The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 63 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 926 821 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.09% 3.78% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 3.97% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 764 699 851
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +45 256 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Berkshire 0 232 £49,500 +4.21% 35
Buckinghamshire +17 105 £45,000 +16.88% 16
Hampshire -34 103 £45,000 - 24
Kent +24 77 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +20 69 £42,500 +8.97% 11
West Sussex -21 45 £45,000 +7.14% 1
East Sussex -28 21 £40,000 - 7
Middlesex -8 20 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Sussex +6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Thames Valley -10 1 £45,000 -33.33%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 725 (42.60%) Business Analysis
2 633 (37.19%) Finance
3 297 (17.45%) UML
4 290 (17.04%) Project Management
5 283 (16.63%) Waterfall
6 274 (16.10%) Degree
7 246 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
8 241 (14.16%) ISEB
9 237 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 208 (12.22%) Scrum
11 201 (11.81%) SQL
12 199 (11.69%) Use Case
13 176 (10.34%) CRM
14 160 (9.40%) MS Excel
15 157 (9.22%) Telecoms
16 156 (9.17%) PRINCE2
17 149 (8.75%) Microsoft
18 143 (8.40%) E-Commerce
18 143 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
19 132 (7.76%) User Stories
20 126 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
21 125 (7.34%) Oracle
22 120 (7.05%) Systems Analysis
23 116 (6.82%) Change Management
24 112 (6.58%) Retail
25 107 (6.29%) MS Visio
26 106 (6.23%) Data Modelling
27 95 (5.58%) Banking
28 88 (5.17%) ITIL
29 82 (4.82%) Java

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.23%) CMS
3 36 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.18%) SAS
7 2 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.12%) IIS
7 2 (0.12%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.12%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.059%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.059%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.059%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.059%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.059%) Kentico
Applications
1 160 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 107 (6.29%) MS Visio
3 52 (3.06%) MS Office
4 46 (2.70%) MS Project
5 25 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.29%) SPSS
8 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.059%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 20 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (0.53%) MFGPRO
5 9 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.35%) Maximo
7 5 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.24%) Academy Housing
8 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.24%) arcHouse
8 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.24%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.71%) SaaS
2 9 (0.53%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.059%) Taleo
3 1 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.059%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.35%) Internet
2 29 (1.70%) Intranet
3 12 (0.71%) Broadband
4 7 (0.41%) Extranet
4 7 (0.41%) MVNO
5 5 (0.29%) HTTP
6 3 (0.18%) WAN
6 3 (0.18%) LAN
6 3 (0.18%) 4G
7 2 (0.12%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.12%) NFC
7 2 (0.12%) SMS
7 2 (0.12%) VPN
7 2 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.059%) Wireless
8 1 (0.059%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (0.88%) Big Data
5 15 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (0.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (0.59%) MySQL
8 9 (0.53%) QlikView
8 9 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.47%) Cognos Report Studio
9 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.41%) OLAP
11 6 (0.35%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (1.82%) JIRA
2 15 (0.88%) ERwin
3 11 (0.65%) Axure RP
4 9 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (0.24%) RequisitePro
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.12%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.059%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.059%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.059%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.059%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 633 (37.19%) Finance
2 157 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 112 (6.58%) Retail
4 95 (5.58%) Banking
5 76 (4.47%) Marketing
6 46 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 42 (2.47%) Advertising
8 33 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 31 (1.82%) Back Office
10 23 (1.35%) Legal
11 21 (1.23%) Publishing
12 19 (1.12%) Billing
12 19 (1.12%) Automotive
13 14 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.71%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.59%) Front Office
16 8 (0.47%) German Language
17 7 (0.41%) Law
18 6 (0.35%) French Language
18 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (4.52%) .NET
2 36 (2.12%) XML
3 24 (1.41%) Web Services
4 23 (1.35%) HTML
5 18 (1.06%) CSS
5 18 (1.06%) RESTful
6 16 (0.94%) EDI
7 15 (0.88%) MDX
8 13 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 12 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.35%) SOAP
11 4 (0.24%) WCF
11 4 (0.24%) COM
12 3 (0.18%) XML Messaging
12 3 (0.18%) Middleware
13 2 (0.12%) SAP Business Workflow
13 2 (0.12%) Mason
13 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.059%) SAP XI
14 1 (0.059%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (3.94%) Management Information System
2 49 (2.88%) Computer Science
3 40 (2.35%) FMCG
4 28 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.00%) Social Media
6 17 (1.00%) PMI
7 16 (0.94%) Life Science
7 16 (0.94%) LIMS
8 15 (0.88%) Smart Meter
9 14 (0.82%) Smartphone
9 14 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 12 (0.71%) GIS
11 11 (0.65%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.53%) NHS
13 9 (0.53%) Human Factors
14 7 (0.41%) Physics
15 6 (0.35%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (0.59%) Windows
2 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.24%) Android
3 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
3 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.12%) Linux
5 1 (0.059%) UNIX
5 1 (0.059%) OS/400
5 1 (0.059%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.059%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (42.60%) Business Analysis
2 297 (17.45%) UML
3 290 (17.04%) Project Management
4 283 (16.63%) Waterfall
5 246 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
6 237 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 208 (12.22%) Scrum
8 199 (11.69%) Use Case
9 176 (10.34%) CRM
10 156 (9.17%) PRINCE2
11 143 (8.40%) E-Commerce
11 143 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 132 (7.76%) User Stories
13 126 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
14 120 (7.05%) Systems Analysis
15 116 (6.82%) Change Management
16 106 (6.23%) Data Modelling
17 88 (5.17%) ITIL
18 77 (4.52%) BPMN
19 75 (4.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 201 (11.81%) SQL
2 82 (4.82%) Java
3 30 (1.76%) C#
4 21 (1.23%) PL/SQL
5 19 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 14 (0.82%) VB
7 13 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.53%) PHP
8 9 (0.53%) C++
9 7 (0.41%) C
9 7 (0.41%) VBA
10 6 (0.35%) R
11 5 (0.29%) Scala
12 4 (0.24%) Groovy
12 4 (0.24%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.12%) ABAP
13 2 (0.12%) VBScript
13 2 (0.12%) RPG
13 2 (0.12%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.059%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 274 (16.10%) Degree
2 241 (14.16%) ISEB
3 60 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 43 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.53%) PMI Certification
6 17 (1.00%) CBAP
7 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.76%) MCSE
8 13 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.65%) ACCA
10 9 (0.53%) PMP
10 9 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
10 9 (0.53%) IIBA
11 8 (0.47%) AAT
12 7 (0.41%) CIMA
12 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.24%) ICAEW
14 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.18%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.41%) QA
2 22 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.59%) SLA
5 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.29%) HL7
7 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.059%) GAAP
9 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.059%) MiFID
9 1 (0.059%) FATCA
9 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.059%) EMIR
9 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.059%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 149 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 125 (7.34%) Oracle
3 78 (4.58%) SAP
4 44 (2.59%) Siebel
5 30 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (1.41%) Cognos
7 18 (1.06%) Business Objects
8 13 (0.76%) Teradata
9 12 (0.71%) IBM
9 12 (0.71%) Ab Initio
10 10 (0.59%) Sage
11 9 (0.53%) QAD
11 9 (0.53%) Trillium
12 8 (0.47%) Orchard
13 7 (0.41%) hybris
14 6 (0.35%) Google
14 6 (0.35%) Northgate
14 6 (0.35%) Civica
14 6 (0.35%) Capita
14 6 (0.35%) Remedy
Wokingham, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago