The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 35 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 24 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.44% 5.76% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 5.78% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 33
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
524 536 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.86% 99.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 440 410 447
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

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 29 April 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 30 (50.00%) Retail
3 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 12 (20.00%) Use Case
5 12 (20.00%) Degree
6 11 (18.33%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle
8 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (13.33%) MS Office
9 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 8 (13.33%) Banking
10 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
10 7 (11.67%) B2C
10 7 (11.67%) UML
10 7 (11.67%) FLEXCUBE
10 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
10 7 (11.67%) Finacle
10 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
10 7 (11.67%) Temenos T24
10 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (10.00%) Coaching
11 6 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (10.00%) SAP
11 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
1 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Finacle
1 7 (11.67%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (11.67%) Temenos T24
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 30 (50.00%) Retail
3 8 (13.33%) Banking
4 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (20.00%) Use Case
4 11 (18.33%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 7 (11.67%) B2C
7 7 (11.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (11.67%) UML
8 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.00%) Coaching
9 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Analytics
10 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.67%) Project Management
11 2 (3.33%) BPMN
11 2 (3.33%) CRM
11 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ACCA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) SAP
3 5 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (3.33%) Kronos
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
Watford
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life insurance etc
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