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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 951 881 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.48% 3.76% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 3.97% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 809 764 776
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 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
20230 22212 21356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.25% 94.88% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16513 18046 17678
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 £62,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 236 £45,000 -10.00% 27
Hampshire +37 171 £45,000 - 16
Surrey -34 164 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Buckinghamshire +25 125 £47,000 +13.25% 4
Oxfordshire +36 83 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Kent +16 51 £37,000 -17.77% 1
West Sussex +15 49 £48,500 +2.10% 5
Middlesex +22 32 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Sussex +34 30 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Thames Valley +11 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Sussex -2 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Home Counties -1 1 £60,000 +37.93%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 846 (45.78%) Business Analysis
2 687 (37.18%) Finance
3 655 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
4 320 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
5 314 (16.99%) Project Management
6 306 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 304 (16.45%) Use Case
8 303 (16.40%) Degree
9 293 (15.85%) Scrum
10 270 (14.61%) SDLC
11 256 (13.85%) UML
12 247 (13.37%) Retail
13 243 (13.15%) Waterfall
14 235 (12.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 200 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
16 191 (10.34%) SQL
17 190 (10.28%) ISEB
18 181 (9.79%) User Stories
19 179 (9.69%) E-Commerce
20 168 (9.09%) Banking
21 157 (8.50%) Change Management
22 152 (8.23%) PRINCE2
23 150 (8.12%) SQL Server
24 146 (7.90%) CRM
25 136 (7.36%) Telecoms
26 135 (7.31%) Data Modelling
27 134 (7.25%) ERP
28 123 (6.66%) Microsoft
28 123 (6.66%) Oracle
29 121 (6.55%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 51 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.57%) Confluence
3 18 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 15 (0.81%) CMS
5 10 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.32%) JBoss
8 5 (0.27%) SAS
9 4 (0.22%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.16%) Documentum
11 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.11%) IIS
11 2 (0.11%) PegaRULES
12 1 (0.054%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.054%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.054%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.054%) Drupal
Applications
1 121 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 73 (3.95%) MS Office
3 65 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 50 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.97%) MS Project
6 11 (0.60%) PowerPivot
7 9 (0.49%) SPSS
8 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
2 24 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (1.14%) HFM
4 18 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.81%) SAP FI
6 12 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
6 12 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 12 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.49%) SAP SD
7 9 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
8 8 (0.43%) SAP R/3
9 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.22%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
11 4 (0.22%) SAP HCM
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.38%) SaaS
1 7 (0.38%) Office 365
2 4 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.11%) Taleo
3 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.054%) Veeva
4 1 (0.054%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.54%) ATM
2 9 (0.49%) Internet
3 6 (0.32%) LAN
3 6 (0.32%) WAN
3 6 (0.32%) Wireless
4 5 (0.27%) Intranet
4 5 (0.27%) Skype
5 4 (0.22%) Extranet
5 4 (0.22%) Firewall
6 2 (0.11%) Broadband
6 2 (0.11%) WebEx
6 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.054%) SMDS
7 1 (0.054%) HTTP
7 1 (0.054%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.054%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 36 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 32 (1.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 28 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
9 27 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 25 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 19 (1.03%) QlikView
11 19 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (0.97%) OLAP
12 18 (0.97%) Relational Database
13 17 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
14 15 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (0.81%) SQL Navigator
14 15 (0.81%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 70 (3.79%) JIRA
2 32 (1.73%) Toad
3 20 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.27%) Subversion
6 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.16%) ERwin
8 2 (0.11%) CaliberRM
8 2 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
8 2 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.054%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Forms
General
1 687 (37.18%) Finance
2 247 (13.37%) Retail
3 168 (9.09%) Banking
4 136 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 82 (4.44%) Marketing
6 53 (2.87%) Billing
7 35 (1.89%) Back Office
8 30 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.57%) Automotive
10 28 (1.52%) Advertising
11 25 (1.35%) Investment Banking
12 23 (1.24%) Retail Banking
13 17 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (0.87%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.60%) Electronics
16 10 (0.54%) Legal
17 9 (0.49%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.27%) Publishing
20 4 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (3.73%) .NET
2 28 (1.52%) XML
3 25 (1.35%) Web Services
4 18 (0.97%) Gherkin
5 16 (0.87%) Mason
6 14 (0.76%) REST
7 11 (0.60%) .NET Framework
7 11 (0.60%) MDX
8 10 (0.54%) HTML
9 9 (0.49%) XML Schema
10 6 (0.32%) Middleware
11 4 (0.22%) CSS
11 4 (0.22%) SOAP
12 3 (0.16%) J2EE
12 3 (0.16%) EDI
12 3 (0.16%) RESTful
12 3 (0.16%) WCF
13 2 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (0.11%) SAP TM
13 2 (0.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 320 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 69 (3.73%) User Experience
4 57 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 38 (2.06%) FMCG
6 26 (1.41%) Life Science
7 24 (1.30%) iPad
8 21 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 18 (0.97%) Statistics
12 16 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.76%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.76%) EPoS
14 12 (0.65%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.38%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.38%) Data Conversion
16 6 (0.32%) GIS
16 6 (0.32%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.08%) Windows
2 13 (0.70%) Linux
3 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (0.54%) Windows 8
4 8 (0.43%) UNIX
5 4 (0.22%) SUSE
5 4 (0.22%) Solaris
5 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.054%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.054%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.054%) Android
6 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (45.78%) Business Analysis
2 655 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (16.99%) Project Management
4 306 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 304 (16.45%) Use Case
6 293 (15.85%) Scrum
7 270 (14.61%) SDLC
8 256 (13.85%) UML
9 243 (13.15%) Waterfall
10 235 (12.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 200 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
12 181 (9.79%) User Stories
13 179 (9.69%) E-Commerce
14 157 (8.50%) Change Management
15 152 (8.23%) PRINCE2
16 146 (7.90%) CRM
17 135 (7.31%) Data Modelling
18 134 (7.25%) ERP
19 93 (5.03%) Systems Analysis
20 87 (4.71%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 191 (10.34%) SQL
2 50 (2.71%) Java
3 40 (2.16%) C#
4 30 (1.62%) PL/SQL
5 21 (1.14%) T-SQL
5 21 (1.14%) VBA
6 13 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 12 (0.65%) C++
8 11 (0.60%) C
9 9 (0.49%) ABAP
9 9 (0.49%) VB
10 8 (0.43%) Perl
10 8 (0.43%) MATLAB
11 6 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.27%) PHP
13 4 (0.22%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.16%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.11%) Python
15 2 (0.11%) XQuery
16 1 (0.054%) RPG
Qualifications
1 303 (16.40%) Degree
2 190 (10.28%) ISEB
3 53 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 46 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.76%) IIBA
6 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.49%) ACCA
7 9 (0.49%) CIMA
7 9 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.43%) CCA
9 7 (0.38%) AAT
10 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.11%) CIPFA
11 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.11%) MBA
11 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.054%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.054%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.054%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.054%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.74%) QA
2 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) GAAP
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.054%) GAMP
6 1 (0.054%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.054%) HL7
6 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 123 (6.66%) Oracle
1 123 (6.66%) Microsoft
2 107 (5.79%) SAP
3 45 (2.44%) Cognos
4 38 (2.06%) hybris
5 32 (1.73%) IBM
5 32 (1.73%) Informatica
6 31 (1.68%) Atlassian
7 25 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 24 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (1.14%) Hyperion
10 18 (0.97%) Siebel
11 14 (0.76%) JD Edwards
12 12 (0.65%) CODA
13 11 (0.60%) Amdocs
14 10 (0.54%) Thunderhead
15 9 (0.49%) Northgate
15 9 (0.49%) Civica
15 9 (0.49%) Capita
15 9 (0.49%) Orchard
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
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Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, private healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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Middlesex
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