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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 55 65
Rank change year-on-year +30 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 37 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.94% 1.78% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 2.03% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 8
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,300 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,700 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 375 492 562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 90.58% 87.54% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 346 459 511
Median salary £42,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 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
Ipswich +30 33 £52,500 +42.08% 1
Bury St Edmunds +6 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Newmarket - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) SDLC
3 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 14 (29.17%) Project Management
5 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (29.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (27.08%) HL7
6 13 (27.08%) Document Management
6 13 (27.08%) Presales
7 12 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (18.75%) ISEB
9 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.67%) QA
10 6 (12.50%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
11 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
11 5 (10.42%) Workflow
11 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
11 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (10.42%) SQL
12 4 (8.33%) Legal
12 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.33%) Data Governance
12 4 (8.33%) Analytics

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 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Analyst
2 24 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Consultant
3 13 (27.08%) Product Consultant
3 13 (27.08%) Product Manager
3 13 (27.08%) Professional Services Consultant
3 13 (27.08%) Professional Services Manager
3 13 (27.08%) Software Consultant
3 13 (27.08%) Software Manager
3 13 (27.08%) Software Product Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Software Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) PMO Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) SDLC
2 14 (29.17%) Project Management
2 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 13 (27.08%) Document Management
3 13 (27.08%) Presales
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.42%) Workflow
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 4 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) R
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) HL7
2 8 (16.67%) QA
3 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
4 4 (8.33%) PMO
5 3 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Guidewire
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.08%) Trillium