The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.54% 4.85% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 4.99% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 55 39
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £19,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £53,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1054 1143 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.32% 97.28% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1032 961
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -1 15 £55,000 +37.50%
Crawley -7 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Gatwick -10 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Horsham +14 2 £52,500 +60.30%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (49.51%) Business Analysis
2 30 (29.13%) Waterfall
3 25 (24.27%) Finance
4 21 (20.39%) ISEB
5 20 (19.42%) SQL
5 20 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (18.45%) XML
6 19 (18.45%) UML
7 14 (13.59%) GAP Analysis
8 13 (12.62%) Translating Business Requirements
8 13 (12.62%) Business Process Modelling
9 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.68%) SAP
10 11 (10.68%) XSD
10 11 (10.68%) XSL
10 11 (10.68%) .NET
10 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
10 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
10 11 (10.68%) NoSQL
10 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (9.71%) QA
11 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
12 9 (8.74%) ITIL
12 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
12 9 (8.74%) Migration
13 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.77%) BPR
13 8 (7.77%) Degree
13 8 (7.77%) Retail

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 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.97%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
1 11 (10.68%) NoSQL
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.85%) QlikView
3 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Hudson
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Retail
3 7 (6.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) French Language
4 3 (2.91%) German Language
4 3 (2.91%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) XML
2 11 (10.68%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) XSD
2 11 (10.68%) XSL
3 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Fintech
3 2 (1.94%) Reinsurance
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (49.51%) Business Analysis
2 30 (29.13%) Waterfall
3 20 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.45%) UML
5 14 (13.59%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (12.62%) Business Process Modelling
6 13 (12.62%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (8.74%) ITIL
7 9 (8.74%) Migration
8 8 (7.77%) BPR
8 8 (7.77%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.80%) Facilities Management
10 6 (5.83%) BPMN
10 6 (5.83%) Business Process Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.83%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.85%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) ISEB
2 8 (7.77%) Degree
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) SAP
3 2 (1.94%) Cognos
3 2 (1.94%) HP
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Tableau
4 1 (0.97%) Baan
4 1 (0.97%) Epicor
4 1 (0.97%) IFS
4 1 (0.97%) Infor