Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Business Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 548 573
Rank change year-on-year +40 +25 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 38 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 65
South East median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,350 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £69,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in the South East

Lead Business Analyst
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 Lead Business Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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 +20 19 £45,000 -14.29%
Hampshire 0 7 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Kent - 5 £60,000 -
East Sussex +6 4 £56,750 +33.53%
Thames Valley +33 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire +33 2 £65,000 +10.64%
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Lead Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Finance
3 15 (39.47%) SDLC
4 14 (36.84%) Acceptance Criteria
4 14 (36.84%) User Stories
5 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
6 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) Apex Code
8 4 (10.53%) Degree
8 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (7.89%) BPMN
9 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
9 3 (7.89%) Mason
9 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (5.26%) SaaS
10 2 (5.26%) Line Management
10 2 (5.26%) Analytics
10 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
10 2 (5.26%) Use Case
10 2 (5.26%) UML
10 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
10 2 (5.26%) Workflow
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Banking
10 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
10 2 (5.26%) C

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) DataStage
1 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.63%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) SDLC
3 14 (36.84%) Acceptance Criteria
3 14 (36.84%) User Stories
4 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) BPMN
7 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
8 2 (5.26%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Line Management
8 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
8 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.26%) UML
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow
9 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Apex Code
2 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle