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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 52 80 57
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 944 788 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.64% 3.44% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 3.62% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 799 681 830
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
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 £62,750 £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 May 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 May 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 +20 254 £49,500 -1.00% 26
Hampshire +33 176 £45,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire +41 142 £45,000 +8.43% 16
Surrey -33 139 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Oxfordshire +59 86 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Kent +33 50 £37,000 -17.77% 2
West Sussex +18 41 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East Sussex +22 31 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex +17 25 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Home Counties +3 3 £53,500 +22.98%
Thames Valley +5 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 859 (46.81%) Business Analysis
2 690 (37.60%) Finance
3 618 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (17.38%) Use Case
4 319 (17.38%) Project Management
5 312 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 309 (16.84%) Degree
7 297 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
8 283 (15.42%) Scrum
9 265 (14.44%) SDLC
10 256 (13.95%) UML
11 255 (13.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 252 (13.73%) Retail
13 234 (12.75%) Waterfall
14 205 (11.17%) SQL
15 193 (10.52%) E-Commerce
16 183 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
17 181 (9.86%) ISEB
18 171 (9.32%) User Stories
19 168 (9.16%) Banking
20 167 (9.10%) CRM
21 158 (8.61%) Telecoms
22 155 (8.45%) Change Management
23 147 (8.01%) ERP
24 136 (7.41%) PRINCE2
25 134 (7.30%) Oracle
26 131 (7.14%) SQL Server
27 126 (6.87%) MS Excel
28 118 (6.43%) Microsoft
29 115 (6.27%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 50 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 17 (0.93%) Confluence
3 15 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 14 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (0.54%) CMS
6 9 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.33%) JBoss
7 6 (0.33%) SAS
8 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.22%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.16%) PegaRULES
10 3 (0.16%) Moodle
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 126 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.20%) MS Office
3 75 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 50 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.14%) MS Project
6 10 (0.54%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.44%) SPSS
8 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
3 19 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.93%) HFM
6 15 (0.82%) SAP FI
7 13 (0.71%) SAP SD
8 12 (0.65%) SAP CO
8 12 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (0.49%) SAP R/3
9 9 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 4 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.11%) Office 365
1 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.11%) SaaS
1 2 (0.11%) Taleo
2 1 (0.054%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.71%) Internet
2 7 (0.38%) Firewall
2 7 (0.38%) ATM
2 7 (0.38%) LAN
2 7 (0.38%) WAN
3 6 (0.33%) Wireless
4 5 (0.27%) Skype
5 4 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.22%) Extranet
5 4 (0.22%) Intranet
6 3 (0.16%) Broadband
6 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.11%) WebEx
7 2 (0.11%) SMDS
8 1 (0.054%) HTTP
8 1 (0.054%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (2.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 32 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (1.74%) Oracle Database
5 29 (1.58%) Data Mining
6 26 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
7 25 (1.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 25 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 19 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (0.82%) QlikView
13 14 (0.76%) Relational Database
13 14 (0.76%) OLAP
14 11 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (0.60%) SQL Navigator
14 11 (0.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 64 (3.49%) JIRA
2 36 (1.96%) Toad
3 19 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.27%) RequisitePro
6 5 (0.27%) Subversion
6 5 (0.27%) CaliberRM
6 5 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.16%) ERwin
8 2 (0.11%) RSpec
8 2 (0.11%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 690 (37.60%) Finance
2 252 (13.73%) Retail
3 168 (9.16%) Banking
4 158 (8.61%) Telecoms
5 79 (4.31%) Marketing
6 73 (3.98%) Billing
7 37 (2.02%) Back Office
7 37 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.74%) Advertising
9 27 (1.47%) Automotive
10 22 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 20 (1.09%) General Ledger
12 16 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.60%) Legal
14 10 (0.54%) Electronics
14 10 (0.54%) Publishing
15 8 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.33%) Front Office
17 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (4.03%) .NET
2 32 (1.74%) XML
3 28 (1.53%) Web Services
4 15 (0.82%) HTML
5 13 (0.71%) Mason
5 13 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 13 (0.71%) REST
6 12 (0.65%) Gherkin
7 9 (0.49%) Middleware
7 9 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.33%) RESTful
8 6 (0.33%) EDI
8 6 (0.33%) CSS
8 6 (0.33%) XML Schema
9 5 (0.27%) SOAP
9 5 (0.27%) MDX
10 3 (0.16%) J2EE
10 3 (0.16%) JRules
10 3 (0.16%) WCF
11 2 (0.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 297 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (4.09%) Management Information System
3 73 (3.98%) User Experience
4 63 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.45%) FMCG
6 28 (1.53%) iPad
7 26 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.25%) Life Science
9 20 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.09%) Data Structures
10 17 (0.93%) Statistics
11 14 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 14 (0.76%) Data Centre
11 14 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 14 (0.76%) EPoS
12 11 (0.60%) Telematics
13 8 (0.44%) GIS
14 7 (0.38%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.38%) Data Conversion
14 7 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.25%) Windows
2 16 (0.87%) UNIX
3 13 (0.71%) Linux
4 10 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.22%) Solaris
5 4 (0.22%) SUSE
6 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.11%) Android
7 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 859 (46.81%) Business Analysis
2 618 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 319 (17.38%) Use Case
3 319 (17.38%) Project Management
4 312 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 283 (15.42%) Scrum
6 265 (14.44%) SDLC
7 256 (13.95%) UML
8 255 (13.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 234 (12.75%) Waterfall
10 193 (10.52%) E-Commerce
11 183 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
12 171 (9.32%) User Stories
13 167 (9.10%) CRM
14 155 (8.45%) Change Management
15 147 (8.01%) ERP
16 136 (7.41%) PRINCE2
17 112 (6.10%) Data Modelling
18 109 (5.94%) Systems Analysis
19 94 (5.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 205 (11.17%) SQL
2 58 (3.16%) Java
3 48 (2.62%) C#
4 37 (2.02%) PL/SQL
5 18 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 16 (0.87%) VB
6 16 (0.87%) VBA
7 15 (0.82%) JavaScript
8 11 (0.60%) C++
9 8 (0.44%) C
9 8 (0.44%) Perl
9 8 (0.44%) ABAP
9 8 (0.44%) MATLAB
10 6 (0.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.16%) PHP
11 3 (0.16%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.11%) Python
13 1 (0.054%) RPG
13 1 (0.054%) Korn
Qualifications
1 309 (16.84%) Degree
2 181 (9.86%) ISEB
3 41 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 36 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.82%) IIBA
6 11 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.49%) CIMA
8 8 (0.44%) CCA
8 8 (0.44%) ACCA
9 7 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.33%) AAT
10 6 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.16%) MBA
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) NVQ Level 4
12 2 (0.11%) HND
12 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.11%) CIPFA
13 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.054%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.41%) QA
2 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.27%) SLA
3 3 (0.16%) GAMP
4 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.11%) GAAP
5 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.054%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 134 (7.30%) Oracle
2 118 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 115 (6.27%) SAP
4 39 (2.13%) Cognos
5 36 (1.96%) hybris
6 30 (1.63%) Informatica
7 29 (1.58%) Business Objects
8 23 (1.25%) IBM
9 21 (1.14%) Siebel
10 19 (1.04%) JD Edwards
10 19 (1.04%) Atlassian
11 17 (0.93%) Hyperion
12 15 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.76%) Amdocs
14 10 (0.54%) Huawei
14 10 (0.54%) Epicor
15 9 (0.49%) Northgate
15 9 (0.49%) Civica
15 9 (0.49%) Capita
15 9 (0.49%) Orchard
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