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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Analyst
Rank 303 328 293
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 138 138 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.67% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 135 126 162
Median salary £35,000 £36,690 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% -22.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £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
17624 20064 22070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 97.07% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14938 16188 17853
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Hampshire +20 33 £32,500 -12.75% 4
Surrey +19 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire +38 17 £31,000 -23.92%
East Sussex +10 15 £23,000 +2.22% 3
West Sussex +10 13 £34,000 -32.00%
Berkshire -11 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxfordshire -15 9 £25,000 -37.50%
Kent +10 7 £37,500 +16.27% 1
Middlesex +8 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Software Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 108 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (37.09%) SQL
3 64 (23.27%) Finance
4 61 (22.18%) Degree
5 55 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 50 (18.18%) C#
7 49 (17.82%) .NET
8 46 (16.73%) SQL Server
9 44 (16.00%) ISEB
10 43 (15.64%) Software Engineering
11 42 (15.27%) Scrum
12 40 (14.55%) Windows
13 39 (14.18%) Software Testing
14 38 (13.82%) QA
15 37 (13.45%) Use Case
15 37 (13.45%) Java
16 35 (12.73%) Business Analysis
17 34 (12.36%) XML
18 32 (11.64%) Oracle
19 31 (11.27%) SDLC
20 29 (10.55%) JIRA
20 29 (10.55%) MS Excel
21 26 (9.45%) UML
21 26 (9.45%) IIS
22 25 (9.09%) ISTQB
23 24 (8.73%) User Stories
24 22 (8.00%) Computer Science
24 22 (8.00%) Selenium
24 22 (8.00%) Test Scripting
25 20 (7.27%) German Language

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 26 (9.45%) IIS
2 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.09%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.73%) Apache
4 2 (0.73%) JBoss
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.36%) MS Office
2 12 (4.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.36%) Sage CRM
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.27%) SaaS
2 4 (1.45%) Office 365
3 3 (1.09%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.36%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.82%) WebEx
2 3 (1.09%) Firewall
2 3 (1.09%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) DHCP
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Extranet
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) NAS
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.91%) MySQL
3 12 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.00%) DataStage
5 10 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.91%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.18%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.73%) Big Data
11 2 (0.73%) GIS
11 2 (0.73%) QGIS
12 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (10.55%) JIRA
2 22 (8.00%) Selenium
3 15 (5.45%) WebDriver
4 13 (4.73%) HP UFT
5 8 (2.91%) Subversion
6 7 (2.55%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.18%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.09%) Appium
9 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.09%) Maven
9 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.36%) JMeter
11 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 64 (23.27%) Finance
2 20 (7.27%) German Language
3 18 (6.55%) French Language
4 16 (5.82%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.36%) Automotive
6 10 (3.64%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.18%) Marketing
7 6 (2.18%) Retail
8 5 (1.82%) Banking
8 5 (1.82%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.82%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.45%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.73%) Electronics
11 2 (0.73%) Games
11 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.82%) .NET
2 34 (12.36%) XML
3 17 (6.18%) .NET Framework
4 12 (4.36%) HTML
5 11 (4.00%) XML Schema
6 9 (3.27%) Web Services
7 7 (2.55%) CSS
7 7 (2.55%) WCF
8 5 (1.82%) Entity Framework
8 5 (1.82%) Silverlight
8 5 (1.82%) WPF
9 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.73%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.73%) ICEfaces
10 2 (0.73%) JSF
10 2 (0.73%) REST
10 2 (0.73%) Spring
10 2 (0.73%) XSLT
11 1 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.36%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.36%) User Experience
3 9 (3.27%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.27%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.55%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.55%) iPhone
5 4 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.09%) iPad
6 3 (1.09%) IVR
6 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.36%) Physics
7 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.55%) Windows
2 14 (5.09%) Linux
3 12 (4.36%) Unix
4 9 (3.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.09%) Android
5 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.64%) Software Engineering
3 42 (15.27%) Scrum
4 39 (14.18%) Software Testing
5 37 (13.45%) Use Case
6 35 (12.73%) Business Analysis
7 31 (11.27%) SDLC
8 26 (9.45%) UML
9 24 (8.73%) User Stories
10 22 (8.00%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.55%) Automation Testing
12 17 (6.18%) E-Commerce
12 17 (6.18%) Project Management
13 15 (5.45%) Regression Testing
13 15 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (5.09%) Data Modelling
14 14 (5.09%) Waterfall
15 13 (4.73%) TDD
15 13 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (4.73%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.09%) SQL
2 50 (18.18%) C#
3 37 (13.45%) Java
4 17 (6.18%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.18%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.82%) C++
6 13 (4.73%) PHP
6 13 (4.73%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.36%) C
8 10 (3.64%) VB
9 8 (2.91%) Python
10 5 (1.82%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.73%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.73%) Perl
12 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.73%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (22.18%) Degree
2 44 (16.00%) ISEB
3 25 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 14 (5.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (4.73%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.82%) QA
2 11 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.36%) HDFS
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) Oozie
3 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.64%) Oracle
3 5 (1.82%) HP
4 2 (0.73%) hybris
4 2 (0.73%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.73%) Sage
4 2 (0.73%) SAP
5 1 (0.36%) Epicor
5 1 (0.36%) Infor
5 1 (0.36%) Kofax
5 1 (0.36%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.36%) Sun
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard
5 1 (0.36%) VMware
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Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £24,000 per annum
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Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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