Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 57 95
Rank change year-on-year -8 +38 -28
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 34 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.51% 3.37% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 3.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 7
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,240 £35,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £71,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - -7.41% +8.00%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 924 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.55% 88.85% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 679 790 749
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Watford

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Watford

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Watford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Watford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
3 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Retail
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (26.47%) ResourceLink
7 8 (23.53%) SAP
7 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (23.53%) Change Management
8 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.65%) Avaloq
9 6 (17.65%) FNZ
9 6 (17.65%) Sonata
9 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management
9 6 (17.65%) Supplier Management
9 6 (17.65%) HP
9 6 (17.65%) Business Change Management
9 6 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
10 5 (14.71%) Resource Allocation
10 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
11 4 (11.76%) Fintech
12 3 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
12 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 3 (8.82%) Business Process Analysis
12 3 (8.82%) Orchard
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) ResourceLink
2 6 (17.65%) Sonata
3 3 (8.82%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (5.88%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (35.29%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Analyst
2 27 (79.41%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) HR Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) HR Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Retail Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) UAT Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Wrap Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) SAP BI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Fintech
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
3 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Business Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
7 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (8.82%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 3 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (5.88%) E-business
9 2 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Avaloq
2 6 (17.65%) FNZ
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Orchard
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft