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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 337 362 275
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 100 103 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.49% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.51% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 93 96 197
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £60,000 £59,750
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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +20 20 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Berkshire +14 20 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Surrey +20 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £37,500 -2.59% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 10 £32,000 -1.53%
West Sussex +7 10 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Oxfordshire -21 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Kent +14 1 £37,500 -5.36% 1
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 99 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (34.44%) SQL
3 57 (23.65%) ISEB
4 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
5 42 (17.43%) Scrum
6 40 (16.60%) C#
7 37 (15.35%) .NET
8 36 (14.94%) SQL Server
8 36 (14.94%) Software Testing
9 33 (13.69%) ISTQB
10 32 (13.28%) Degree
10 32 (13.28%) Windows
11 31 (12.86%) QA
11 31 (12.86%) Selenium
11 31 (12.86%) Test Scripting
11 31 (12.86%) SDLC
12 28 (11.62%) JIRA
12 28 (11.62%) Software Engineering
13 27 (11.20%) Finance
13 27 (11.20%) Java
14 25 (10.37%) Business Analysis
15 24 (9.96%) MS Excel
15 24 (9.96%) Regression Testing
16 21 (8.71%) XML
17 20 (8.30%) UML
17 20 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (7.88%) Manual Testing
18 19 (7.88%) User Stories
18 19 (7.88%) Automation Testing
18 19 (7.88%) Oracle

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 18 (7.47%) IIS
2 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.41%) CICS
4 1 (0.41%) JBoss
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.56%) MS Office
3 10 (4.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.41%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.90%) SaaS
2 4 (1.66%) Office 365
3 3 (1.24%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) 3G
1 3 (1.24%) Internet
1 3 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.83%) Multicast
2 2 (0.83%) Network Security
2 2 (0.83%) Unicast
3 1 (0.41%) DHCP
3 1 (0.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) Extranet
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.15%) MySQL
2 10 (4.15%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.90%) DataStage
4 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.83%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) DB2
7 1 (0.41%) GIS
7 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (12.86%) Selenium
2 28 (11.62%) JIRA
3 16 (6.64%) WebDriver
4 14 (5.81%) HP UFT
5 9 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.32%) Subversion
6 8 (3.32%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.49%) Bugzilla
8 6 (2.49%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.49%) JMeter
9 5 (2.07%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.24%) Appium
10 3 (1.24%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.24%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.24%) YouTrack
11 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.83%) Maven
12 1 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 27 (11.20%) Finance
2 16 (6.64%) German Language
3 13 (5.39%) French Language
4 10 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.32%) Automotive
6 6 (2.49%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.49%) Dutch Language
6 6 (2.49%) Legal
7 4 (1.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Banking
8 2 (0.83%) Billing
8 2 (0.83%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Games
8 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.35%) .NET
2 21 (8.71%) XML
3 9 (3.73%) Web Services
4 8 (3.32%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.90%) XML Schema
6 6 (2.49%) HTML
7 4 (1.66%) CSS
8 2 (0.83%) ATL
8 2 (0.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.83%) MFC
8 2 (0.83%) OLE
8 2 (0.83%) Qt
8 2 (0.83%) REST
8 2 (0.83%) STL
9 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.41%) ICEfaces
9 1 (0.41%) JSF
9 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.41%) Spring
9 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.56%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.32%) iPhone
4 6 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.49%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.49%) iPad
4 6 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.24%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.24%) IVR
5 3 (1.24%) User Experience
6 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.83%) Derivative
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) Fintech
7 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.28%) Windows
2 15 (6.22%) Unix
3 13 (5.39%) Linux
4 9 (3.73%) Android
4 9 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) zOS
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (17.43%) Scrum
3 36 (14.94%) Software Testing
4 31 (12.86%) SDLC
4 31 (12.86%) Test Scripting
5 28 (11.62%) Software Engineering
6 25 (10.37%) Business Analysis
7 24 (9.96%) Regression Testing
8 20 (8.30%) UML
8 20 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (7.88%) Automation Testing
9 19 (7.88%) Manual Testing
9 19 (7.88%) User Stories
10 18 (7.47%) TDD
10 18 (7.47%) Test Automation
10 18 (7.47%) Use Case
11 16 (6.64%) E-Commerce
12 15 (6.22%) BDD
13 13 (5.39%) Automated Testing
14 12 (4.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (34.44%) SQL
2 40 (16.60%) C#
3 27 (11.20%) Java
4 15 (6.22%) C++
5 11 (4.56%) PHP
6 8 (3.32%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.32%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.32%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.66%) Python
7 4 (1.66%) VB
8 3 (1.24%) C
9 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.83%) Tcl
9 2 (0.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) COBOL
10 1 (0.41%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
10 1 (0.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (23.65%) ISEB
2 33 (13.69%) ISTQB
3 32 (13.28%) Degree
4 15 (6.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (6.22%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.86%) QA
2 12 (4.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (2.49%) Terminal Services
2 4 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 49 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.88%) Oracle
3 6 (2.49%) Citrix
4 3 (1.24%) HP
4 3 (1.24%) Intel Security
4 3 (1.24%) Sophos
5 2 (0.83%) Fidessa
5 2 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.41%) Borland
6 1 (0.41%) Kofax
6 1 (0.41%) OpenText
6 1 (0.41%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.41%) Sage
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Near Newbury
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £25k + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
West Berkshire: Easy commute from Swindon,...
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Salary: £20 - 25k + good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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