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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 32 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.90% 0.88% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 0.89% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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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
341 224 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.79% 98.25% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 305 201 264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (82.22%) Finance
2 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (55.56%) Degree
4 23 (51.11%) Waterfall
5 21 (46.67%) Analytics
6 19 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (28.89%) Business Analysis
8 10 (22.22%) User Stories
9 6 (13.33%) QA
9 6 (13.33%) Use Case
9 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.11%) DSDM
10 5 (11.11%) Scrum
10 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (8.89%) Kanban
11 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (8.89%) User Experience
11 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.89%) SDLC
11 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.67%) UML
12 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
13 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
13 2 (4.44%) SQL
13 2 (4.44%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 37 (82.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) User Experience
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Waterfall
3 21 (46.67%) Analytics
4 19 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (28.89%) Business Analysis
6 10 (22.22%) User Stories
7 6 (13.33%) Use Case
8 5 (11.11%) DSDM
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (8.89%) Kanban
10 3 (6.67%) UML
10 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.44%) Financial Modelling
11 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) FATCA
3 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Guidewire
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