Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 84 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 55 52 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.90% 2.63% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.67% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 80
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £42,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.09% -5.83% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 1,850 1,950 1,785
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.68% 98.78% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 1,763 1,612
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,525 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,625 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +18 42 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hove -1 12 £49,350 -14.17%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) Business Analysis
3 17 (30.91%) Scrum
4 15 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 14 (25.45%) SDLC
5 14 (25.45%) Finance
6 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
7 10 (18.18%) User Stories
7 10 (18.18%) JIRA
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) Java
9 7 (12.73%) UML
9 7 (12.73%) ISEB
9 7 (12.73%) User Experience
9 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.73%) Business Process Modelling
10 6 (10.91%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (10.91%) IIBA
10 6 (10.91%) Confluence
10 6 (10.91%) Customer Insight
11 5 (9.09%) Analytics
11 5 (9.09%) BPMN
11 5 (9.09%) Legal
11 5 (9.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (9.09%) Lean Thinking
11 5 (9.09%) Wireframes
12 4 (7.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 4 (7.27%) CRM

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 (10.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) Business Analysis
3 17 (30.91%) Scrum
4 15 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 14 (25.45%) SDLC
6 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
7 10 (18.18%) User Stories
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) Business Process Modelling
9 7 (12.73%) UML
10 6 (10.91%) Customer Insight
10 6 (10.91%) Workshop Facilitation
11 5 (9.09%) Analytics
11 5 (9.09%) BPMN
11 5 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (9.09%) Lean Thinking
11 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 5 (9.09%) Wireframes
12 4 (7.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) ISEB
2 6 (10.91%) IIBA
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com