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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 83 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 667 798 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.45% 3.90% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 4.01% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 581 684 554
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -17 214 £48,500 -3.00% 23
Surrey -26 126 £45,000 - 18
Buckinghamshire +4 86 £45,000 -9.09% 13
Hampshire 0 63 £45,000 - 13
Kent +43 48 £38,500 -14.44% 5
East Sussex +21 44 £50,000 +16.27% 3
West Sussex -7 36 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Oxfordshire -8 35 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Middlesex +7 13 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Sussex +6 8 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 623 (45.44%) Business Analysis
2 508 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
3 464 (33.84%) Finance
4 263 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 256 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
6 252 (18.38%) Degree
7 203 (14.81%) Project Management
8 191 (13.93%) Scrum
9 182 (13.27%) Use Case
10 170 (12.40%) Waterfall
11 157 (11.45%) SQL
12 154 (11.23%) UML
13 152 (11.09%) Retail
13 152 (11.09%) SDLC
14 149 (10.87%) PRINCE2
15 143 (10.43%) User Stories
16 137 (9.99%) User Acceptance Testing
17 131 (9.56%) Oracle
18 124 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
19 122 (8.90%) CRM
20 119 (8.68%) E-Commerce
21 115 (8.39%) Data Modelling
22 114 (8.32%) Microsoft
23 110 (8.02%) ISEB
24 109 (7.95%) MS Visio
25 100 (7.29%) Change Management
26 98 (7.15%) ERP
27 97 (7.08%) MS Excel
28 93 (6.78%) Workflow
29 84 (6.13%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.68%) SAS
3 18 (1.31%) CMS
4 17 (1.24%) Confluence
5 15 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.44%) IIS
8 4 (0.29%) Moodle
8 4 (0.29%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.22%) CICS
10 2 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.15%) Totara
11 1 (0.073%) Drupal
11 1 (0.073%) Lync
11 1 (0.073%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.073%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.073%) WordPress
Applications
1 109 (7.95%) MS Visio
2 97 (7.08%) MS Excel
3 80 (5.84%) MS Office
4 53 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (2.70%) MS Project
6 12 (0.88%) SPSS
7 11 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (2.12%) HFM
1 29 (2.12%) Hyperion Planning
2 27 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.95%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 10 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 9 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
9 8 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (0.58%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.36%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.66%) SaaS
2 5 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.73%) Internet
2 7 (0.51%) Intranet
3 5 (0.36%) WebEx
4 4 (0.29%) Wireless
5 2 (0.15%) Extranet
6 1 (0.073%) Broadband
6 1 (0.073%) LDAP
6 1 (0.073%) MVNO
6 1 (0.073%) SMS
6 1 (0.073%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
3 29 (2.12%) Big Data
4 20 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 13 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (0.73%) GIS
10 10 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.51%) MS Access
11 7 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.51%) SAP BW
11 7 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.44%) QlikView
13 4 (0.29%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 62 (4.52%) JIRA
2 17 (1.24%) ERwin
3 13 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.36%) Toad
5 4 (0.29%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.22%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.15%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.15%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.15%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.073%) Ant
8 1 (0.073%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.073%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.073%) Maven
8 1 (0.073%) Subversion
General
1 464 (33.84%) Finance
2 152 (11.09%) Retail
3 81 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 68 (4.96%) Billing
5 53 (3.87%) Banking
6 45 (3.28%) Marketing
7 35 (2.55%) Automotive
8 28 (2.04%) Back Office
9 22 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.46%) Advertising
11 18 (1.31%) Front Office
12 11 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.66%) Electronics
14 7 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.51%) Publishing
15 6 (0.44%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.44%) Legal
15 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.36%) French Language
16 5 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.23%) .NET
2 33 (2.41%) Web Services
3 21 (1.53%) HTML
3 21 (1.53%) XML
4 13 (0.95%) CSS
5 12 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 6 (0.44%) Gherkin
7 5 (0.36%) Velocity
8 4 (0.29%) REST
8 4 (0.29%) SOAP
9 3 (0.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.22%) jQuery
10 2 (0.15%) COM
10 2 (0.15%) JSON
10 2 (0.15%) MDX
10 2 (0.15%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.073%) HTML5
11 1 (0.073%) Mason
11 1 (0.073%) OAuth
11 1 (0.073%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 256 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 54 (3.94%) User Experience
4 50 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 33 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 22 (1.60%) Smart Meter
8 21 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (1.46%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.17%) Derivative
11 14 (1.02%) Equities
12 12 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
13 11 (0.80%) FMCG
14 10 (0.73%) iPad
15 9 (0.66%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.58%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
17 7 (0.51%) e-Learning
18 5 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.17%) Windows
2 11 (0.80%) Windows Server
3 8 (0.58%) Android
3 8 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.36%) Linux
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.15%) Unix
6 2 (0.15%) VMS
7 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 623 (45.44%) Business Analysis
2 508 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 203 (14.81%) Project Management
5 191 (13.93%) Scrum
6 182 (13.27%) Use Case
7 170 (12.40%) Waterfall
8 154 (11.23%) UML
9 152 (11.09%) SDLC
10 149 (10.87%) PRINCE2
11 143 (10.43%) User Stories
12 137 (9.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 124 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
14 122 (8.90%) CRM
15 119 (8.68%) E-Commerce
16 115 (8.39%) Data Modelling
17 100 (7.29%) Change Management
18 98 (7.15%) ERP
19 93 (6.78%) Workflow
20 84 (6.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 157 (11.45%) SQL
2 44 (3.21%) Java
3 14 (1.02%) C#
4 11 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 10 (0.73%) PL/SQL
6 7 (0.51%) VB
7 6 (0.44%) R
8 5 (0.36%) C
8 5 (0.36%) COBOL
8 5 (0.36%) VBA
9 4 (0.29%) PHP
10 3 (0.22%) C++
10 3 (0.22%) JCL
11 2 (0.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.15%) RPG
12 1 (0.073%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.073%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 252 (18.38%) Degree
2 110 (8.02%) ISEB
3 24 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.17%) CITP
6 10 (0.73%) IIBA
7 8 (0.58%) CBAP
8 7 (0.51%) ACCA
9 6 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.29%) CIMA
11 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.29%) MBCS
12 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.073%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.073%) CISA
13 1 (0.073%) CISM
13 1 (0.073%) HNC
13 1 (0.073%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.69%) QA
2 21 (1.53%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.88%) TickIT
4 10 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.51%) GAAP
6 4 (0.29%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.29%) SLA
7 1 (0.073%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 131 (9.56%) Oracle
2 114 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 64 (4.67%) SAP
4 46 (3.36%) JD Edwards
5 42 (3.06%) Hyperion
5 42 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (2.04%) Tableau
7 26 (1.90%) Cognos
8 20 (1.46%) ATG
9 16 (1.17%) IBM
10 15 (1.09%) Atlassian
11 13 (0.95%) Charles River
12 9 (0.66%) ESRI
13 8 (0.58%) Ab Initio
13 8 (0.58%) CODA
13 8 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.58%) Pegasus
13 8 (0.58%) Teradata
14 7 (0.51%) Amdocs
14 7 (0.51%) hybris
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
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