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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 53 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.81% 0.55% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 0.73% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £29,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.49% -49.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £21,100 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £37,900 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
442 275 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.77% 75.55% 79.45%
Number of salaries quoted 308 199 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 10 (41.67%) Change Management
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) SMS
7 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) CCA
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 4 (16.67%) IVR
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Data Security
7 4 (16.67%) APACS
7 4 (16.67%) ISO 8583
7 4 (16.67%) SWIFT
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (12.50%) Law
8 3 (12.50%) BPR
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) C#

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SMS
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Law
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Project Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) APACS
1 4 (16.67%) IVR
1 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 4 (16.67%) SWIFT
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (4.17%) PMI
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Management
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Data Security
5 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) BPR
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) User Stories
8 1 (4.17%) QMS
8 1 (4.17%) BPMN
8 1 (4.17%) Product Management
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Use Case
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 8583
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) HP
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