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

Business Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 156 83
Rank change year-on-year 0 -73 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 190 245 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.94% 2.02% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.23% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 149 206 382
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £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 8,875 11,008 11,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.40% 90.90% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,592 8,925 9,695
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,770
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 December 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 December 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 +24 82 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +54 69 £56,500 +2.73% 7
Bedfordshire -41 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Suffolk -21 11 £53,000 +26.19%
Essex +4 9 £50,000 - 2
Norfolk +5 7 £42,500 -16.26%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 92 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (35.26%) Project Management
3 56 (29.47%) Finance
4 49 (25.79%) Microsoft
4 49 (25.79%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (24.21%) Scrum
6 43 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (20.00%) Degree
8 36 (18.95%) Decision-Making
9 35 (18.42%) Change Management
10 33 (17.37%) User Stories
11 32 (16.84%) SQL Server
11 32 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (16.32%) Requirements Analysis
12 31 (16.32%) ISEB
12 31 (16.32%) SDLC
13 30 (15.79%) UML
14 27 (14.21%) SQL
15 26 (13.68%) Use Case
16 25 (13.16%) CRM
17 24 (12.63%) Retail
18 23 (12.11%) SAP
19 22 (11.58%) Workshop Facilitation
20 21 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (11.05%) Customer Requirements
20 21 (11.05%) Advertising
20 21 (11.05%) Product Management
21 20 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 19 (10.00%) SharePoint

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.63%) Apache
2 5 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.53%) Smallworld
Applications
1 17 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (7.37%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (3.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (7.37%) SAP ERP
3 8 (4.21%) SAP CO
3 8 (4.21%) SAP FI
3 8 (4.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (3.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (3.68%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (3.68%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (1.58%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.11%) Office 365
5 3 (1.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.58%) ADSL
2 3 (1.58%) MPLS
2 3 (1.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.37%) Power BI
5 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.74%) Big Data
6 9 (4.74%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.53%) GIS
11 1 (0.53%) OLAP
11 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.68%) ER Studio
2 7 (3.68%) JIRA
3 5 (2.63%) JMeter
3 5 (2.63%) Selenium
3 5 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (29.47%) Finance
2 24 (12.63%) Retail
3 21 (11.05%) Advertising
4 18 (9.47%) Telecoms
5 17 (8.95%) Manufacturing
6 13 (6.84%) Billing
7 11 (5.79%) Marketing
8 6 (3.16%) Law
9 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.05%) Back Office
10 2 (1.05%) Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (48.42%) Analyst
2 73 (38.42%) Business Analyst
3 30 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 30 (15.79%) Senior Business Analyst
4 19 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 19 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.89%) Consultant
6 13 (6.84%) Product Owner
7 10 (5.26%) Developer
7 10 (5.26%) Graduate
8 8 (4.21%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 8 (4.21%) IT Manager
9 7 (3.68%) Architect
9 7 (3.68%) Business IT Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) IT Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) IT Business Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) Project Analyst
10 6 (3.16%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) .NET
2 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET
2 14 (7.37%) HTML
3 5 (2.63%) Kafka
3 5 (2.63%) SOAP
3 5 (2.63%) Web Services
4 4 (2.11%) JSON
4 4 (2.11%) RESTful
5 3 (1.58%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.53%) XML
6 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.95%) FMCG
3 12 (6.32%) Fintech
4 9 (4.74%) PMI
5 6 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.58%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) EPoS
9 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.53%) Life Science
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (35.26%) Project Management
3 46 (24.21%) Scrum
4 43 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (18.95%) Decision-Making
6 35 (18.42%) Change Management
7 33 (17.37%) User Stories
8 32 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (16.32%) Requirements Analysis
9 31 (16.32%) SDLC
10 30 (15.79%) UML
11 26 (13.68%) Use Case
12 25 (13.16%) CRM
13 22 (11.58%) Workshop Facilitation
14 21 (11.05%) Customer Requirements
14 21 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (11.05%) Product Management
15 19 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (9.47%) ERP
16 18 (9.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.21%) SQL
2 15 (7.89%) C#
2 15 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.79%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.68%) VBA
5 1 (0.53%) Java
5 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (20.00%) Degree
2 31 (16.32%) ISEB
3 10 (5.26%) CBAP
4 9 (4.74%) PMI Certification
5 8 (4.21%) IIBA
6 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.58%) PhD
8 2 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.53%) MCTS
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.05%) PMO
Vendors
1 49 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.11%) SAP
3 18 (9.47%) WorldPay
4 8 (4.21%) Cognos
5 7 (3.68%) Tableau
6 5 (2.63%) Google
7 4 (2.11%) Oracle
8 3 (1.58%) Remedy
9 2 (1.05%) BMC
9 2 (1.05%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.53%) Avaya
10 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.53%) Peregrine
10 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.53%) Siemens