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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 52 98
Rank change year-on-year -47 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 44 123 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.98% 4.73% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 5.49% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 112 44
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,706 £40,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £64,815 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1958 2242 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 88.16% 86.26% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1806 1521
Median salary £48,750 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 March 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 March 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 -11 19 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 4 £57,500 +19.79% 2
Hatfield +22 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Letchworth -8 3 - -
Broxbourne - 2 £33,250 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) Finance
3 25 (25.77%) SDLC
4 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (22.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (20.62%) Scrum
7 18 (18.56%) Project Management
7 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (15.46%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (13.40%) PRINCE2
10 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
10 12 (12.37%) Velocity
10 12 (12.37%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (11.34%) MS Visio
11 11 (11.34%) SQL
11 11 (11.34%) MS Office
11 11 (11.34%) SAP
12 10 (10.31%) Oracle
12 10 (10.31%) Software Delivery
13 9 (9.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.28%) JIRA
13 9 (9.28%) Change Management
14 8 (8.25%) Workflow
15 7 (7.22%) Use Case
16 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (6.19%) Degree
16 6 (6.19%) Retail

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 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.34%) MS Office
2 11 (11.34%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.12%) MS Project
4 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (2.06%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.19%) SAP BW
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.03%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) JIRA
2 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (39.18%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (74.23%) Analyst
2 63 (64.95%) Business Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Consultant
4 13 (13.40%) Business Systems Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Finance Business Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Financial Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Financial Business Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Project Manager
7 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) HR Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) HR Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) Velocity
2 4 (4.12%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) Web Services
3 3 (3.09%) .NET
3 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.09%) XML
4 1 (1.03%) HTML5
4 1 (1.03%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Fintech
3 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.09%) NHS
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
1 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.77%) SDLC
3 22 (22.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (20.62%) Scrum
5 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (18.56%) Project Management
6 15 (15.46%) Waterfall
7 13 (13.40%) PRINCE2
7 13 (13.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (12.37%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (10.31%) Software Delivery
10 9 (9.28%) Change Management
10 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.25%) Workflow
12 7 (7.22%) Use Case
13 6 (6.19%) Business Transformation
13 6 (6.19%) CRM
13 6 (6.19%) Process Improvement
13 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (5.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) C#
2 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.06%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) CBAP
2 3 (3.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) SAP
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle
4 2 (2.06%) Remedy
5 1 (1.03%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.03%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45k-£50k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago