The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / South East
Rank 95 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 440 644 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.02% 3.34% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 3.45% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 371 578 657
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
14087 18662 20143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.73% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11682 16015 16449
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -33 89 £47,500 -1.04% 11
Surrey +13 73 £45,000 - 10
Buckinghamshire +13 69 £44,500 -1.11% 13
Hampshire +16 62 £47,500 -1.04% 8
West Sussex +15 46 £45,500 +13.75% 2
East Sussex +6 41 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +10 28 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Kent -18 16 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Middlesex -4 10 £51,000 +13.33%
Sussex -4 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 494 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (43.97%) Business Analysis
3 299 (30.29%) Finance
4 170 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 157 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
6 149 (15.10%) User Stories
7 148 (14.99%) UML
8 146 (14.79%) Waterfall
9 135 (13.68%) Project Management
10 130 (13.17%) Retail
11 114 (11.55%) Degree
12 108 (10.94%) ISEB
13 107 (10.84%) Scrum
14 104 (10.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 102 (10.33%) Microsoft
16 99 (10.03%) PRINCE2
16 99 (10.03%) SQL
17 92 (9.32%) SDLC
18 90 (9.12%) Use Case
19 84 (8.51%) E-Commerce
20 71 (7.19%) CRM
21 70 (7.09%) MS Excel
22 66 (6.69%) Management Information System
23 62 (6.28%) MS Visio
23 62 (6.28%) Process Improvement
24 60 (6.08%) GAP Analysis
25 59 (5.98%) ITIL
26 53 (5.37%) SAP
26 53 (5.37%) .NET
26 53 (5.37%) ERP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (1.72%) Confluence
2 10 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.81%) CMS
4 3 (0.30%) Apache
4 3 (0.30%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.10%) Drupal
5 1 (0.10%) IIS
5 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.28%) MS Visio
3 35 (3.55%) MS Office
4 25 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.91%) MS Project
6 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.81%) BigMachines
2 8 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.30%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.72%) SaaS
2 10 (1.01%) Office 365
3 7 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.51%) Force.com
5 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.30%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.20%) Taleo
7 2 (0.20%) Veeva
8 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.52%) Internet
2 3 (0.30%) WebEx
3 2 (0.20%) Intranet
3 2 (0.20%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (0.91%) MongoDB
3 9 (0.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.61%) QlikView
6 4 (0.41%) Big Data
6 4 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.41%) Power BI
7 3 (0.30%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.30%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.30%) MS Access
7 3 (0.30%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (5.27%) JIRA
2 13 (1.32%) SoapUI
3 9 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.61%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.51%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.41%) Hudson
7 1 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.10%) CaliberRM
7 1 (0.10%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.10%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.10%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.10%) Toad
General
1 299 (30.29%) Finance
2 130 (13.17%) Retail
3 43 (4.36%) Marketing
4 33 (3.34%) Banking
5 24 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 19 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.82%) Back Office
8 17 (1.72%) Publishing
9 9 (0.91%) Automotive
10 8 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.71%) Electronics
11 7 (0.71%) Legal
12 6 (0.61%) Advertising
12 6 (0.61%) Billing
13 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.41%) Front Office
14 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.30%) Games
16 2 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.37%) .NET
2 52 (5.27%) XML
3 16 (1.62%) HTML
4 9 (0.91%) XSD
4 9 (0.91%) XSL
5 8 (0.81%) SOAP
5 8 (0.81%) Web Services
6 5 (0.51%) Gherkin
6 5 (0.51%) REST
7 3 (0.30%) EDI
7 3 (0.30%) FpML
8 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.10%) CSS
8 1 (0.10%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.10%) HTML5
8 1 (0.10%) iXBRL
8 1 (0.10%) Mason
8 1 (0.10%) Middleware
8 1 (0.10%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.10%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 157 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 29 (2.94%) User Experience
5 24 (2.43%) Fintech
5 24 (2.43%) FMCG
6 19 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.32%) Internet of Things
9 8 (0.81%) Derivative
10 7 (0.71%) iPad
10 7 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.51%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.41%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.41%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.30%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.20%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.20%) Machine to Machine
14 2 (0.20%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.93%) Windows
2 2 (0.20%) Unix
2 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (43.97%) Business Analysis
3 170 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (15.10%) User Stories
5 148 (14.99%) UML
6 146 (14.79%) Waterfall
7 135 (13.68%) Project Management
8 107 (10.84%) Scrum
9 104 (10.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 99 (10.03%) PRINCE2
11 92 (9.32%) SDLC
12 90 (9.12%) Use Case
13 84 (8.51%) E-Commerce
14 71 (7.19%) CRM
15 62 (6.28%) Process Improvement
16 60 (6.08%) GAP Analysis
17 59 (5.98%) ITIL
18 53 (5.37%) ERP
19 48 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (4.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 99 (10.03%) SQL
2 11 (1.11%) C#
3 8 (0.81%) Java
4 6 (0.61%) PL/SQL
5 5 (0.51%) ABAP
6 4 (0.41%) C
6 4 (0.41%) PHP
7 3 (0.30%) VB
8 1 (0.10%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.10%) RPG
8 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (11.55%) Degree
2 108 (10.94%) ISEB
3 15 (1.52%) IIBA
4 8 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.61%) CBAP
6 5 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.10%) CIMA
10 1 (0.10%) HND
10 1 (0.10%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.10%) PMP
10 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.05%) QA
2 19 (1.93%) PMO
3 11 (1.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 10 (1.01%) GxP
5 7 (0.71%) SLA
6 4 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) MiFID
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 102 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.37%) SAP
3 30 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (2.84%) Oracle
5 10 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 9 (0.91%) Apttus
7 7 (0.71%) ClickTale
7 7 (0.71%) Cognos
7 7 (0.71%) Google
8 5 (0.51%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.41%) Baan
9 4 (0.41%) Sage
10 3 (0.30%) Cisco
10 3 (0.30%) Epicor
10 3 (0.30%) VMware
11 2 (0.20%) ATG
11 2 (0.20%) IBM
11 2 (0.20%) IBM Sterling
11 2 (0.20%) Infor
11 2 (0.20%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits like Training, Healthcare coverage
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum plus 10% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £550 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Princes Risborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
JM
Salary: £58000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hove
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago