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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 63 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.25% 3.07% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 3.21% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 17
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £42,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £70,000 £60,000
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
832 903 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.52% 95.66% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 637 809 713
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 17 (29.82%) ERP
3 15 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 15 (26.32%) Migration
4 14 (24.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
6 11 (19.30%) Data Migration
7 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
7 10 (17.54%) Logistics
7 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (17.54%) Windows
8 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
9 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.28%) Oracle
10 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (12.28%) User Experience
11 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
11 6 (10.53%) Degree
11 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
11 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.53%) Baan
11 6 (10.53%) Project Management
12 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
12 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) User Experience
3 4 (7.02%) NHS
3 4 (7.02%) Kindle
3 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
1 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ERP
2 15 (26.32%) Migration
2 15 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 14 (24.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
4 11 (19.30%) Data Migration
5 10 (17.54%) Logistics
5 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) Project Management
9 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 3 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) HND
4 2 (3.51%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.26%) GAMP
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Baan
4 4 (7.02%) SAP
5 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.75%) Ariba
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