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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 28 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 96 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.40% 4.46% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 4.67% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88 52 54
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £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
1249 1349 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.22% 95.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1084 827
Average salary £40,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Basildon +18 20 £55,000 +103.70%
Brentwood +2 18 £55,000 +8.91% 1
Chelmsford +12 14 £50,000 +26.74%
Tilbury - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 82 (50.93%) Business Analysis
2 77 (47.83%) Finance
3 37 (22.98%) Project Management
4 34 (21.12%) ISEB
5 32 (19.88%) Data Analysis
6 31 (19.25%) Degree
6 31 (19.25%) SQL
7 29 (18.01%) MS Visio
7 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 27 (16.77%) Change Management
9 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (13.04%) Workflow
11 20 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
12 17 (10.56%) Law
13 16 (9.94%) UML
13 16 (9.94%) MS Project
13 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (9.94%) Product Management
14 15 (9.32%) Time Management
14 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (9.32%) Legal
15 14 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (8.70%) MS Office
15 14 (8.70%) CRM
15 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
15 14 (8.70%) Wealth Management
15 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (18.01%) MS Visio
2 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
3 16 (9.94%) MS Project
4 14 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) AWD
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) ATM
1 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (4.35%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (2.48%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Rational Rose
General
1 77 (47.83%) Finance
2 17 (10.56%) Law
3 15 (9.32%) Legal
4 10 (6.21%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.97%) Banking
5 8 (4.97%) Retail
5 8 (4.97%) Automotive
6 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.86%) Local Government
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.86%) .NET
1 3 (1.86%) Web Services
1 3 (1.86%) XML
1 3 (1.86%) XSD
1 3 (1.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.07%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.07%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.97%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.48%) PMI
5 1 (0.62%) EMV
5 1 (0.62%) AS400
5 1 (0.62%) APACS
5 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.93%) Business Analysis
2 37 (22.98%) Project Management
3 32 (19.88%) Data Analysis
4 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 27 (16.77%) Change Management
7 21 (13.04%) Workflow
8 20 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (9.94%) UML
9 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (9.94%) Product Management
10 15 (9.32%) Time Management
11 14 (8.70%) Wealth Management
11 14 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.70%) CRM
12 13 (8.07%) ETL
12 13 (8.07%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (6.83%) Use Case
14 10 (6.21%) Logistics
14 10 (6.21%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.25%) SQL
2 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (21.12%) ISEB
2 31 (19.25%) Degree
3 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.48%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (8.07%) SAP
2 11 (6.83%) Siebel
3 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.73%) SunGard
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle
5 5 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.62%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.62%) Gemalto
6 1 (0.62%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.62%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
Brentwood, Essex
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