The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 78 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.73% 1.00% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.01% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 1
Average salary £44,000 £38,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.03% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
996 986 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.98% 98.70% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 875 835 662
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,825
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Brighton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (60.00%) Scrum
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Waterfall
3 25 (45.45%) UML
4 20 (36.36%) Finance
4 20 (36.36%) Use Case
5 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
5 14 (25.45%) Business Process Mapping
6 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) DSDM
7 12 (21.82%) .NET
7 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.55%) Business Transformation
10 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.73%) XML
11 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.91%) Retail
12 5 (9.09%) Banking
12 5 (9.09%) Moodle
12 5 (9.09%) BPMN
12 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (9.09%) Retail Banking
12 5 (9.09%) Six Sigma
12 5 (9.09%) BPR
12 5 (9.09%) Project Management
12 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
12 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 4 (7.27%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Moodle
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) XML
2 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.45%) E-Learning
1 3 (5.45%) Learning Management System
1 3 (5.45%) User Experience
1 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Scrum
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Waterfall
3 25 (45.45%) UML
4 20 (36.36%) Use Case
5 14 (25.45%) Business Process Mapping
5 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
6 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) DSDM
8 8 (14.55%) Business Transformation
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.09%) BPMN
10 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 5 (9.09%) BPR
10 5 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (7.27%) RUP
11 4 (7.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C#
1 4 (7.27%) Java
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
1 4 (7.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification