Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 144 136
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 672 727 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.39% 2.32% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.58% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 521 572 689
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,075 £33,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25,560 28,146 30,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.01% 89.95% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20,913 23,155 25,212
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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
Thames Valley +37 258 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Surrey -11 178 £55,000 +6.28% 17
Berkshire +33 127 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +60 101 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire -21 99 £49,500 +13.79% 9
West Sussex +17 69 £51,750 -5.91% 6
East Sussex +1 35 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Oxfordshire -11 28 £45,000 - 3
Kent +2 19 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Middlesex +5 11 £55,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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.

1 337 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (35.12%) Project Management
3 191 (28.42%) Finance
4 149 (22.17%) Waterfall
5 147 (21.88%) PRINCE2
6 145 (21.58%) Degree
7 142 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 136 (20.24%) Scrum
9 121 (18.01%) ITIL
9 121 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
10 117 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
11 109 (16.22%) SQL
12 108 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 101 (15.03%) SDLC
14 100 (14.88%) User Stories
15 90 (13.39%) UML
16 79 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
17 78 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
18 75 (11.16%) BPMN
19 74 (11.01%) Self-Motivation
20 71 (10.57%) Change Management
20 71 (10.57%) Management Information System
20 71 (10.57%) .NET
21 69 (10.27%) ISEB
22 67 (9.97%) SQL Server
23 66 (9.82%) Enterprise Architecture
23 66 (9.82%) TOGAF
24 60 (8.93%) Retail
24 60 (8.93%) Security Cleared
24 60 (8.93%) C#

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 49 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 17 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 17 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (1.34%) Confluence
4 5 (0.74%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.45%) IIS
5 3 (0.45%) SAS
6 2 (0.30%) CMS
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Drupal
7 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (6.55%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 21 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.49%) SAP CO
3 10 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (1.34%) SAP SD
5 8 (1.19%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.89%) SAP R/3
7 5 (0.74%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.60%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.60%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.45%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.30%) Demantra
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.91%) Office 365
2 16 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.93%) SaaS
4 7 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.45%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.30%) IaaS
7 2 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Veeva
8 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.08%) Intranet
2 13 (1.93%) Firewall
3 9 (1.34%) Internet
4 8 (1.19%) PPP
5 1 (0.15%) ATM
5 1 (0.15%) SMS
5 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.91%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (4.46%) Power BI
4 24 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.64%) QlikView
9 10 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.34%) SQLPlus
11 8 (1.19%) Big Data
11 8 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.89%) MySQL
13 6 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (5.36%) JIRA
2 14 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.34%) ProC
4 9 (1.34%) PVCS
5 7 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.89%) Selenium
6 6 (0.89%) Subversion
6 6 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.74%) NUnit
7 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.74%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.60%) Toad
9 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.30%) gulp
10 2 (0.30%) Hudson
10 2 (0.30%) webpack
11 1 (0.15%) Moq
General
1 191 (28.42%) Finance
2 60 (8.93%) Retail
3 52 (7.74%) Advertising
4 30 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.83%) Legal
6 17 (2.53%) Banking
7 14 (2.08%) Marketing
8 13 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.89%) Local Government
11 4 (0.60%) Automotive
11 4 (0.60%) Back Office
11 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Games
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Front Office
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 335 (49.85%) Analyst
2 288 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 90 (13.39%) Developer
4 76 (11.31%) Consultant
5 58 (8.63%) Senior Analyst
6 57 (8.48%) Senior Business Analyst
7 54 (8.04%) Architect
8 52 (7.74%) IT Analyst
9 48 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
10 47 (6.99%) IT Business Analyst
11 45 (6.70%) Lead Business Analyst
12 37 (5.51%) Project Manager
13 29 (4.32%) Senior Developer
14 25 (3.72%) Business Systems Analyst
15 23 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 22 (3.27%) Systems Analyst
17 20 (2.98%) Software Manager
18 19 (2.83%) IT Manager
19 17 (2.53%) Software Project Manager
19 17 (2.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (10.57%) .NET
2 31 (4.61%) HTML
3 22 (3.27%) AngularJS
4 21 (3.13%) CSS
5 19 (2.83%) XML
6 16 (2.38%) WinForms
7 15 (2.23%) WPF
8 14 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (2.08%) EDI
8 14 (2.08%) Web Services
9 13 (1.93%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.93%) jQuery
10 12 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 11 (1.64%) SOAP
12 9 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.34%) REST
13 7 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 5 (0.74%) Gherkin
14 5 (0.74%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 117 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (11.01%) Self-Motivation
3 71 (10.57%) Management Information System
4 49 (7.29%) User Experience
5 34 (5.06%) FMCG
6 11 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 11 (1.64%) PKI
7 9 (1.34%) Robotics
8 8 (1.19%) Fintech
8 8 (1.19%) PMI
8 8 (1.19%) Tandem
9 7 (1.04%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.89%) NHS
11 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.74%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.74%) W3C
12 4 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.13%) Linux
2 20 (2.98%) Unix
3 18 (2.68%) AIX
4 10 (1.49%) Windows
5 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (35.12%) Project Management
3 149 (22.17%) Waterfall
4 147 (21.88%) PRINCE2
5 142 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 136 (20.24%) Scrum
7 121 (18.01%) ITIL
7 121 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
8 101 (15.03%) SDLC
9 100 (14.88%) User Stories
10 90 (13.39%) UML
11 79 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 75 (11.16%) BPMN
14 71 (10.57%) Change Management
15 66 (9.82%) Enterprise Architecture
15 66 (9.82%) TOGAF
16 59 (8.78%) Use Case
17 57 (8.48%) Workshop Facilitation
18 56 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 109 (16.22%) SQL
2 60 (8.93%) C#
3 36 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 35 (5.21%) T-SQL
5 33 (4.91%) C
6 19 (2.83%) PL/SQL
7 18 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.93%) Java
9 10 (1.49%) Python
10 9 (1.34%) Perl
11 8 (1.19%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.74%) RPG
13 4 (0.60%) Delphi
13 4 (0.60%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.45%) VB
14 3 (0.45%) VBA
15 2 (0.30%) C++
15 2 (0.30%) VB6
16 1 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 145 (21.58%) Degree
2 69 (10.27%) ISEB
3 60 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 27 (4.02%) PMI Certification
5 24 (3.57%) PMP
6 18 (2.68%) IIBA
7 17 (2.53%) Master's Degree
8 16 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
9 13 (1.93%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.64%) APMP
10 11 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
10 11 (1.64%) CISM
10 11 (1.64%) CISSP
10 11 (1.64%) CREST Certified
11 10 (1.49%) CBAP
12 8 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.59%) QA
2 33 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 31 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 18 (2.68%) PMO
6 13 (1.93%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (1.49%) GDPR
9 8 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.74%) COBIT
10 5 (0.74%) SLA
11 3 (0.45%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.45%) WCAG
12 2 (0.30%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 108 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.59%) Oracle
3 47 (6.99%) SAP
4 15 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (1.79%) Tableau
6 9 (1.34%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.19%) Automation Anywhere
7 8 (1.19%) Blue Prism
7 8 (1.19%) UiPath
8 7 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.89%) Teradata
10 5 (0.74%) Lotus
11 4 (0.60%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.60%) MKS
12 3 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.45%) Cognos
12 3 (0.45%) Google
13 2 (0.30%) Birst
13 2 (0.30%) Infor
13 2 (0.30%) Workday