The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 330 344 291
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 93 118 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.57% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.59% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 114 181
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Software 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
17047 20159 21279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14291 16888 16639
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Analyst across the South East region.

Software Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Software Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Software 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 Software Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Hampshire +16 23 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Surrey +5 21 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Berkshire +19 20 £42,500 +21.42% 4
East Sussex +8 9 £34,576 +6.38%
West Sussex +16 8 £31,250 -10.71%
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £34,750 +11.20% 1
Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire -14 1 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software 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 Software Analyst in the job title.

1 91 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.37%) SQL
3 52 (24.19%) ISEB
4 46 (21.40%) Scrum
5 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
6 35 (16.28%) Software Testing
7 34 (15.81%) .NET
8 32 (14.88%) ISTQB
9 31 (14.42%) C#
10 29 (13.49%) Degree
10 29 (13.49%) SDLC
11 28 (13.02%) QA
11 28 (13.02%) SQL Server
12 27 (12.56%) Windows
12 27 (12.56%) Selenium
13 25 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (11.63%) Test Scripting
13 25 (11.63%) Regression Testing
14 24 (11.16%) Finance
14 24 (11.16%) JIRA
15 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.30%) Software Engineering
16 20 (9.30%) Manual Testing
17 18 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (8.37%) Java
18 17 (7.91%) TDD
19 16 (7.44%) User Stories
19 16 (7.44%) BDD
20 15 (6.98%) Automation Testing
20 15 (6.98%) Software Delivery

Software 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 14 (6.51%) IIS
2 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.47%) CICS
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.65%) MS Office
3 7 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Office 365
1 5 (2.33%) SaaS
2 4 (1.86%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.47%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.40%) 3G
2 3 (1.40%) Internet
2 3 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.93%) Multicast
3 2 (0.93%) Network Security
3 2 (0.93%) Unicast
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Extranet
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.26%) MySQL
3 5 (2.33%) DataStage
3 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) GIS
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (12.56%) Selenium
2 24 (11.16%) JIRA
3 13 (6.05%) HP UFT
4 12 (5.58%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.72%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.79%) JMeter
8 5 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.33%) Subversion
8 5 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.33%) YouTrack
9 4 (1.86%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.40%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.93%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.47%) Appium
12 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 24 (11.16%) Finance
2 12 (5.58%) German Language
3 9 (4.19%) French Language
4 6 (2.79%) Dutch Language
4 6 (2.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Automotive
6 3 (1.40%) Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Danish Language
7 2 (0.93%) Electronics
7 2 (0.93%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) International Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.81%) .NET
2 12 (5.58%) XML
3 8 (3.72%) HTML
3 8 (3.72%) Web Services
4 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.79%) CSS
5 2 (0.93%) ATL
5 2 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (0.93%) MFC
5 2 (0.93%) OLE
5 2 (0.93%) Qt
5 2 (0.93%) STL
6 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.47%) ICEfaces
6 1 (0.47%) JSF
6 1 (0.47%) LAMP
6 1 (0.47%) Spring
6 1 (0.47%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.26%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.33%) iPhone
5 5 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.33%) Physics
6 4 (1.86%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.86%) iPad
7 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Derivative
8 2 (0.93%) IVR
8 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.93%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.56%) Windows
2 14 (6.51%) Unix
3 11 (5.12%) Android
3 11 (5.12%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.65%) Linux
4 10 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.40%) Scrum
3 35 (16.28%) Software Testing
4 29 (13.49%) SDLC
5 25 (11.63%) Regression Testing
5 25 (11.63%) Test Scripting
5 25 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (9.30%) Manual Testing
6 20 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.91%) TDD
8 16 (7.44%) BDD
8 16 (7.44%) User Stories
9 15 (6.98%) Automation Testing
9 15 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 15 (6.98%) Software Delivery
10 14 (6.51%) Automated Testing
11 13 (6.05%) Test Automation
12 12 (5.58%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.58%) Time Management
12 12 (5.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.37%) SQL
2 31 (14.42%) C#
3 18 (8.37%) Java
4 12 (5.58%) C++
5 10 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.26%) PHP
7 6 (2.79%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.33%) Python
8 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.93%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.93%) Tcl
9 2 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) COBOL
10 1 (0.47%) Perl
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
10 1 (0.47%) VBScript
10 1 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 52 (24.19%) ISEB
2 32 (14.88%) ISTQB
3 29 (13.49%) Degree
4 18 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (6.51%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) IIBA
8 1 (0.47%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.02%) QA
2 9 (4.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.47%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) Terminal Services
2 4 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.58%) Oracle
3 6 (2.79%) Citrix
4 3 (1.40%) Intel Security
4 3 (1.40%) Sophos
5 2 (0.93%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.47%) Borland
6 1 (0.47%) HP
6 1 (0.47%) Kofax
6 1 (0.47%) OpenText
6 1 (0.47%) Sage
6 1 (0.47%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Shape IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + 10% bonus + 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago