The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 78 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 61 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.00% 2.76% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.67% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 55
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1636 1445 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.30% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1080 1799
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Hertfordshire region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Watford -12 10 £51,250 +20.58%
Welwyn Garden City -2 9 - -
Stevenage +19 4 £42,500 -
Hitchin - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -12 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 47 (32.41%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (28.97%) Project Management
3 36 (24.83%) Degree
4 35 (24.14%) Data Modelling
5 32 (22.07%) Finance
6 31 (21.38%) SQL
7 28 (19.31%) MS Excel
8 27 (18.62%) Microsoft
9 26 (17.93%) Retail
10 23 (15.86%) Systems Analysis
10 23 (15.86%) ISEB
10 23 (15.86%) SQL Server
11 22 (15.17%) MS Project
11 22 (15.17%) CRM
11 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (15.17%) Dynamics CRM
12 20 (13.79%) Change Management
12 20 (13.79%) JavaScript
12 20 (13.79%) C#
13 19 (13.10%) GAP Analysis
14 15 (10.34%) HTML
15 14 (9.66%) E-Commerce
15 14 (9.66%) Waterfall
16 13 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (8.97%) ITIL
16 13 (8.97%) Data Analysis
17 12 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
17 12 (8.28%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.45%) Apache Pig
1 5 (3.45%) IIS
1 5 (3.45%) SAS
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.17%) MS Project
3 10 (6.90%) MS Office
4 5 (3.45%) CPLEX
4 5 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.45%) SPSS
5 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (5.52%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.69%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (8.28%) MS Access
2 12 (8.28%) Data Mining
2 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.45%) Big Data
5 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 26 (17.93%) Retail
3 13 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.07%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.07%) Law
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (73.79%) Analyst
2 85 (58.62%) Business Analyst
3 18 (12.41%) Systems Analyst
3 18 (12.41%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (11.03%) Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (8.97%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.28%) CRM Business Analyst
6 12 (8.28%) CRM Analyst
7 11 (7.59%) Developer Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (6.90%) Implementation Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Project Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Business Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.34%) HTML
2 11 (7.59%) CSS
3 10 (6.90%) EDI
4 9 (6.21%) .NET
5 6 (4.14%) J2EE
6 4 (2.76%) XML
6 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (32.41%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.83%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.14%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.45%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.45%) Informatics
6 5 (3.45%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (3.45%) Physics
6 5 (3.45%) Chemistry
6 5 (3.45%) Psychology
6 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.45%) Statistics
6 5 (3.45%) Economics
6 5 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (3.45%) Neural Network
7 3 (2.07%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (3.45%) Windows
1 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) Project Management
2 35 (24.14%) Data Modelling
3 23 (15.86%) Systems Analysis
4 22 (15.17%) CRM
4 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (13.79%) Change Management
6 19 (13.10%) GAP Analysis
7 14 (9.66%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.66%) Waterfall
8 13 (8.97%) ITIL
8 13 (8.97%) Data Analysis
9 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
9 12 (8.28%) ERP
9 12 (8.28%) Campaign Management
10 11 (7.59%) QMS
10 11 (7.59%) Quality Management
11 10 (6.90%) Workflow
11 10 (6.90%) PDM
11 10 (6.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.38%) SQL
2 20 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 20 (13.79%) C#
3 12 (8.28%) Java
4 11 (7.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.52%) VBA
6 5 (3.45%) R
6 5 (3.45%) Clojure
6 5 (3.45%) Ruby
6 5 (3.45%) C++
6 5 (3.45%) Python
6 5 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (24.83%) Degree
2 23 (15.86%) ISEB
3 8 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.45%) PhD
5 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.76%) CBAP
7 2 (1.38%) PMP
7 2 (1.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (18.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle
3 11 (7.59%) Business Objects
4 10 (6.90%) JD Edwards
5 9 (6.21%) SAP
6 7 (4.83%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.69%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
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