The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 56 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 16 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.67% 1.97% 8.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 2.56% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Average salary £46,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.57% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 273 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.17% 76.90% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 342 226 191
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Business Analysis
Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Watford

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Watford region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (73.08%) Retail
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Change Management
5 6 (23.08%) Data Security
5 6 (23.08%) APACS
5 6 (23.08%) ISO 8583
5 6 (23.08%) Cryptography
5 6 (23.08%) IVR
5 6 (23.08%) Internet
5 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) SMS
5 6 (23.08%) CCA
5 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
5 6 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Selenium
6 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) BPR
6 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
6 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
6 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
1 6 (23.08%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
General
1 19 (73.08%) Retail
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) APACS
1 6 (23.08%) Cryptography
1 6 (23.08%) IVR
1 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
2 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
2 3 (11.54%) Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Change Management
2 6 (23.08%) Data Security
2 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Project Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
3 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
3 5 (19.23%) BPR
3 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
3 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCA
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO 8583
1 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) HP
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
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