Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 57 41
Rank change year-on-year -43 -16 +39
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 20 86 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.34% 4.05% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 4.65% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 70 74
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £29,750 £35,925 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £115,000 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -10.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1267 1848 2179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.81% 86.92% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1430 1590
Essex median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,025 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.57%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Essex

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Essex

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Essex over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Essex

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Chelmsford -7 6 £52,500 +23.53%
Basildon +9 3 - -
Brentwood 0 2 £35,500 -64.50%
Colchester -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) SLA
5 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Software Licensing
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL V2
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) OLAP
1 2 (10.00%) OLTP
1 2 (10.00%) Power BI
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Major Incident Manager
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC Manager
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) AS400
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V2
4 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) SAP