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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 72 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 802 920 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.85% 4.13% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 4.36% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 690 756 685
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 233 £47,500 -4.04% 25
Surrey -56 114 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Buckinghamshire -3 110 £45,000 - 10
Hampshire -3 96 £45,000 - 15
Oxfordshire -2 68 £47,500 +11.76% 9
West Sussex +10 61 £49,500 +10.00% 7
Kent -26 43 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex +40 41 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Middlesex +9 24 £55,000 +17.64%
Sussex +1 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Home Counties -5 1 £60,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £52,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 747 (42.56%) Business Analysis
2 666 (37.95%) Finance
3 632 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
4 336 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
5 311 (17.72%) Degree
6 309 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 286 (16.30%) Project Management
8 260 (14.81%) Scrum
9 249 (14.19%) Use Case
9 249 (14.19%) SDLC
10 223 (12.71%) Retail
11 221 (12.59%) Waterfall
12 217 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
13 203 (11.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 202 (11.51%) UML
15 183 (10.43%) User Stories
16 175 (9.97%) ISEB
17 165 (9.40%) SQL
18 158 (9.00%) PRINCE2
19 156 (8.89%) E-Commerce
20 155 (8.83%) SQL Server
21 138 (7.86%) Microsoft
22 134 (7.64%) Banking
23 130 (7.41%) Data Modelling
24 124 (7.07%) Oracle
24 124 (7.07%) CRM
25 117 (6.67%) Change Management
26 115 (6.55%) ERP
27 106 (6.04%) MS Excel
27 106 (6.04%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.71%) Confluence
3 20 (1.14%) CMS
4 15 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 13 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.11%) CICS
10 2 (0.11%) Documentum
10 2 (0.11%) SAS
10 2 (0.11%) IIS
10 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.057%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.057%) JBoss
11 1 (0.057%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.057%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.057%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.057%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 106 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 74 (4.22%) MS Office
3 57 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 40 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.03%) MS Project
6 11 (0.63%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.57%) SPSS
8 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
2 29 (1.65%) HFM
3 26 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
10 6 (0.34%) SAP PM
11 5 (0.28%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.28%) SAP SD
11 5 (0.28%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.28%) SAP PS
12 4 (0.23%) SAP MM
12 4 (0.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.85%) SaaS
2 13 (0.74%) Office 365
3 7 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.46%) ATM
2 7 (0.40%) Intranet
3 5 (0.28%) Internet
3 5 (0.28%) Skype
4 4 (0.23%) LAN
4 4 (0.23%) WAN
5 2 (0.11%) Extranet
5 2 (0.11%) Wireless
6 1 (0.057%) WebEx
6 1 (0.057%) Firewall
6 1 (0.057%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (3.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 38 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (1.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 32 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
8 28 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 26 (1.48%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 22 (1.25%) OLAP
11 22 (1.25%) QlikView
11 22 (1.25%) Relational Database
12 19 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (0.97%) Cognos Report Studio
14 16 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
15 15 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (0.85%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 58 (3.30%) JIRA
2 28 (1.60%) Toad
3 19 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.46%) Subversion
5 7 (0.40%) ERwin
6 5 (0.28%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.11%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.057%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.057%) PowerDesigner
General
1 666 (37.95%) Finance
2 223 (12.71%) Retail
3 134 (7.64%) Banking
4 103 (5.87%) Telecoms
5 73 (4.16%) Marketing
6 42 (2.39%) Automotive
7 31 (1.77%) Back Office
8 29 (1.65%) Billing
9 26 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.37%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.14%) Retail Banking
12 17 (0.97%) Advertising
13 14 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.57%) Electronics
15 9 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.34%) Front Office
16 6 (0.34%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.28%) Legal
18 4 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (3.59%) .NET
2 28 (1.60%) XML
3 27 (1.54%) Web Services
4 23 (1.31%) REST
5 14 (0.80%) Mason
6 13 (0.74%) SOAP
7 12 (0.68%) HTML
7 12 (0.68%) MDX
7 12 (0.68%) Gherkin
8 10 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 9 (0.51%) XML Schema
10 5 (0.28%) JSP
11 4 (0.23%) CSS
11 4 (0.23%) EDI
11 4 (0.23%) WCF
12 2 (0.11%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.11%) Visualforce
12 2 (0.11%) SAP TM
12 2 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 336 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 57 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 48 (2.74%) User Experience
5 29 (1.65%) FMCG
6 26 (1.48%) Life Science
7 22 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.20%) iPad
9 20 (1.14%) Statistics
10 18 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 11 (0.63%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.57%) GIS
13 10 (0.57%) EPoS
14 9 (0.51%) Data Conversion
15 8 (0.46%) DTV
15 8 (0.46%) Data Centre
16 5 (0.28%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.28%) Client/Server
17 4 (0.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (0.80%) Windows
2 7 (0.40%) Windows 8
3 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.28%) Linux
5 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.17%) Android
6 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.057%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.057%) UNIX
6 1 (0.057%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (42.56%) Business Analysis
2 632 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 286 (16.30%) Project Management
5 260 (14.81%) Scrum
6 249 (14.19%) Use Case
6 249 (14.19%) SDLC
7 221 (12.59%) Waterfall
8 217 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
9 203 (11.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 202 (11.51%) UML
11 183 (10.43%) User Stories
12 158 (9.00%) PRINCE2
13 156 (8.89%) E-Commerce
14 130 (7.41%) Data Modelling
15 124 (7.07%) CRM
16 117 (6.67%) Change Management
17 115 (6.55%) ERP
18 88 (5.01%) Business Process Mapping
19 83 (4.73%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 165 (9.40%) SQL
2 49 (2.79%) Java
3 34 (1.94%) C#
4 25 (1.42%) PL/SQL
5 24 (1.37%) VBA
5 24 (1.37%) T-SQL
6 11 (0.63%) VB
7 10 (0.57%) C++
8 9 (0.51%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.40%) C
10 6 (0.34%) MATLAB
10 6 (0.34%) PHP
11 3 (0.17%) COBOL
12 2 (0.11%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.11%) XQuery
12 2 (0.11%) JCL
12 2 (0.11%) ABAP
12 2 (0.11%) RPG
13 1 (0.057%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.057%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 311 (17.72%) Degree
2 175 (9.97%) ISEB
3 44 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.23%) ACCA
7 4 (0.23%) CIMA
7 4 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.17%) CBAP
9 2 (0.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.11%) AAT
9 2 (0.11%) IIBA
9 2 (0.11%) CITP
9 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.11%) HNC
9 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.057%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.04%) QA
2 9 (0.51%) SLA
3 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.11%) GAAP
5 2 (0.11%) TickIT
6 1 (0.057%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.057%) HL7
6 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 138 (7.86%) Microsoft
2 124 (7.07%) Oracle
3 100 (5.70%) SAP
4 45 (2.56%) hybris
5 41 (2.34%) Cognos
6 37 (2.11%) IBM
7 34 (1.94%) Informatica
8 30 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 25 (1.42%) JD Edwards
9 25 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (1.31%) Hyperion
11 13 (0.74%) CODA
12 10 (0.57%) Thunderhead
13 9 (0.51%) Amdocs
14 8 (0.46%) Pegasus
14 8 (0.46%) Siebel
15 7 (0.40%) HP
15 7 (0.40%) ATG
15 7 (0.40%) Northgate
15 7 (0.40%) Civica
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits package (Including bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 - £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago