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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 60 48 71
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.70% 4.67% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 4.84% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 10
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% +7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £58,500 £52,500
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
811 888 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.08% 96.52% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 672 758 706
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 £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,650
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 23 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
2 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.00%) User Experience
3 9 (20.00%) Logistics
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.56%) ERP
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (13.33%) SAP
6 6 (13.33%) ISEB
6 6 (13.33%) Baan
6 6 (13.33%) User Stories
7 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Informatics
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (6.67%) Kanban

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP LE
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.22%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Informatics
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) EPoS
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
5 1 (2.22%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) UNIX
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
2 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.00%) Logistics
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) ERP
6 6 (13.33%) User Stories
7 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.67%) Kanban
9 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.44%) E-business
10 2 (4.44%) Validation
10 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) HND
3 2 (4.44%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GAMP
1 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Baan
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago