The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 13 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.01% 9.71% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 10.10% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
West 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 Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 99 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 99.10% 96.12% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 91 69
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 14 (66.67%) Change Management
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Back Office
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) QlikView
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) GIS
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) MBA
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) SEO
6 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (23.81%) Back Office
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) GIS
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Change Management
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) SEO
6 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) MBA
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Business Objects