Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 124 67
Rank change year-on-year -3 -57 +51
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 93 88 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.96% 2.08% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.30% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 85 71 167
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £80,000 £71,672
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 4,144 3,823 4,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.15% 90.19% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,417 3,224 3,537
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -10 21 £52,500 +5.00%
Stevenage - 15 £47,500 -
St Albans - 11 £37,500 - 2
Broxbourne +11 9 £45,000 +35.34%
Hatfield -24 8 £55,000 +32.53% 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 4 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Welwyn Garden City -33 4 £40,000 -42.86% 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £32,500 -
Letchworth +13 2 - - 2
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 32 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (33.33%) SQL
3 28 (30.11%) Project Management
4 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (24.73%) Degree
5 23 (24.73%) SDLC
6 22 (23.66%) Finance
7 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (21.51%) PRINCE2
8 15 (16.13%) Retail
9 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (15.05%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
11 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (10.75%) Change Management
12 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.75%) ITIL
12 10 (10.75%) SAP
12 10 (10.75%) Power BI
13 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (9.68%) Back Office
13 9 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (9.68%) Marketing
14 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
14 8 (8.60%) ISEB
14 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.60%) Use Case

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 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.30%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (2.15%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (1.08%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.38%) SaaS
2 4 (4.30%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.15%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.15%) Slack
4 1 (1.08%) G Suite
4 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (10.75%) Power BI
3 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) DB2
7 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.15%) GIS
7 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Axure RP
1 4 (4.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Retail
3 9 (9.68%) Back Office
3 9 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (70.97%) Analyst
2 47 (50.54%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Business IT Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) IT Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Consultant
5 7 (7.53%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Graduate
6 6 (6.45%) Graduate Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Retail Business Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) SaaS Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) REST
1 5 (5.38%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) Ajax
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.08%) jQuery
2 1 (1.08%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.08%) XHTML
2 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.15%) Animation
5 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.15%) FMCG
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
2 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.23%) AIX
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Project Management
2 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.73%) SDLC
4 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (21.51%) PRINCE2
5 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (15.05%) Waterfall
6 12 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (10.75%) Change Management
7 10 (10.75%) ITIL
7 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.60%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.60%) Use Case
10 7 (7.53%) Business Change Management
10 7 (7.53%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.53%) Scenario Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.38%) VBA
3 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.15%) VBScript
5 1 (1.08%) C#
5 1 (1.08%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Degree
2 8 (8.60%) ISEB
3 6 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.38%) PMP
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.08%) CBAP
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.45%) GDPR
3 4 (4.30%) PMO
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) BitLocker
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.15%) XenApp
1 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) SAP
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle
4 5 (5.38%) Tableau
5 4 (4.30%) Adobe
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos
6 2 (2.15%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.15%) VMware
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) Orchard
7 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com