The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 33 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 1.55% 10.71% 8.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 10.98% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 10
Median salary £52,500 £23,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +123.40% -49.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169 82 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.11% 97.62% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 67 120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Chelmsford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Chelmsford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Chelmsford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) IIBA
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) IIBA
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft