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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.80% 5.10% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 5.15% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £61,750 £35,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
365 466 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.33% 98.94% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 406 253
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) Data Analytics
4 8 (24.24%) Analytics
4 8 (24.24%) SDLC
5 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) QA
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) ISEB
7 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
7 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.12%) Games
8 4 (12.12%) UML
8 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Analytics
3 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (24.24%) Data Analytics
3 8 (24.24%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (12.12%) UML
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.03%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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