Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 131 108
Rank change year-on-year -14 -23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 710 795 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.24% 2.54% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.91% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 535 625 1,083
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06% -1.02%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,550 £33,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £63,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,375 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.68% +2.75% -

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 27,739 27,286 35,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.65% 87.20% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,915 22,340 30,193
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Surrey +20 236 £52,000 - 10
Thames Valley -54 223 £47,500 - 36
Hampshire +13 146 £42,500 -11.46% 8
Berkshire -44 97 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Buckinghamshire -32 65 £42,500 -10.53% 10
Oxfordshire -9 60 £45,000 +5.88% 13
West Sussex -38 40 £50,500 +14.77% 5
Kent +17 29 £45,000 -7.69%
East Sussex -36 24 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Middlesex +6 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Sussex -19 1 £70,000 +100.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 291 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (26.20%) Project Management
3 169 (23.80%) Finance
4 156 (21.97%) Degree
5 151 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
6 138 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 138 (19.44%) SQL
7 118 (16.62%) PRINCE2
8 105 (14.79%) Scrum
9 103 (14.51%) Microsoft
10 87 (12.25%) Data Analysis
11 86 (12.11%) Waterfall
12 81 (11.41%) ITIL
12 81 (11.41%) Oracle
13 79 (11.13%) CRM
14 76 (10.70%) SAP
15 72 (10.14%) UML
15 72 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (9.72%) MS Visio
17 68 (9.58%) Analytics
18 66 (9.30%) ERP
19 65 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
20 64 (9.01%) SDLC
21 61 (8.59%) Management Information System
22 59 (8.31%) Retail
23 55 (7.75%) Workflow
24 53 (7.46%) QA
24 53 (7.46%) Use Case
25 52 (7.32%) Data Modelling
26 51 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture

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 18 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.70%) Confluence
2 5 (0.70%) JBoss
2 5 (0.70%) Tomcat
2 5 (0.70%) WebLogic
2 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (0.56%) Apache
3 4 (0.56%) IIS
4 3 (0.42%) SAS
4 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.28%) CMS
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.14%) Moodle
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (9.72%) MS Visio
2 48 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (1.97%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (2.11%) SAP HR
4 14 (1.97%) SAP ERP
5 13 (1.83%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (1.27%) SAP PLM
6 9 (1.27%) SAP VC
7 8 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.99%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.70%) SAP Retail
10 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.42%) Maximo
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.42%) SAP EHS
11 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.42%) SAP R/3
12 2 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.49%) SaaS
2 15 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.97%) Office 365
4 12 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.85%) Force.com
6 5 (0.70%) PaaS
7 4 (0.56%) IaaS
7 4 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) Veeva
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.41%) Internet
2 8 (1.13%) Firewall
3 5 (0.70%) SMS
4 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.56%) MPLS
4 4 (0.56%) VoIP
4 4 (0.56%) WAN
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.14%) CTI
6 1 (0.14%) Extranet
6 1 (0.14%) Network Security
6 1 (0.14%) PBX
6 1 (0.14%) PSTN
6 1 (0.14%) RFID
6 1 (0.14%) SAN
6 1 (0.14%) Skype
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.92%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.52%) Big Data
4 20 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.25%) Data Mining
7 13 (1.83%) MySQL
8 12 (1.69%) Power BI
9 10 (1.41%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.13%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.13%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.85%) DB2
11 6 (0.85%) Informix
12 5 (0.70%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.56%) GIS
13 4 (0.56%) OLAP
14 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (4.37%) JIRA
2 9 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.99%) ProC
3 7 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.70%) Subversion
6 4 (0.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.56%) Maven
6 4 (0.56%) Protractor
6 4 (0.56%) Selenium
6 4 (0.56%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.28%) NUnit
7 2 (0.28%) PVCS
8 1 (0.14%) ERwin
8 1 (0.14%) Moq
8 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.14%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 169 (23.80%) Finance
