The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 40 108
Rank change year-on-year -33 +68  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 73 123 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.46% 5.42% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 5.64% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 60 109 57
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2055 2181 2807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.39% 96.12% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1820 2246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Hertfordshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 -17 25 £70,000 +33.33%
Hoddesdon +5 7 £24,500 -38.75%
Letchworth - 6 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Rickmansworth +9 4 £75,000 +19.04%
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 - -
Hitchin -3 1 £27,000 -40.00%
Hatfield -14 1 - - 2
Borehamwood -16 1 £45,000 -
Cheshunt - 1 £47,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.73%) Business Analysis
3 38 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (25.17%) Finance
5 26 (17.69%) Scrum
5 26 (17.69%) SQL
6 23 (15.65%) Retail
7 22 (14.97%) SDLC
7 22 (14.97%) Process Improvement
8 18 (12.24%) Degree
9 16 (10.88%) Line Management
10 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
13 11 (7.48%) System Testing
14 10 (6.80%) Project Planning
14 10 (6.80%) Project Management
14 10 (6.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (6.80%) User Stories
15 9 (6.12%) Change Management
15 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (6.12%) JIRA
16 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Excel
16 8 (5.44%) Software Delivery
17 7 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
17 7 (4.76%) ITIL
17 7 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
17 7 (4.76%) Data Analysis
18 6 (4.08%) Velocity

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Sonata
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) JIRA
General
1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 23 (15.65%) Retail
3 10 (6.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) Velocity
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 3 (2.04%) Middleware
3 3 (2.04%) SAP PI
3 3 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.40%) Fintech
3 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (0.68%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) NHS
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.73%) Business Analysis
3 26 (17.69%) Scrum
4 22 (14.97%) Process Improvement
4 22 (14.97%) SDLC
5 16 (10.88%) Line Management
6 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.48%) System Testing
10 10 (6.80%) Project Management
10 10 (6.80%) Project Planning
10 10 (6.80%) User Stories
11 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.12%) Change Management
12 8 (5.44%) Software Delivery
13 7 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (4.76%) ITIL
13 7 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.69%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.24%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) ISEB
3 2 (1.36%) CBAP
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.04%) GxP
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (4.08%) SAP
2 5 (3.40%) Avaloq
2 5 (3.40%) FNZ
3 3 (2.04%) BMC
3 3 (2.04%) Computacenter
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle
4 2 (1.36%) HP
4 2 (1.36%) Remedy
5 1 (0.68%) JDA
5 1 (0.68%) Northgate
5 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.68%) Workday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago