Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 94 126
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 138 206 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.86% 3.28% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.39% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 202 134
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 4,629 6,074 6,151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.78% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 4,983 5,218
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Guildford +6 19 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Woking +20 18 £55,000 +22.22%
Reigate +14 12 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Camberley +9 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Egham +26 8 £51,000 -11.30%
Redhill +4 7 £52,500 -4.55%
Weybridge +4 6 £46,250 -11.90%
Staines +12 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leatherhead -21 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Epsom +6 2 £47,000 +23.68% 1
Shepperton - 2 £45,000 -
Chertsey +2 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Godalming -6 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Farnham -18 1 £27,500 -38.89%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 82 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (42.75%) Finance
3 40 (28.99%) Business Analysis
4 39 (28.26%) Degree
5 36 (26.09%) SQL
6 32 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (21.74%) User Stories
7 30 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (19.57%) Project Management
9 25 (18.12%) Scrum
10 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 17 (12.32%) Self-Motivation
13 16 (11.59%) Management Information System
14 13 (9.42%) Marketing
14 13 (9.42%) ITIL
14 13 (9.42%) Analytics
15 12 (8.70%) JIRA
15 12 (8.70%) Data Analysis
16 11 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (7.97%) Microsoft
16 11 (7.97%) Change Management
16 11 (7.97%) Performance Management
16 11 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (7.25%) V-Model
17 10 (7.25%) Line Management
17 10 (7.25%) Reinsurance
17 10 (7.25%) ISEB
17 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling

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 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.07%) Confluence
3 5 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 2 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Workday HCM
2 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Intranet
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (1.45%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.62%) Power BI
5 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
6 1 (0.72%) Bigtable
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.70%) JIRA
2 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (42.75%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Marketing
3 9 (6.52%) Retail
4 5 (3.62%) Advertising
5 4 (2.90%) Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.72%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) .NET
2 6 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.32%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (11.59%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.25%) Reinsurance
5 7 (5.07%) Fintech
5 7 (5.07%) User Experience
6 4 (2.90%) EPoS
7 2 (1.45%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.72%) Derivative
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.99%) Business Analysis
3 32 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (21.74%) User Stories
5 27 (19.57%) Project Management
6 25 (18.12%) Scrum
7 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.42%) Analytics
8 13 (9.42%) ITIL
9 12 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.97%) Change Management
10 11 (7.97%) Performance Management
10 11 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.25%) Line Management
11 10 (7.25%) V-Model
12 9 (6.52%) Workshop Facilitation
13 8 (5.80%) CRM
13 8 (5.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.09%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.17%) C#
3 3 (2.17%) C++
4 2 (1.45%) Java
4 2 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Degree
2 10 (7.25%) ISEB
3 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) GDPR
1 4 (2.90%) PMO
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.52%) Workday
3 8 (5.80%) Cognos
4 7 (5.07%) Oracle
5 6 (4.35%) NCR
5 6 (4.35%) Tableau
6 5 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.17%) SAP
7 3 (2.17%) VMware
8 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (0.72%) Adobe
9 1 (0.72%) hybris
9 1 (0.72%) Infor
9 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.72%) Sage