Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 163 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 -19 -29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 626 615 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.39% 2.05% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.28% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 439 478 594
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,000 £32,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 23,833 26,995 26,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.15% 90.02% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19,122 22,474 21,453
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the South East

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the South East

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the South East

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Thames Valley +48 243 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Berkshire +74 157 £47,750 -13.18% 1
Surrey -17 112 £55,000 +2.33% 3
Hampshire -11 105 £48,750 +8.33% 4
West Sussex +25 88 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 58 £51,750 +29.38% 4
East Sussex +30 49 £41,588 -16.83% 2
Oxfordshire +11 29 £50,750 -7.73% 3
Kent +21 16 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Middlesex +13 11 £55,000 -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 360 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (30.51%) Finance
3 165 (26.36%) Project Management
4 163 (26.04%) Degree
5 148 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 142 (22.68%) Waterfall
7 130 (20.77%) ITIL
8 128 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
9 104 (16.61%) Scrum
10 101 (16.13%) SQL
11 84 (13.42%) Workshop Facilitation
12 81 (12.94%) Management Information System
13 79 (12.62%) Change Management
14 78 (12.46%) Security Cleared
15 77 (12.30%) Problem-Solving
16 73 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
17 70 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
18 69 (11.02%) PRINCE2
19 66 (10.54%) BPMN
20 65 (10.38%) SDLC
21 64 (10.22%) User Stories
22 60 (9.58%) TOGAF
23 58 (9.27%) QA
24 57 (9.11%) Microsoft
25 56 (8.95%) Use Case
26 55 (8.79%) ERP
27 54 (8.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
28 52 (8.31%) Microsoft Excel
29 51 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
29 51 (8.15%) Business Process Modelling

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.56%) Confluence
3 15 (2.40%) SAS
3 15 (2.40%) WebLogic
4 14 (2.24%) IIS
5 11 (1.76%) CMS
5 11 (1.76%) Documentum
6 8 (1.28%) IBM Domino
6 8 (1.28%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.80%) Drupal
9 4 (0.64%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.32%) Appian
10 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (8.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (7.99%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (7.35%) MS Visio
4 25 (3.99%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Marvel
6 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Sketch
6 1 (0.16%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.64%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.83%) SaaS
2 15 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.08%) Office 365
4 11 (1.76%) Dynamics 365
4 11 (1.76%) Power Platform
5 8 (1.28%) Google Docs
5 8 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.96%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.64%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.48%) G Suite
8 3 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 2 (0.32%) PaaS
9 2 (0.32%) Slack
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.16%) GitHub
10 1 (0.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.72%) Internet
2 11 (1.76%) Firewall
3 4 (0.64%) MVNO
4 3 (0.48%) Broadband
4 3 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.48%) WAN
4 3 (0.48%) WebEx
4 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.32%) DHCP
5 2 (0.32%) DNS
5 2 (0.32%) Intranet
5 2 (0.32%) LAN
5 2 (0.32%) VPN
5 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.32%) WLAN
6 1 (0.16%) Extranet
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.40%) OLAP
6 15 (2.40%) OLAP Cube
6 15 (2.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.92%) Big Data
8 10 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (1.44%) Power BI
9 9 (1.44%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.12%) Lumira
10 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.96%) QlikView
11 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (4.47%) JIRA
2 8 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.96%) ProC
3 6 (0.96%) PVCS
4 5 (0.80%) Hudson
4 5 (0.80%) PowerBuilder
4 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.48%) MSTest
5 3 (0.48%) NUnit
5 3 (0.48%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.32%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq
7 1 (0.16%) ERwin
7 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.16%) webpack
General
1 191 (30.51%) Finance
2 48 (7.67%) Retail
3 29 (4.63%) Legal
4 26 (4.15%) Marketing
5 23 (3.67%) Law
6 15 (2.40%) Back Office
7 12 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.28%) German Language
8 8 (1.28%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.80%) Banking
10 5 (0.80%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.80%) Local Government
11 3 (0.48%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) French Language
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 374 (59.74%) Analyst
2 320 (51.12%) Business Analyst
3 52 (8.31%) Developer
4 46 (7.35%) Consultant
5 43 (6.87%) Financial Analyst
6 39 (6.23%) Service Analyst
7 38 (6.07%) Business IT Analyst
7 38 (6.07%) Finance Business Analyst
7 38 (6.07%) Financial Business Analyst
7 38 (6.07%) IT Analyst
7 38 (6.07%) IT Business Analyst
8 37 (5.91%) Senior Analyst
9 36 (5.75%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 35 (5.59%) Architect
10 35 (5.59%) Project Manager
11 32 (5.11%) Senior Business Analyst
12 29 (4.63%) Product Owner
13 27 (4.31%) Lead Business Analyst
14 26 (4.15%) Junior
15 23 (3.67%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.07%) HTML
2 35 (5.59%) XML
3 28 (4.47%) .NET
3 28 (4.47%) CSS
4 16 (2.56%) HTML5
5 13 (2.08%) Web Services
6 9 (1.44%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.44%) JSON
7 8 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.12%) RESTful
9 6 (0.96%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.96%) REST
9 6 (0.96%) SOAP
10 5 (0.80%) ADO.NET
10 5 (0.80%) Code First Entity Framework
10 5 (0.80%) EDI
10 5 (0.80%) Entity Framework
11 4 (0.64%) .NET Core
11 4 (0.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 128 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 70 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (3.99%) User Experience
5 22 (3.51%) NHS
6 15 (2.40%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.60%) FMCG
8 10 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (1.60%) Marketing Technology
9 9 (1.44%) PKI
10 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
11 6 (0.96%) Learning Management System
11 6 (0.96%) SCADA
12 5 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.80%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.48%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.48%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.15%) Windows
2 15 (2.40%) Solaris
3 13 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.76%) Windows 7
4 11 (1.76%) Windows 8
4 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.28%) Linux
6 6 (0.96%) AIX
6 6 (0.96%) Unix
6 6 (0.96%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.64%) Android
7 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (26.36%) Project Management
3 148 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 142 (22.68%) Waterfall
5 130 (20.77%) ITIL
6 104 (16.61%) Scrum
7 84 (13.42%) Workshop Facilitation
8 79 (12.62%) Change Management
9 77 (12.30%) Problem-Solving
10 73 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
11 69 (11.02%) PRINCE2
12 66 (10.54%) BPMN
13 65 (10.38%) SDLC
14 64 (10.22%) User Stories
15 60 (9.58%) TOGAF
16 56 (8.95%) Use Case
17 55 (8.79%) ERP
18 54 (8.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 51 (8.15%) Business Process Modelling
19 51 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (16.13%) SQL
2 42 (6.71%) JavaScript
3 40 (6.39%) C
4 35 (5.59%) Java
5 21 (3.35%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.88%) C#
7 17 (2.72%) Python
8 14 (2.24%) SAS Macro
9 9 (1.44%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.12%) Perl
12 6 (0.96%) C++
13 3 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.32%) ABAP
14 2 (0.32%) PHP
14 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.32%) RPG
14 2 (0.32%) VB
15 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 163 (26.04%) Degree
2 78 (12.46%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.15%) ISEB
5 22 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 19 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (2.88%) PMI Certification
7 18 (2.88%) PMP
8 17 (2.72%) IIBA
8 17 (2.72%) Master's Degree
9 14 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 9 (1.44%) CESG Certified Professional
11 9 (1.44%) CISM
11 9 (1.44%) CISSP
11 9 (1.44%) CREST Certified
11 9 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (1.44%) TOGAF Certification
12 8 (1.28%) APMP
13 5 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.27%) QA
2 29 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 28 (4.47%) Data Quality
3 28 (4.47%) PMO
4 19 (3.04%) COBIT
4 19 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (2.24%) SLA
6 10 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.64%) GDPR
9 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 6 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.32%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 57 (9.11%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.99%) SAP
3 42 (6.71%) Oracle
4 18 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.56%) Tableau
6 15 (2.40%) Google
6 15 (2.40%) HP
7 9 (1.44%) IBM
8 8 (1.28%) Lotus
9 6 (0.96%) Capita
10 5 (0.80%) Cisco
10 5 (0.80%) Infor
10 5 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.64%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.48%) Cognos
12 3 (0.48%) JDA
12 3 (0.48%) Meraki
12 3 (0.48%) RedPrairie
13 2 (0.32%) Optimizely
13 2 (0.32%) Workday