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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 61 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.78% 2.68% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.73% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 28
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,550 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
767 768 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.97% 97.83% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 677 731 760
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 £22,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (57.45%) Business Analysis
2 21 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (38.30%) ISEB
4 14 (29.79%) Finance
5 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
6 9 (19.15%) Banking
7 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (14.89%) Informatics
8 7 (14.89%) User Stories
9 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.77%) Degree
10 4 (8.51%) Scrum
10 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.51%) User Experience
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.38%) Coaching
11 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
11 3 (6.38%) Kanban
11 3 (6.38%) Project Management
11 3 (6.38%) UNIX
11 3 (6.38%) Linux
12 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
12 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
12 2 (4.26%) SQL
12 2 (4.26%) Oracle
12 2 (4.26%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.13%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 9 (19.15%) Banking
4 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Informatics
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Kindle
5 1 (2.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) UNIX
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Business Analysis
2 21 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (14.89%) User Stories
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Coaching
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.38%) Kanban
7 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Pegasus
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago