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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 77 94 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 63 54 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.12% 2.38% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.45% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 79
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1950 2202 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.63% 96.92% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1836 1611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -9 29 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Rickmansworth - 12 £62,500 -
Hoddesdon - 9 £24,500 -
Broxbourne - 8 £32,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 5 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hertford - 1 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (38.30%) Finance
3 43 (30.50%) Business Analysis
4 34 (24.11%) Scrum
5 25 (17.73%) Retail
5 25 (17.73%) SQL
5 25 (17.73%) SDLC
6 24 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (12.77%) Data Analysis
9 18 (12.77%) Project Planning
10 16 (11.35%) User Stories
10 16 (11.35%) PL/SQL
11 14 (9.93%) Data Quality
12 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (8.51%) Oracle
13 12 (8.51%) Waterfall
13 12 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (7.80%) Velocity
14 11 (7.80%) JIRA
15 10 (7.09%) Use Case
15 10 (7.09%) Process Improvement
15 10 (7.09%) Coaching
16 9 (6.38%) SAP
16 9 (6.38%) ERP
16 9 (6.38%) Matrix Management
17 8 (5.67%) FMCG
17 8 (5.67%) MS Excel

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 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.71%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.42%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) JIRA
2 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (38.30%) Finance
2 25 (17.73%) Retail
3 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
4 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) Velocity
2 3 (2.13%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) Ajax
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.71%) Middleware
3 1 (0.71%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.67%) FMCG
3 5 (3.55%) Fintech
4 3 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.42%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.13%) Windows
1 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.50%) Business Analysis
3 34 (24.11%) Scrum
4 25 (17.73%) SDLC
5 24 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (12.77%) Data Analysis
7 18 (12.77%) Project Planning
8 16 (11.35%) User Stories
9 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
10 12 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (8.51%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.09%) Coaching
11 10 (7.09%) Process Improvement
11 10 (7.09%) Use Case
12 9 (6.38%) ERP
12 9 (6.38%) Matrix Management
13 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.73%) SQL
2 16 (11.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) CBAP
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
2 1 (0.71%) MBA
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle
2 9 (6.38%) SAP
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.42%) Computacenter
4 2 (1.42%) Remedy
5 1 (0.71%) BMC
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) Northgate
5 1 (0.71%) Telerik
5 1 (0.71%) Workday
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Salary: £50,000 + Brilliant Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago