The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 43 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 41 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.32% 7.75% 11.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 7.98% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 54
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,250 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
464 514 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.27% 97.16% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 390 424 378
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Watford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 22 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (37.50%) Retail
4 17 (35.42%) GAP Analysis
5 16 (33.33%) Banking
6 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) FLEXCUBE
7 13 (27.08%) UML
7 13 (27.08%) Translating Business Requirements
7 13 (27.08%) Temenos T24
7 13 (27.08%) Finacle
8 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 8 (16.67%) SAP
9 8 (16.67%) Retail Banking
9 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (16.67%) SDLC
10 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.58%) Project Planning
11 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
12 5 (10.42%) Project Management
13 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.33%) Change Management
13 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (8.33%) Line Management
14 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
14 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Finacle
1 13 (27.08%) FLEXCUBE
1 13 (27.08%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 18 (37.50%) Retail
3 16 (33.33%) Banking
4 8 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) GAP Analysis
2 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 13 (27.08%) UML
4 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.58%) Project Planning
7 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.33%) Line Management
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ACCA
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MBA
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
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