The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 42 37
Rank change year-on-year -41 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 51 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.92% 5.06% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 5.31% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 71
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £39,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 933 960 1218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.79% 95.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 785 781 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Essex

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Essex

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Essex

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow -8 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £49,250 -
Chelmsford -14 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Business Analysis
3 21 (46.67%) Finance
4 18 (40.00%) Wealth Management
5 17 (37.78%) User Stories
6 16 (35.56%) Degree
6 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
7 15 (33.33%) UML
8 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
9 13 (28.89%) Logical Data Model
9 13 (28.89%) Use Case
9 13 (28.89%) Change Management
10 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
10 12 (26.67%) IIBA
10 12 (26.67%) Domain Models
11 11 (24.44%) Virtual Team
11 11 (24.44%) CBAP
12 10 (22.22%) Confluence
12 10 (22.22%) BPMN
12 10 (22.22%) JIRA
12 10 (22.22%) Requirements Management
13 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
14 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (15.56%) Legal
15 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (13.33%) SQL
16 4 (8.89%) Fintech
16 4 (8.89%) SDLC
16 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
16 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 10 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Sonata
1 3 (6.67%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Lumira
1 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Legal
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Mason
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Virtual Team
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) APACS
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Business Analysis
3 18 (40.00%) Wealth Management
4 17 (37.78%) User Stories
5 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
6 15 (33.33%) UML
7 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
8 13 (28.89%) Change Management
8 13 (28.89%) Logical Data Model
8 13 (28.89%) Use Case
9 12 (26.67%) Domain Models
9 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
10 10 (22.22%) BPMN
10 10 (22.22%) Requirements Management
11 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
12 4 (8.89%) SDLC
12 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) IIBA
3 11 (24.44%) CBAP
4 3 (6.67%) ISEB
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.22%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Avaloq
1 3 (6.67%) FNZ
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Epicor
3 1 (2.22%) IFS
3 1 (2.22%) Pega
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
Harlow, Essex
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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