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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 52 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 34 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.56% 1.50% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 1.54% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 33
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 778 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 97.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 804 705 873
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
3 30 (41.10%) Degree
4 21 (28.77%) Project Management
5 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
6 16 (21.92%) R
7 15 (20.55%) Marketing
7 15 (20.55%) SQL
8 14 (19.18%) Banking
9 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (15.07%) ISEB
11 10 (13.70%) Wealth Management
12 9 (12.33%) Competitor Analysis
12 9 (12.33%) Product Management
13 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
13 8 (10.96%) Legal
13 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
13 8 (10.96%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
13 8 (10.96%) EDI
13 8 (10.96%) ETL
14 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
14 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (5.48%) C
16 4 (5.48%) Retail
17 3 (4.11%) Data Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) LAN
1 3 (4.11%) WAN
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.96%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
3 15 (20.55%) Marketing
4 14 (19.18%) Banking
5 8 (10.96%) Legal
6 4 (5.48%) Retail
7 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) EDI
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.11%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
2 21 (28.77%) Project Management
3 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.70%) Wealth Management
5 9 (12.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 9 (12.33%) Product Management
6 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.96%) ETL
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.11%) Data Management
9 3 (4.11%) Validation
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.11%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) User Stories
10 2 (2.74%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) Business Development
10 2 (2.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) R
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 4 (5.48%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (41.10%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) ISEB
3 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) SAP
2 3 (4.11%) Intel
2 3 (4.11%) Cognos
3 2 (2.74%) BMC
3 2 (2.74%) Remedy
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) ATG
Southampton, Hampshire
ARM Utilities
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + +Car, 15% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago