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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 76 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.00% 1.92% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.94% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
988 774 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.60% 98.85% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 874 683 751
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 October 2014, 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 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) UML
3 22 (52.38%) Scrum
4 21 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 20 (47.62%) .NET
5 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 18 (42.86%) Data Modelling
7 15 (35.71%) Finance
8 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
10 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 4 (9.52%) DSDM
12 4 (9.52%) ISEB
12 4 (9.52%) QA
12 4 (9.52%) Use Case
12 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.14%) BDD
13 3 (7.14%) TDD
13 3 (7.14%) Degree
13 3 (7.14%) Change Management
14 2 (4.76%) Informatica
14 2 (4.76%) XML
14 2 (4.76%) OO
14 2 (4.76%) SOAP
14 2 (4.76%) C#
14 2 (4.76%) Java
14 2 (4.76%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 2 (4.76%) Moodle
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) UML
3 22 (52.38%) Scrum
4 21 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 18 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
7 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.52%) DSDM
9 4 (9.52%) Use Case
10 3 (7.14%) BDD
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) TDD
11 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
11 2 (4.76%) OO
11 2 (4.76%) Time Management
12 1 (2.38%) Product Management
12 1 (2.38%) User Stories
12 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (2.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C#
1 2 (4.76%) Java
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
1 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Informatica