Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 132 113
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 720 872 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.33% 2.49% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.85% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 570 732 1061
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,625 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 26983 30553 37260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.47% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22199 25337 30803
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Surrey +47 257 £51,500 +6.19% 12
Thames Valley -55 212 £47,500 - 17
Hampshire +22 131 £47,500 +8.57% 14
Berkshire -41 101 £51,000 -7.27% 11
Buckinghamshire -33 56 £44,250 -6.84% 2
Oxfordshire -17 54 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Kent +13 42 £45,000 +5.88%
West Sussex -28 40 £54,000 +20.00% 2
East Sussex -31 26 £57,500 +28.97%
Middlesex 0 7 £55,000 -2.65%
Sussex -8 1 £70,000 +100.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 266 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (26.94%) Finance
3 192 (26.67%) Project Management
4 149 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 144 (20.00%) Degree
6 136 (18.89%) SQL
7 130 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
8 112 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 110 (15.28%) PRINCE2
10 88 (12.22%) MS Visio
11 86 (11.94%) CRM
12 83 (11.53%) Oracle
13 82 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
14 79 (10.97%) SAP
15 78 (10.83%) Waterfall
16 76 (10.56%) Retail
17 73 (10.14%) Scrum
18 71 (9.86%) ITIL
19 70 (9.72%) UML
20 69 (9.58%) ERP
21 66 (9.17%) BPR
21 66 (9.17%) Data Analysis
22 62 (8.61%) Use Case
22 62 (8.61%) Business Process Analysis
23 59 (8.19%) Workflow
23 59 (8.19%) Management Information System
24 58 (8.06%) Change Management
25 54 (7.50%) SDLC
26 53 (7.36%) Systems Analysis
27 52 (7.22%) Unix

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 20 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.56%) Confluence
2 4 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.42%) CMS
3 3 (0.42%) IIS
3 3 (0.42%) SAS
3 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.28%) JBoss
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.28%) WildFly
5 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.14%) Moodle
5 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 88 (12.22%) MS Visio
2 43 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (2.36%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.64%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (2.50%) SAP PLM
3 18 (2.50%) SAP VC
4 13 (1.81%) SAP ERP
5 12 (1.67%) SAP Hybris
6 7 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.97%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.97%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.83%) SAP Retail
8 5 (0.69%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.56%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.42%) Maximo
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.28%) Bond Adapt
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.28%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.64%) SaaS
2 17 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.53%) Office 365
4 8 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.69%) AdWords
5 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.56%) Force.com
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.28%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.39%) Internet
2 7 (0.97%) Firewall
2 7 (0.97%) SMS
3 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.56%) MPLS
3 4 (0.56%) VoIP
3 4 (0.56%) WAN
4 2 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) Broadband
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) NAS
5 1 (0.14%) RFID
5 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 31 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 24 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.81%) Big Data
5 13 (1.81%) Power BI
6 9 (1.25%) MySQL
6 9 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.11%) Essbase
7 8 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.83%) Pentaho
10 5 (0.69%) DB2
10 5 (0.69%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.69%) OLAP
11 4 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.56%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.42%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (2.50%) JIRA
2 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.69%) ProC
4 3 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.42%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.28%) NUnit
5 2 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.14%) ERwin
6 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.14%) Moq
6 1 (0.14%) PVCS
6 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.14%) Selenium
6 1 (0.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.14%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 194 (26.94%) Finance
2 76 (10.56%) Retail
3 47 (6.53%) Manufacturing
4 36 (5.00%) Marketing
5 30 (4.17%) Advertising
6 24 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.06%) Banking
8 17 (2.36%) Legal
9 9 (1.25%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.11%) Law
10 8 (1.11%) Local Government
11 7 (0.97%) Automotive
12 6 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.69%) Back Office
13 5 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (0.69%) Electronics
14 3 (0.42%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.28%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Front Office
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 462 (64.17%) Analyst
2 358 (49.72%) Business Analyst
3 73 (10.14%) Consultant
4 52 (7.22%) Project Manager
5 47 (6.53%) Process Analyst
6 45 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
7 43 (5.97%) Pensions Analyst
8 40 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 40 (5.56%) Workflow Analyst
9 38 (5.28%) Senior Analyst
10 36 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
10 36 (5.00%) Developer
11 34 (4.72%) Business Manager
12 31 (4.31%) Business IT Analyst
12 31 (4.31%) IT Analyst
13 30 (4.17%) Architect
13 30 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
14 29 (4.03%) Senior Business Analyst
15 26 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
16 20 (2.78%) Mortgage Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.75%) .NET
2 22 (3.06%) Web Services
3 11 (1.53%) HTML
4 10 (1.39%) CSS
5 8 (1.11%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.97%) EDI
6 7 (0.97%) jQuery
6 7 (0.97%) Middleware
7 6 (0.83%) AngularJS
7 6 (0.83%) EDIFACT
7 6 (0.83%) HTML5
7 6 (0.83%) SOAP
8 5 (0.69%) XML
9 4 (0.56%) REST
10 3 (0.42%) Ajax
10 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.42%) CSS3
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.28%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 130 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.19%) Management Information System
3 42 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.83%) NHS
4 21 (2.92%) Fintech
5 13 (1.81%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.67%) User Experience
7 9 (1.25%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.25%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.11%) EPoS
8 8 (1.11%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.97%) AS400
9 7 (0.97%) PKI
9 7 (0.97%) Robotics
9 7 (0.97%) Tandem
10 6 (0.83%) iSeries
11 5 (0.69%) Blog
11 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.22%) Unix
2 15 (2.08%) Windows
3 9 (1.25%) Linux
3 9 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.42%) AIX
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (26.67%) Project Management
3 149 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 110 (15.28%) PRINCE2
5 86 (11.94%) CRM
6 82 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
7 78 (10.83%) Waterfall
8 73 (10.14%) Scrum
9 71 (9.86%) ITIL
10 70 (9.72%) UML
11 69 (9.58%) ERP
12 66 (9.17%) BPR
12 66 (9.17%) Data Analysis
13 62 (8.61%) Business Process Analysis
13 62 (8.61%) Use Case
14 59 (8.19%) Workflow
15 58 (8.06%) Change Management
16 54 (7.50%) SDLC
17 53 (7.36%) Systems Analysis
18 50 (6.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 136 (18.89%) SQL
2 22 (3.06%) Java
3 19 (2.64%) C#
4 17 (2.36%) C
5 16 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 15 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.67%) Python
9 9 (1.25%) ABAP
10 7 (0.97%) VBA
11 6 (0.83%) ActionScript
11 6 (0.83%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (0.83%) PHP
11 6 (0.83%) RPG
11 6 (0.83%) RPG IV
12 5 (0.69%) Perl
12 5 (0.69%) R
13 3 (0.42%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.28%) C++
14 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (20.00%) Degree
2 49 (6.81%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.33%) ISEB
4 15 (2.08%) APMP
4 15 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.81%) PMP
6 12 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.25%) CISSP
9 8 (1.11%) IIBA
10 7 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (0.97%) CISM
10 7 (0.97%) CREST Certified
11 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.42%) CBAP
12 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.28%) CCIE
13 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.67%) QA
2 31 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 14 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.25%) GDPR
5 7 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.83%) PMO
7 3 (0.42%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.28%) P3O
8 2 (0.28%) SLA
9 1 (0.14%) GxP
9 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 112 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 83 (11.53%) Oracle
3 79 (10.97%) SAP
4 22 (3.06%) IBM
5 14 (1.94%) Blue Prism
6 12 (1.67%) CA
6 12 (1.67%) hybris
7 11 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.39%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.11%) Cognos
9 8 (1.11%) Google
10 4 (0.56%) JDA
10 4 (0.56%) VMware
11 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.42%) Cadence
11 3 (0.42%) Infor
11 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.28%) Baan
12 2 (0.28%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.28%) Sage