The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Analyst
Rank 437 423 440
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.036% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.038% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £33,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +14.78%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Analyst
England

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
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 23 July 2014. 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
Berkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Software Analyst
England

Software Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) IIS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) MySQL
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) OLAP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) LAMP
4 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
4 2 (11.76%) COM
4 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 3 (17.65%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Use Case
3 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) C
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
5 2 (11.76%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft