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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 54 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 942 830 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.44% 3.51% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.70% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 788 690 784
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £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
20176 22420 21451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.01% 94.81% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16191 18015 17734
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 £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 5 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 +20 265 £50,000 - 32
Hampshire +14 162 £45,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire +32 157 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Surrey -37 131 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Oxfordshire +47 75 £47,500 +8.57% 8
West Sussex +11 50 £42,000 -11.57% 4
Kent +13 42 £36,750 -18.33% 13
East Sussex +21 35 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Middlesex +21 26 £55,000 +22.22%
Sussex - 4 £37,500 -
Home Counties - 3 £53,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 883 (47.30%) Business Analysis
2 670 (35.89%) Finance
3 651 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
4 317 (16.98%) Use Case
5 314 (16.82%) Project Management
6 310 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 306 (16.39%) Degree
8 291 (15.59%) Scrum
9 267 (14.30%) UML
9 267 (14.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 266 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
11 259 (13.87%) Retail
12 240 (12.85%) Waterfall
13 215 (11.52%) E-Commerce
14 212 (11.36%) SQL
15 188 (10.07%) CRM
16 179 (9.59%) Telecoms
17 177 (9.48%) User Stories
18 176 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
19 172 (9.21%) ISEB
20 161 (8.62%) Banking
21 156 (8.36%) Change Management
22 152 (8.14%) ERP
23 140 (7.50%) PRINCE2
24 133 (7.12%) Oracle
25 131 (7.02%) SAP
26 126 (6.75%) MS Excel
26 126 (6.75%) Systems Analysis
27 120 (6.43%) Microsoft
28 114 (6.11%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 58 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (0.70%) WebLogic
2 13 (0.70%) CMS
3 11 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.37%) Confluence
6 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.32%) SAS
7 5 (0.27%) JBoss
8 4 (0.21%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.16%) Moodle
9 3 (0.16%) PegaRULES
9 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 126 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 88 (4.71%) MS Visio
3 74 (3.96%) MS Office
4 45 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.34%) MS Project
6 4 (0.21%) SPSS
6 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
3 16 (0.86%) SAP FI
4 15 (0.80%) SAP SD
4 15 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (0.75%) SAP CO
6 13 (0.70%) SAP R/3
6 13 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.59%) HFM
8 9 (0.48%) Orchard Housing
9 8 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
10 7 (0.37%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 7 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
12 5 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
12 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.21%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.16%) SaaS
2 2 (0.11%) Office 365
2 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.11%) Taleo
2 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.054%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.64%) Internet
2 10 (0.54%) Firewall
3 9 (0.48%) LAN
3 9 (0.48%) WAN
4 6 (0.32%) ATM
4 6 (0.32%) Extranet
4 6 (0.32%) Wireless
5 4 (0.21%) Skype
5 4 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.21%) 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 25 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (1.34%) Data Mining
6 23 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 20 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
8 19 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 19 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 16 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (0.80%) OLAP
11 13 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (0.70%) Relational Database
12 11 (0.59%) QlikView
13 10 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
13 10 (0.54%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 58 (3.11%) JIRA
2 29 (1.55%) Toad
3 22 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 10 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.48%) RequisitePro
6 9 (0.48%) CaliberRM
6 9 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.27%) FitNesse
8 5 (0.27%) RSpec
9 4 (0.21%) Subversion
10 3 (0.16%) ERwin
11 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 670 (35.89%) Finance
