Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 139 76
Rank change year-on-year +40 -63 +44
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 119 77 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.76% 1.86% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.07% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 106 62 160
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £79,750 £60,025
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,874 3,717 4,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 90.01% 89.80% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,027 3,136 3,332
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 6 months to 17 August 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
Watford -4 28 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Stevenage +10 25 £47,500 +41.79% 1
Welwyn Garden City -22 14 £40,000 -42.86% 1
Hemel Hempstead +14 9 £40,000 - 1
St Albans - 9 £37,500 - 1
Broxbourne - 8 £23,000 -
Hatfield - 4 £73,750 - 1
Letchworth +22 2 - -
Rickmansworth -8 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 40 (33.61%) Project Management
2 38 (31.93%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (31.09%) Finance
4 34 (28.57%) SQL
5 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (24.37%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (23.53%) Degree
8 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
9 24 (20.17%) PRINCE2
10 23 (19.33%) SDLC
11 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
12 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (15.13%) ISEB
13 17 (14.29%) CRM
13 17 (14.29%) UML
13 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (14.29%) Retail
14 16 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (13.45%) Power BI
15 15 (12.61%) User Stories
15 15 (12.61%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (12.61%) Visualisation
16 14 (11.76%) Data Analysis
17 13 (10.92%) ETL
17 13 (10.92%) Marketing
17 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
18 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (10.08%) Tableau
18 12 (10.08%) Waterfall

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 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.84%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.84%) G Suite
3 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) ADSL
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
1 1 (0.84%) MPLS
1 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.45%) Power BI
4 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (9.24%) Data Mining
6 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.20%) Big Data
8 3 (2.52%) DB2
9 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.68%) GIS
10 1 (0.84%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Axure RP
1 4 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.68%) ER Studio
3 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 37 (31.09%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Retail
3 13 (10.92%) Marketing
4 6 (5.04%) Back Office
5 5 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (72.27%) Analyst
2 67 (56.30%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 17 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.40%) Business Manager
5 10 (8.40%) Business Project Manager
5 10 (8.40%) Project Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Business IT Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Graduate
6 8 (6.72%) Graduate Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) IT Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) IT Business Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Retail Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) .NET
2 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.36%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (31.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.36%) PMI
5 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Fintech
7 1 (0.84%) FMCG
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Windows 10
2 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.52%) AIX
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Project Management
2 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.37%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (20.17%) PRINCE2
5 23 (19.33%) SDLC
6 17 (14.29%) CRM
6 17 (14.29%) UML
7 15 (12.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (12.61%) User Stories
7 15 (12.61%) Visualisation
8 14 (11.76%) Data Analysis
9 13 (10.92%) ETL
9 13 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Change Management
10 12 (10.08%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.08%) ITIL
10 12 (10.08%) Presales
10 12 (10.08%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.24%) Dashboard Development
11 11 (9.24%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.57%) SQL
2 12 (10.08%) VBA
3 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.04%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.20%) C#
6 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.68%) Python
6 2 (1.68%) VBScript
7 1 (0.84%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Degree
2 18 (15.13%) ISEB
3 9 (7.56%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.20%) PMP
5 4 (3.36%) PhD
6 2 (1.68%) CBAP
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
2 6 (5.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) GDPR
3 2 (1.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.68%) BitLocker
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.68%) XenApp
1 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.08%) SAP
2 12 (10.08%) Tableau
3 11 (9.24%) Cognos
4 4 (3.36%) Adobe
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle
5 2 (1.68%) VMware
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com