The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +31 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 30 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.39% 1.62% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 1.65% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 7
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,650 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £59,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 728 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 97.98% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 683 603
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Southampton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Southampton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Southampton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Business Analysis
3 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (31.91%) Scrum
5 13 (27.66%) Process Improvement
6 12 (25.53%) Software Delivery
7 11 (23.40%) Degree
8 10 (21.28%) Retail
9 9 (19.15%) Project Management
9 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (17.02%) Finance
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
11 7 (14.89%) SAP
11 7 (14.89%) SQL
11 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (14.89%) Business Process Improvement
11 7 (14.89%) User Stories
12 6 (12.77%) CRM
12 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
13 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
14 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
14 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
15 3 (6.38%) Oracle
15 3 (6.38%) ISEB
15 3 (6.38%) Validation

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Essbase
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (6.38%) Power BI
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.28%) Retail
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Business Analysis
3 15 (31.91%) Scrum
4 13 (27.66%) Process Improvement
5 12 (25.53%) Software Delivery
6 9 (19.15%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
8 7 (14.89%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) User Stories
9 6 (12.77%) CRM
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
12 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Statistics
12 3 (6.38%) Validation
12 3 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health
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