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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 34 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 41 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.46% 2.24% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 2.33% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
East of England

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
629 515 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.06% 96.08% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 585 391 616
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

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 2 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 25 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Bury St Edmunds +18 14 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (44.07%) Finance
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.59%) Degree
3 17 (28.81%) Waterfall
3 17 (28.81%) Analytics
3 17 (28.81%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
6 11 (18.64%) Workflow
6 11 (18.64%) Physical Data Model
7 10 (16.95%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.17%) Business Transformation
9 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 5 (8.47%) DSDM
10 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.78%) Change Management
11 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
11 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.78%) Kanban
11 4 (6.78%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (6.78%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (5.08%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Waterfall
2 17 (28.81%) Analytics
2 17 (28.81%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.03%) Business Analysis
4 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (18.64%) Workflow
4 11 (18.64%) Physical Data Model
5 10 (16.95%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
6 6 (10.17%) Business Transformation
6 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.47%) User Stories
7 5 (8.47%) Scrum
7 5 (8.47%) DSDM
7 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.78%) Kanban
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago