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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 55 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 962 845 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.40% 3.89% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 4.10% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 827 702 774
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,200 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
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
20864 20617 22302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.86% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16795 16577 19450
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +33 333 £50,000 - 19
Surrey -1 224 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Buckinghamshire +28 99 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Hampshire -36 91 £43,500 -3.33% 17
Oxfordshire +19 63 £45,000 +3.44% 10
West Sussex -7 49 £43,750 -1.12% 2
Kent -17 44 £42,500 -1.73% 2
East Sussex +6 30 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Middlesex +19 24 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Home Counties -1 3 £53,500 +15.67%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 813 (44.02%) Business Analysis
2 694 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (31.94%) Finance
4 354 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 319 (17.27%) Project Management
6 304 (16.46%) UML
7 297 (16.08%) Degree
8 282 (15.27%) Scrum
9 268 (14.51%) Waterfall
10 256 (13.86%) Use Case
11 255 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
12 249 (13.48%) ISEB
13 233 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 198 (10.72%) SQL
15 185 (10.02%) CRM
16 182 (9.85%) Retail
17 179 (9.69%) PRINCE2
18 178 (9.64%) E-Commerce
19 164 (8.88%) User Stories
20 162 (8.77%) Change Management
21 159 (8.61%) Microsoft
22 155 (8.39%) MS Excel
23 145 (7.85%) ERP
24 140 (7.58%) Telecoms
25 129 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
26 126 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
27 121 (6.55%) Oracle
28 120 (6.50%) MS Visio
29 118 (6.39%) SQL Server
30 113 (6.12%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 71 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.60%) CMS
3 17 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.27%) Moodle
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.22%) IIS
8 3 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.16%) SAS
8 3 (0.16%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.11%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.054%) Kentico
Applications
1 155 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 120 (6.50%) MS Visio
3 74 (4.01%) MS Office
4 62 (3.36%) MS Project
5 39 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.97%) SAP R/3
3 17 (0.92%) SAP FI
3 17 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (0.92%) SAP CO
4 15 (0.81%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 13 (0.70%) HFM
6 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.49%) MFGPRO
8 7 (0.38%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.32%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.32%) SAP LE
9 6 (0.32%) Maximo
10 5 (0.27%) SAP WM
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.65%) SaaS
2 5 (0.27%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.054%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.054%) Taleo
3 1 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.054%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.03%) Internet
2 10 (0.54%) Firewall
2 10 (0.54%) Intranet
3 5 (0.27%) Extranet
3 5 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.22%) LAN
4 4 (0.22%) WAN
5 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.11%) 4G
6 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.11%) SDH
6 2 (0.11%) ATM
6 2 (0.11%) VPN
6 2 (0.11%) VLAN
6 2 (0.11%) NFC
6 2 (0.11%) LTE
7 1 (0.054%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.054%) Broadband
7 1 (0.054%) SMS
7 1 (0.054%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 42 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 23 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 19 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 17 (0.92%) OLAP
8 16 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (0.70%) QlikView
11 12 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.65%) Data Mining
12 11 (0.60%) SQL Navigator
12 11 (0.60%) OLTP
12 11 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (1.84%) JIRA
2 18 (0.97%) Toad
3 11 (0.60%) RequisitePro
4 10 (0.54%) CaliberRM
4 10 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 7 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.32%) Axure RP
8 5 (0.27%) FitNesse
8 5 (0.27%) RSpec
9 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.11%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.054%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.054%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.054%) ERwin
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle APEX
General
1 590 (31.94%) Finance
2 182 (9.85%) Retail
3 140 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 102 (5.52%) Banking
5 101 (5.47%) Marketing
6 75 (4.06%) Manufacturing
7 68 (3.68%) Billing
8 53 (2.87%) Advertising
9 47 (2.54%) Back Office
10 32 (1.73%) Publishing
11 29 (1.57%) Automotive
12 27 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.03%) Front Office
14 17 (0.92%) Legal
15 11 (0.60%) Law
15 11 (0.60%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.38%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.32%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (5.20%) .NET
2 63 (3.41%) XML
3 26 (1.41%) EDI
4 24 (1.30%) Web Services
5 20 (1.08%) HTML
6 18 (0.97%) .NET Framework
7 13 (0.70%) CSS
8 10 (0.54%) Middleware
9 9 (0.49%) REST
10 8 (0.43%) RESTful
10 8 (0.43%) COM
11 7 (0.38%) SOAP
12 6 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.27%) BAPI
13 5 (0.27%) XML Schema
13 5 (0.27%) WCF
14 3 (0.16%) Spring
14 3 (0.16%) ASP.NET
15 2 (0.11%) HTML5
15 2 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 255 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.22%) Management Information System
3 76 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.63%) User Experience
5 49 (2.65%) FMCG
6 29 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (0.87%) iPad
8 15 (0.81%) Life Science
8 15 (0.81%) PMI
9 14 (0.76%) Social Media
10 11 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (0.60%) LIMS
11 10 (0.54%) Mathematics
11 10 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.49%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.43%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.38%) Informatics
14 7 (0.38%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.38%) Data Conversion
14 7 (0.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (0.70%) Windows
2 8 (0.43%) UNIX
3 7 (0.38%) Linux
4 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.27%) Android
5 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (44.02%) Business Analysis
2 694 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 319 (17.27%) Project Management
5 304 (16.46%) UML
6 282 (15.27%) Scrum
7 268 (14.51%) Waterfall
8 256 (13.86%) Use Case
9 233 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 185 (10.02%) CRM
11 179 (9.69%) PRINCE2
12 178 (9.64%) E-Commerce
13 164 (8.88%) User Stories
14 162 (8.77%) Change Management
15 145 (7.85%) ERP
16 129 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
17 126 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
18 113 (6.12%) Workflow
19 109 (5.90%) ITIL
20 95 (5.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 198 (10.72%) SQL
2 73 (3.95%) Java
3 35 (1.89%) C#
4 30 (1.62%) PL/SQL
5 23 (1.25%) ABAP
6 21 (1.14%) VB
7 13 (0.70%) JavaScript
8 12 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 10 (0.54%) C++
10 7 (0.38%) VBA
11 6 (0.32%) C
12 5 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.11%) Groovy
13 2 (0.11%) Scala
13 2 (0.11%) VBScript
13 2 (0.11%) RPG
14 1 (0.054%) PHP
14 1 (0.054%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.054%) R
Qualifications
1 297 (16.08%) Degree
2 249 (13.48%) ISEB
3 55 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 44 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.19%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.08%) IIBA
7 14 (0.76%) CCA
8 11 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (0.60%) CBAP
9 9 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (0.49%) ACCA
10 8 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.43%) AAT
11 7 (0.38%) PMP
12 6 (0.32%) ICAEW
12 6 (0.32%) CIMA
12 6 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 5 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.71%) QA
2 23 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.32%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.11%) GAMP
7 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 4 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.054%) OpenView
1 1 (0.054%) Netcool
1 1 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 159 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 121 (6.55%) Oracle
3 112 (6.06%) SAP
4 26 (1.41%) Business Objects
5 24 (1.30%) Siebel
5 24 (1.30%) Informatica
5 24 (1.30%) hybris
6 22 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 19 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (0.97%) Hyperion
9 13 (0.70%) Huawei
10 12 (0.65%) Cognos
11 9 (0.49%) Epicor
11 9 (0.49%) QAD
12 7 (0.38%) Google
13 5 (0.27%) Amdocs
13 5 (0.27%) Tableau
14 4 (0.22%) Akamai
14 4 (0.22%) Comverse
14 4 (0.22%) Thunderhead
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