The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 35 71
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 74 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.42% 6.58% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 6.86% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 32
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1079 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.56% 95.91% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 934 945 1061
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Sussex region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -13 19 £45,000 -2.17%
Gatwick +3 17 £40,000 -13.04%
Horsham - 2 £34,000 - 2
Worthing - 1 £52,500 - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 57 (52.78%) Business Analysis
2 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.93%) SQL
4 22 (20.37%) E-Commerce
4 22 (20.37%) Finance
4 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (16.67%) Marketing
6 17 (15.74%) Scrum
6 17 (15.74%) Project Management
7 16 (14.81%) ISEB
7 16 (14.81%) Change Management
7 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 15 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (12.96%) Use Case
9 14 (12.96%) Back Office
10 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
11 11 (10.19%) XML
12 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.26%) Degree
13 9 (8.33%) JIRA
13 9 (8.33%) IIBA
14 8 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
15 7 (6.48%) C#
15 7 (6.48%) .NET
15 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
16 6 (5.56%) Java
16 6 (5.56%) Document Management
16 6 (5.56%) Cucumber

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 2 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.70%) QlikView
1 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.85%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) JIRA
2 6 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
General
1 22 (20.37%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Marketing
3 14 (12.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Advertising
4 2 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) XML
2 7 (6.48%) .NET
3 6 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) Business Analysis
2 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) E-Commerce
4 17 (15.74%) Project Management
4 17 (15.74%) Scrum
5 16 (14.81%) Change Management
5 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 15 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (12.96%) Use Case
8 10 (9.26%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.56%) Change Control
11 6 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (5.56%) System Testing
11 6 (5.56%) Document Management
12 5 (4.63%) Workflow
12 5 (4.63%) CRM
12 5 (4.63%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) C#
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.93%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) ISEB
2 10 (9.26%) Degree
3 9 (8.33%) IIBA
4 2 (1.85%) VCP4
4 2 (1.85%) MBA
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle
2 3 (2.78%) Business Objects
2 3 (2.78%) SAP
3 2 (1.85%) Sybase
3 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £39000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago