Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 99 71
Rank change year-on-year -81 -28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 212 370 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.65% 3.00% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 3.35% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 155 300 456
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £77,625 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,553 11,044 13,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.70% 89.48% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8,971 8,944 10,495
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the East of England

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the East of England.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the East of England

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the East of England

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -46 89 £51,250 +7.89% 8
Hertfordshire -33 77 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Bedfordshire +11 21 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Essex -45 12 £50,000 - 3
Norfolk -19 9 £43,500 +16.00%
Suffolk -24 6 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 101 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (30.19%) SDLC
3 58 (27.36%) Project Management
4 55 (25.94%) Finance
5 53 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (18.40%) Acceptance Criteria
8 38 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (16.51%) Retail
9 35 (16.51%) Degree
10 34 (16.04%) Waterfall
11 31 (14.62%) SQL
12 28 (13.21%) E-Commerce
12 28 (13.21%) Use Case
13 26 (12.26%) Product Management
13 26 (12.26%) Microsoft
14 25 (11.79%) QA
14 25 (11.79%) Requirements Analysis
14 25 (11.79%) Decision-Making
15 23 (10.85%) Public Cloud
15 23 (10.85%) JSON
15 23 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (10.85%) Workflow
16 22 (10.38%) WorldPay
16 22 (10.38%) Fintech
17 20 (9.43%) Workflow Analysis
17 20 (9.43%) Payment Gateway
17 20 (9.43%) BDD
17 20 (9.43%) SAP

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.94%) Confluence
2 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (8.49%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (9.43%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.89%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.42%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.94%) BPCS
5 2 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.94%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.94%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.94%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (3.30%) SaaS
2 5 (2.36%) Office 365
3 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.94%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) Firewall
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.77%) Big Data
4 6 (2.83%) Power BI
5 5 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.89%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.89%) Impala
7 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.42%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.42%) GIS
8 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.94%) DB2
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) QlikView
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.77%) JIRA
2 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 55 (25.94%) Finance
2 35 (16.51%) Retail
3 11 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.77%) Back Office
5 5 (2.36%) Banking
5 5 (2.36%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Automotive
6 2 (0.94%) Law
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (66.98%) Analyst
2 108 (50.94%) Business Analyst
3 32 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (14.62%) Senior Business Analyst
5 20 (9.43%) Product Owner
6 16 (7.55%) Senior Product Owner
7 14 (6.60%) Business IT Analyst
7 14 (6.60%) IT Analyst
8 13 (6.13%) Consultant
8 13 (6.13%) Financial Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Business Systems Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Business Finance Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Senior Business Finance Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Senior Financial Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (4.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 9 (4.25%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (4.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.85%) JSON
2 20 (9.43%) RESTful
3 9 (4.25%) Web Services
4 8 (3.77%) .NET
5 7 (3.30%) REST
6 3 (1.42%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.42%) jQuery
6 3 (1.42%) JSON Schema
7 2 (0.94%) Ajax
7 2 (0.94%) CSS
7 2 (0.94%) HTML
7 2 (0.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.85%) Public Cloud
3 22 (10.38%) Fintech
4 13 (6.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.25%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.36%) FMCG
7 5 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.94%) Animation
9 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.94%) PMI
10 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.25%) Windows
2 4 (1.89%) Windows 10
2 4 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.94%) AIX
3 2 (0.94%) Linux
3 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (30.19%) SDLC
3 58 (27.36%) Project Management
4 44 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (18.40%) Acceptance Criteria
6 38 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (16.04%) Waterfall
8 28 (13.21%) E-Commerce
8 28 (13.21%) Use Case
9 26 (12.26%) Product Management
10 25 (11.79%) Decision-Making
10 25 (11.79%) Requirements Analysis
11 23 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (10.85%) Workflow
12 20 (9.43%) BDD
12 20 (9.43%) Workflow Analysis
13 19 (8.96%) DevOps
14 18 (8.49%) ERP
15 17 (8.02%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.62%) SQL
2 8 (3.77%) C#
3 5 (2.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.89%) Python
4 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.94%) Java
6 2 (0.94%) VB
6 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.94%) VB6
6 2 (0.94%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (16.51%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.36%) PMP
4 4 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.42%) IIBA
5 3 (1.42%) ISEB
6 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.94%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) PhD
7 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.79%) QA
2 9 (4.25%) GDPR
3 6 (2.83%) PMO
4 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) XenApp
2 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.38%) WorldPay
3 20 (9.43%) SAP
4 14 (6.60%) Oracle
5 6 (2.83%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.89%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.89%) IFS
7 3 (1.42%) Citrix
7 3 (1.42%) CODA
7 3 (1.42%) Google
7 3 (1.42%) Sage
7 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.42%) VMware
7 3 (1.42%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.94%) Cisco
8 2 (0.94%) Epicor
8 2 (0.94%) HP
8 2 (0.94%) Infor
8 2 (0.94%) NetApp
8 2 (0.94%) Orchard