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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 15 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.65% 13.27% 17.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.74% 13.54% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 32
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,050 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,350 £46,000
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
103 96 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 99.04% 97.96% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 91 166
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 18 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Degree
4 12 (52.17%) Back Office
5 11 (47.83%) Change Management
5 11 (47.83%) Project Management
6 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
8 5 (21.74%) Business Process Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) System Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Change Control
9 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Line Management
9 4 (17.39%) Use Case
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) GIS
10 3 (13.04%) SOA
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 3 (13.04%) QlikView
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) XML
11 2 (8.70%) SEO
11 2 (8.70%) JIRA
12 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
12 1 (4.35%) Web Design

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (52.17%) Back Office
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
3 11 (47.83%) Change Management
4 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Change Control
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Line Management
7 4 (17.39%) Use Case
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) SEO
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) Web Design
10 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) IIBA
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google