Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 90 106
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 131 176 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.52% 3.24% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 3.35% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 124 144 202
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £35,744
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,750 £71,125
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 5,013 5,249 7,655
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.51% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,213 4,289 6,569
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 June 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 23 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
Woking +16 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Guildford -9 13 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Reigate -9 11 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Redhill +7 8 £55,000 +15.79%
Chertsey +6 8 £52,500 +16.67%
Camberley - 8 £45,000 -
Leatherhead -4 6 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Epsom 0 4 £57,500 -
Staines -3 3 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Farnham -19 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Egham +22 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Virginia Water -8 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Weybridge -19 1 £45,000 -14.29%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 58 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (27.48%) Business Analysis
4 35 (26.72%) Finance
5 32 (24.43%) UML
6 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
6 31 (23.66%) User Stories
7 30 (22.90%) Scrum
8 29 (22.14%) Degree
8 29 (22.14%) Project Management
9 19 (14.50%) Wireframes
10 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (13.74%) Waterfall
11 17 (12.98%) SDLC
11 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
12 16 (12.21%) SharePoint
12 16 (12.21%) MS Visio
12 16 (12.21%) SOA
12 16 (12.21%) SQL
13 15 (11.45%) Change Management
14 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (9.92%) Acceptance Criteria
15 13 (9.92%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (9.92%) Oracle
15 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
16 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (8.40%) ITIL
17 11 (8.40%) Advertising
18 10 (7.63%) ISEB
18 10 (7.63%) E-Commerce

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 16 (12.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.34%) Confluence
3 6 (4.58%) CMS
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Internet
1 4 (3.05%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.76%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) MySQL
3 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.11%) JIRA
3 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.76%) Selenium
5 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (26.72%) Finance
2 11 (8.40%) Advertising
3 6 (4.58%) Billing
4 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) .NET
2 5 (3.82%) EDI
3 4 (3.05%) Mason
4 2 (1.53%) COM
4 2 (1.53%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) Web Services
5 1 (0.76%) Middleware
5 1 (0.76%) REST
5 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.92%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.05%) NHS
7 3 (2.29%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.29%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.53%) Fintech
8 2 (1.53%) PMI
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.76%) Industry 4.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (27.48%) Business Analysis
4 32 (24.43%) UML
5 31 (23.66%) User Stories
6 30 (22.90%) Scrum
7 29 (22.14%) Project Management
8 19 (14.50%) Wireframes
9 18 (13.74%) Waterfall
10 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
10 17 (12.98%) SDLC
11 16 (12.21%) SOA
12 15 (11.45%) Change Management
13 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (9.92%) Acceptance Criteria
15 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (8.40%) ITIL
17 10 (7.63%) E-Commerce
17 10 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (6.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.21%) SQL
2 6 (4.58%) C#
2 6 (4.58%) VB
3 5 (3.82%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.05%) C++
5 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (22.14%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) ISEB
3 7 (5.34%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.82%) PMP
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.05%) IIBA
6 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 9 (6.87%) SAP
4 4 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards