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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
England / South East
Rank 290 331 298
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 109 125 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.65% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.67% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 110 154
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +16 27 £32,500 -26.96% 1
Berkshire +62 24 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East Sussex - 19 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +27 16 £35,000 -15.66% 4
Hampshire +3 12 £38,250 -1.29% 1
Oxfordshire +10 4 £33,750 +3.84% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Kent +7 3 £50,000 +21.21%
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 87 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (35.90%) ISEB
3 59 (30.26%) SQL
4 57 (29.23%) .NET
5 53 (27.18%) ISTQB
6 50 (25.64%) C#
7 46 (23.59%) Microsoft
8 45 (23.08%) Software Testing
9 43 (22.05%) QA
10 42 (21.54%) SDLC
11 41 (21.03%) SQL Server
12 36 (18.46%) Scrum
13 34 (17.44%) Test Scripting
14 33 (16.92%) Degree
15 32 (16.41%) Selenium
15 32 (16.41%) Windows
16 30 (15.38%) MS Excel
16 30 (15.38%) Regression Testing
17 29 (14.87%) Finance
18 25 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
19 24 (12.31%) TDD
19 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (11.28%) Automated Testing
20 22 (11.28%) BDD
21 21 (10.77%) C++
22 20 (10.26%) Test Automation
22 20 (10.26%) Manual Testing
23 19 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
23 19 (9.74%) ITIL
24 18 (9.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 10 (5.13%) IIS
2 3 (1.54%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) SaaS
2 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.54%) Lucidchart
4 3 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) SMTP
2 2 (1.03%) Multicast
2 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.03%) Unicast
2 2 (1.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) UniData
Development Applications
1 32 (16.41%) Selenium
2 19 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.64%) HP UFT
3 11 (5.64%) JIRA
4 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.10%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.59%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.54%) YouTrack
8 2 (1.03%) JMeter
8 2 (1.03%) Subversion
8 2 (1.03%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.51%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.51%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (14.87%) Finance
2 12 (6.15%) French Language
2 12 (6.15%) German Language
3 4 (2.05%) Dutch Language
3 4 (2.05%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.54%) Banking
4 3 (1.54%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) International Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (29.23%) .NET
2 8 (4.10%) XML
3 7 (3.59%) CSS
3 7 (3.59%) HTML
4 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (1.54%) Entity Framework
5 3 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (1.54%) RESTful
5 3 (1.54%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (1.54%) Web Services
6 2 (1.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.56%) Physics
5 4 (2.05%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.05%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.54%) Statistics
6 3 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.03%) Derivative
7 2 (1.03%) Fintech
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.41%) Windows
2 11 (5.64%) Unix
3 10 (5.13%) Linux
3 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.59%) Android
4 7 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.56%) zOS
6 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 42 (21.54%) SDLC
4 36 (18.46%) Scrum
5 34 (17.44%) Test Scripting
6 30 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 25 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (12.31%) TDD
9 22 (11.28%) Automated Testing
9 22 (11.28%) BDD
10 20 (10.26%) Manual Testing
10 20 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 19 (9.74%) ITIL
12 15 (7.69%) Software Delivery
13 14 (7.18%) Automation Testing
13 14 (7.18%) Integration Testing
13 14 (7.18%) Software Engineering
14 13 (6.67%) Time Management
14 13 (6.67%) UML
15 10 (5.13%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.26%) SQL
2 50 (25.64%) C#
3 21 (10.77%) C++
4 14 (7.18%) Java
5 9 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.56%) VB
7 4 (2.05%) C
7 4 (2.05%) PHP
7 4 (2.05%) Python
7 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.05%) VBA
8 2 (1.03%) Ruby
8 2 (1.03%) Tcl
8 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (35.90%) ISEB
2 53 (27.18%) ISTQB
3 33 (16.92%) Degree
4 18 (9.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.56%) IIBA
6 4 (2.05%) MCSE
6 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.05%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.05%) IMail Server
1 4 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (23.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.08%) TOWER Software
3 5 (2.56%) Citrix
4 4 (2.05%) DataSynapse
5 3 (1.54%) Marketo
6 2 (1.03%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.03%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle
7 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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