Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 79 73
Rank change year-on-year -15 -6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 44 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.39% 2.44% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.49% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 83
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £38,750 £39,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2,183 1,767 2,116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.56% 98.11% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 1,522 1,865
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +1 45 £50,000 +8.11% 1
Hove +9 5 £47,500 -
Forest Row - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Business Analysis
3 24 (45.28%) SDLC
4 17 (32.08%) UML
5 14 (26.42%) Scrum
6 13 (24.53%) User Stories
7 12 (22.64%) Business Process Modelling
7 12 (22.64%) BPMN
8 11 (20.75%) Finance
9 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (16.98%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (15.09%) Six Sigma
11 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Project
11 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
12 7 (13.21%) ISEB
12 7 (13.21%) IIBA
12 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Identification
12 7 (13.21%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (13.21%) Wireframes
13 6 (11.32%) Confluence
13 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
13 6 (11.32%) Degree
13 6 (11.32%) JIRA
13 6 (11.32%) CRM
13 6 (11.32%) Java
14 5 (9.43%) User Experience
14 5 (9.43%) Lean Thinking

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Project
1 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) JIRA
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
1 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.98%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Business Analysis
3 24 (45.28%) SDLC
4 17 (32.08%) UML
5 14 (26.42%) Scrum
6 13 (24.53%) User Stories
7 12 (22.64%) BPMN
7 12 (22.64%) Business Process Modelling
8 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (15.09%) Six Sigma
10 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (13.21%) Acceptance Criteria
11 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Identification
11 7 (13.21%) Wireframes
12 6 (11.32%) CRM
12 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
13 5 (9.43%) Lean Thinking
14 4 (7.55%) Customer Insight
14 4 (7.55%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) IIBA
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) CBAP
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com