The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 51 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 25 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.04% 2.72% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% 3.45% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 290 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.97% 78.80% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 359 215 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (42.55%) Project Management
1 20 (42.55%) Change Management
2 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 17 (36.17%) Finance
3 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 12 (25.53%) ISEB
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.28%) MS Project
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle
8 10 (21.28%) Workflow
9 9 (19.15%) Quality Management
9 9 (19.15%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (19.15%) QMS
9 9 (19.15%) Business Objects
9 9 (19.15%) ITIL
9 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
9 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
9 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
9 9 (19.15%) CSS
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
9 9 (19.15%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
10 8 (17.02%) Retail
10 8 (17.02%) C#
11 7 (14.89%) MS Office
11 7 (14.89%) GAP Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Project
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
3 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Law
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Developer Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Team Leader
6 6 (12.77%) Project Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Project Management
1 20 (42.55%) Change Management
2 10 (21.28%) Workflow
3 9 (19.15%) Quality Management
3 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
3 9 (19.15%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.15%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (19.15%) QMS
4 7 (14.89%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) CRM
5 4 (8.51%) Process Management
5 4 (8.51%) BPR
5 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Document Management
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) HP
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