The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 81 102
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 36 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.73% 2.89% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 3.31% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 59
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% -3.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £66,850 £63,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,599
% change year-on-year - +3.21%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1814 1994 2470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.25% 87.23% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6468 6683 9121
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,250 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Hertfordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford -8 16 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £40,000 -3.03%
Welwyn Garden City -3 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £35,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Finance
3 15 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (16.25%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) Degree
7 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (13.75%) SDLC
8 10 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 10 (12.50%) Workflow
8 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.25%) Project Management
9 9 (11.25%) JIRA
9 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (10.00%) Line Management
10 8 (10.00%) Change Management
10 8 (10.00%) SQL
11 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
11 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
11 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
12 6 (7.50%) Velocity
12 6 (7.50%) System Testing
12 6 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (7.50%) ISEB
12 6 (7.50%) CRM
12 6 (7.50%) C#
12 6 (7.50%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.25%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.25%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Analyst
2 54 (67.50%) Business Analyst
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Consultant
4 8 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Junior
6 6 (7.50%) Principal Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Finance Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Junior Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Senior IT Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Velocity
2 5 (6.25%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) HTML
2 5 (6.25%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.50%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Fintech
3 3 (3.75%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.25%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (16.25%) Scrum
4 11 (13.75%) SDLC
4 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 10 (12.50%) Workflow
6 9 (11.25%) Project Management
6 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.00%) Change Management
7 8 (10.00%) Line Management
8 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
8 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.50%) CRM
9 6 (7.50%) System Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (6.25%) Process Management
10 5 (6.25%) Wealth Management
11 4 (5.00%) Business Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) C#
3 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.50%) C
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ISEB
3 4 (5.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GxP
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Avaloq
3 5 (6.25%) FNZ
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy
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