The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £43,922 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Analyst
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 59 60 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.71% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.35% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £43,922 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.79% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 529 568 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.46% 96.93% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 442 493 370
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Watford

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in Watford

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Watford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Watford

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Business Systems 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 Watford region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Software Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) NHS
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Fintech

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
1 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) SDLC
4 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Software Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing