The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.76% 2.17% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 391 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 92.96% 94.44% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 234 344 194
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (62.50%) User Stories
2 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Retail
3 8 (50.00%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) User Stories
2 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft