The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 26 50 45
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.21% 2.08% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.30% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -30.00%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 119 392 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 87.50% 90.53% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 105 349 264
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Ipswich

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) QA
3 6 (25.00%) Guidewire
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Legal
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) WCAG
7 2 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (8.33%) Economics
7 2 (8.33%) Data Mart
7 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (8.33%) InDesign
7 2 (8.33%) Adobe
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.33%) InDesign
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mart
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
1 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Development Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Development Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Software Development Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) DSDM
5 2 (8.33%) Economics
5 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) WCAG
3 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.17%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Guidewire
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe