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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 61 78 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 74 62 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.66% 2.98% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 3.05% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 97
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

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
1960 2033 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.03% 97.79% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1733 1601
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +2 33 £60,000 +25.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +14 10 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Broxbourne - 10 £47,500 - 2
Rickmansworth +4 9 £60,000 +11.11%
Hoddesdon - 4 £24,500 -
Hertford -7 2 £54,000 -25.51% 1
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 (44.36%) Finance
2 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (31.58%) Business Analysis
4 26 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (18.80%) SDLC
6 24 (18.05%) Scrum
7 22 (16.54%) Retail
8 21 (15.79%) SQL
9 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (12.03%) Oracle
11 16 (12.03%) PL/SQL
12 15 (11.28%) User Stories
13 14 (10.53%) Data Quality
13 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (10.53%) ERP
13 14 (10.53%) Project Management
14 13 (9.77%) Project Planning
14 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
15 12 (9.02%) FMCG
16 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
16 11 (8.27%) Waterfall
17 10 (7.52%) Coaching
17 10 (7.52%) SAP
18 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Architecture
18 9 (6.77%) Matrix Management
18 9 (6.77%) Use Case
19 8 (6.02%) Velocity
19 8 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement

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 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.50%) MS Project
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.50%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) JIRA
2 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) MorphX
General
1 59 (44.36%) Finance
2 22 (16.54%) Retail
3 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) Velocity
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.50%) .NET
3 2 (1.50%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) Ajax
4 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.02%) FMCG
3 5 (3.76%) Fintech
4 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.50%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.26%) Windows
1 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 26 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (18.80%) SDLC
5 24 (18.05%) Scrum
6 19 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.28%) User Stories
8 14 (10.53%) ERP
8 14 (10.53%) Project Management
8 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.77%) Project Planning
10 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.27%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.52%) Coaching
12 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.77%) Matrix Management
12 9 (6.77%) Use Case
13 8 (6.02%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.79%) SQL
2 16 (12.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.75%) MBA
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.03%) Oracle
2 10 (7.52%) SAP
3 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.01%) Cognos
4 4 (3.01%) HP
4 4 (3.01%) JD Edwards
4 4 (3.01%) JDA
4 4 (3.01%) Manugistics
5 3 (2.26%) Remedy
6 1 (0.75%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.75%) Telerik
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago