Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 142 164
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 267 613 613
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.67% 2.34% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.55% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 240 452 501
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.62% +5.00% -4.76%

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 14,586 24,012 27,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.19% 91.56% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11,693 19,322 22,895
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

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 1 June 2020. 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 -25 98 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Hampshire +21 64 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Berkshire -23 56 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey -9 46 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Sussex +2 40 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire +25 23 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire -4 19 £52,500 +3.45% 5
East Sussex -4 13 £65,000 +56.30%
Kent +24 6 £42,500 -5.56%
Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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.

1 158 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.58%) Project Management
3 75 (28.09%) Finance
4 65 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (21.72%) Requirements Gathering
6 45 (16.85%) Problem-Solving
7 43 (16.10%) User Stories
7 43 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (15.36%) Scrum
9 40 (14.98%) Retail
9 40 (14.98%) Waterfall
10 39 (14.61%) SQL
11 36 (13.48%) Data Analysis
12 34 (12.73%) Project Delivery
13 31 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (11.24%) Degree
14 30 (11.24%) Workshop Facilitation
15 29 (10.86%) CRM
15 29 (10.86%) Microsoft
16 28 (10.49%) Analytics
17 26 (9.74%) SDLC
17 26 (9.74%) ISEB
18 23 (8.61%) Management Information System
18 23 (8.61%) JIRA
18 23 (8.61%) Systems Analysis
18 23 (8.61%) SaaS
19 22 (8.24%) Process Improvement
19 22 (8.24%) Use Case
20 21 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
20 21 (7.87%) Software Delivery

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 15 (5.62%) Confluence
2 9 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.87%) CMS
4 3 (1.12%) Apache
4 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.37%) Appian
5 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (7.49%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.87%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.61%) SaaS
2 12 (4.49%) Azure
3 10 (3.75%) AWS
4 7 (2.62%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.25%) PaaS
6 4 (1.50%) Office 365
7 3 (1.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) Skype
2 4 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.37%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) LAN
3 1 (0.37%) MPLS
3 1 (0.37%) VPN
3 1 (0.37%) WAN
3 1 (0.37%) Wireless
3 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.37%) Big Data
3 7 (2.62%) Power BI
4 4 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.12%) MySQL
6 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.75%) QlikView
6 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.37%) Informix
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.37%) Sisense
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.61%) JIRA
2 11 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.50%) Subversion
4 4 (1.50%) VersionOne
5 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (28.09%) Finance
2 40 (14.98%) Retail
3 14 (5.24%) Marketing
4 11 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.62%) Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Legal
7 4 (1.50%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.12%) Back Office
8 3 (1.12%) Law
8 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Police
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (62.17%) Analyst
2 141 (52.81%) Business Analyst
3 26 (9.74%) Product Owner
4 20 (7.49%) Business IT Analyst
4 20 (7.49%) IT Analyst
4 20 (7.49%) IT Business Analyst
5 17 (6.37%) Consultant
6 16 (5.99%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.87%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 13 (4.87%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 13 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
9 10 (3.75%) CRM Analyst
9 10 (3.75%) CRM Business Analyst
9 10 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
9 10 (3.75%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (3.37%) Architect
10 9 (3.37%) Business Systems Analyst
10 9 (3.37%) Junior
10 9 (3.37%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.49%) .NET
2 7 (2.62%) HTML
3 5 (1.87%) CSS
4 4 (1.50%) ADO
4 4 (1.50%) Velocity
5 3 (1.12%) GatsbyJS
5 3 (1.12%) LAMP
5 3 (1.12%) NativeScript
5 3 (1.12%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (1.12%) Node.js
5 3 (1.12%) React Native
5 3 (1.12%) XML
6 2 (0.75%) JSON
7 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.37%) jQuery
7 1 (0.37%) Middleware
7 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.61%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.87%) User Experience
4 19 (7.12%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.12%) Virtual Team
7 8 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.25%) PMI
10 4 (1.50%) iPad
11 3 (1.12%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.75%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.75%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.75%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.37%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.74%) Windows
2 3 (1.12%) Debian
2 3 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (0.37%) Android
3 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.58%) Project Management
3 65 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (21.72%) Requirements Gathering
5 45 (16.85%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (16.10%) User Stories
7 41 (15.36%) Scrum
8 40 (14.98%) Waterfall
9 36 (13.48%) Data Analysis
10 34 (12.73%) Project Delivery
11 31 (11.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (11.24%) Workshop Facilitation
13 29 (10.86%) CRM
14 28 (10.49%) Analytics
15 26 (9.74%) SDLC
16 23 (8.61%) Systems Analysis
17 22 (8.24%) Process Improvement
17 22 (8.24%) Use Case
18 21 (7.87%) Software Delivery
19 20 (7.49%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.61%) SQL
2 12 (4.49%) Java
3 10 (3.75%) PL/SQL
4 9 (3.37%) VB
4 9 (3.37%) VB6
5 5 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.50%) SOQL
7 3 (1.12%) C
7 3 (1.12%) PHP
8 2 (0.75%) Java 8
8 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.37%) C#
9 1 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 30 (11.24%) Degree
2 26 (9.74%) ISEB
3 17 (6.37%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.25%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.87%) IIBA
7 4 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.50%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.50%) PMP
8 3 (1.12%) CBAP
9 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.75%) PhD
10 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.62%) QA
2 9 (3.37%) PMO
3 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.50%) PMBOK
5 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.12%) GDPR
5 3 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.75%) GMP
6 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.37%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Ansible
1 4 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.37%) Oracle
3 9 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.25%) SAP
5 4 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (1.50%) Elastic Path
5 4 (1.50%) HP
5 4 (1.50%) hybris
5 4 (1.50%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.50%) Tableau
6 3 (1.12%) Brightcove
6 3 (1.12%) IBM
6 3 (1.12%) Optimizely
7 2 (0.75%) Adobe
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco
7 2 (0.75%) Informatica
7 2 (0.75%) Sage
7 2 (0.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) EMC
8 1 (0.37%) Google