The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 30 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 27 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.48% 3.15% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.48% 3.28% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 17
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -21.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
361 580 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 100.00% 96.19% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 329 497 424
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +42 23 £39,000 -11.36% 1
Bury St Edmunds -10 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Finance
3 25 (39.06%) Business Analysis
4 20 (31.25%) User Stories
5 18 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (20.31%) Wireframes
8 12 (18.75%) SDLC
9 11 (17.19%) Guidewire
10 9 (14.06%) ISEB
11 8 (12.50%) C#
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) Data Protection
12 7 (10.94%) Use Case
12 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (10.94%) Scrum
12 7 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (10.94%) Degree
12 7 (10.94%) .NET
13 6 (9.38%) DSDM
13 6 (9.38%) Xbox
14 5 (7.81%) CRM
14 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
14 5 (7.81%) Retail
15 4 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
15 4 (6.25%) Workflow
15 4 (6.25%) Casewise
15 4 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (6.25%) OO
15 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (1.56%) Looker
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Xbox
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Business Analysis
3 20 (31.25%) User Stories
4 18 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) Wireframes
6 12 (18.75%) SDLC
7 8 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (10.94%) Use Case
8 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.38%) DSDM
10 5 (7.81%) CRM
10 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.25%) Analytics
11 4 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (6.25%) OO
11 4 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) ISEB
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Guidewire
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Casewise
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle