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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 10 21 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 3 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.86% 3.19% 18.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.00% 3.30% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 38
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £41,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
100 91 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 99.01% 96.81% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 92 86 178
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Back Office
5 10 (45.45%) Change Management
5 10 (45.45%) Project Management
5 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Marketing
6 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) System Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Use Case
7 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (18.18%) Change Control
7 4 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Line Management
8 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) User Experience
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) SEO
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 1 (4.55%) Web Design
9 1 (4.55%) Google
9 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
9 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
9 1 (4.55%) IIBA
9 1 (4.55%) JIRA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (50.00%) Back Office
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Use Case
4 4 (18.18%) Change Control
4 4 (18.18%) System Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 4 (18.18%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) IIBA
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google