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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 40 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 35 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.98% 9.36% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 9.51% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 20
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,900 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
566 526 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.75% 98.50% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 460 381 259
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (59.62%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Retail
3 19 (36.54%) Banking
4 17 (32.69%) UML
4 17 (32.69%) Retail Banking
5 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 12 (23.08%) Oracle
6 11 (21.15%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (19.23%) FLEXCUBE
7 10 (19.23%) Finacle
7 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 8 (15.38%) Degree
9 8 (15.38%) Temenos T24
10 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) Change Management
11 5 (9.62%) RUP
11 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.62%) OOD
11 5 (9.62%) OO
11 5 (9.62%) SSADM
12 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 3 (5.77%) Time Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (3.85%) MS Project
1 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) FLEXCUBE
1 10 (19.23%) Finacle
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (15.38%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.85%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Retail
3 19 (36.54%) Banking
4 17 (32.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) ODBC
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) UML
2 11 (21.15%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) SSADM
5 5 (9.62%) RUP
5 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.62%) OOD
5 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) BPMN
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
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