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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 58 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.73% 3.89% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 3.98% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 11
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
775 855 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.03% 97.94% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 663 743 752
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 19 (43.18%) Business Analysis
2 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.27%) ISEB
4 10 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 8 (18.18%) Finance
6 7 (15.91%) Informatics
6 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Banking
7 6 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) User Stories
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) User Experience
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle
9 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.09%) CRM
9 4 (9.09%) ERP
9 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 4 (9.09%) Logistics
9 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (6.82%) SQL
10 3 (6.82%) SAP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.27%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BI
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (13.64%) Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Informatics
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Kindle
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Business Analysis
2 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.64%) User Stories
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) ERP
5 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 3 (6.82%) Kanban
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) E-business
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ISEB
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) GAMP
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Baan
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
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