The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 88 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 52 101 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.39% 5.00% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 5.17% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 87 65
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +1 35 £50,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +3 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
St Albans +1 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Stevenage -3 1 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £54,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 81 (60.90%) Finance
2 59 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.34%) Business Analysis
4 46 (34.59%) Retail
5 40 (30.08%) Waterfall
6 25 (18.80%) MS Office
6 25 (18.80%) MS Visio
7 24 (18.05%) SQL
8 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
8 23 (17.29%) Degree
8 23 (17.29%) Software Delivery
9 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (15.79%) Oracle
10 20 (15.04%) Banking
11 18 (13.53%) GAP Analysis
12 17 (12.78%) Line Management
12 17 (12.78%) XML
12 17 (12.78%) Retail Banking
13 16 (12.03%) CBAP
14 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
14 15 (11.28%) Use Case
14 15 (11.28%) UML
15 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (9.77%) Oracle EBS
16 13 (9.77%) Oracle Financials
17 11 (8.27%) Temenos T24
17 11 (8.27%) FLEXCUBE
17 11 (8.27%) Presales
17 11 (8.27%) Translating Business Requirements
17 11 (8.27%) Finacle

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.75%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 25 (18.80%) MS Office
1 25 (18.80%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (9.77%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (8.27%) Finacle
2 11 (8.27%) FLEXCUBE
2 11 (8.27%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
1 1 (0.75%) Intranet
1 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 81 (60.90%) Finance
2 46 (34.59%) Retail
3 20 (15.04%) Banking
4 17 (12.78%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.01%) Legal
6 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) Marketing
7 3 (2.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) XML
2 2 (1.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) HTML5
3 1 (0.75%) LAMP
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) iPad
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.34%) Business Analysis
3 40 (30.08%) Waterfall
4 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
4 23 (17.29%) Software Delivery
5 18 (13.53%) GAP Analysis
6 17 (12.78%) Line Management
7 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.28%) UML
7 15 (11.28%) Use Case
8 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.27%) Presales
9 11 (8.27%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (6.77%) User Stories
11 8 (6.02%) B2C
11 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.26%) Project Planning
12 7 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2
13 6 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.05%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) Degree
2 16 (12.03%) CBAP
3 4 (3.01%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 21 (15.79%) Oracle
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.76%) Kronos
4 4 (3.01%) Cognos
5 3 (2.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.50%) hybris
7 1 (0.75%) ATG
7 1 (0.75%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago