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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 340 360 261
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -99
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 109 111 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.53% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.55% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 101 197
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
East Sussex +12 22 £23,000 -3.15%
Surrey +17 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Berkshire -1 19 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Hampshire +3 16 £34,500 -11.53% 2
Buckinghamshire +31 13 £31,500 -16.00% 1
West Sussex +3 11 £37,500 -25.00%
Kent +20 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire -31 2 £31,750 -20.62%
Middlesex +9 1 - -
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.96%) SQL
3 58 (21.48%) Microsoft
4 56 (20.74%) ISEB
5 50 (18.52%) Finance
6 47 (17.41%) Scrum
7 45 (16.67%) .NET
8 44 (16.30%) C#
8 44 (16.30%) SQL Server
8 44 (16.30%) Degree
9 39 (14.44%) Software Testing
10 38 (14.07%) Software Engineering
11 36 (13.33%) Windows
12 35 (12.96%) QA
12 35 (12.96%) SDLC
13 34 (12.59%) Java
14 33 (12.22%) Business Analysis
15 29 (10.74%) ISTQB
15 29 (10.74%) JIRA
16 28 (10.37%) Selenium
16 28 (10.37%) Use Case
16 28 (10.37%) Test Scripting
16 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
17 27 (10.00%) UML
17 27 (10.00%) Oracle
18 26 (9.63%) XML
19 25 (9.26%) User Stories
20 22 (8.15%) German Language
21 21 (7.78%) IIS
21 21 (7.78%) Regression Testing

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 21 (7.78%) IIS
2 3 (1.11%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.74%) Apache
3 2 (0.74%) JBoss
3 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.37%) CICS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.81%) MS Office
3 12 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.37%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Office 365
3 3 (1.11%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.11%) 3G
2 3 (1.11%) Firewall
2 3 (1.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.74%) HTTP
3 2 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) LDAP
4 1 (0.37%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.93%) MySQL
3 12 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.07%) DataStage
5 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.11%) GIS
6 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.74%) Big Data
7 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.74%) QGIS
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (10.74%) JIRA
2 28 (10.37%) Selenium
3 16 (5.93%) WebDriver
4 14 (5.19%) HP UFT
5 9 (3.33%) Subversion
6 7 (2.59%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.59%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.59%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.22%) JMeter
8 5 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.11%) Appium
9 3 (1.11%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.74%) Maven
10 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.74%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 50 (18.52%) Finance
2 22 (8.15%) German Language
3 19 (7.04%) French Language
4 16 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.44%) Automotive
6 9 (3.33%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.59%) Marketing
8 6 (2.22%) Dutch Language
8 6 (2.22%) Legal
9 5 (1.85%) Banking
10 4 (1.48%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.48%) Retail
10 4 (1.48%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.11%) Electronics
12 2 (0.74%) Danish Language
12 2 (0.74%) Games
12 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.37%) Law
13 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.67%) .NET
2 26 (9.63%) XML
3 13 (4.81%) .NET Framework
4 10 (3.70%) Web Services
4 10 (3.70%) XML Schema
5 8 (2.96%) HTML
6 4 (1.48%) CSS
7 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.74%) ATL
8 2 (0.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.74%) MFC
8 2 (0.74%) OLE
8 2 (0.74%) Qt
8 2 (0.74%) REST
8 2 (0.74%) STL
8 2 (0.74%) WCF
8 2 (0.74%) XSLT
9 1 (0.37%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.37%) ICEfaces
9 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.07%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.70%) iPhone
4 9 (3.33%) User Experience
5 8 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.22%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.22%) iPad
8 3 (1.11%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.11%) IVR
9 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.33%) Windows
2 15 (5.56%) Linux
3 13 (4.81%) Unix
4 8 (2.96%) Android
4 8 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (17.41%) Scrum
3 39 (14.44%) Software Testing
4 38 (14.07%) Software Engineering
5 35 (12.96%) SDLC
6 33 (12.22%) Business Analysis
7 28 (10.37%) Test Scripting
7 28 (10.37%) Use Case
8 27 (10.00%) UML
9 25 (9.26%) User Stories
10 21 (7.78%) Regression Testing
11 20 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 19 (7.04%) Automation Testing
13 17 (6.30%) TDD
14 16 (5.93%) Test Automation
14 16 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (5.56%) Project Management
16 14 (5.19%) BDD
16 14 (5.19%) Workflow
17 13 (4.81%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.96%) SQL
2 44 (16.30%) C#
3 34 (12.59%) Java
4 16 (5.93%) C++
5 13 (4.81%) PHP
6 12 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.07%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.59%) C
10 5 (1.85%) VB
11 4 (1.48%) Python
12 3 (1.11%) Perl
12 3 (1.11%) VBScript
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.37%) Ruby
14 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (20.74%) ISEB
2 44 (16.30%) Degree
3 29 (10.74%) ISTQB
4 15 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.96%) QA
2 13 (4.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (2.22%) Terminal Services
2 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.37%) HDFS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) Oozie
3 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (1.85%) Citrix
3 5 (1.85%) HP
4 3 (1.11%) Intel Security
4 3 (1.11%) Sophos
5 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.74%) Sage
5 2 (0.74%) SAP
5 2 (0.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.37%) Borland
6 1 (0.37%) Epicor
6 1 (0.37%) hybris
6 1 (0.37%) Infor
6 1 (0.37%) Kofax
6 1 (0.37%) OpenText
6 1 (0.37%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.37%) Sun
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago