The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 40 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.98% 0.74% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 0.75% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 14
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 133 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.43% 97.79% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 166 117 148
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in St Albans

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in St Albans

Business Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) SLA
2 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
2 6 (66.67%) FMCG
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Cognos
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle