The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 37 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.34% 3.69% 6.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 3.83% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 16
Average salary £55,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
383 313 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.70% 96.31% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 308 224 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) MS Project
7 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) QA
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.17%) MS Office
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (4.17%) Migration

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) People Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft