Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 86 98
Rank change year-on-year -62 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 236 433 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 3.29% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.72% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 208 383 342
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,125 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,375 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 10493 11641 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.07% 88.52% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8521 9596 10991
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -30 75 £50,000 - 6
Bedfordshire +29 52 £45,000 -7.22%
Suffolk +10 41 £40,000 -15.79%
Cambridgeshire -73 39 £53,000 -2.75% 3
Norfolk -12 16 £52,500 +16.67%
Essex -35 16 £52,500 +5.00%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 95 (40.25%) Project Management
2 77 (32.63%) SDLC
3 73 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (30.08%) Finance
5 61 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (19.92%) Retail
7 45 (19.07%) Microsoft
8 42 (17.80%) Use Case
9 41 (17.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (16.95%) ISEB
10 40 (16.95%) SQL
11 39 (16.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (14.83%) MS Visio
13 32 (13.56%) Degree
13 32 (13.56%) Waterfall
14 29 (12.29%) Change Management
15 28 (11.86%) Scrum
16 27 (11.44%) PRINCE2
17 25 (10.59%) Workflow
17 25 (10.59%) QA
18 22 (9.32%) Supplier Management
18 22 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (8.90%) Workflow Analysis
19 21 (8.90%) ITIL
20 20 (8.47%) SAP
21 19 (8.05%) Marketing
21 19 (8.05%) Business Process Analysis
22 18 (7.63%) PMO
22 18 (7.63%) BPMN
22 18 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement

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 5 (2.12%) Confluence
2 4 (1.69%) CMS
2 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (14.83%) MS Visio
2 18 (7.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) ResourceLink
2 6 (2.54%) Sonata
3 5 (2.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.27%) Orchard Housing
5 3 (1.27%) SAP MM
5 3 (1.27%) SAP SCM
5 3 (1.27%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.27%) Unica
6 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.85%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.12%) SaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.27%) Office 365
4 3 (1.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) Firewall
2 2 (0.85%) LAN
2 2 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.42%) ADSL
3 1 (0.42%) MPLS
3 1 (0.42%) SAN
3 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.27%) OLAP
5 3 (1.27%) OLTP
5 3 (1.27%) Power BI
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.85%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.42%) GIS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.12%) JIRA
3 2 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (30.08%) Finance
2 47 (19.92%) Retail
3 19 (8.05%) Marketing
4 8 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.54%) Back Office
5 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.12%) Banking
6 5 (2.12%) Legal
7 4 (1.69%) Advertising
8 3 (1.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 174 (73.73%) Analyst
2 154 (65.25%) Business Analyst
3 25 (10.59%) Lead Business Analyst
4 23 (9.75%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) Business IT Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) IT Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 19 (8.05%) IT Business Analyst
7 14 (5.93%) Consultant
7 14 (5.93%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.08%) Software Analyst
9 11 (4.66%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.24%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (4.24%) SAP Business Analyst
11 8 (3.39%) Developer
11 8 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (3.39%) Technical Business Analyst
12 7 (2.97%) Business Systems Analyst
12 7 (2.97%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 7 (2.97%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.78%) .NET
2 7 (2.97%) REST
2 7 (2.97%) Web Services
3 5 (2.12%) JSON
4 3 (1.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.27%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.27%) JSON Schema
4 3 (1.27%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.27%) SOAP
4 3 (1.27%) WCF
4 3 (1.27%) WPF
4 3 (1.27%) WSDL
5 2 (0.85%) jQuery
5 2 (0.85%) RESTful
5 2 (0.85%) XML
6 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.54%) Fintech
5 6 (2.54%) FMCG
5 6 (2.54%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) AS400
8 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.85%) Kindle
8 2 (0.85%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.42%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (40.25%) Project Management
2 77 (32.63%) SDLC
3 73 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.80%) Use Case
5 41 (17.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (16.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (13.56%) Waterfall
8 29 (12.29%) Change Management
9 28 (11.86%) Scrum
10 27 (11.44%) PRINCE2
11 25 (10.59%) Workflow
12 22 (9.32%) Supplier Management
13 21 (8.90%) ITIL
13 21 (8.90%) Workflow Analysis
14 19 (8.05%) Business Process Analysis
15 18 (7.63%) BPMN
15 18 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (7.63%) Translating Business Requirements
16 15 (6.36%) CRM
17 14 (5.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.95%) SQL
2 14 (5.93%) C#
3 4 (1.69%) C
3 4 (1.69%) Java
3 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.27%) ABAP
4 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.27%) VB
4 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (16.95%) ISEB
2 32 (13.56%) Degree
3 6 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.27%) MCP
4 3 (1.27%) MCSD
4 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.59%) QA
2 18 (7.63%) PMO
3 10 (4.24%) GDPR
4 8 (3.39%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.27%) GMP
5 3 (1.27%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.85%) HL7
6 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.47%) SAP
3 7 (2.97%) HP
3 7 (2.97%) Oracle
4 6 (2.54%) Avaloq
4 6 (2.54%) FNZ
5 5 (2.12%) Citrix
5 5 (2.12%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.69%) Sage
6 4 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.27%) CA
7 3 (1.27%) Orchard
7 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.85%) Epicor
8 2 (0.85%) VMware
8 2 (0.85%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) NetApp
9 1 (0.42%) Trillium