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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 65 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 905 790 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.13% 3.73% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 3.93% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 752 668 936
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £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
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +14 242 £49,500 +4.21% 24
Surrey +11 203 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Buckinghamshire +22 112 £42,500 +8.97% 20
Hampshire -26 105 £45,000 - 19
Kent +14 76 £40,000 -14.89% 6
Oxfordshire +15 69 £42,500 +4.93% 18
West Sussex -22 58 £45,000 +7.14% 4
East Sussex -13 25 £40,000 - 6
Middlesex -3 16 £43,500 +17.56% 2
Sussex +2 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 762 (43.15%) Business Analysis
2 637 (36.07%) Finance
3 611 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
4 301 (17.04%) UML
5 299 (16.93%) Project Management
6 282 (15.97%) Degree
7 281 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 268 (15.18%) Waterfall
9 263 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 258 (14.61%) ISEB
11 225 (12.74%) Scrum
12 217 (12.29%) Use Case
13 196 (11.10%) SQL
14 179 (10.14%) CRM
15 178 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 176 (9.97%) PRINCE2
17 158 (8.95%) MS Excel
17 158 (8.95%) Microsoft
18 147 (8.32%) Telecoms
19 134 (7.59%) Change Management
20 130 (7.36%) E-Commerce
20 130 (7.36%) User Stories
21 129 (7.30%) Systems Analysis
22 125 (7.08%) Retail
23 124 (7.02%) Oracle
24 123 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
25 117 (6.63%) Data Modelling
26 108 (6.12%) MS Visio
27 106 (6.00%) Banking
28 102 (5.78%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 80 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.38%) CMS
3 41 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.17%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.11%) SAS
7 2 (0.11%) IIS
7 2 (0.11%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.057%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.057%) Kentico
8 1 (0.057%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.057%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.057%) Documentum
8 1 (0.057%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.057%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 158 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 108 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 59 (3.34%) MS Office
4 57 (3.23%) MS Project
5 31 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.28%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.057%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.057%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 15 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.62%) MFGPRO
4 8 (0.45%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 5 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.23%) Maximo
8 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.23%) Academy Housing
8 4 (0.23%) arcHouse
8 4 (0.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.91%) SaaS
2 9 (0.51%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.057%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.057%) Force.com
3 1 (0.057%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.98%) Internet
2 22 (1.25%) Intranet
3 12 (0.68%) Broadband
4 6 (0.34%) Extranet
5 4 (0.23%) HTTP
5 4 (0.23%) VPN
6 3 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.17%) WAN
6 3 (0.17%) LAN
7 2 (0.11%) NFC
7 2 (0.11%) VLAN
7 2 (0.11%) SDH
7 2 (0.11%) ATM
7 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.11%) LTE
7 2 (0.11%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.11%) 4G
8 1 (0.057%) MVNO
8 1 (0.057%) FTP
8 1 (0.057%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 16 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (0.74%) Big Data
8 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.57%) OLAP
9 10 (0.57%) MySQL
10 9 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.45%) QlikView
11 8 (0.45%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.34%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 28 (1.59%) JIRA
2 15 (0.85%) ERwin
3 10 (0.57%) Axure RP
4 7 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.17%) Toad
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.057%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.057%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.057%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.057%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.057%) Eclipse
General
1 637 (36.07%) Finance
2 147 (8.32%) Telecoms
3 125 (7.08%) Retail
4 106 (6.00%) Banking
5 81 (4.59%) Marketing
6 53 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 47 (2.66%) Advertising
8 41 (2.32%) Back Office
9 38 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 29 (1.64%) Legal
11 26 (1.47%) Publishing
12 23 (1.30%) Billing
13 17 (0.96%) Front Office
14 14 (0.79%) Automotive
15 13 (0.74%) Law
16 12 (0.68%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.51%) General Ledger
18 8 (0.45%) German Language
18 8 (0.45%) Retail Banking
19 6 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (4.81%) .NET
2 41 (2.32%) XML
3 24 (1.36%) HTML
3 24 (1.36%) Web Services
4 18 (1.02%) CSS
4 18 (1.02%) EDI
5 17 (0.96%) .NET Framework
6 13 (0.74%) RESTful
7 11 (0.62%) MDX
8 10 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (0.40%) COM
10 6 (0.34%) SOAP
11 5 (0.28%) WCF
12 3 (0.17%) REST
12 3 (0.17%) Middleware
13 2 (0.11%) SAP Business Workflow
13 2 (0.11%) XML Schema
13 2 (0.11%) XML Messaging
13 2 (0.11%) HTML5
14 1 (0.057%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 263 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 60 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 53 (3.00%) User Experience
5 43 (2.43%) FMCG
6 28 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.42%) Life Science
8 18 (1.02%) Social Media
9 17 (0.96%) LIMS
10 15 (0.85%) PMI
10 15 (0.85%) Smart Meter
11 14 (0.79%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.79%) Smartphone
11 14 (0.79%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.57%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.51%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.51%) Human Factors
14 7 (0.40%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.40%) GIS
14 7 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (0.62%) Windows
2 8 (0.45%) Linux
3 5 (0.28%) UNIX
4 4 (0.23%) Android
4 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.057%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.057%) OS/400
7 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (43.15%) Business Analysis
2 611 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (17.04%) UML
4 299 (16.93%) Project Management
5 281 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 268 (15.18%) Waterfall
7 225 (12.74%) Scrum
8 217 (12.29%) Use Case
9 179 (10.14%) CRM
10 178 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 176 (9.97%) PRINCE2
12 134 (7.59%) Change Management
13 130 (7.36%) E-Commerce
13 130 (7.36%) User Stories
14 129 (7.30%) Systems Analysis
15 123 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
16 117 (6.63%) Data Modelling
17 102 (5.78%) ITIL
18 86 (4.87%) Workflow
19 80 (4.53%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 196 (11.10%) SQL
2 82 (4.64%) Java
3 28 (1.59%) C#
4 19 (1.08%) PL/SQL
5 17 (0.96%) T-SQL
6 15 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 10 (0.57%) VB
8 9 (0.51%) C++
9 8 (0.45%) C
10 7 (0.40%) VBA
11 5 (0.28%) R
11 5 (0.28%) Scala
11 5 (0.28%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.28%) ABAP
12 4 (0.23%) Groovy
13 3 (0.17%) RPG
14 2 (0.11%) PHP
14 2 (0.11%) VBScript
15 1 (0.057%) RPG IV
15 1 (0.057%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 282 (15.97%) Degree
2 258 (14.61%) ISEB
3 69 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 52 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 19 (1.08%) CBAP
7 18 (1.02%) IIBA
8 15 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.74%) PMP
9 13 (0.74%) MCSE
10 12 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.62%) ACCA
11 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.51%) AAT
12 9 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.40%) CIMA
14 7 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 5 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 5 (0.28%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.47%) QA
2 23 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.62%) SLA
5 5 (0.28%) HL7
6 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.057%) EMIR
8 1 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.057%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.057%) FATCA
8 1 (0.057%) GAAP
8 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.057%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.057%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.057%) Netcool
1 1 (0.057%) OpenView
Vendors
1 158 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 124 (7.02%) Oracle
3 75 (4.25%) SAP
4 44 (2.49%) Siebel
5 28 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (0.96%) Cognos
7 13 (0.74%) Business Objects
8 12 (0.68%) Teradata
8 12 (0.68%) Ab Initio
9 11 (0.62%) QAD
9 11 (0.62%) IBM
10 10 (0.57%) Sage
11 9 (0.51%) Trillium
11 9 (0.51%) Orchard
12 8 (0.45%) Capita
12 8 (0.45%) Hyperion
12 8 (0.45%) hybris
13 7 (0.40%) Informatica
13 7 (0.40%) Google
13 7 (0.40%) Northgate
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25 - 30k
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus an excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Hyphen
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent £
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £45k - £60k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Gravesham Borough Council
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago