The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 56 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.45% 3.55% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 3.66% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 14
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,650 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
639 764 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.94% 96.95% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 585 657 641
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Guildford

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 27 (67.50%) Change Management
2 25 (62.50%) Requirements Management
3 24 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (52.50%) Line Management
5 19 (47.50%) Finance
6 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 16 (40.00%) ERP
7 16 (40.00%) Document Management
8 15 (37.50%) Degree
8 15 (37.50%) Firewall
9 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (32.50%) Test Strategy
10 11 (27.50%) CaliberRM
10 11 (27.50%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (27.50%) RequisitePro
10 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.00%) UML
14 5 (12.50%) MS Project
14 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
14 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
14 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (10.00%) QA
16 3 (7.50%) Use Case
16 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
16 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
16 3 (7.50%) Java

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) RequisitePro
1 11 (27.50%) CaliberRM
1 11 (27.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) DTV
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Change Management
2 25 (62.50%) Requirements Management
3 24 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (52.50%) Line Management
5 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (40.00%) ERP
6 16 (40.00%) Document Management
7 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (32.50%) Test Strategy
8 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
9 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.00%) UML
11 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
12 3 (7.50%) Product Management
12 3 (7.50%) Use Case
13 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
13 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
13 2 (5.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) BT