The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 316 297 310
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 132 173 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.85% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 121 162 128
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -14.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Buckinghamshire +2 30 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Surrey -4 30 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +6 20 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Hampshire +14 18 £37,500 +10.29% 2
West Sussex 0 13 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Berkshire -41 12 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Kent +8 9 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Software Analyst
England

Software Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title.

1 112 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (30.94%) SQL
3 70 (26.42%) Finance
4 58 (21.89%) Degree
5 55 (20.75%) ISEB
6 49 (18.49%) Software Testing
7 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 44 (16.60%) QA
9 39 (14.72%) C#
9 39 (14.72%) SQL Server
9 39 (14.72%) Windows
9 39 (14.72%) Software Engineering
10 38 (14.34%) Java
11 37 (13.96%) .NET
12 36 (13.58%) Scrum
13 35 (13.21%) XML
14 34 (12.83%) Computer Science
15 33 (12.45%) Regression Testing
16 32 (12.08%) MS Excel
16 32 (12.08%) ISTQB
16 32 (12.08%) Test Scripting
17 30 (11.32%) Use Case
17 30 (11.32%) Oracle
18 27 (10.19%) E-Commerce
18 27 (10.19%) Waterfall
18 27 (10.19%) Functional Testing
19 25 (9.43%) SDLC
20 24 (9.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 24 (9.06%) Non-Functional Testing
21 21 (7.92%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Software Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.53%) IIS
3 9 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.13%) Apache
4 3 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.13%) CICS
4 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 32 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.42%) MS Office
3 8 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) Office 365
1 3 (1.13%) OneDrive
1 3 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.64%) Internet
2 5 (1.89%) WebEx
3 3 (1.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) Firewall
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (5.28%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (4.15%) MySQL
4 11 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.13%) DB2
8 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.75%) Big Data
9 2 (0.75%) DataStage
9 2 (0.75%) GIS
9 2 (0.75%) QGIS
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (7.55%) Selenium
2 14 (5.28%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (4.15%) HP UFT
3 11 (4.15%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.02%) JIRA
5 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.26%) IntelliJ
5 6 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.13%) InstallShield
6 3 (1.13%) Rational Robot
6 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.13%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.13%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.75%) Maven
8 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.38%) JMeter
8 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.38%) WinRunner
General
1 70 (26.42%) Finance
2 13 (4.91%) German Language
2 13 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.77%) Retail
4 9 (3.40%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.26%) Banking
7 5 (1.89%) French Language
8 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.13%) Automotive
8 3 (1.13%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.13%) Marketing
9 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.96%) .NET
2 35 (13.21%) XML
3 17 (6.42%) HTML
4 16 (6.04%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.15%) CSS
6 9 (3.40%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.40%) J2EE
6 9 (3.40%) WCF
7 8 (3.02%) Web Services
8 6 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.89%) Entity Framework
9 5 (1.89%) Silverlight
9 5 (1.89%) WPF
10 3 (1.13%) LAMP
10 3 (1.13%) SOAP
10 3 (1.13%) XML Schema
11 2 (0.75%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.75%) JSF
11 2 (0.75%) Spring
11 2 (0.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.83%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.02%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.02%) User Experience
5 7 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.64%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.13%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.75%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.38%) EPoS
9 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.38%) iDTV
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Physics
9 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.72%) Windows
2 18 (6.79%) Unix
3 13 (4.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.77%) Linux
5 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.51%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.13%) Solaris
7 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.49%) Software Testing
3 39 (14.72%) Software Engineering
4 36 (13.58%) Scrum
5 33 (12.45%) Regression Testing
6 32 (12.08%) Test Scripting
7 30 (11.32%) Use Case
8 27 (10.19%) E-Commerce
8 27 (10.19%) Functional Testing
8 27 (10.19%) Waterfall
9 25 (9.43%) SDLC
10 24 (9.06%) Non-Functional Testing
11 20 (7.55%) Business Analysis
11 20 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.79%) Time Management
13 16 (6.04%) UML
14 15 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.28%) MVC
15 14 (5.28%) V-Model
16 13 (4.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.94%) SQL
2 39 (14.72%) C#
3 38 (14.34%) Java
4 21 (7.92%) PL/SQL
5 20 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 15 (5.66%) C
7 14 (5.28%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.15%) Python
9 10 (3.77%) C++
10 9 (3.40%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.64%) VB
12 6 (2.26%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.26%) PHP
12 6 (2.26%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.51%) Perl
13 4 (1.51%) Ruby
14 3 (1.13%) COBOL
14 3 (1.13%) JCL
15 1 (0.38%) VBScript
15 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 58 (21.89%) Degree
2 55 (20.75%) ISEB
3 32 (12.08%) ISTQB
4 24 (9.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (6.04%) Security Cleared
6 14 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.75%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.75%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.75%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.60%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.32%) Oracle
3 3 (1.13%) Citrix
3 3 (1.13%) HP
3 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
3 3 (1.13%) ThinPrint
4 2 (0.75%) hybris
4 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.75%) SAP
4 2 (0.75%) Sun
5 1 (0.38%) Epicor
5 1 (0.38%) Infor
5 1 (0.38%) Sage
5 1 (0.38%) SunGard
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