Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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

Business Analyst
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 87 116
Rank change year-on-year -26 +29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 127 198 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.41% 3.39% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 3.50% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 119 178 162
Surrey median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £59,125 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,045 5,664 6,979
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.92% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,236 4,665 5,898
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +3.45%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Surrey

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Woking +14 22 £53,750 +19.44%
Guildford -8 11 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Reigate -21 11 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Chertsey +11 8 £52,500 -
Redhill +6 8 £52,500 +2.44% 1
Egham +30 7 £51,000 -9.33%
Camberley -2 7 £40,000 -15.34% 1
Leatherhead -16 5 £56,250 +60.71%
Epsom -5 3 £57,500 -
Staines +5 2 £46,250 -15.91%
Weybridge -12 2 £45,000 -14.29%
Farnham -22 1 £32,000 -28.89%
Shepperton - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (43.31%) Finance
3 41 (32.28%) Business Analysis
3 41 (32.28%) Degree
4 40 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (25.20%) Scrum
5 32 (25.20%) User Stories
6 28 (22.05%) Waterfall
6 28 (22.05%) Project Management
7 23 (18.11%) SQL
8 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (16.54%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (15.75%) Change Management
10 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Excel
11 13 (10.24%) B2B
12 12 (9.45%) JIRA
12 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
12 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
12 12 (9.45%) Wireframes
13 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
14 10 (7.87%) SAP
14 10 (7.87%) ITIL
14 10 (7.87%) UML
14 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
15 9 (7.09%) Performance Management
16 8 (6.30%) V-Model
16 8 (6.30%) Confluence
16 8 (6.30%) Line Management
16 8 (6.30%) Analytics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (6.30%) Confluence
2 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) CMS
4 3 (2.36%) IIS
5 2 (1.57%) SAS
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
3 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Workday HCM
2 3 (2.36%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.79%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) Internet
2 3 (2.36%) Firewall
3 2 (1.57%) PPP
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Bigtable
5 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.79%) Power BI
5 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) JIRA
2 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (43.31%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Marketing
2 8 (6.30%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) .NET
2 4 (3.15%) HTML
3 3 (2.36%) EDI
3 3 (2.36%) SOAP
4 2 (1.57%) COM
4 2 (1.57%) Mason
5 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (16.54%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.94%) Fintech
3 5 (3.94%) Reinsurance
3 5 (3.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.36%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Industry 4.0
6 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.28%) Business Analysis
3 40 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (25.20%) Scrum
4 32 (25.20%) User Stories
5 28 (22.05%) Project Management
5 28 (22.05%) Waterfall
6 20 (15.75%) Change Management
7 13 (10.24%) B2B
8 12 (9.45%) Wireframes
9 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.87%) ITIL
9 10 (7.87%) UML
10 9 (7.09%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.30%) Analytics
11 8 (6.30%) Business Process Modelling
11 8 (6.30%) Line Management
11 8 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (6.30%) V-Model
12 7 (5.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) SQL
2 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.94%) C#
4 3 (2.36%) Java
5 2 (1.57%) C++
5 2 (1.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) Degree
2 7 (5.51%) ISEB
3 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.36%) PMP
4 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) PMO
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SEPA
Vendors
1 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) SAP
3 8 (6.30%) Oracle
4 7 (5.51%) Cognos
5 6 (4.72%) Workday
6 5 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.94%) Tableau
7 3 (2.36%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.36%) NCR
8 2 (1.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) hybris
9 1 (0.79%) Infor
9 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.79%) Sage