Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -82 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 202 394 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 3.20% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 3.60% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 173 341 343
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.97% +3.00% -

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 10,514 10,957 12,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.01% 88.99% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8,542 9,007 10,587
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,100
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -17 80 £50,000 - 9
Cambridgeshire -64 52 £57,500 +11.65% 13
Bedfordshire +21 27 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Suffolk +7 23 £40,000 -15.79%
Norfolk -11 15 £43,500 -3.33%
Essex -61 8 £62,500 +19.05% 4
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 82 (40.59%) SDLC
2 80 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (38.61%) Project Management
4 57 (28.22%) Finance
5 42 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (19.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (19.80%) Use Case
7 34 (16.83%) Degree
8 33 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (15.84%) SQL
10 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
10 31 (15.35%) Retail
11 30 (14.85%) Workflow
11 30 (14.85%) Waterfall
12 29 (14.36%) Workflow Analysis
13 28 (13.86%) Scrum
13 28 (13.86%) QA
14 27 (13.37%) MS Visio
15 25 (12.38%) Acceptance Criteria
16 21 (10.40%) Feasibility Study
16 21 (10.40%) ITIL
17 20 (9.90%) PRINCE2
18 19 (9.41%) Change Management
18 19 (9.41%) Computer Science
18 19 (9.41%) Product Management
19 17 (8.42%) Software Engineering
19 17 (8.42%) .NET
19 17 (8.42%) E-Commerce
19 17 (8.42%) Prototyping
19 17 (8.42%) Public Cloud

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 (2.48%) Confluence
2 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (13.37%) MS Visio
2 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.46%) ResourceLink
2 7 (3.47%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (2.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.49%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.99%) BPCS
7 2 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.99%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.50%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.45%) SaaS
3 10 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.47%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.48%) PaaS
6 2 (0.99%) Office 365
6 2 (0.99%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) Firewall
2 2 (0.99%) SAN
3 1 (0.50%) ADSL
3 1 (0.50%) MPLS
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.96%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.48%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.99%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.50%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.50%) GIS
7 1 (0.50%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.97%) JIRA
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 57 (28.22%) Finance
2 31 (15.35%) Retail
3 10 (4.95%) Back Office
4 9 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.48%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Automotive
6 3 (1.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (69.80%) Analyst
2 120 (59.41%) Business Analyst
3 31 (15.35%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (14.36%) Senior Business Analyst
5 15 (7.43%) Business IT Analyst
5 15 (7.43%) IT Analyst
6 14 (6.93%) Consultant
6 14 (6.93%) IT Business Analyst
7 13 (6.44%) Business Systems Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) Financial Analyst
9 10 (4.95%) Business Finance Analyst
9 10 (4.95%) Senior Business Finance Analyst
9 10 (4.95%) Senior Financial Analyst
10 9 (4.46%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 9 (4.46%) SaaS Consultant
10 9 (4.46%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 9 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.96%) Product Owner
11 8 (3.96%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.42%) .NET
2 13 (6.44%) REST
2 13 (6.44%) Web Services
3 12 (5.94%) JSON
4 7 (3.47%) RESTful
5 5 (2.48%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (2.48%) JSON Schema
6 4 (1.98%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.98%) jQuery
7 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.49%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.49%) SOAP
7 3 (1.49%) WCF
7 3 (1.49%) WSDL
8 2 (0.99%) Ajax
8 2 (0.99%) CSS
8 2 (0.99%) HTML
8 2 (0.99%) XHTML
9 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.42%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.95%) Virtual Team
5 9 (4.46%) Fintech
5 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.96%) FMCG
7 4 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.99%) Animation
8 2 (0.99%) AS400
8 2 (0.99%) PMI
8 2 (0.99%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.59%) SDLC
2 80 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (38.61%) Project Management
4 40 (19.80%) Use Case
4 40 (19.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 33 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (14.85%) Waterfall
6 30 (14.85%) Workflow
7 29 (14.36%) Workflow Analysis
8 28 (13.86%) Scrum
9 25 (12.38%) Acceptance Criteria
10 21 (10.40%) Feasibility Study
10 21 (10.40%) ITIL
11 20 (9.90%) PRINCE2
12 19 (9.41%) Change Management
12 19 (9.41%) Product Management
13 17 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 17 (8.42%) Prototyping
13 17 (8.42%) Software Engineering
14 15 (7.43%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.84%) SQL
2 15 (7.43%) C#
3 6 (2.97%) Java
4 5 (2.48%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.48%) VB
4 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.48%) VB6
5 4 (1.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.49%) C
7 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Degree
2 15 (7.43%) ISEB
3 6 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.49%) MCP
4 3 (1.49%) MCSD
4 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.99%) IIBA
5 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.99%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.86%) QA
2 11 (5.45%) GDPR
3 8 (3.96%) PMO
4 4 (1.98%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.49%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.48%) Docker
2 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.92%) SAP
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle
4 8 (3.96%) HP
4 8 (3.96%) WorldPay
5 6 (2.97%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.48%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.98%) Citrix
7 4 (1.98%) Sage
8 3 (1.49%) CODA
8 3 (1.49%) Orchard
9 2 (0.99%) Cisco
9 2 (0.99%) Epicor
9 2 (0.99%) IFS
9 2 (0.99%) Infor
9 2 (0.99%) NetApp
9 2 (0.99%) VMware
10 1 (0.50%) FNZ
10 1 (0.50%) Tableau