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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 31 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.09% 5.93% 8.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 6.12% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 35
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £53,150 £43,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £53,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
480 556 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.93% 97.03% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 392 494 372
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.00%) Scrum
4 15 (25.00%) SDLC
5 13 (21.67%) User Stories
5 13 (21.67%) Project Planning
6 12 (20.00%) Retail
6 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (20.00%) Oracle
7 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) Data Flow Diagram
10 7 (11.67%) Product Management
10 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
10 7 (11.67%) Use Case
10 7 (11.67%) FMCG
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
10 7 (11.67%) ERP
11 5 (8.33%) Fintech
12 4 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
13 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (5.00%) Migration
13 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
13 3 (5.00%) Windows
13 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
14 2 (3.33%) Degree

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 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.67%) SAP MM
General
1 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Retail
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) FMCG
3 5 (8.33%) Fintech
4 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
1 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.00%) Scrum
3 15 (25.00%) SDLC
4 13 (21.67%) Project Planning
4 13 (21.67%) User Stories
5 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.67%) Data Flow Diagram
8 7 (11.67%) ERP
8 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
8 7 (11.67%) Product Management
8 7 (11.67%) Use Case
9 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.00%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.33%) Line Management
10 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MBA
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Northgate
3 1 (1.67%) Workday
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