The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 57 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 17 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.85% 2.14% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.77% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +48.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £62,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 397 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 86.26% 77.39% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 437 318 297
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 16 £51,500 -10.43%
Bury St Edmunds +2 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Degree
3 21 (53.85%) Finance
4 19 (48.72%) Analytics
5 16 (41.03%) Project Management
6 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
7 13 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 13 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Legal
10 9 (23.08%) QA
10 9 (23.08%) Planview
11 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (20.51%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (20.51%) Data Analytics
12 7 (17.95%) Financial Modelling
13 6 (15.38%) Financial Institution
14 5 (12.82%) ISEB
14 5 (12.82%) UML
14 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
15 4 (10.26%) SDLC
15 4 (10.26%) Reinsurance
15 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
15 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
16 3 (7.69%) Use Case

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) OLAP
2 2 (5.13%) QlikView
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Legal
3 6 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 23 (58.97%) Business Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Junior PMO
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.13%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.26%) Reinsurance
4 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Analytics
3 16 (41.03%) Project Management
4 13 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.51%) Data Analytics
7 8 (20.51%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.82%) UML
10 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) Use Case
12 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
12 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Workflow
12 2 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Planview
3 2 (5.13%) Netezza
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Tableau
3 2 (5.13%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Cognizant