2 59 (8.31%) Retail
3 41 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 35 (4.93%) Advertising
5 32 (4.51%) Marketing
6 21 (2.96%) Banking
7 19 (2.68%) Legal
8 13 (1.83%) Billing
8 13 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.69%) Automotive
10 11 (1.55%) Law
11 9 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.56%) Back Office
13 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.42%) Front Office
14 3 (0.42%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 415 (58.45%) Analyst
2 318 (44.79%) Business Analyst
3 77 (10.85%) Consultant
4 52 (7.32%) Process Analyst
5 49 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 43 (6.06%) Developer
7 38 (5.35%) Architect
7 38 (5.35%) IT Business Analyst
8 36 (5.07%) Business IT Analyst
8 36 (5.07%) IT Analyst
9 34 (4.79%) Business Process Analyst
10 33 (4.65%) Pensions Analyst
10 33 (4.65%) Workflow Analyst
11 29 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
12 27 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
13 26 (3.66%) Business Systems Analyst
14 24 (3.38%) Tester
15 22 (3.10%) Senior Business Analyst
16 21 (2.96%) Business Manager
17 19 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.51%) .NET
2 19 (2.68%) HTML
3 18 (2.54%) Web Services
4 11 (1.55%) CSS
5 10 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 10 (1.41%) XML
6 9 (1.27%) Middleware
7 7 (0.99%) SOAP
8 6 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.85%) XML Messaging
9 5 (0.70%) J2EE
9 5 (0.70%) JDBC
9 5 (0.70%) ODBC
9 5 (0.70%) SAP Fiori
10 4 (0.56%) Ajax
10 4 (0.56%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.56%) LAMP
10 4 (0.56%) REST
11 3 (0.42%) EDI
11 3 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 151 (21.27%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (8.59%) Management Information System
3 45 (6.34%) NHS
4 38 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.10%) User Experience
6 10 (1.41%) Fintech
7 9 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.13%) PKI
8 8 (1.13%) PMI
9 7 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.99%) Minimum Viable Product
9 7 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.99%) Robotics
9 7 (0.99%) Tandem
10 6 (0.85%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.85%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.70%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.70%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.62%) Unix
2 10 (1.41%) Linux
3 7 (0.99%) Windows
4 6 (0.85%) AIX
5 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (26.20%) Project Management
3 138 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (16.62%) PRINCE2
5 105 (14.79%) Scrum
6 87 (12.25%) Data Analysis
7 86 (12.11%) Waterfall
8 81 (11.41%) ITIL
9 79 (11.13%) CRM
10 72 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 72 (10.14%) UML
11 68 (9.58%) Analytics
12 66 (9.30%) ERP
13 65 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 64 (9.01%) SDLC
15 55 (7.75%) Workflow
16 53 (7.46%) Use Case
17 52 (7.32%) Data Modelling
18 51 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
19 46 (6.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (19.44%) SQL
2 43 (6.06%) Java
3 28 (3.94%) C#
4 19 (2.68%) C
4 19 (2.68%) Python
5 15 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.55%) Perl
8 10 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.85%) ABAP
9 6 (0.85%) C++
9 6 (0.85%) R
9 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.56%) PHP
11 3 (0.42%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.42%) Scala
12 2 (0.28%) X++
13 1 (0.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.14%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 156 (21.97%) Degree
2 49 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 41 (5.77%) ISEB
4 22 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.25%) APMP
6 14 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (1.83%) Master's Degree
8 11 (1.55%) IIBA
8 11 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 9 (1.27%) CISM
10 9 (1.27%) CISSP
10 9 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.13%) CESG Certified Professional
11 8 (1.13%) CREST Certified
12 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.85%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.85%) PMP
14 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.46%) QA
2 26 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 20 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.97%) PMO
5 12 (1.69%) GDPR
6 8 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.28%) P3O
8 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.14%) GxP
9 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.14%) SLA
9 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 103 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 81 (11.41%) Oracle
3 76 (10.70%) SAP
4 13 (1.83%) hybris
4 13 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (1.69%) Infor
6 10 (1.41%) CA
7 9 (1.27%) Tableau
8 8 (1.13%) Blue Prism
9 7 (0.99%) VMware
10 6 (0.85%) Epicor
10 6 (0.85%) Sybase
11 5 (0.70%) IFS
12 4 (0.56%) IBM
12 4 (0.56%) PayPal
12 4 (0.56%) Sun
13 3 (0.42%) Cognos
13 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.42%) Sage