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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 60 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 904 837 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.14% 3.86% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 4.07% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 774 712 926
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Berkshire +11 251 £49,500 +4.21% 24
Surrey -2 191 £47,500 -5.00% 18
Buckinghamshire +22 122 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire -19 106 £45,000 - 17
Kent +4 76 £45,000 -2.17% 2
West Sussex -4 60 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire +22 58 £45,000 +9.75% 13
East Sussex -4 23 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Middlesex +1 19 £55,000 +48.64% 1
Home Counties +8 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 780 (42.76%) Business Analysis
2 680 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 597 (32.73%) Finance
4 315 (17.27%) Project Management
5 312 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 305 (16.72%) UML
7 294 (16.12%) Degree
8 291 (15.95%) Waterfall
9 274 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
10 261 (14.31%) ISEB
11 260 (14.25%) Scrum
12 229 (12.55%) Use Case
13 205 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 195 (10.69%) PRINCE2
15 189 (10.36%) SQL
16 172 (9.43%) CRM
17 158 (8.66%) Retail
18 154 (8.44%) MS Excel
18 154 (8.44%) Microsoft
19 153 (8.39%) User Stories
20 151 (8.28%) Change Management
21 146 (8.00%) E-Commerce
22 123 (6.74%) Telecoms
23 121 (6.63%) Data Modelling
24 120 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
25 119 (6.52%) Oracle
26 117 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
27 113 (6.20%) MS Visio
28 109 (5.98%) Banking
29 99 (5.43%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 79 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.63%) CMS
3 39 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (0.55%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.22%) IIS
8 3 (0.16%) SAS
8 3 (0.16%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.11%) Moodle
9 2 (0.11%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.055%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.055%) Documentum
10 1 (0.055%) Kentico
Applications
1 154 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 113 (6.20%) MS Visio
3 65 (3.56%) MS Office
4 62 (3.40%) MS Project
5 33 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.055%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 16 (0.88%) SAP FI
1 16 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 12 (0.66%) SAP R/3
4 11 (0.60%) MFGPRO
4 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (0.55%) HFM
6 8 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.33%) Maximo
9 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.99%) SaaS
2 9 (0.49%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.055%) Taleo
3 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.055%) Force.com
3 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.32%) Internet
2 16 (0.88%) Intranet
3 4 (0.22%) Broadband
3 4 (0.22%) HTTP
3 4 (0.22%) VPN
4 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (0.16%) Extranet
4 3 (0.16%) Firewall
5 2 (0.11%) VLAN
5 2 (0.11%) NFC
5 2 (0.11%) LTE
5 2 (0.11%) 4G
5 2 (0.11%) DMVPN
5 2 (0.11%) ATM
5 2 (0.11%) LAN
5 2 (0.11%) SDH
5 2 (0.11%) SMS
5 2 (0.11%) WAN
5 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.26%) Relational Database
4 20 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (0.93%) OLAP
5 17 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 16 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (0.82%) Big Data
8 13 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
9 12 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (0.55%) SQL Navigator
11 10 (0.55%) OLTP
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (0.55%) MySQL
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
12 9 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (1.92%) JIRA
2 11 (0.60%) ERwin
3 10 (0.55%) Toad
3 10 (0.55%) Axure RP
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.22%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.16%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.16%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.11%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.055%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.055%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.055%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.055%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.055%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.055%) Cucumber
General
1 597 (32.73%) Finance
2 158 (8.66%) Retail
3 123 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 109 (5.98%) Banking
5 99 (5.43%) Marketing
6 63 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 52 (2.85%) Advertising
8 43 (2.36%) Back Office
9 34 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 30 (1.64%) Billing
11 28 (1.54%) Publishing
12 23 (1.26%) Legal
13 18 (0.99%) Front Office
14 15 (0.82%) Automotive
15 12 (0.66%) Law
16 11 (0.60%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.44%) General Ledger
19 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
19 4 (0.22%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (5.04%) .NET
2 57 (3.13%) XML
3 22 (1.21%) EDI
3 22 (1.21%) Web Services
4 21 (1.15%) HTML
5 17 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 15 (0.82%) CSS
7 10 (0.55%) RESTful
8 9 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (0.38%) SOAP
9 7 (0.38%) COM
9 7 (0.38%) MDX
10 6 (0.33%) WCF
10 6 (0.33%) REST
11 5 (0.27%) Middleware
12 3 (0.16%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.16%) Spring
13 2 (0.11%) HTML5
13 2 (0.11%) SAP Business Workflow
14 1 (0.055%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 274 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 63 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 54 (2.96%) User Experience
5 52 (2.85%) FMCG
6 26 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.26%) Life Science
8 18 (0.99%) Social Media
9 16 (0.88%) PMI
10 14 (0.77%) LIMS
11 13 (0.71%) Smart Meter
12 10 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.55%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.55%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.55%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.49%) Human Factors
14 7 (0.38%) Informatics
14 7 (0.38%) Physics
14 7 (0.38%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (0.66%) Windows
2 8 (0.44%) Linux
3 5 (0.27%) UNIX
4 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.22%) Windows 8
4 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.16%) Android
6 1 (0.055%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.055%) OS/400
6 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (42.76%) Business Analysis
2 680 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (17.27%) Project Management
4 312 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 305 (16.72%) UML
6 291 (15.95%) Waterfall
7 260 (14.25%) Scrum
8 229 (12.55%) Use Case
9 205 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 195 (10.69%) PRINCE2
11 172 (9.43%) CRM
12 153 (8.39%) User Stories
13 151 (8.28%) Change Management
14 146 (8.00%) E-Commerce
15 121 (6.63%) Data Modelling
16 120 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
17 117 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
18 96 (5.26%) ITIL
19 95 (5.21%) ERP
20 94 (5.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 189 (10.36%) SQL
2 79 (4.33%) Java
3 35 (1.92%) C#
4 23 (1.26%) PL/SQL
5 15 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 13 (0.71%) VB
6 13 (0.71%) ABAP
7 12 (0.66%) JavaScript
8 10 (0.55%) C++
9 6 (0.33%) C
10 5 (0.27%) Scala
11 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.22%) VBA
11 4 (0.22%) Groovy
12 3 (0.16%) RPG
13 2 (0.11%) VBScript
13 2 (0.11%) PHP
13 2 (0.11%) R
14 1 (0.055%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 294 (16.12%) Degree
2 261 (14.31%) ISEB
3 72 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 54 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.48%) PMI Certification
6 21 (1.15%) IIBA
7 15 (0.82%) CBAP
7 15 (0.82%) ACCA
7 15 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.77%) AAT
9 13 (0.71%) MCSE
10 12 (0.66%) CCA
10 12 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.60%) PMP
12 9 (0.49%) CIMA
12 9 (0.49%) ICAEW
12 9 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.55%) QA
2 26 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.33%) SLA
5 5 (0.27%) HL7
6 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.055%) GAAP
8 1 (0.055%) MiFID
8 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.055%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.055%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.055%) FATCA
8 1 (0.055%) EMIR
8 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.055%) OpenView
1 1 (0.055%) Netcool
1 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (8.44%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.52%) Oracle
3 81 (4.44%) SAP
4 35 (1.92%) Siebel
5 28 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 15 (0.82%) Informatica
8 14 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 12 (0.66%) Cognos
9 12 (0.66%) hybris
10 11 (0.60%) QAD
11 10 (0.55%) Ab Initio
11 10 (0.55%) Teradata
11 10 (0.55%) Sage
12 9 (0.49%) JD Edwards
13 8 (0.44%) IBM
13 8 (0.44%) Orchard
14 7 (0.38%) Google
14 7 (0.38%) Capita
15 6 (0.33%) Northgate
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