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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 104 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 525 714 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.00% 3.39% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.51% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 468 603 660
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 141 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Surrey +13 85 £47,500 +5.55% 5
West Sussex +48 84 £50,000 +1.01% 6
Buckinghamshire -11 66 £43,250 -3.88% 11
Oxfordshire -10 48 £42,655 -10.20% 2
Hampshire -17 44 £47,500 +5.55% 9
East Sussex -6 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Kent -4 16 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Middlesex +13 9 £55,000 +4.76% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £48,000 -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 499 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (48.73%) Business Analysis
3 345 (33.82%) Finance
4 249 (24.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 164 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
6 152 (14.90%) Waterfall
7 150 (14.71%) Project Management
8 133 (13.04%) Scrum
8 133 (13.04%) User Stories
9 131 (12.84%) Use Case
10 123 (12.06%) ISEB
11 119 (11.67%) SQL
12 116 (11.37%) Degree
13 115 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 106 (10.39%) SDLC
15 100 (9.80%) UML
16 99 (9.71%) PRINCE2
17 93 (9.12%) CRM
18 84 (8.24%) MS Visio
18 84 (8.24%) Retail
19 82 (8.04%) Marketing
19 82 (8.04%) Translating Business Requirements
20 77 (7.55%) Oracle
21 72 (7.06%) ITIL
22 71 (6.96%) Change Management
23 68 (6.67%) Microsoft
24 67 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
25 65 (6.37%) E-Commerce
26 63 (6.18%) ERP
27 57 (5.59%) JIRA

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 24 (2.35%) Confluence
2 15 (1.47%) NServiceBus
3 13 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.08%) CMS
5 8 (0.78%) SAS
6 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.098%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.098%) Documentum
7 1 (0.098%) FileNet
Applications
1 84 (8.24%) MS Visio
2 56 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 40 (3.92%) MS Office
4 38 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.16%) MS Project
6 11 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (1.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (0.78%) Academy Housing
2 8 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (0.69%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (0.59%) Aareon QL
4 6 (0.59%) MIS ActiveH
4 6 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
4 6 (0.59%) OPENHousing
4 6 (0.59%) Orchard Housing
5 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.29%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.16%) Office 365
2 15 (1.47%) SaaS
3 12 (1.18%) Taleo
4 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.49%) Lucidchart
6 3 (0.29%) BlueKai
6 3 (0.29%) Force.com
6 3 (0.29%) Silverpop
6 3 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.098%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.098%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.76%) Internet
2 4 (0.39%) VPN
3 3 (0.29%) Intranet
4 2 (0.20%) Firewall
4 2 (0.20%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (0.20%) WebEx
5 1 (0.098%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 13 (1.27%) MS Access
5 12 (1.18%) DB2
5 12 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (0.78%) Big Data
7 6 (0.59%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.59%) DataStage
7 6 (0.59%) IBM InfoSphere
7 6 (0.59%) QualityStage
7 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.39%) QlikView
9 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.29%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.29%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.29%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 57 (5.59%) JIRA
2 14 (1.37%) Axure RP
3 9 (0.88%) SoapUI
4 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (0.49%) CaliberRM
6 3 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.29%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.098%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.098%) MorphX
7 1 (0.098%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.098%) Toad
7 1 (0.098%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 345 (33.82%) Finance
2 84 (8.24%) Retail
3 82 (8.04%) Marketing
4 44 (4.31%) Banking
5 35 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.45%) Back Office
7 21 (2.06%) Billing
8 16 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.98%) Advertising
11 9 (0.88%) Publishing
12 8 (0.78%) Automotive
12 8 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.69%) German Language
14 6 (0.59%) French Language
14 6 (0.59%) Games
15 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.29%) Electronics
16 3 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.39%) .NET
2 29 (2.84%) XML
3 17 (1.67%) Web Services
4 10 (0.98%) SOAP
5 7 (0.69%) HTML
6 6 (0.59%) Gherkin
7 5 (0.49%) Velocity
8 4 (0.39%) REST
9 3 (0.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.29%) CGI
10 1 (0.098%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.098%) Google Maps API
10 1 (0.098%) Mason
10 1 (0.098%) Middleware
10 1 (0.098%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 164 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 20 (1.96%) User Experience
5 18 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (1.47%) Fintech
7 13 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 12 (1.18%) AS400
8 12 (1.18%) Economics
8 12 (1.18%) iPad
8 12 (1.18%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 10 (0.98%) Data Integration
10 10 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.88%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 9 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
12 8 (0.78%) FMCG
12 8 (0.78%) Taxonomies
13 6 (0.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.57%) Android
1 16 (1.57%) Apple iOS
2 11 (1.08%) Windows
3 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.098%) Linux
4 1 (0.098%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (48.73%) Business Analysis
3 249 (24.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 152 (14.90%) Waterfall
5 150 (14.71%) Project Management
6 133 (13.04%) Scrum
6 133 (13.04%) User Stories
7 131 (12.84%) Use Case
8 115 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 106 (10.39%) SDLC
10 100 (9.80%) UML
11 99 (9.71%) PRINCE2
12 93 (9.12%) CRM
13 82 (8.04%) Translating Business Requirements
14 72 (7.06%) ITIL
15 71 (6.96%) Change Management
16 67 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
17 65 (6.37%) E-Commerce
18 63 (6.18%) ERP
19 54 (5.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 119 (11.67%) SQL
2 31 (3.04%) C#
3 24 (2.35%) C
4 20 (1.96%) Java
5 14 (1.37%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.29%) PHP
7 2 (0.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.20%) RPG
8 1 (0.098%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.098%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.098%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.098%) Korn
8 1 (0.098%) Perl
8 1 (0.098%) Python
8 1 (0.098%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.098%) VB
8 1 (0.098%) VBA
8 1 (0.098%) X++
Qualifications
1 123 (12.06%) ISEB
2 116 (11.37%) Degree
3 19 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 19 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.88%) IIBA
4 9 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.88%) PMP
5 7 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.49%) CIMA
8 4 (0.39%) ACCA
8 4 (0.39%) CBAP
8 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.098%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.098%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.39%) QA
2 10 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.59%) MiFID
3 6 (0.59%) SLA
4 4 (0.39%) ISO20022
4 4 (0.39%) SEPA
5 3 (0.29%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.098%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.098%) GAAP
7 1 (0.098%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (7.55%) Oracle
2 68 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 53 (5.20%) SAP
4 43 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.86%) IBM
7 15 (1.47%) CODA
7 15 (1.47%) Thunderhead
8 9 (0.88%) Cognos
9 8 (0.78%) hybris
9 8 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 7 (0.69%) ATG
11 6 (0.59%) Aareon
11 6 (0.59%) Capita
11 6 (0.59%) Castleton
11 6 (0.59%) Civica
11 6 (0.59%) Kypera
11 6 (0.59%) Northgate
11 6 (0.59%) Orchard
12 5 (0.49%) Rally
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexible working
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Extremely Competitive + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Location Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 46k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago