The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 77 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.54% 1.82% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.84% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 32
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -29.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £31,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £37,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
768 926 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.59% 98.93% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 713 757 774
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Southampton region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Southampton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) Wiki
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) TDD

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) CITP
2 1 (6.25%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle