Period
to 23 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 88 100
Rank change year-on-year -37 +12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 95 184 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.11% 3.32% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.44% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 176 148
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £40,500 £38,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £60,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% -2.67%

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 4,337 5,342 5,254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.43% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,618 4,438 4,413
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -11 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leatherhead -1 12 £47,750 -9.05%
Woking +16 7 £60,000 +33.33%
Reigate 0 4 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Camberley -10 4 £43,250 -3.89%
Staines +18 3 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Weybridge +15 3 £47,500 +5.56%
Redhill -13 3 £52,500 -
Chertsey -2 2 £45,000 -14.29%
Thames Ditton - 2 £53,750 -
Epsom +9 1 - -
Farnham -8 1 £27,500 -38.89%
Esher - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.68%) Business Analysis
3 31 (32.63%) Finance
4 20 (21.05%) SQL
5 19 (20.00%) Scrum
6 17 (17.89%) Project Management
6 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (15.79%) User Stories
8 14 (14.74%) User Experience
8 14 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (14.74%) Degree
9 13 (13.68%) Use Case
9 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
10 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
10 11 (11.58%) JIRA
10 11 (11.58%) Process Improvement
11 10 (10.53%) Confluence
12 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.47%) B2B
12 9 (9.47%) SDLC
13 8 (8.42%) Fintech
13 8 (8.42%) B2C
13 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.42%) UML
13 8 (8.42%) Data Analysis
14 7 (7.37%) Retail
14 7 (7.37%) Product Management
14 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing

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 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.53%) Confluence
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Intranet
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.16%) Power BI
3 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Legal
2 7 (7.37%) Retail
3 6 (6.32%) Marketing
4 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
2 3 (3.16%) XML
3 2 (2.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.74%) User Experience
3 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.42%) Fintech
5 5 (5.26%) EPoS
6 4 (4.21%) Reinsurance
7 3 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.68%) Business Analysis
3 19 (20.00%) Scrum
4 17 (17.89%) Project Management
5 15 (15.79%) User Stories
6 14 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (13.68%) Use Case
8 11 (11.58%) Process Improvement
9 9 (9.47%) B2B
9 9 (9.47%) SDLC
9 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.42%) B2C
10 8 (8.42%) Data Analysis
10 8 (8.42%) UML
11 7 (7.37%) CRM
11 7 (7.37%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.37%) Product Management
11 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) C#
2 2 (2.11%) C++
2 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.11%) VB
3 1 (1.05%) Perl
3 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) IIBA
3 5 (5.26%) ISEB
4 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.21%) PMP
4 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) MBA
6 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) GDPR
2 2 (2.11%) PMO
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) NCR
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) VMware
5 2 (2.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Workday