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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 120 70 99
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 492 833 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.70% 4.03% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 4.15% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 442 741 597
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
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
17624 20064 22070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 97.07% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14938 16188 17853
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -28 132 £50,000 - 18
Surrey -3 107 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Hampshire -58 54 £44,000 -2.22% 15
West Sussex -3 40 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -38 38 £47,500 - 8
Kent -6 37 £44,500 +20.27% 6
East Sussex +27 36 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Middlesex +8 24 £52,750 -4.09%
Oxfordshire -50 23 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Sussex +11 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 596 (52.46%) Business Analysis
2 508 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
3 410 (36.09%) Finance
4 221 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 216 (19.01%) Analytical Skills
6 204 (17.96%) Scrum
7 187 (16.46%) Project Management
8 165 (14.52%) Degree
8 165 (14.52%) Use Case
9 159 (14.00%) Waterfall
10 146 (12.85%) SDLC
11 140 (12.32%) User Stories
12 135 (11.88%) UML
13 133 (11.71%) ISEB
14 123 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
14 123 (10.83%) PRINCE2
15 122 (10.74%) Microsoft
16 120 (10.56%) MS Excel
17 119 (10.48%) Change Management
18 105 (9.24%) SQL
19 104 (9.15%) CRM
20 101 (8.89%) Oracle
21 100 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
22 93 (8.19%) MS Visio
23 90 (7.92%) JIRA
24 85 (7.48%) Data Modelling
25 81 (7.13%) Telecoms
26 73 (6.43%) Retail
27 72 (6.34%) Management Information System
28 70 (6.16%) Data Analysis

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 40 (3.52%) Confluence
2 35 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.11%) SAS
4 20 (1.76%) NServiceBus
5 17 (1.50%) CMS
6 9 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.70%) IIS
8 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.088%) Documentum
11 1 (0.088%) FileNet
11 1 (0.088%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.088%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.088%) WebSphere
Applications
1 120 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 93 (8.19%) MS Visio
3 64 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (3.35%) MS Office
5 22 (1.94%) MS Project
6 16 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.44%) SPSS
8 1 (0.088%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.088%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 26 (2.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 18 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.41%) HFM
3 16 (1.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 14 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.70%) Academy Housing
7 8 (0.70%) OPENHousing
8 7 (0.62%) Aareon QL
8 7 (0.62%) MIS ActiveH
8 7 (0.62%) Northgate Housing
8 7 (0.62%) Orchard Housing
9 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 2 (0.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.06%) SaaS
2 7 (0.62%) Office 365
3 4 (0.35%) Taleo
4 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.088%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.41%) Internet
2 5 (0.44%) WebEx
3 4 (0.35%) VPN
4 3 (0.26%) Intranet
5 2 (0.18%) Extranet
6 1 (0.088%) Network Security
6 1 (0.088%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.088%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (1.23%) Big Data
4 14 (1.23%) MS Access
5 13 (1.14%) QlikView
6 12 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.88%) DB2
9 9 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.53%) DataStage
12 6 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
12 6 (0.53%) QualityStage
12 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 90 (7.92%) JIRA
2 8 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.62%) CaliberRM
4 6 (0.53%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.53%) ERwin
5 5 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (0.44%) RequisitePro
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.26%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.18%) Ant
8 2 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.18%) Maven
9 1 (0.088%) Toad
9 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
General
1 410 (36.09%) Finance
2 81 (7.13%) Telecoms
3 73 (6.43%) Retail
4 64 (5.63%) Marketing
5 50 (4.40%) Banking
6 45 (3.96%) Billing
7 20 (1.76%) Automotive
8 19 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.50%) Advertising
10 15 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.14%) Publishing
12 12 (1.06%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.97%) French Language
13 11 (0.97%) German Language
14 10 (0.88%) Back Office
15 9 (0.79%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.62%) Front Office
16 7 (0.62%) Law
17 6 (0.53%) Electronics
17 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (4.40%) .NET
2 48 (4.23%) XML
3 43 (3.79%) Web Services
4 15 (1.32%) Gherkin
5 13 (1.14%) HTML
6 11 (0.97%) XML Schema
7 9 (0.79%) CSS
7 9 (0.79%) REST
8 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.35%) SOAP
9 3 (0.26%) jQuery
9 3 (0.26%) JSON
9 3 (0.26%) Velocity
10 2 (0.18%) CGI
11 1 (0.088%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.088%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.088%) MDX
11 1 (0.088%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.088%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 216 (19.01%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.23%) User Experience
4 43 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.14%) FMCG
9 13 (1.14%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.97%) Internet of Things
12 10 (0.88%) Driving Licence
13 8 (0.70%) AS400
13 8 (0.70%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.62%) e-Learning
14 7 (0.62%) iPad
14 7 (0.62%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.67%) Android
1 19 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 16 (1.41%) Windows
3 11 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.35%) Linux
5 3 (0.26%) Unix
5 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.18%) VMS
7 1 (0.088%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (52.46%) Business Analysis
2 508 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 204 (17.96%) Scrum
5 187 (16.46%) Project Management
6 165 (14.52%) Use Case
7 159 (14.00%) Waterfall
8 146 (12.85%) SDLC
9 140 (12.32%) User Stories
10 135 (11.88%) UML
11 123 (10.83%) PRINCE2
11 123 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
12 119 (10.48%) Change Management
13 104 (9.15%) CRM
14 100 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
15 85 (7.48%) Data Modelling
16 70 (6.16%) Data Analysis
17 68 (5.99%) E-Commerce
17 68 (5.99%) ITIL
18 65 (5.72%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (9.24%) SQL
2 41 (3.61%) Java
3 35 (3.08%) C#
4 13 (1.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (0.97%) C
5 11 (0.97%) C++
6 6 (0.53%) R
7 5 (0.44%) VB
8 4 (0.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.18%) VBA
11 1 (0.088%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.088%) COBOL
11 1 (0.088%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.088%) Korn
11 1 (0.088%) PHP
Qualifications
1 165 (14.52%) Degree
2 133 (11.71%) ISEB
3 19 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 19 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.70%) CITP
5 8 (0.70%) IIBA
5 8 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.53%) PMP
7 5 (0.44%) ACCA
8 4 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.26%) CBAP
9 3 (0.26%) MBCS
10 2 (0.18%) CIMA
10 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.18%) MBA
11 1 (0.088%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.72%) QA
2 13 (1.14%) GAAP
3 12 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.79%) SEPA
5 8 (0.70%) ISO20022
5 8 (0.70%) SLA
6 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.44%) TickIT
8 4 (0.35%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.35%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.088%) GxP
10 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.088%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 122 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 101 (8.89%) Oracle
3 62 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
4 40 (3.52%) Hyperion
5 38 (3.35%) Atlassian
6 22 (1.94%) SAP
7 21 (1.85%) Cognos
7 21 (1.85%) Tableau
8 20 (1.76%) CODA
8 20 (1.76%) Thunderhead
9 19 (1.67%) JD Edwards
10 15 (1.32%) IBM
11 12 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
12 10 (0.88%) hybris
13 8 (0.70%) Ab Initio
13 8 (0.70%) Teradata
14 7 (0.62%) Capita
14 7 (0.62%) Civica
14 7 (0.62%) Northgate
14 7 (0.62%) Orchard
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £63,000 to £67,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesford, Kent
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Car and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £54,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + incl.Car Allowance £5k
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Iress
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 -£54,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 -£54,000
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Stansted Airport
Salary: DOE + 25 days holiday(rising to 27 after 2 years services); 5% pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago