Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 44 81
Rank change year-on-year -17 +37 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 100 131 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.84% 5.36% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 5.57% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 135 77
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,790 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £54,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% -3.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1980 2352 2604
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.20% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 2155 2283
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Horsham +6 35 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Crawley -6 18 £55,000 +18.28% 1
Worthing -36 18 £60,000 +33.33%
Littlehampton - 9 - -
Gatwick +9 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Chichester -17 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) Finance
3 36 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (23.00%) Business Analysis
5 21 (21.00%) SAP
6 20 (20.00%) Retail
7 16 (16.00%) CRM
8 15 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 15 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 15 (15.00%) SAP Retail
9 14 (14.00%) MongoDB
9 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
9 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (14.00%) XML
9 14 (14.00%) XSD
9 14 (14.00%) XSL
10 12 (12.00%) SQL
11 9 (9.00%) ISEB
11 9 (9.00%) SAP SD
11 9 (9.00%) SAP MM
11 9 (9.00%) Logistics
12 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.00%) Project Management
12 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.00%) .NET
12 8 (8.00%) Oracle
13 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
13 7 (7.00%) Windows
13 7 (7.00%) Android

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (15.00%) SAP Retail
2 9 (9.00%) SAP MM
2 9 (9.00%) SAP SD
3 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.00%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (1.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.00%) QlikView
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 39 (39.00%) Finance
2 20 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) XML
1 14 (14.00%) XSD
1 14 (14.00%) XSL
2 8 (8.00%) .NET
3 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (5.00%) CSS
3 5 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (5.00%) HTML
3 5 (5.00%) jQuery
3 5 (5.00%) LINQ
3 5 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.00%) FMCG
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Android
1 7 (7.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (23.00%) Business Analysis
4 16 (16.00%) CRM
5 15 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 15 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.00%) Logistics
7 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.00%) Project Management
8 6 (6.00%) User Stories
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.00%) MVC
9 5 (5.00%) Open Source
9 5 (5.00%) Scrum
9 5 (5.00%) SDLC
9 5 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.00%) C#
3 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) ISEB
2 6 (6.00%) Degree
3 5 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.00%) IIBA
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) Cognos
3 4 (4.00%) Tableau
4 2 (2.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.00%) Sun