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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 25 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.16% 7.14% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 7.27% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.68% -
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
128 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.09% 98.21% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 79
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) Epicor
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Retail

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Epicor