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Harlow - 6 £28,816 -
Brentwood -3 5 £66,250 -11.66%
Chelmsford -7 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Witham - 1 £65,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Business Analysis
3 36 (37.89%) Finance
4 35 (36.84%) User Stories
5 32 (33.68%) SDLC
6 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (21.05%) Wealth Management
8 19 (20.00%) Use Case
9 18 (18.95%) Data Flow Diagram
10 16 (16.84%) Waterfall
11 14 (14.74%) Scrum
11 14 (14.74%) Project Management
12 12 (12.63%) Workflow
12 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
13 11 (11.58%) FNZ
13 11 (11.58%) Tercero
13 11 (11.58%) Sonata
13 11 (11.58%) Avaloq
13 11 (11.58%) UML
14 10 (10.53%) Java
14 10 (10.53%) Data Analysis
15 9 (9.47%) VisionPLUS
15 9 (9.47%) EMV
15 9 (9.47%) BPR
16 8 (8.42%) MS Visio
16 8 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
16 8 (8.42%) Legal
16 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (8.42%) Business Process Mapping

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 (1.05%) Confluence
1 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.26%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Sonata
1 11 (11.58%) Tercero
2 9 (9.47%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) QlikView
2 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA Agile
General
1 36 (37.89%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Legal
3 6 (6.32%) Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 2 (2.11%) Automotive
5 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) XML
2 2 (2.11%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) EMV
3 4 (4.21%) Reinsurance
3 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) iPad
6 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Business Analysis
3 35 (36.84%) User Stories
4 32 (33.68%) SDLC
5 20 (21.05%) Wealth Management
6 19 (20.00%) Use Case
7 18 (18.95%) Data Flow Diagram
8 16 (16.84%) Waterfall
9 14 (14.74%) Project Management
9 14 (14.74%) Scrum
10 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 12 (12.63%) Workflow
11 11 (11.58%) UML
12 10 (10.53%) Data Analysis
13 9 (9.47%) BPR
14 8 (8.42%) Business Process Mapping
14 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
15 4 (4.21%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) Java
2 7 (7.37%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) CBAP
2 3 (3.16%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.05%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Avaloq
1 11 (11.58%) FNZ
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.11%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Tableau
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