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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 62 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 881 916 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.24% 4.03% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 4.24% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 752 779 728
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
19721 21579 21053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 95.04% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16234 17295 17372
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Berkshire +1 226 £46,250 -7.50% 25
Hampshire +37 148 £45,000 - 9
Surrey -40 146 £46,500 -7.00% 12
Buckinghamshire +12 115 £46,500 +9.41% 8
Oxfordshire +23 74 £47,500 +11.76% 12
West Sussex +13 56 £49,000 +3.15% 4
Kent -11 45 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Middlesex +18 34 £55,000 +26.43%
East Sussex +18 27 £45,000 - 1
Sussex -2 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Thames Valley +6 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Home Counties -5 1 £60,000 +37.93%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 810 (44.68%) Business Analysis
2 682 (37.62%) Finance
3 654 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
4 322 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
5 319 (17.60%) Degree
6 305 (16.82%) Project Management
7 304 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 291 (16.05%) Use Case
9 276 (15.22%) Scrum
10 254 (14.01%) SDLC
11 244 (13.46%) Waterfall
12 237 (13.07%) Retail
13 233 (12.85%) UML
14 223 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
15 211 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
16 193 (10.65%) ISEB
17 190 (10.48%) SQL
18 181 (9.98%) User Stories
19 174 (9.60%) E-Commerce
20 156 (8.60%) PRINCE2
20 156 (8.60%) SQL Server
21 151 (8.33%) Banking
22 140 (7.72%) Change Management
23 137 (7.56%) Data Modelling
24 127 (7.00%) CRM
25 126 (6.95%) Microsoft
26 120 (6.62%) Telecoms
27 119 (6.56%) Oracle
28 117 (6.45%) ERP
29 115 (6.34%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 54 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.65%) Confluence
3 21 (1.16%) CMS
4 18 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.22%) JBoss
8 4 (0.22%) SAS
8 4 (0.22%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
10 2 (0.11%) IIS
10 2 (0.11%) Documentum
11 1 (0.055%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.055%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.055%) Drupal
11 1 (0.055%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.055%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 115 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.86%) MS Office
3 56 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 46 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.83%) MS Project
6 11 (0.61%) SPSS
6 11 (0.61%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
2 25 (1.38%) HFM
2 25 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.66%) SAP FI
5 11 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.50%) Orchard Housing
8 7 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.28%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.22%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.72%) SaaS
2 11 (0.61%) Office 365
3 6 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.055%) Taleo
4 1 (0.055%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.55%) ATM
2 7 (0.39%) Intranet
3 6 (0.33%) Internet
3 6 (0.33%) LAN
3 6 (0.33%) WAN
4 5 (0.28%) Skype
5 4 (0.22%) Wireless
5 4 (0.22%) Extranet
6 3 (0.17%) Firewall
7 2 (0.11%) WebEx
8 1 (0.055%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 84 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 38 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (1.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 30 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
7 30 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 26 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 26 (1.43%) Data Mining
9 23 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
9 23 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (1.27%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.16%) QlikView
11 20 (1.10%) OLAP
12 18 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
13 16 (0.88%) SQL Navigator
13 16 (0.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 66 (3.64%) JIRA
2 31 (1.71%) Toad
3 19 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.33%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.28%) Subversion
6 4 (0.22%) ERwin
7 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.11%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.055%) CaliberRM
9 1 (0.055%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.055%) Rational DOORS
General
1 682 (37.62%) Finance
2 237 (13.07%) Retail
3 151 (8.33%) Banking
4 120 (6.62%) Telecoms
5 74 (4.08%) Marketing
6 39 (2.15%) Billing
7 34 (1.88%) Automotive
8 28 (1.54%) Back Office
9 26 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.32%) Advertising
12 21 (1.16%) Retail Banking
13 17 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.55%) Electronics
15 9 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.44%) Legal
17 6 (0.33%) Front Office
18 4 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (3.92%) .NET
2 30 (1.65%) XML
3 25 (1.38%) Web Services
4 19 (1.05%) REST
5 18 (0.99%) Gherkin
6 16 (0.88%) Mason
7 14 (0.77%) HTML
8 12 (0.66%) MDX
9 11 (0.61%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.50%) XML Schema
11 8 (0.44%) SOAP
12 6 (0.33%) CSS
13 3 (0.17%) JSP
13 3 (0.17%) EDI
13 3 (0.17%) WCF
14 2 (0.11%) Hibernate
14 2 (0.11%) Spring
14 2 (0.11%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.11%) Visualforce
14 2 (0.11%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 322 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 62 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 61 (3.36%) User Experience
5 35 (1.93%) FMCG
6 26 (1.43%) Life Science
7 23 (1.27%) iPad
8 22 (1.21%) Statistics
9 21 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 20 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (0.94%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.66%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.61%) EPoS
15 10 (0.55%) Data Centre
16 8 (0.44%) Data Conversion
17 6 (0.33%) NHS
17 6 (0.33%) Client/Server
18 5 (0.28%) DTV
18 5 (0.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.05%) Windows
2 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (0.55%) Windows 8
3 9 (0.50%) Linux
4 5 (0.28%) UNIX
5 2 (0.11%) Solaris
5 2 (0.11%) SUSE
5 2 (0.11%) Android
5 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (44.68%) Business Analysis
2 654 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (16.82%) Project Management
4 304 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 291 (16.05%) Use Case
6 276 (15.22%) Scrum
7 254 (14.01%) SDLC
8 244 (13.46%) Waterfall
9 233 (12.85%) UML
10 223 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 211 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
12 181 (9.98%) User Stories
13 174 (9.60%) E-Commerce
14 156 (8.60%) PRINCE2
15 140 (7.72%) Change Management
16 137 (7.56%) Data Modelling
17 127 (7.00%) CRM
18 117 (6.45%) ERP
19 91 (5.02%) Business Process Mapping
20 76 (4.19%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 190 (10.48%) SQL
2 52 (2.87%) Java
3 38 (2.10%) C#
4 28 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 22 (1.21%) T-SQL
6 21 (1.16%) VBA
7 14 (0.77%) JavaScript
8 11 (0.61%) C++
9 10 (0.55%) VB
10 9 (0.50%) C
11 8 (0.44%) MATLAB
12 6 (0.33%) ABAP
13 5 (0.28%) Perl
13 5 (0.28%) PHP
14 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.17%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.11%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.11%) RPG
15 2 (0.11%) Python
15 2 (0.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 319 (17.60%) Degree
2 193 (10.65%) ISEB
3 55 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 48 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.39%) ACCA
7 7 (0.39%) CIMA
7 7 (0.39%) IIBA
8 5 (0.28%) AAT
9 4 (0.22%) CCA
10 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.055%) CBAP
12 1 (0.055%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.055%) MBA
12 1 (0.055%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.11%) GAAP
4 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.055%) TickIT
5 1 (0.055%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.055%) HL7
5 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 126 (6.95%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.56%) Oracle
3 94 (5.18%) SAP
4 48 (2.65%) Cognos
5 44 (2.43%) hybris
6 35 (1.93%) IBM
7 32 (1.77%) Informatica
7 32 (1.77%) Atlassian
8 25 (1.38%) Hyperion
8 25 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (0.83%) JD Edwards
10 12 (0.66%) CODA
10 12 (0.66%) Amdocs
11 11 (0.61%) Siebel
12 10 (0.55%) Thunderhead
13 9 (0.50%) Northgate
13 9 (0.50%) Civica
13 9 (0.50%) Capita
13 9 (0.50%) Orchard
14 8 (0.44%) Tableau
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Health care, ect.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + car
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Posted: 8 hours ago
Alton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 29 days, great bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Montash
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £65-£80K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Firefly HC
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago