The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 72 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 127 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.17% 5.32% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 5.51% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 58 120 109
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,750 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1957 2304 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.07% 96.44% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1997 1837
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Watford -19 16 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hemel Hempstead +5 9 £37,500 -16.66%
Broxbourne +12 8 £42,500 +80.85% 1
Hoddesdon +4 5 £52,500 +110.00%
Potters Bar 0 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Royston - 2 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth -9 1 £65,000 +20.37%
Hertford -10 1 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (33.91%) Finance
2 56 (32.18%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (31.03%) Business Analysis
4 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (20.11%) Retail
6 29 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (15.52%) Degree
8 26 (14.94%) SQL
8 26 (14.94%) SAP
9 23 (13.22%) GAP Analysis
10 19 (10.92%) Banking
10 19 (10.92%) Project Management
10 19 (10.92%) SDLC
11 18 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (10.34%) Data Analysis
12 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
12 16 (9.20%) ERP
13 15 (8.62%) SAP SD
13 15 (8.62%) MS Excel
13 15 (8.62%) Change Management
14 14 (8.05%) Oracle
14 14 (8.05%) UML
15 13 (7.47%) Management Information System
15 13 (7.47%) FLEXCUBE
15 13 (7.47%) Finacle
15 13 (7.47%) Temenos T24
15 13 (7.47%) Translating Business Requirements
16 12 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (6.90%) Microsoft
17 11 (6.32%) MS Visio

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 15 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.32%) MS Office
2 11 (6.32%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.17%) MS Project
4 4 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.62%) SAP SD
2 13 (7.47%) Finacle
2 13 (7.47%) FLEXCUBE
2 13 (7.47%) Temenos T24
3 11 (6.32%) SAP MM
4 6 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.72%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MorphX
1 2 (1.15%) Selenium
1 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 59 (33.91%) Finance
2 35 (20.11%) Retail
3 19 (10.92%) Banking
4 10 (5.75%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.87%) Marketing
6 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.15%) Back Office
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.72%) .NET
3 2 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) Velocity
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (32.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.47%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.60%) FMCG
4 7 (4.02%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.15%) NHS
5 2 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) Informatics
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.03%) Business Analysis
2 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (13.22%) GAP Analysis
5 19 (10.92%) Project Management
5 19 (10.92%) SDLC
6 18 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 18 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (9.20%) ERP
7 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
8 15 (8.62%) Change Management
9 14 (8.05%) UML
10 13 (7.47%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.75%) User Stories
12 10 (5.75%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.17%) Logistics
13 9 (5.17%) Project Planning
13 9 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.94%) SQL
2 9 (5.17%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.02%) Java
4 2 (1.15%) X++
5 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.52%) Degree
2 7 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.87%) ISEB
4 2 (1.15%) ACCA
5 1 (0.57%) IIBA
5 1 (0.57%) MBA
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.94%) SAP
2 14 (8.05%) Oracle
3 12 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.17%) Cognos
5 6 (3.45%) JD Edwards
5 6 (3.45%) JDA
5 6 (3.45%) Manugistics
6 5 (2.87%) Computacenter
7 4 (2.30%) HP
7 4 (2.30%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.15%) EMC
8 2 (1.15%) F5
8 2 (1.15%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.15%) Remedy
9 1 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) Tableau
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