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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 65 76 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.35% 1.44% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.49% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 40
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £24,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
808 875 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.06% 97.11% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 835 798
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (70.21%) Business Analysis
2 24 (51.06%) Finance
3 23 (48.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (42.55%) Telecoms
5 19 (40.43%) ISEB
6 16 (34.04%) Banking
7 6 (12.77%) Degree
8 5 (10.64%) R
8 5 (10.64%) User Stories
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (8.51%) SQL
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.51%) Informatics
10 3 (6.38%) Wealth Management
10 3 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) MS Office
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL
10 3 (6.38%) Remedy
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (6.38%) BMC
10 3 (6.38%) Service Management
10 3 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Legal
11 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Telecoms
3 16 (34.04%) Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Informatics
2 2 (4.26%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Business Analysis
2 23 (48.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.64%) User Stories
3 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.38%) Wealth Management
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 2 (4.26%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.13%) Data Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) R
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Remedy
1 3 (6.38%) BMC
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Pegasus
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