Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 144 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 -53 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 245 250 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.30% 2.16% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.40% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 198 210 358
East of England median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.50% +1.52% +6.49%
10th Percentile £34,630 £31,250 £35,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 9,535 10,428 11,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.45% 89.92% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,129 8,496 9,786
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Hertfordshire +39 120 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Cambridgeshire +59 81 £56,500 +6.60% 11
Bedfordshire -28 15 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Essex +17 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Suffolk -21 13 £53,000 +14.59% 2
Norfolk -2 4 £43,000 -18.10% 2
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 95 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.16%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (27.76%) Project Management
4 66 (26.94%) Finance
5 57 (23.27%) Microsoft
5 57 (23.27%) Degree
6 47 (19.18%) SQL
7 42 (17.14%) Retail
8 41 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (15.51%) SQL Server
10 37 (15.10%) Scrum
11 35 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 35 (14.29%) Decision-Making
12 33 (13.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (12.65%) User Stories
14 30 (12.24%) SDLC
14 30 (12.24%) UML
15 27 (11.02%) ISEB
15 27 (11.02%) CRM
16 26 (10.61%) SAP
16 26 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (10.61%) Data Analysis
17 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
17 25 (10.20%) Change Management
18 23 (9.39%) PRINCE2
19 21 (8.57%) ETL
19 21 (8.57%) Use Case
20 20 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 20 (8.16%) ERP

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 19 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.67%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) Smallworld
Applications
1 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.27%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (6.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (5.31%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.31%) SAP ERP
3 7 (2.86%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.86%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.45%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.27%) Office 365
2 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.41%) G Suite
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) ADSL
1 3 (1.22%) Internet
1 3 (1.22%) MPLS
1 3 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.35%) Power BI
6 17 (6.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 15 (6.12%) Big Data
8 13 (5.31%) Data Mining
9 9 (3.67%) Hadoop
10 8 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.63%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.63%) Impala
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.22%) PowerPivot
12 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.22%) WebFOCUS
13 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
13 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.08%) JIRA
3 7 (2.86%) ER Studio
4 5 (2.04%) JMeter
4 5 (2.04%) Selenium
4 5 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.22%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 66 (26.94%) Finance
2 42 (17.14%) Retail
3 18 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.12%) Marketing
5 13 (5.31%) Advertising
6 12 (4.90%) Billing
7 10 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.45%) Back Office
9 5 (2.04%) Law
10 4 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.82%) Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (57.14%) Analyst
2 116 (47.35%) Business Analyst
3 22 (8.98%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 21 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (8.57%) Senior Business Analyst
5 19 (7.76%) Consultant
6 15 (6.12%) Lead Business Analyst
7 14 (5.71%) Business IT Analyst
7 14 (5.71%) IT Analyst
8 13 (5.31%) Business Manager
8 13 (5.31%) Graduate
8 13 (5.31%) IT Business Analyst
8 13 (5.31%) Project Analyst
9 12 (4.90%) Architect
10 11 (4.49%) Business Project Manager
10 11 (4.49%) Developer
11 10 (4.08%) Product Owner
12 9 (3.67%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (3.67%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.71%) .NET
1 14 (5.71%) HTML
2 11 (4.49%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.04%) Kafka
3 5 (2.04%) SOAP
3 5 (2.04%) Web Services
4 4 (1.63%) JSON
4 4 (1.63%) RESTful
5 2 (0.82%) CSS
5 2 (0.82%) Middleware
5 2 (0.82%) REST
5 2 (0.82%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.82%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 69 (28.16%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.90%) Fintech
3 10 (4.08%) PMI
4 9 (3.67%) FMCG
5 8 (3.27%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Life Science
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
10 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.22%) Windows
2 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
2 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.41%) AIX
3 1 (0.41%) Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (27.76%) Project Management
3 41 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (15.10%) Scrum
5 35 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 35 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 35 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (13.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (12.65%) User Stories
8 30 (12.24%) SDLC
8 30 (12.24%) UML
9 27 (11.02%) CRM
10 26 (10.61%) Data Analysis
11 25 (10.20%) Change Management
12 23 (9.39%) PRINCE2
13 21 (8.57%) ETL
13 21 (8.57%) Use Case
14 20 (8.16%) ERP
14 20 (8.16%) Visualisation
15 19 (7.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.18%) SQL
2 18 (7.35%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.71%) VBA
5 13 (5.31%) C#
6 6 (2.45%) Python
7 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.22%) PHP
8 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.82%) Java
9 2 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (23.27%) Degree
2 27 (11.02%) ISEB
3 12 (4.90%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.27%) CBAP
5 7 (2.86%) IIBA
6 5 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.63%) PhD
8 3 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.82%) PMP
9 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.41%) MCTS
10 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.49%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.27%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.41%) XenApp
1 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.61%) SAP
3 19 (7.76%) Cognos
4 18 (7.35%) WorldPay
5 14 (5.71%) Tableau
6 7 (2.86%) Oracle
7 6 (2.45%) Google
8 4 (1.63%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.22%) Adobe
9 3 (1.22%) Remedy
10 2 (0.82%) BMC
10 2 (0.82%) Informatica
10 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.82%) Talend
11 1 (0.41%) IFS
11 1 (0.41%) Peregrine
11 1 (0.41%) Siemens
11 1 (0.41%) VMware