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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 85 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 74 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.04% 2.29% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 2.83% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 26
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
1978 2017 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.37% 80.97% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1664 1271
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,150 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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
Rickmansworth - 28 £54,000 -
Watford +1 7 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Stevenage +15 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Hoddesdon - 3 £27,500 -
St Albans -25 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Hertford - 1 - -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.00%) Finance
3 37 (29.60%) Project Management
4 34 (27.20%) Waterfall
5 32 (25.60%) Software Delivery
5 32 (25.60%) MS Visio
6 30 (24.00%) MS Office
7 24 (19.20%) SQL
7 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (16.00%) Degree
9 18 (14.40%) MS Project
9 18 (14.40%) Change Control
10 17 (13.60%) CBAP
10 17 (13.60%) FMCG
10 17 (13.60%) Line Management
10 17 (13.60%) XML
11 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
11 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (12.00%) Test Scripting
12 14 (11.20%) SDLC
13 12 (9.60%) Time Management
13 12 (9.60%) Release Management
13 12 (9.60%) LAN
13 12 (9.60%) WAN
14 11 (8.80%) ITIL
14 11 (8.80%) Retail
14 11 (8.80%) Firewall
15 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.00%) Cisco

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.80%) SAS
2 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (25.60%) MS Visio
2 30 (24.00%) MS Office
3 18 (14.40%) MS Project
4 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (5.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.60%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.80%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) LAN
1 12 (9.60%) WAN
2 11 (8.80%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) Wireless
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) RDBMS
1 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) OLAP
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.80%) MS Access
4 1 (0.80%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.80%) Cognos Event Studio
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.80%) Essbase
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Retail
3 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (71.20%) Analyst
2 83 (66.40%) Business Analyst
3 35 (28.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 35 (28.00%) Systems Analyst
4 24 (19.20%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (19.20%) Senior Business Analyst
5 19 (15.20%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 19 (15.20%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 13 (10.40%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Network Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Network Technical Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Architect
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Graduate
8 8 (6.40%) IT Business Analyst
9 7 (5.60%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) XML
2 5 (4.00%) HTML
3 4 (3.20%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.40%) Web Services
5 2 (1.60%) jQuery
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.60%) HTML5
5 2 (1.60%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.60%) Ajax
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
6 1 (0.80%) MDX
6 1 (0.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.60%) FMCG
3 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.40%) Spread Betting
6 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.60%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.60%) iPhone
7 2 (1.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.80%) GIS
8 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.60%) Project Management
3 34 (27.20%) Waterfall
4 32 (25.60%) Software Delivery
5 18 (14.40%) Change Control
6 17 (13.60%) Line Management
7 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 15 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (11.20%) SDLC
9 12 (9.60%) Time Management
9 12 (9.60%) Release Management
10 11 (8.80%) ITIL
11 10 (8.00%) Network Design
11 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.00%) Network Architecture
12 9 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.20%) PRINCE
13 8 (6.40%) Workflow
13 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.20%) SQL
2 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.40%) C#
3 3 (2.40%) Java
4 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 17 (13.60%) CBAP
3 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.40%) ISEB
5 7 (5.60%) IIBA
6 2 (1.60%) PMP
6 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (8.00%) Cisco
1 10 (8.00%) Juniper
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (1.60%) Sage
5 1 (0.80%) Remedy
5 1 (0.80%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.80%) Cognos
5 1 (0.80%) Citrix
5 1 (0.80%) Avaya
5 1 (0.80%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.80%) Informatica
5 1 (0.80%) Peregrine
5 1 (0.80%) Siemens
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
IHS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago