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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
England / South East
Rank 276 313 295
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 117 134 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.71% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.73% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 109 123 161
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,800 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
14292 18330 19883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.69% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11833 15719 16225
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
West Sussex +20 29 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Berkshire +47 26 £39,250 +30.83%
Surrey +48 21 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Hampshire +11 12 £35,750 -4.66% 1
Oxfordshire +7 11 £30,000 -7.69% 4
East Sussex - 10 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £30,000 -29.41%
Kent +3 2 £18,000 -52.00%
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (30.59%) ISEB
3 58 (26.48%) SQL
4 56 (25.57%) .NET
4 56 (25.57%) ISTQB
5 55 (25.11%) C#
6 51 (23.29%) QA
7 50 (22.83%) Software Testing
8 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 49 (22.37%) SDLC
9 46 (21.00%) Microsoft
10 44 (20.09%) Degree
11 37 (16.89%) Scrum
12 34 (15.53%) Windows
12 34 (15.53%) Selenium
13 32 (14.61%) MS Excel
13 32 (14.61%) Finance
14 31 (14.16%) Test Scripting
15 30 (13.70%) Regression Testing
15 30 (13.70%) C++
16 26 (11.87%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (10.96%) ITIL
18 23 (10.50%) TDD
19 22 (10.05%) Computer Science
20 21 (9.59%) Automated Testing
20 21 (9.59%) BDD
21 20 (9.13%) UML
21 20 (9.13%) Java
22 18 (8.22%) Test Automation

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 13 (5.94%) IIS
2 4 (1.83%) DataSynapse
3 3 (1.37%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.46%) Apache
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.20%) SaaS
4 3 (1.37%) Lucidchart
4 3 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) SMTP
2 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.91%) WebEx
3 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.46%) Big Data
3 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.46%) UniData
Development Applications
1 34 (15.53%) Selenium
2 14 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.57%) HP UFT
4 9 (4.11%) JIRA
5 7 (3.20%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.83%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.37%) Subversion
9 3 (1.37%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.91%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.91%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.91%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.46%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.46%) JMeter
11 1 (0.46%) MSTest
General
1 32 (14.61%) Finance
2 14 (6.39%) French Language
2 14 (6.39%) German Language
3 5 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.83%) Dutch Language
4 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.37%) Banking
5 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.37%) Marketing
5 3 (1.37%) Retail
6 2 (0.91%) International Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.57%) .NET
2 14 (6.39%) XML
3 9 (4.11%) HTML
4 8 (3.65%) CSS
5 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.37%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.37%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.37%) RESTful
6 3 (1.37%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (1.37%) Web Services
7 2 (0.91%) J2EE
7 2 (0.91%) JSON
8 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.46%) REST
8 1 (0.46%) Spring
8 1 (0.46%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.65%) Life Science
4 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.53%) Windows
2 14 (6.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.02%) Unix
4 10 (4.57%) Linux
5 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.74%) Android
6 6 (2.74%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.83%) zOS
8 3 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.83%) Software Testing
3 49 (22.37%) SDLC
4 37 (16.89%) Scrum
5 31 (14.16%) Test Scripting
6 30 (13.70%) Regression Testing
7 26 (11.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (10.96%) ITIL
9 23 (10.50%) TDD
10 21 (9.59%) Automated Testing
10 21 (9.59%) BDD
11 20 (9.13%) UML
12 18 (8.22%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.76%) Manual Testing
13 17 (7.76%) Software Engineering
14 16 (7.31%) Automation Testing
15 15 (6.85%) Time Management
16 14 (6.39%) Integration Testing
16 14 (6.39%) Software Delivery
17 12 (5.48%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.48%) SQL
2 55 (25.11%) C#
3 30 (13.70%) C++
4 20 (9.13%) Java
5 9 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.20%) C
6 7 (3.20%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.74%) Python
8 5 (2.28%) Ruby
8 5 (2.28%) VB
9 4 (1.83%) PHP
9 4 (1.83%) VBA
10 3 (1.37%) Perl
10 3 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (30.59%) ISEB
2 56 (25.57%) ISTQB
3 44 (20.09%) Degree
4 17 (7.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.65%) MCSE
7 5 (2.28%) IIBA
8 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (23.29%) QA
2 3 (1.37%) GAMP
3 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.46%) PMO
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.83%) IMail Server
4 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.11%) Citrix
3 6 (2.74%) TOWER Software
4 3 (1.37%) Marketo
5 2 (0.91%) Snow
5 2 (0.91%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
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