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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 28 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.47% 7.28% 10.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.86% 7.42% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 46
Median salary £60,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £43,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.55%

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
481 512 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.31% 98.08% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 400 456 367
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Finance
3 16 (29.63%) SDLC
4 14 (25.93%) Retail
5 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (22.22%) Oracle
6 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 11 (20.37%) Scrum
8 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
8 10 (18.52%) User Stories
9 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
11 7 (12.96%) FMCG
11 7 (12.96%) Product Management
11 7 (12.96%) Matrix Management
11 7 (12.96%) Use Case
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
11 7 (12.96%) ERP
11 7 (12.96%) Data Flow Diagram
12 5 (9.26%) Fintech
12 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
14 3 (5.56%) Migration
14 3 (5.56%) Change Management
14 3 (5.56%) Project Management
14 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
14 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (5.56%) SAP

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 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Retail
3 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) FMCG
3 5 (9.26%) Fintech
4 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) SDLC
3 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.37%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
6 10 (18.52%) User Stories
7 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.96%) Data Flow Diagram
9 7 (12.96%) ERP
9 7 (12.96%) Matrix Management
9 7 (12.96%) Product Management
9 7 (12.96%) Use Case
10 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.56%) Change Management
11 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.56%) Migration
11 3 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MBA
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) HP
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
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