2 259 (13.87%) Retail
3 179 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 161 (8.62%) Banking
5 95 (5.09%) Billing
6 85 (4.55%) Marketing
7 47 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.09%) Advertising
9 36 (1.93%) Back Office
10 29 (1.55%) Automotive
11 20 (1.07%) General Ledger
12 19 (1.02%) Retail Banking
12 19 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.75%) Legal
13 14 (0.75%) Publishing
14 12 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.48%) Electronics
16 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.32%) Front Office
18 5 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.86%) .NET
2 35 (1.87%) XML
3 26 (1.39%) Web Services
4 14 (0.75%) HTML
5 13 (0.70%) REST
6 12 (0.64%) .NET Framework
7 11 (0.59%) Middleware
7 11 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (0.54%) Mason
9 9 (0.48%) Gherkin
9 9 (0.48%) RESTful
9 9 (0.48%) EDI
10 5 (0.27%) SOAP
11 4 (0.21%) CSS
11 4 (0.21%) BAPI
12 3 (0.16%) JRules
12 3 (0.16%) MDX
12 3 (0.16%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.16%) J2EE
12 3 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 266 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.39%) User Experience
3 74 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.41%) FMCG
6 33 (1.77%) iPad
7 28 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.02%) Statistics
11 15 (0.80%) Life Science
11 15 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.75%) EPoS
13 11 (0.59%) GIS
14 10 (0.54%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.48%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.48%) Telematics
16 8 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
17 7 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (0.37%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.23%) Windows
2 16 (0.86%) UNIX
3 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 9 (0.48%) Linux
5 4 (0.21%) Solaris
5 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.21%) SUSE
6 2 (0.11%) Android
6 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (47.30%) Business Analysis
2 651 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (16.98%) Use Case
4 314 (16.82%) Project Management
5 310 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 291 (15.59%) Scrum
7 267 (14.30%) UML
7 267 (14.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 240 (12.85%) Waterfall
9 215 (11.52%) E-Commerce
10 188 (10.07%) CRM
11 177 (9.48%) User Stories
12 176 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
13 156 (8.36%) Change Management
14 152 (8.14%) ERP
15 140 (7.50%) PRINCE2
16 126 (6.75%) Systems Analysis
17 103 (5.52%) Workflow
18 98 (5.25%) Data Modelling
18 98 (5.25%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 212 (11.36%) SQL
2 63 (3.37%) Java
3 43 (2.30%) C#
4 37 (1.98%) PL/SQL
5 17 (0.91%) VB
6 16 (0.86%) T-SQL
7 14 (0.75%) ABAP
8 13 (0.70%) VBA
9 12 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (0.54%) C
11 8 (0.43%) Perl
11 8 (0.43%) C++
11 8 (0.43%) MATLAB
12 6 (0.32%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.32%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.16%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.11%) Python
14 2 (0.11%) PHP
15 1 (0.054%) RPG
15 1 (0.054%) Korn
Qualifications
1 306 (16.39%) Degree
2 172 (9.21%) ISEB
3 41 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.86%) IIBA
6 9 (0.48%) CCA
7 8 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.37%) CIMA
9 6 (0.32%) ACCA
10 5 (0.27%) AAT
11 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.16%) MBA
11 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) NVQ Level 4
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.11%) HND
12 2 (0.11%) CIPFA
12 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.86%) QA
2 7 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) GAMP
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.054%) GAAP
6 1 (0.054%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.054%) HL7
6 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 133 (7.12%) Oracle
2 131 (7.02%) SAP
3 120 (6.43%) Microsoft
4 39 (2.09%) hybris
5 35 (1.87%) Cognos
5 35 (1.87%) Business Objects
6 32 (1.71%) Informatica
7 23 (1.23%) Siebel
8 18 (0.96%) JD Edwards
9 17 (0.91%) Huawei
9 17 (0.91%) IBM
10 16 (0.86%) Amdocs
11 15 (0.80%) Epicor
12 13 (0.70%) Hyperion
13 10 (0.54%) Remedy
14 9 (0.48%) Northgate
14 9 (0.48%) Civica
14 9 (0.48%) Capita
14 9 (0.48%) Orchard
14 9 (0.48%) Atlassian
Staines, Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £62000 - £69000 Per Annum 10% bonus, healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
Networkers International Plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 13 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £350 - £450 per week + On application
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35k-£45k per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + BUPA + Pension + Other soft Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago