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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 903 878 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.26% 3.86% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 4.07% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 752 708 740
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
20150 21570 21037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16289 17120 17540
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +26 284 £55,000 +13.40% 23
Hampshire -2 144 £45,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire +31 143 £45,000 - 9
Surrey -41 138 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Oxfordshire +22 49 £42,500 - 15
West Sussex -5 49 £40,000 -13.04% 10
Kent -5 34 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Sussex -14 28 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Middlesex +10 26 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 5 £52,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 846 (46.77%) Business Analysis
2 626 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 602 (33.28%) Finance
4 295 (16.31%) Use Case
5 290 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 283 (15.64%) Project Management
7 281 (15.53%) Degree
8 274 (15.15%) UML
9 266 (14.70%) Scrum
10 251 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 248 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
12 240 (13.27%) Retail
13 218 (12.05%) Waterfall
14 215 (11.89%) SQL
15 205 (11.33%) E-Commerce
16 185 (10.23%) CRM
17 182 (10.06%) User Stories
18 169 (9.34%) ERP
18 169 (9.34%) ISEB
19 168 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
20 167 (9.23%) Telecoms
21 163 (9.01%) Change Management
22 141 (7.79%) SAP
23 139 (7.68%) PRINCE2
24 134 (7.41%) Oracle
25 130 (7.19%) Systems Analysis
26 129 (7.13%) Banking
27 118 (6.52%) MS Excel
28 107 (5.91%) Microsoft
29 104 (5.75%) Billing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.00%) CMS
3 15 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 11 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (0.39%) SAS
8 5 (0.28%) JBoss
8 5 (0.28%) Moodle
9 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.17%) PegaRULES
10 3 (0.17%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.055%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 118 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 97 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 68 (3.76%) MS Office
4 38 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (1.66%) MS Project
6 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.055%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
2 20 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (1.11%) SAP R/3
2 20 (1.11%) SAP FI
2 20 (1.11%) SAP CO
3 14 (0.77%) HFM
3 14 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.66%) SAP SD
6 11 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 8 (0.44%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.44%) SAP LE
7 8 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.39%) SAP WM
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.28%) SAP FSCM
10 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.11%) Taleo
2 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.83%) Firewall
2 11 (0.61%) Internet
3 9 (0.50%) LAN
3 9 (0.50%) WAN
4 8 (0.44%) Extranet
5 6 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.33%) Wireless
6 4 (0.22%) Intranet
6 4 (0.22%) ATM
7 3 (0.17%) Broadband
7 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.11%) SMDS
9 1 (0.055%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 27 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 22 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 18 (1.00%) Relational Database
9 17 (0.94%) OLAP
9 17 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.66%) SAP BW
13 12 (0.66%) SAP BI
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
13 12 (0.66%) SQL Navigator
13 12 (0.66%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (2.65%) JIRA
2 30 (1.66%) Toad
3 16 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 13 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (0.72%) RequisitePro
5 13 (0.72%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.72%) CaliberRM
6 10 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.28%) FitNesse
8 5 (0.28%) RSpec
9 3 (0.17%) Subversion
10 1 (0.055%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.055%) ERwin
General
1 602 (33.28%) Finance
2 240 (13.27%) Retail
3 167 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 129 (7.13%) Banking
5 104 (5.75%) Billing
6 98 (5.42%) Marketing
7 59 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 40 (2.21%) Advertising
9 35 (1.93%) Back Office
10 27 (1.49%) Automotive
11 23 (1.27%) Publishing
12 18 (1.00%) General Ledger
13 14 (0.77%) Legal
14 12 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.50%) Electronics
16 7 (0.39%) Front Office
17 5 (0.28%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.98%) .NET
2 45 (2.49%) XML
3 26 (1.44%) Web Services
4 12 (0.66%) HTML
4 12 (0.66%) Middleware
4 12 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (0.61%) EDI
6 9 (0.50%) RESTful
6 9 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.39%) Mason
7 7 (0.39%) REST
7 7 (0.39%) SOAP
8 6 (0.33%) Gherkin
9 5 (0.28%) BAPI
10 4 (0.22%) CSS
11 3 (0.17%) J2EE
11 3 (0.17%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.17%) JRules
11 3 (0.17%) Spring
11 3 (0.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 248 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 68 (3.76%) User Experience
4 65 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.49%) FMCG
6 28 (1.55%) iPad
6 28 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 16 (0.88%) EPoS
9 15 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 14 (0.77%) Statistics
11 13 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.55%) GIS
13 9 (0.50%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.50%) Telematics
14 8 (0.44%) Data Conversion
15 7 (0.39%) Life Science
15 7 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.11%) Windows
2 16 (0.88%) UNIX
3 8 (0.44%) Linux
4 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.22%) Solaris
5 4 (0.22%) SUSE
5 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.11%) Android
6 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (46.77%) Business Analysis
2 626 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 295 (16.31%) Use Case
4 290 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 283 (15.64%) Project Management
6 274 (15.15%) UML
7 266 (14.70%) Scrum
8 251 (13.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 218 (12.05%) Waterfall
10 205 (11.33%) E-Commerce
11 185 (10.23%) CRM
12 182 (10.06%) User Stories
13 169 (9.34%) ERP
14 168 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
15 163 (9.01%) Change Management
16 139 (7.68%) PRINCE2
17 130 (7.19%) Systems Analysis
18 99 (5.47%) Workflow
19 95 (5.25%) Business Process Mapping
20 84 (4.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 215 (11.89%) SQL
2 66 (3.65%) Java
3 42 (2.32%) PL/SQL
4 39 (2.16%) C#
5 24 (1.33%) ABAP
6 18 (1.00%) VB
7 12 (0.66%) VBA
7 12 (0.66%) T-SQL
8 10 (0.55%) C
8 10 (0.55%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.44%) Perl
9 8 (0.44%) C++
10 7 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 6 (0.33%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.17%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.11%) Python
15 1 (0.055%) Scala
15 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.055%) Korn
Qualifications
1 281 (15.53%) Degree
2 169 (9.34%) ISEB
3 40 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.88%) IIBA
6 15 (0.83%) CCA
7 10 (0.55%) ACCA
7 10 (0.55%) CIMA
8 9 (0.50%) AAT
9 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.22%) ICAEW
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.11%) MBA
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) NVQ Level 4
12 2 (0.11%) CIPFA
12 2 (0.11%) HND
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.32%) QA
2 9 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.33%) SLA
4 3 (0.17%) GAMP
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.055%) GAAP
6 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 141 (7.79%) SAP
2 134 (7.41%) Oracle
3 107 (5.91%) Microsoft
4 38 (2.10%) Business Objects
5 35 (1.93%) Informatica
6 30 (1.66%) Cognos
6 30 (1.66%) hybris
7 25 (1.38%) Siebel
8 22 (1.22%) JD Edwards
9 17 (0.94%) Hyperion
9 17 (0.94%) Huawei
10 16 (0.88%) Amdocs
11 15 (0.83%) Epicor
12 9 (0.50%) Remedy
13 8 (0.44%) IBM
14 7 (0.39%) Ericsson
14 7 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.39%) Comverse
15 6 (0.33%) Cerillion
15 6 (0.33%) TOWER Software
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