Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 141 94
Rank change year-on-year +53 -47 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 119 82 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.95% 1.95% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.20% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 104 74 115
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -7.41%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,350 £75,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.52% +6.49%

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 3,622 3,725 3,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 89.65% 88.37% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,820 3,164 3,245
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,700
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -12 28 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -8 22 £40,000 -42.86% 1
Stevenage +23 21 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Hemel Hempstead +16 9 £40,000 - 2
St Albans - 6 £34,250 -
Hatfield +5 5 £52,500 - 2
Broxbourne 0 5 £23,000 -59.11%
Letchworth +16 2 - -
Rickmansworth -1 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (33.61%) Project Management
3 37 (31.09%) Finance
4 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
5 32 (26.89%) SQL
6 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (24.37%) Degree
7 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 28 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (21.85%) CRM
9 21 (17.65%) UML
10 20 (16.81%) PRINCE2
10 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (15.97%) Customer Requirements
12 18 (15.13%) Data Analysis
13 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (14.29%) Visualisation
14 16 (13.45%) ISEB
14 16 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (12.61%) ETL
15 15 (12.61%) Change Management
15 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (12.61%) Power BI
16 14 (11.76%) Presales
16 14 (11.76%) User Stories
16 14 (11.76%) Marketing
16 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (11.76%) Tableau
16 14 (11.76%) Retail
16 14 (11.76%) VBA

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 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) CMS
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) Cognos TM1
1 13 (10.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) G Suite
2 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.84%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) ADSL
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
1 3 (2.52%) MPLS
1 3 (2.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (12.61%) Power BI
4 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (10.92%) Data Mining
6 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.20%) Big Data
8 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.84%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.88%) ER Studio
3 3 (2.52%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 37 (31.09%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Marketing
2 14 (11.76%) Retail
3 6 (5.04%) Back Office
4 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (64.71%) Analyst
2 56 (47.06%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.81%) Project Manager
4 17 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Project Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) Business Manager
6 11 (9.24%) Business Project Manager
7 9 (7.56%) Architect
8 8 (6.72%) Graduate
8 8 (6.72%) Graduate Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Data Architect
10 6 (5.04%) Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) .NET
2 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
2 11 (9.24%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.36%) PMI
4 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Fintech
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.84%) AIX
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Project Management
2 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (21.85%) CRM
5 21 (17.65%) UML
6 20 (16.81%) PRINCE2
7 19 (15.97%) Customer Requirements
8 18 (15.13%) Data Analysis
9 17 (14.29%) Visualisation
10 15 (12.61%) Change Management
10 15 (12.61%) ETL
11 14 (11.76%) Presales
11 14 (11.76%) User Stories
12 13 (10.92%) Business Development
12 13 (10.92%) Dashboard Development
12 13 (10.92%) Data Extraction
12 13 (10.92%) Decision-Making
12 13 (10.92%) Process Improvement
12 13 (10.92%) SDLC
12 13 (10.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.89%) SQL
2 14 (11.76%) VBA
3 13 (10.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.92%) T-SQL
4 12 (10.08%) C#
5 2 (1.68%) Python
6 1 (0.84%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.84%) Java
6 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (24.37%) Degree
2 16 (13.45%) ISEB
3 6 (5.04%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.36%) PhD
6 2 (1.68%) CBAP
6 2 (1.68%) PMP
6 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
3 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.84%) BitLocker
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.84%) XenApp
1 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) Tableau
3 13 (10.92%) Cognos
4 9 (7.56%) SAP
5 3 (2.52%) Adobe
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) Remedy
6 2 (1.68%) BMC
6 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.84%) Avaya
7 1 (0.84%) Google
7 1 (0.84%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.84%) Siemens
7 1 (0.84%) VMware