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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 106 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 564 806 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 3.77% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.89% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 502 698 613
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
18697 20699 22804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.93% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16566 18209
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -18 156 £50,000 -1.47% 12
Surrey +12 117 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Hampshire -46 64 £46,250 +2.77% 16
West Sussex -10 50 £40,000 -1.23% 4
Buckinghamshire -35 47 £47,500 - 19
Kent -4 44 £41,000 +10.81% 7
East Sussex +25 40 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Middlesex +10 29 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Oxfordshire -48 19 £47,500 - 4
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 617 (50.82%) Business Analysis
2 528 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (35.09%) Finance
4 239 (19.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 229 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
6 213 (17.55%) Degree
7 207 (17.05%) Scrum
8 198 (16.31%) Project Management
9 172 (14.17%) Use Case
10 170 (14.00%) Waterfall
11 153 (12.60%) SDLC
12 147 (12.11%) UML
13 140 (11.53%) User Stories
14 133 (10.96%) ISEB
15 131 (10.79%) PRINCE2
16 129 (10.63%) SQL
16 129 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 128 (10.54%) MS Excel
18 127 (10.46%) Microsoft
19 122 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
20 119 (9.80%) Change Management
21 118 (9.72%) CRM
22 109 (8.98%) Oracle
23 102 (8.40%) Data Modelling
24 98 (8.07%) MS Visio
25 95 (7.83%) Retail
25 95 (7.83%) JIRA
26 93 (7.66%) Telecoms
27 83 (6.84%) E-Commerce
28 77 (6.34%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 38 (3.13%) Confluence
1 38 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.39%) SAS
3 18 (1.48%) CMS
4 14 (1.15%) NServiceBus
5 11 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.66%) IIS
8 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.082%) FileNet
10 1 (0.082%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.082%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.082%) WebSphere
Applications
1 128 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 98 (8.07%) MS Visio
3 67 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (3.38%) MS Office
5 22 (1.81%) MS Project
6 14 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.66%) SPSS
8 5 (0.41%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.082%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 27 (2.22%) HFM
1 27 (2.22%) Hyperion Planning
2 24 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (1.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 22 (1.81%) Oracle ERP
5 17 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.66%) Academy Housing
8 8 (0.66%) OPENHousing
9 6 (0.49%) Aareon QL
9 6 (0.49%) MIS ActiveH
9 6 (0.49%) Northgate Housing
9 6 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
9 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.25%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 3 (0.25%) Infor CRM
11 3 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.07%) SaaS
2 3 (0.25%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) Taleo
3 1 (0.082%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.24%) Internet
2 5 (0.41%) Intranet
2 5 (0.41%) WebEx
3 2 (0.16%) Extranet
4 1 (0.082%) Broadband
4 1 (0.082%) MVNO
4 1 (0.082%) Network Security
4 1 (0.082%) SMS
4 1 (0.082%) VPN
4 1 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.082%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 25 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.40%) Big Data
7 16 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.99%) MS Access
9 12 (0.99%) QlikView
10 10 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.58%) GIS
14 5 (0.41%) DB2
15 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.33%) SAP BW
16 3 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 95 (7.83%) JIRA
2 10 (0.82%) ERwin
3 9 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.41%) CaliberRM
5 5 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (0.41%) RequisitePro
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.25%) Toad
8 2 (0.16%) Ant
8 2 (0.16%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.16%) Maven
9 1 (0.082%) Visual Studio
General
1 426 (35.09%) Finance
2 95 (7.83%) Retail
3 93 (7.66%) Telecoms
4 62 (5.11%) Billing
5 56 (4.61%) Marketing
6 52 (4.28%) Banking
7 24 (1.98%) Automotive
8 19 (1.57%) Advertising
9 18 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.40%) Back Office
11 13 (1.07%) Front Office
11 13 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.99%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.91%) French Language
13 11 (0.91%) German Language
14 10 (0.82%) Publishing
14 10 (0.82%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.58%) Law
16 6 (0.49%) Electronics
16 6 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.37%) .NET
2 45 (3.71%) XML
3 41 (3.38%) Web Services
4 16 (1.32%) HTML
5 13 (1.07%) Gherkin
6 11 (0.91%) CSS
6 11 (0.91%) XML Schema
7 7 (0.58%) REST
8 5 (0.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.41%) Velocity
9 3 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.25%) jQuery
9 3 (0.25%) JSON
10 2 (0.16%) CGI
10 2 (0.16%) MDX
11 1 (0.082%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.082%) SOAP
11 1 (0.082%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.082%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 229 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 59 (4.86%) User Experience
4 55 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 34 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.14%) Mathematics
9 20 (1.65%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.07%) Smart Meter
11 12 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 12 (0.99%) FMCG
12 10 (0.82%) Derivative
12 10 (0.82%) Internet of Things
13 9 (0.74%) Equities
13 9 (0.74%) SWIFT
14 8 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
15 7 (0.58%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.40%) Windows
2 16 (1.32%) Android
2 16 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 12 (0.99%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.41%) Linux
5 3 (0.25%) Unix
5 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.16%) VMS
7 1 (0.082%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (50.82%) Business Analysis
2 528 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (19.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 207 (17.05%) Scrum
5 198 (16.31%) Project Management
6 172 (14.17%) Use Case
7 170 (14.00%) Waterfall
8 153 (12.60%) SDLC
9 147 (12.11%) UML
10 140 (11.53%) User Stories
11 131 (10.79%) PRINCE2
12 129 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 122 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
14 119 (9.80%) Change Management
15 118 (9.72%) CRM
16 102 (8.40%) Data Modelling
17 83 (6.84%) E-Commerce
18 77 (6.34%) ERP
19 75 (6.18%) Data Analysis
20 72 (5.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 129 (10.63%) SQL
2 47 (3.87%) Java
3 29 (2.39%) C#
4 14 (1.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (0.91%) C++
6 10 (0.82%) C
7 7 (0.58%) VB
8 6 (0.49%) R
9 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.33%) PHP
11 2 (0.16%) COBOL
11 2 (0.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.16%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.082%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.082%) Korn
12 1 (0.082%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.082%) VBA
Qualifications
1 213 (17.55%) Degree
2 133 (10.96%) ISEB
3 18 (1.48%) SC Cleared
3 18 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.99%) CITP
5 11 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.58%) IIBA
7 6 (0.49%) ACCA
7 6 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.41%) CBAP
8 5 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.33%) MBCS
9 4 (0.33%) PMP
10 3 (0.25%) CIMA
10 3 (0.25%) MBA
11 1 (0.082%) APMP
11 1 (0.082%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.082%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.68%) QA
2 13 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.99%) GAAP
4 11 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.74%) SEPA
6 8 (0.66%) ISO20022
6 8 (0.66%) SLA
6 8 (0.66%) TickIT
7 4 (0.33%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.33%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.082%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.082%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.082%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.98%) Oracle
3 62 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
4 50 (4.12%) Hyperion
5 32 (2.64%) Atlassian
5 32 (2.64%) SAP
6 30 (2.47%) JD Edwards
6 30 (2.47%) Tableau
7 22 (1.81%) Cognos
8 15 (1.24%) ATG
9 14 (1.15%) CODA
9 14 (1.15%) IBM
9 14 (1.15%) Thunderhead
10 9 (0.74%) Charles River
10 9 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (0.66%) Ab Initio
11 8 (0.66%) hybris
11 8 (0.66%) Teradata
12 6 (0.49%) Endeca
12 6 (0.49%) Orchard
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, life, h/care, childcare
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus 12-15%, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Volaris Exec
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Greythorn
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Solutions Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Posted: 4 days ago