Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Business Analysis
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 48 49
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 40 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.12% 4.49% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 5.08% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 28
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,350 £34,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,150 £52,875
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 494 866 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.90% 88.28% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 464 751 660
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Suffolk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Suffolk

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +14 38 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Business Analysis
East of England

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

1 17 (42.50%) Workflow
1 17 (42.50%) Use Case
1 17 (42.50%) SDLC
2 16 (40.00%) BPMN
3 14 (35.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (27.50%) Retail
6 8 (20.00%) QA
6 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
7 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (15.00%) ISEB
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) Analytics
8 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
9 5 (12.50%) GDPR
9 5 (12.50%) CRM
9 5 (12.50%) Legal
10 4 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (10.00%) Degree
10 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.50%) OLAP
2 1 (2.50%) OLTP
2 1 (2.50%) Power BI
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Analyst
2 34 (85.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Process Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Graduate
8 1 (2.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) WPF
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) SDLC
1 17 (42.50%) Use Case
1 17 (42.50%) Workflow
2 16 (40.00%) BPMN
3 14 (35.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.00%) Analytics
7 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) CRM
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.50%) ERP
10 3 (7.50%) OOD
10 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ISEB
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) HL7
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Trillium