The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 64 85 55
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.55% 0.89% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 0.91% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 33
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
819 877 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.79% 97.34% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 724 827 817
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Hampshire

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 31 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (73.08%) Business Analysis
2 33 (63.46%) Finance
3 23 (44.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (40.38%) Telecoms
5 20 (38.46%) ISEB
6 16 (30.77%) Banking
7 9 (17.31%) R
7 9 (17.31%) Project Management
8 8 (15.38%) SQL
9 7 (13.46%) Degree
10 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.69%) Legal
11 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
11 4 (7.69%) User Stories
11 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
12 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (5.77%) Service Management
12 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (5.77%) Remedy
12 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (5.77%) BMC
12 3 (5.77%) SAP
12 3 (5.77%) ITIL
12 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
12 3 (5.77%) Data Management
12 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
13 2 (3.85%) Informatics
13 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.85%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Telecoms
3 16 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Legal
5 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Informatics
1 2 (3.85%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Business Analysis
2 23 (44.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
5 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.69%) User Stories
5 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Data Management
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Validation
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) ETL
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) R
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) ISEB
2 7 (13.46%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Remedy
2 3 (5.77%) BMC
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Cognos
3 2 (3.85%) Intel
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Pegasus
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