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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / South East
Rank 83 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 486 617 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.27% 3.21% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 3.32% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 394 522 675
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 97 £50,000 - 17
Hampshire +29 77 £47,750 +12.35% 22
Buckinghamshire +20 73 £43,500 +2.35% 10
Surrey -3 70 £47,500 +5.55% 14
West Sussex +46 66 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Sussex +11 39 £45,000 -7.69% 7
Oxfordshire +14 26 £36,500 -27.00% 5
Kent -10 19 £40,750 +1.87% 1
Middlesex -3 15 £51,000 -7.27%
Sussex -3 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 500 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (42.98%) Business Analysis
3 310 (30.63%) Finance
4 198 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 158 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
6 151 (14.92%) Waterfall
7 142 (14.03%) User Stories
8 135 (13.34%) Project Management
9 129 (12.75%) Retail
10 126 (12.45%) UML
11 120 (11.86%) ISEB
12 117 (11.56%) Degree
13 109 (10.77%) SQL
14 108 (10.67%) Scrum
15 104 (10.28%) PRINCE2
16 100 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
17 98 (9.68%) Use Case
18 93 (9.19%) SDLC
19 89 (8.79%) Microsoft
20 80 (7.91%) E-Commerce
21 76 (7.51%) CRM
22 68 (6.72%) Process Improvement
23 67 (6.62%) GAP Analysis
24 64 (6.32%) MS Excel
25 63 (6.23%) MS Visio
25 63 (6.23%) SAP
26 58 (5.73%) Marketing
26 58 (5.73%) ITIL
26 58 (5.73%) Management Information System
27 54 (5.34%) .NET

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 10 (0.99%) Confluence
2 9 (0.89%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.099%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.099%) Drupal
4 1 (0.099%) IIS
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.099%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.099%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 63 (6.23%) MS Visio
3 40 (3.95%) MS Office
4 25 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.09%) MS Project
6 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) BigMachines
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.30%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.78%) SaaS
2 13 (1.28%) Office 365
3 7 (0.69%) Force.com
4 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.30%) BlueKai
5 3 (0.30%) Lucidchart
5 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
5 3 (0.30%) Taleo
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) Veeva
7 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.099%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.099%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.78%) Internet
2 4 (0.40%) WebEx
3 3 (0.30%) Intranet
4 2 (0.20%) Firewall
4 2 (0.20%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.099%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.099%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.79%) QlikView
4 5 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.49%) Power BI
5 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.40%) MS Access
5 4 (0.40%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.40%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.30%) Big Data
6 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.20%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.099%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.099%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 46 (4.55%) JIRA
2 13 (1.28%) SoapUI
3 10 (0.99%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.40%) Hudson
6 1 (0.099%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.099%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.099%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.099%) MorphX
6 1 (0.099%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.099%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.099%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.099%) Toad
6 1 (0.099%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 310 (30.63%) Finance
2 129 (12.75%) Retail
3 58 (5.73%) Marketing
4 31 (3.06%) Back Office
5 29 (2.87%) Banking
6 26 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.38%) Billing
9 14 (1.38%) Publishing
10 8 (0.79%) Advertising
11 6 (0.59%) Electronics
11 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.49%) Front Office
12 5 (0.49%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
13 4 (0.40%) Games
13 4 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Law
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (5.34%) .NET
2 31 (3.06%) XML
3 10 (0.99%) HTML
3 10 (0.99%) Web Services
4 9 (0.89%) SOAP
5 4 (0.40%) XSD
5 4 (0.40%) XSL
6 2 (0.20%) Middleware
7 1 (0.099%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.099%) EDI
7 1 (0.099%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.099%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.099%) Mason
7 1 (0.099%) Velocity
7 1 (0.099%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 158 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 27 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.47%) Fintech
5 23 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.27%) User Experience
6 22 (2.17%) FMCG
7 20 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.38%) Internet of Things
9 9 (0.89%) Economics
9 9 (0.89%) iPad
10 8 (0.79%) Derivative
11 7 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.69%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.49%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.49%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.49%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.49%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.98%) Windows
2 5 (0.49%) Android
2 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.30%) Unix
3 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.099%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (42.98%) Business Analysis
3 198 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 151 (14.92%) Waterfall
5 142 (14.03%) User Stories
6 135 (13.34%) Project Management
7 126 (12.45%) UML
8 108 (10.67%) Scrum
9 104 (10.28%) PRINCE2
10 100 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 98 (9.68%) Use Case
12 93 (9.19%) SDLC
13 80 (7.91%) E-Commerce
14 76 (7.51%) CRM
15 68 (6.72%) Process Improvement
16 67 (6.62%) GAP Analysis
17 58 (5.73%) ITIL
18 47 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
18 47 (4.64%) ERP
19 44 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 109 (10.77%) SQL
2 17 (1.68%) C
3 14 (1.38%) Java
4 11 (1.09%) C#
5 8 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 5 (0.49%) ABAP
7 4 (0.40%) PHP
7 4 (0.40%) VB
8 2 (0.20%) RPG
9 1 (0.099%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.099%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.099%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.099%) Korn
9 1 (0.099%) Perl
9 1 (0.099%) Python
9 1 (0.099%) VBA
9 1 (0.099%) X++
Qualifications
1 120 (11.86%) ISEB
2 117 (11.56%) Degree
3 15 (1.48%) IIBA
4 8 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.59%) CBAP
6 5 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.099%) CIMA
10 1 (0.099%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.099%) HND
10 1 (0.099%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.099%) PMP
10 1 (0.099%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.85%) QA
2 10 (0.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 10 (0.99%) SLA
3 9 (0.89%) GxP
4 4 (0.40%) MiFID
4 4 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.23%) SAP
3 34 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (3.06%) Oracle
5 9 (0.89%) Apttus
5 9 (0.89%) JD Edwards
6 6 (0.59%) Google
7 5 (0.49%) ATG
7 5 (0.49%) ClickTale
8 4 (0.40%) Adobe
8 4 (0.40%) Cognos
8 4 (0.40%) IBM
8 4 (0.40%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.40%) Tableau
9 3 (0.30%) Baan
9 3 (0.30%) Cisco
9 3 (0.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (0.30%) VMware
10 2 (0.20%) Citrix
10 2 (0.20%) Epicor
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
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