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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 56 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 903 768 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.42% 3.80% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 4.01% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 765 621 741
Average salary £47,500 £47,209 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +45 343 £50,000 - 25
Surrey -7 209 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Hampshire -38 102 £45,000 - 18
Buckinghamshire +25 81 £47,500 +1.06% 13
Oxfordshire +6 48 £45,000 - 11
West Sussex -20 41 £45,000 - 4
East Sussex -6 30 £44,000 +10.00% 4
Middlesex +12 17 £60,000 +140.00% 2
Kent -22 16 £43,750 +2.94% 8
Home Counties +3 4 £53,500 +15.67%
Sussex -4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 810 (44.63%) Business Analysis
2 666 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
3 585 (32.23%) Finance
4 352 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 302 (16.64%) Project Management
6 286 (15.76%) Scrum
6 286 (15.76%) UML
7 282 (15.54%) Degree
8 267 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 255 (14.05%) Use Case
10 252 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 239 (13.17%) Waterfall
12 219 (12.07%) ISEB
13 215 (11.85%) SQL
14 198 (10.91%) Retail
15 191 (10.52%) CRM
16 179 (9.86%) E-Commerce
17 175 (9.64%) ERP
18 169 (9.31%) PRINCE2
19 164 (9.04%) User Stories
20 160 (8.82%) Change Management
21 150 (8.26%) Microsoft
22 141 (7.77%) SAP
23 140 (7.71%) MS Excel
23 140 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
24 138 (7.60%) Systems Analysis
25 134 (7.38%) Telecoms
26 132 (7.27%) Oracle
27 117 (6.45%) SQL Server
28 115 (6.34%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 62 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.65%) CMS
3 14 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (0.33%) SAS
9 5 (0.28%) Moodle
10 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.17%) IIS
11 3 (0.17%) PegaRULES
11 3 (0.17%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.11%) JBoss
12 2 (0.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 140 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 108 (5.95%) MS Visio
3 68 (3.75%) MS Office
4 54 (2.98%) MS Project
5 46 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (1.16%) SAP R/3
2 21 (1.16%) SAP FI
2 21 (1.16%) SAP CO
3 15 (0.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 14 (0.77%) HFM
4 14 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.66%) SAP SD
7 9 (0.50%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.39%) SAP LE
9 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.33%) Maximo
10 6 (0.33%) SAP WM
11 5 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
12 4 (0.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.055%) LucidChart
2 1 (0.055%) Taleo
2 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.72%) Firewall
1 13 (0.72%) Internet
2 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.28%) Extranet
4 4 (0.22%) Intranet
5 3 (0.17%) Broadband
5 3 (0.17%) LAN
5 3 (0.17%) WAN
5 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.11%) 4G
6 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.11%) SDH
6 2 (0.11%) ATM
6 2 (0.11%) VPN
6 2 (0.11%) Wireless
6 2 (0.11%) SMDS
6 2 (0.11%) VLAN
6 2 (0.11%) LTE
7 1 (0.055%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (1.65%) Oracle Database
4 25 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
8 19 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 19 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (0.88%) OLAP
10 16 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (0.83%) Data Mining
12 13 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (0.72%) QlikView
12 13 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (0.66%) SAP BI
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (2.04%) JIRA
2 28 (1.54%) Toad
3 14 (0.77%) RequisitePro
3 14 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.72%) CaliberRM
4 13 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (0.66%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.44%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.28%) RSpec
8 5 (0.28%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.11%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.055%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.055%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.055%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.055%) Rational Rose
General
1 585 (32.23%) Finance
2 198 (10.91%) Retail
3 134 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 110 (6.06%) Marketing
5 102 (5.62%) Banking
6 87 (4.79%) Billing
7 72 (3.97%) Manufacturing
8 47 (2.59%) Back Office
9 44 (2.42%) Advertising
10 29 (1.60%) Publishing
11 24 (1.32%) Automotive
12 20 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.05%) Front Office
13 19 (1.05%) Legal
14 16 (0.88%) General Ledger
15 12 (0.66%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.39%) Law
17 6 (0.33%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.28%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.28%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (4.41%) .NET
2 60 (3.31%) XML
3 28 (1.54%) EDI
4 27 (1.49%) Web Services
5 19 (1.05%) HTML
6 14 (0.77%) Middleware
7 13 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 12 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (0.66%) CSS
9 10 (0.55%) RESTful
10 9 (0.50%) REST
10 9 (0.50%) SOAP
11 7 (0.39%) COM
12 5 (0.28%) BAPI
12 5 (0.28%) XML Schema
13 4 (0.22%) WCF
14 3 (0.17%) JRules
14 3 (0.17%) Spring
14 3 (0.17%) ASP.NET
15 2 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 267 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 70 (3.86%) User Experience
4 67 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.42%) FMCG
6 27 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.05%) iPad
8 18 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 12 (0.66%) Life Science
9 12 (0.66%) PMI
10 10 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.55%) LIMS
11 9 (0.50%) Fixed Income
11 9 (0.50%) Telematics
11 9 (0.50%) Social Media
12 7 (0.39%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.39%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.39%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.33%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (0.94%) UNIX
2 14 (0.77%) Windows
3 11 (0.61%) Linux
4 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.11%) SUSE
7 2 (0.11%) Android
7 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.11%) Solaris
7 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (44.63%) Business Analysis
2 666 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
3 352 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 302 (16.64%) Project Management
5 286 (15.76%) UML
5 286 (15.76%) Scrum
6 255 (14.05%) Use Case
7 252 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 239 (13.17%) Waterfall
9 191 (10.52%) CRM
10 179 (9.86%) E-Commerce
11 175 (9.64%) ERP
12 169 (9.31%) PRINCE2
13 164 (9.04%) User Stories
14 160 (8.82%) Change Management
15 140 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
16 138 (7.60%) Systems Analysis
17 115 (6.34%) Workflow
18 108 (5.95%) ITIL
19 93 (5.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 215 (11.85%) SQL
2 74 (4.08%) Java
3 41 (2.26%) PL/SQL
4 36 (1.98%) C#
5 25 (1.38%) ABAP
6 21 (1.16%) VB
7 12 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 12 (0.66%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.50%) C++
8 9 (0.50%) C
9 8 (0.44%) VBA
10 6 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.17%) Perl
12 2 (0.11%) VBScript
13 1 (0.055%) Scala
13 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.055%) R
13 1 (0.055%) PHP
13 1 (0.055%) RPG
Qualifications
1 282 (15.54%) Degree
2 219 (12.07%) ISEB
3 43 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.21%) IIBA
6 17 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 16 (0.88%) CCA
8 11 (0.61%) ACCA
8 11 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.55%) CIMA
9 10 (0.55%) AAT
10 8 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 5 (0.28%) CBAP
12 5 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (0.28%) ICAEW
12 5 (0.28%) PMP
13 4 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.42%) QA
2 14 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.39%) SLA
4 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.17%) GAMP
4 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.055%) HL7
5 1 (0.055%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.055%) OpenView
1 1 (0.055%) Netcool
1 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 150 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 141 (7.77%) SAP
3 132 (7.27%) Oracle
4 33 (1.82%) Business Objects
5 31 (1.71%) Informatica
6 27 (1.49%) JD Edwards
7 26 (1.43%) Siebel
8 25 (1.38%) hybris
9 19 (1.05%) Hyperion
10 16 (0.88%) Huawei
11 15 (0.83%) Cognos
12 14 (0.77%) Epicor
13 13 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.39%) Remedy
14 7 (0.39%) Google
14 7 (0.39%) Amdocs
15 6 (0.33%) Baan
15 6 (0.33%) Cerillion
15 6 (0.33%) Comverse
15 6 (0.33%) TOWER Software
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Nakama
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 14% Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: to £50,000 + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + more
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £34000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £62,000 per annum + 10 % Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago