Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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

Senior Business Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 469 499
Rank change year-on-year -16 +30 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 58 88 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 81 112
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -18.52% +22.73%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +9.09%

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 29,349 28,402 36,478
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.67% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,531 23,722 31,086
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South East

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South East

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 June 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 -13 32 £60,250 +0.42%
Berkshire -19 15 £73,750 +22.92%
Surrey -18 11 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxfordshire 0 9 £60,500 -13.57%
Hampshire -8 8 £52,700 +10.95% 1
West Sussex +5 4 - - 1
East Sussex -23 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Kent -2 1 £72,500 +79.01%
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Senior Business Analyst job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Business Analysis
3 27 (46.55%) Project Management
4 24 (41.38%) Degree
5 17 (29.31%) UML
6 16 (27.59%) Finance
6 16 (27.59%) User Stories
7 13 (22.41%) SQL
8 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (18.97%) Analytics
9 11 (18.97%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (17.24%) SDLC
10 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
11 9 (15.52%) QA
11 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
12 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.79%) Scrum
12 8 (13.79%) B2B
12 8 (13.79%) Use Case
12 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
13 7 (12.07%) JIRA
13 7 (12.07%) Workflow
13 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
13 7 (12.07%) ISEB
14 6 (10.34%) Change Management
14 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
15 5 (8.62%) Analytical Thinking

Senior 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 5 (8.62%) Confluence
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) ATM
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Billing
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Front Office
3 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) COM+
2 1 (1.72%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.97%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.62%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) Derivative
4 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.17%) PMI
4 3 (5.17%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Industry 4.0
6 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Business Analysis
3 27 (46.55%) Project Management
4 17 (29.31%) UML
5 16 (27.59%) User Stories
6 11 (18.97%) Analytics
7 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
7 10 (17.24%) SDLC
7 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
9 8 (13.79%) B2B
9 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.79%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Use Case
9 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
10 7 (12.07%) Workflow
11 6 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (10.34%) Change Management
11 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.90%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) Python
3 4 (6.90%) R
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) ISEB
3 4 (6.90%) CBAP
3 4 (6.90%) Master's Degree
4 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) AAT
5 1 (1.72%) ACCA
5 1 (1.72%) ICAEW
5 1 (1.72%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) GAAP
3 1 (1.72%) IFRS
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Charles River
3 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.72%) Pega
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) SAP