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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 108 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 507 726 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.82% 3.48% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 3.60% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 461 627 681
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
17467 20158 21707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14801 16633 16961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -17 150 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Surrey +2 81 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Buckinghamshire +3 74 £40,000 -11.11% 6
West Sussex +13 64 £50,000 +1.01% 8
Hampshire -33 40 £49,500 +10.00% 12
Oxfordshire -35 36 £42,655 -10.20% 9
East Sussex 0 34 £40,000 -20.00%
Kent +9 29 £36,750 -18.33%
Middlesex +3 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Home Counties 0 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 520 (51.59%) Business Analysis
2 485 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
3 362 (35.91%) Finance
4 229 (22.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 167 (16.57%) Project Management
5 167 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
6 153 (15.18%) Waterfall
7 150 (14.88%) Scrum
8 130 (12.90%) Use Case
9 125 (12.40%) Degree
10 124 (12.30%) ISEB
11 121 (12.00%) SDLC
12 117 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 114 (11.31%) User Stories
13 114 (11.31%) SQL
14 97 (9.62%) PRINCE2
14 97 (9.62%) UML
15 93 (9.23%) MS Visio
16 87 (8.63%) Microsoft
16 87 (8.63%) Retail
17 86 (8.53%) CRM
18 83 (8.23%) Marketing
19 82 (8.13%) Oracle
20 76 (7.54%) Change Management
21 75 (7.44%) MS Excel
22 74 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
23 70 (6.94%) ITIL
24 66 (6.55%) E-Commerce
25 65 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
26 62 (6.15%) ERP

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 28 (2.78%) Confluence
2 25 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.69%) NServiceBus
4 15 (1.49%) CMS
5 10 (0.99%) SAS
6 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.099%) Documentum
8 1 (0.099%) FileNet
8 1 (0.099%) IIS
8 1 (0.099%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.099%) WebSphere
Applications
1 93 (9.23%) MS Visio
2 75 (7.44%) MS Excel
3 41 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (3.87%) MS Office
5 23 (2.28%) MS Project
6 12 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 17 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.89%) Academy Housing
5 8 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (0.69%) Aareon QL
6 7 (0.69%) MIS ActiveH
6 7 (0.69%) Northgate Housing
6 7 (0.69%) OPENHousing
6 7 (0.69%) Orchard Housing
7 6 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.40%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.30%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.20%) Magento
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.20%) Sage X3
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.69%) Office 365
2 16 (1.59%) SaaS
3 11 (1.09%) Taleo
4 6 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.30%) BlueKai
5 3 (0.30%) Lucidchart
5 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
5 3 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.20%) Force.com
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.099%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.28%) Internet
2 4 (0.40%) VPN
3 3 (0.30%) Intranet
4 2 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.099%) Extranet
5 1 (0.099%) Network Security
5 1 (0.099%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
1 27 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.29%) MS Access
4 12 (1.19%) DB2
5 10 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (0.89%) QlikView
7 8 (0.79%) Big Data
7 8 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.60%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.60%) DataStage
8 6 (0.60%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (0.60%) QualityStage
9 4 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.40%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.30%) GIS
10 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.30%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 47 (4.66%) JIRA
2 12 (1.19%) Axure RP
3 6 (0.60%) CaliberRM
4 4 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.30%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.099%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.099%) MorphX
7 1 (0.099%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.099%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.099%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 362 (35.91%) Finance
2 87 (8.63%) Retail
3 83 (8.23%) Marketing
4 49 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 46 (4.56%) Banking
6 25 (2.48%) Billing
7 23 (2.28%) Back Office
8 17 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.39%) Automotive
10 11 (1.09%) German Language
10 11 (1.09%) Publishing
11 10 (0.99%) French Language
12 9 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.79%) Advertising
13 8 (0.79%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.50%) Games
16 3 (0.30%) Electronics
16 3 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (6.05%) .NET
2 40 (3.97%) XML
3 27 (2.68%) Web Services
4 8 (0.79%) Gherkin
5 6 (0.60%) HTML
5 6 (0.60%) REST
6 5 (0.50%) SOAP
6 5 (0.50%) Velocity
6 5 (0.50%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.30%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.30%) CGI
8 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.099%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.099%) CSS
9 1 (0.099%) Google Maps API
9 1 (0.099%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 167 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 40 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (1.98%) User Experience
6 18 (1.79%) Internet of Things
7 16 (1.59%) SWIFT
8 14 (1.39%) Fintech
9 13 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.29%) iPad
10 12 (1.19%) AS400
10 12 (1.19%) Economics
11 11 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.79%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.79%) Taxonomies
14 7 (0.69%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.88%) Android
1 19 (1.88%) Apple iOS
2 8 (0.79%) Windows
3 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.099%) Linux
4 1 (0.099%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (51.59%) Business Analysis
2 485 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (22.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 167 (16.57%) Project Management
5 153 (15.18%) Waterfall
6 150 (14.88%) Scrum
7 130 (12.90%) Use Case
8 121 (12.00%) SDLC
9 117 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 114 (11.31%) User Stories
11 97 (9.62%) PRINCE2
11 97 (9.62%) UML
12 86 (8.53%) CRM
13 76 (7.54%) Change Management
14 74 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (6.94%) ITIL
16 66 (6.55%) E-Commerce
17 65 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
18 62 (6.15%) ERP
19 61 (6.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 114 (11.31%) SQL
2 37 (3.67%) C#
3 30 (2.98%) Java
4 24 (2.38%) C
5 11 (1.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (0.50%) C++
6 5 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.30%) Objective-C
7 3 (0.30%) PHP
8 1 (0.099%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.099%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.099%) Korn
8 1 (0.099%) Perl
8 1 (0.099%) Python
8 1 (0.099%) RPG
8 1 (0.099%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.099%) VB
8 1 (0.099%) VBA
8 1 (0.099%) X++
Qualifications
1 125 (12.40%) Degree
2 124 (12.30%) ISEB
3 20 (1.98%) SC Cleared
3 20 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.89%) PMP
5 8 (0.79%) IIBA
6 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.50%) ACCA
8 5 (0.50%) CIMA
9 4 (0.40%) CBAP
9 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.20%) MBA
12 1 (0.099%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.75%) QA
2 11 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.89%) SEPA
4 8 (0.79%) ISO20022
5 7 (0.69%) SLA
6 5 (0.50%) GAAP
6 5 (0.50%) MiFID
7 4 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.30%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.099%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 87 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.13%) Oracle
3 46 (4.56%) Salesforce.com
4 43 (4.27%) SAP
5 27 (2.68%) Atlassian
6 20 (1.98%) IBM
7 17 (1.69%) CODA
7 17 (1.69%) Thunderhead
8 11 (1.09%) Hyperion
9 9 (0.89%) Cognos
9 9 (0.89%) hybris
10 7 (0.69%) Aareon
10 7 (0.69%) Capita
10 7 (0.69%) Castleton
10 7 (0.69%) Civica
10 7 (0.69%) Kypera
10 7 (0.69%) Northgate
10 7 (0.69%) Orchard
10 7 (0.69%) Tableau
11 5 (0.50%) ATG
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: TO 55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38896 - £46414 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £48k - 55k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £430000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Woking
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago