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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 112 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 495 828 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.71% 3.90% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 4.01% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 440 739 683
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -1.71%
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
17678 20627 22681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 97.08% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15070 16793 18322
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 June 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 June 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 -9 147 £52,500 +10.52% 14
Surrey -15 98 £46,000 -2.12% 8
Hampshire -53 54 £44,000 -2.22% 5
Kent +17 48 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 47 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East Sussex +14 38 £45,000 +4.65% 3
Oxfordshire -57 27 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex -23 25 £42,500 -12.37% 4
Middlesex -1 16 £53,000 -3.63% 1
Home Counties -1 2 £35,000 -38.32%
Sussex +8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 605 (53.83%) Business Analysis
2 523 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (35.50%) Finance
4 237 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 199 (17.70%) Scrum
6 196 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
7 189 (16.81%) Project Management
8 172 (15.30%) Waterfall
9 163 (14.50%) Use Case
10 149 (13.26%) SDLC
11 147 (13.08%) Degree
11 147 (13.08%) User Stories
12 137 (12.19%) UML
13 136 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
14 128 (11.39%) ISEB
15 126 (11.21%) Change Management
16 120 (10.68%) Microsoft
17 116 (10.32%) PRINCE2
18 115 (10.23%) MS Excel
19 106 (9.43%) MS Visio
20 105 (9.34%) CRM
21 96 (8.54%) SQL
22 94 (8.36%) Oracle
23 85 (7.56%) JIRA
24 82 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
25 75 (6.67%) ITIL
26 73 (6.49%) Retail
26 73 (6.49%) Telecoms
26 73 (6.49%) Marketing
27 71 (6.32%) E-Commerce

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 41 (3.65%) Confluence
2 32 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.96%) NServiceBus
4 16 (1.42%) CMS
5 12 (1.07%) SAS
6 6 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.36%) IIS
7 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.089%) Documentum
10 1 (0.089%) FileNet
10 1 (0.089%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.089%) WebSphere
Applications
1 115 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 106 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 68 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (3.20%) MS Office
5 25 (2.22%) MS Project
6 20 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 17 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.71%) Academy Housing
5 7 (0.62%) Aareon QL
5 7 (0.62%) MIS ActiveH
5 7 (0.62%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (0.62%) OPENHousing
5 7 (0.62%) Orchard Housing
6 6 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.36%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.18%) Magento
10 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.98%) Office 365
2 10 (0.89%) SaaS
3 9 (0.80%) Taleo
4 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.33%) Internet
2 4 (0.36%) VPN
3 2 (0.18%) Extranet
3 2 (0.18%) Intranet
3 2 (0.18%) WebEx
4 1 (0.089%) Network Security
4 1 (0.089%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.089%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.78%) MS Access
3 19 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.16%) DB2
6 11 (0.98%) Big Data
7 9 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (0.62%) QlikView
9 7 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.53%) DataStage
10 6 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (0.53%) QualityStage
11 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.27%) GIS
Development Applications
1 85 (7.56%) JIRA
2 8 (0.71%) CaliberRM
3 6 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.44%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.44%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.44%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.18%) Ant
7 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.18%) ERwin
7 2 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.089%) Visual Studio
General
1 399 (35.50%) Finance
2 73 (6.49%) Marketing
2 73 (6.49%) Retail
2 73 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 46 (4.09%) Banking
4 35 (3.11%) Billing
5 23 (2.05%) Automotive
6 17 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.16%) Publishing
9 12 (1.07%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.07%) German Language
10 11 (0.98%) Advertising
10 11 (0.98%) French Language
11 8 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.62%) Back Office
13 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.53%) Law
13 6 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.44%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.07%) .NET
2 46 (4.09%) XML
3 35 (3.11%) Web Services
4 14 (1.25%) Gherkin
5 11 (0.98%) XML Schema
6 10 (0.89%) HTML
7 9 (0.80%) REST
8 6 (0.53%) CSS
9 4 (0.36%) SOAP
9 4 (0.36%) Velocity
10 3 (0.27%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.27%) CGI
10 3 (0.27%) JSON
11 1 (0.089%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.089%) jQuery
11 1 (0.089%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 196 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 40 (3.56%) User Experience
4 38 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (0.98%) AS400
7 11 (0.98%) Internet of Things
8 10 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 10 (0.89%) FMCG
8 10 (0.89%) Mathematics
9 9 (0.80%) Driving Licence
9 9 (0.80%) iPad
10 8 (0.71%) SWIFT
11 7 (0.62%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.62%) Economics
11 7 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.62%) Reinsurance
12 5 (0.44%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.87%) Android
1 21 (1.87%) Apple iOS
2 9 (0.80%) Windows
3 4 (0.36%) Linux
3 4 (0.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.27%) Unix
5 2 (0.18%) VMS
6 1 (0.089%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (53.83%) Business Analysis
2 523 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 199 (17.70%) Scrum
5 189 (16.81%) Project Management
6 172 (15.30%) Waterfall
7 163 (14.50%) Use Case
8 149 (13.26%) SDLC
9 147 (13.08%) User Stories
10 137 (12.19%) UML
11 136 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 126 (11.21%) Change Management
13 116 (10.32%) PRINCE2
14 105 (9.34%) CRM
15 82 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
16 75 (6.67%) ITIL
17 71 (6.32%) E-Commerce
18 69 (6.14%) Data Analysis
18 69 (6.14%) Data Modelling
19 65 (5.78%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (8.54%) SQL
2 40 (3.56%) Java
3 38 (3.38%) C#
4 13 (1.16%) C
5 11 (0.98%) C++
6 10 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (0.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.36%) R
8 3 (0.27%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.27%) PHP
9 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.18%) VB
10 1 (0.089%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.089%) Korn
10 1 (0.089%) VBA
Qualifications
1 147 (13.08%) Degree
2 128 (11.39%) ISEB
3 18 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 18 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 10 (0.89%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.80%) IIBA
7 8 (0.71%) PMP
8 6 (0.53%) ACCA
8 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.44%) CIMA
9 5 (0.44%) CITP
10 4 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.27%) CBAP
11 3 (0.27%) MBCS
11 3 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.18%) MBA
12 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.05%) QA
2 12 (1.07%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.07%) GAAP
3 9 (0.80%) SEPA
4 8 (0.71%) ISO20022
4 8 (0.71%) SLA
5 4 (0.36%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.27%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.27%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.18%) TickIT
8 1 (0.089%) GxP
8 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 120 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.36%) Oracle
3 64 (5.69%) Salesforce.com
4 39 (3.47%) Atlassian
5 25 (2.22%) SAP
6 24 (2.14%) Hyperion
7 22 (1.96%) CODA
7 22 (1.96%) Thunderhead
8 13 (1.16%) Cognos
8 13 (1.16%) IBM
9 12 (1.07%) hybris
9 12 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (0.71%) Ab Initio
10 8 (0.71%) Tableau
10 8 (0.71%) Teradata
11 7 (0.62%) Aareon
11 7 (0.62%) Capita
11 7 (0.62%) Civica
11 7 (0.62%) Northgate
11 7 (0.62%) Orchard
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000 - £55,000+ (depending on years of experience)
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-32k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonues + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-32k
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £15,000 bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tech
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesex
Tech
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 10 days ago