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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 60 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 876 817 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.33% 3.93% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 4.16% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 733 649 684
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,600
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
19277 19662 19473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.18% 94.63% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15741 15577 16420
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 £26,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +39 294 £52,500 +8.24% 22
Surrey -13 169 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Hampshire -19 128 £45,000 - 27
Buckinghamshire +24 112 £45,000 - 13
West Sussex -13 49 £40,000 -13.04% 4
Oxfordshire +5 33 £42,500 +6.25% 16
East Sussex -14 27 £40,000 - 5
Kent -19 25 £45,000 - 9
Middlesex +6 24 £51,250 +17.14% 2
Sussex +4 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Home Counties - 3 £52,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 836 (45.91%) Business Analysis
2 640 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
3 595 (32.67%) Finance
4 314 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 296 (16.25%) Use Case
6 283 (15.54%) UML
7 281 (15.43%) Project Management
8 277 (15.21%) Degree
9 271 (14.88%) Scrum
10 268 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
11 262 (14.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 229 (12.58%) Waterfall
13 221 (12.14%) Retail
14 219 (12.03%) SQL
15 198 (10.87%) CRM
16 196 (10.76%) E-Commerce
17 185 (10.16%) ISEB
18 181 (9.94%) ERP
19 180 (9.88%) User Stories
20 163 (8.95%) Change Management
20 163 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
21 155 (8.51%) PRINCE2
22 150 (8.24%) SAP
23 149 (8.18%) Telecoms
24 137 (7.52%) Oracle
25 133 (7.30%) Systems Analysis
26 131 (7.19%) MS Excel
27 130 (7.14%) Microsoft
28 110 (6.04%) Workflow
29 109 (5.99%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 57 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.10%) CMS
3 17 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 13 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (0.38%) SAS
8 5 (0.27%) Moodle
8 5 (0.27%) JBoss
9 4 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.16%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.16%) PegaRULES
10 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.16%) IIS
11 2 (0.11%) Documentum
11 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 131 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 107 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 71 (3.90%) MS Office
4 47 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 46 (2.53%) MS Project
6 2 (0.11%) SPSS
7 1 (0.055%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.43%) SAP CO
1 26 (1.43%) SAP FI
1 26 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (1.37%) SAP R/3
3 24 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (0.88%) HFM
7 14 (0.77%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 14 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.66%) SAP SD
9 8 (0.44%) SAP LE
10 7 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.38%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.38%) SAP WM
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
13 4 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.55%) SaaS
2 2 (0.11%) Taleo
2 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.77%) Firewall
2 13 (0.71%) Internet
3 7 (0.38%) Extranet
3 7 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.33%) WAN
4 6 (0.33%) LAN
4 6 (0.33%) Wireless
5 5 (0.27%) Intranet
6 4 (0.22%) ATM
7 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.16%) Broadband
8 2 (0.11%) SDH
8 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.11%) VPN
8 2 (0.11%) SMDS
8 2 (0.11%) VLAN
8 2 (0.11%) LTE
8 2 (0.11%) 4G
9 1 (0.055%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 29 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 24 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
7 23 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
7 23 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 23 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 21 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 17 (0.93%) OLAP
10 16 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (0.77%) SQL Navigator
11 14 (0.77%) OLTP
11 14 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
11 14 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (0.66%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 44 (2.42%) JIRA
2 32 (1.76%) Toad
3 16 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.77%) RequisitePro
4 14 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 13 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (0.71%) CaliberRM
5 13 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.27%) RSpec
7 5 (0.27%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.055%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.055%) ERwin
8 1 (0.055%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.055%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 595 (32.67%) Finance
2 221 (12.14%) Retail
3 149 (8.18%) Telecoms
4 109 (5.99%) Banking
5 108 (5.93%) Marketing
6 102 (5.60%) Billing
7 70 (3.84%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.14%) Advertising
9 33 (1.81%) Back Office
10 26 (1.43%) Publishing
11 25 (1.37%) Automotive
12 19 (1.04%) Legal
13 18 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (0.93%) General Ledger
15 12 (0.66%) Front Office
16 10 (0.55%) Electronics
17 9 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (4.34%) .NET
2 60 (3.29%) XML
3 28 (1.54%) Web Services
4 15 (0.82%) Middleware
4 15 (0.82%) HTML
5 13 (0.71%) EDI
6 12 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 10 (0.55%) RESTful
8 9 (0.49%) REST
8 9 (0.49%) SOAP
9 7 (0.38%) CSS
10 6 (0.33%) Gherkin
11 5 (0.27%) BAPI
11 5 (0.27%) XML Schema
11 5 (0.27%) COM
12 3 (0.16%) JRules
12 3 (0.16%) Spring
12 3 (0.16%) Mason
12 3 (0.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 268 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 71 (3.90%) User Experience
4 68 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.36%) FMCG
6 29 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 24 (1.32%) iPad
9 10 (0.55%) EPoS
10 9 (0.49%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.49%) Telematics
10 9 (0.49%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.44%) GIS
11 8 (0.44%) Statistics
12 7 (0.38%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.38%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.38%) Life Science
12 7 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.33%) LIMS
13 6 (0.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.04%) UNIX
1 19 (1.04%) Windows
2 11 (0.60%) Linux
3 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (0.33%) Windows 8
4 4 (0.22%) Solaris
4 4 (0.22%) SUSE
4 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.11%) Android
5 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (45.91%) Business Analysis
2 640 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 296 (16.25%) Use Case
5 283 (15.54%) UML
6 281 (15.43%) Project Management
7 271 (14.88%) Scrum
8 262 (14.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 229 (12.58%) Waterfall
10 198 (10.87%) CRM
11 196 (10.76%) E-Commerce
12 181 (9.94%) ERP
13 180 (9.88%) User Stories
14 163 (8.95%) Change Management
14 163 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
15 155 (8.51%) PRINCE2
16 133 (7.30%) Systems Analysis
17 110 (6.04%) Workflow
18 103 (5.66%) Business Process Mapping
19 89 (4.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 219 (12.03%) SQL
2 70 (3.84%) Java
3 45 (2.47%) PL/SQL
4 41 (2.25%) C#
5 29 (1.59%) ABAP
6 17 (0.93%) VB
7 14 (0.77%) T-SQL
8 11 (0.60%) C
9 10 (0.55%) C++
9 10 (0.55%) JavaScript
9 10 (0.55%) VBA
10 8 (0.44%) Perl
11 7 (0.38%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.33%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.16%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.11%) Python
14 2 (0.11%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.055%) Scala
15 1 (0.055%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 277 (15.21%) Degree
2 185 (10.16%) ISEB
3 38 (2.09%) VCP4
3 38 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.15%) IIBA
6 20 (1.10%) CCA
7 12 (0.66%) ACCA
8 11 (0.60%) AAT
8 11 (0.60%) CIMA
9 10 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (0.27%) ICAEW
12 4 (0.22%) PMP
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.16%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.13%) QA
2 10 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.33%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) GAMP
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.055%) GAAP
6 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 6 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.055%) Netcool
1 1 (0.055%) OpenView
Vendors
1 150 (8.24%) SAP
2 137 (7.52%) Oracle
3 130 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 39 (2.14%) Business Objects
5 37 (2.03%) Informatica
6 27 (1.48%) Siebel
7 24 (1.32%) hybris
7 24 (1.32%) JD Edwards
8 21 (1.15%) Hyperion
8 21 (1.15%) Cognos
9 17 (0.93%) Huawei
10 15 (0.82%) Epicor
11 12 (0.66%) Amdocs
12 10 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.49%) Remedy
14 7 (0.38%) Comverse
14 7 (0.38%) Ericsson
15 6 (0.33%) Baan
15 6 (0.33%) TOWER Software
15 6 (0.33%) Cerillion
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