The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 40 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 105 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.39% 4.26% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 4.46% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 62 76
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1880 1680 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.51% 95.40% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1387 1469
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bristol

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 101 (52.88%) Business Analysis
2 74 (38.74%) Finance
3 66 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (18.85%) Degree
5 36 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (15.18%) Project Management
7 28 (14.66%) Use Case
8 27 (14.14%) ISEB
9 24 (12.57%) UML
9 24 (12.57%) Scrum
9 24 (12.57%) Management Information System
10 21 (10.99%) Workflow
10 21 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (10.47%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (9.42%) Data Analysis
12 18 (9.42%) Telecoms
13 17 (8.90%) SQL
14 16 (8.38%) PRINCE2
14 16 (8.38%) Banking
14 16 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (8.38%) User Stories
15 13 (6.81%) Risk Management
15 13 (6.81%) Requirements Management
15 13 (6.81%) Security Cleared
16 12 (6.28%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (6.28%) Test Scripting
16 12 (6.28%) Change Management
16 12 (6.28%) Logistics

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (1.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.14%) MS Access
6 3 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.05%) QlikView
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.52%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.52%) MySQL
8 1 (0.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (38.74%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.38%) Banking
4 11 (5.76%) Legal
5 10 (5.24%) Aerospace
5 10 (5.24%) Military
6 8 (4.19%) Law
7 6 (3.14%) Retail
8 5 (2.62%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.09%) Publishing
10 3 (1.57%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.57%) Marketing
10 3 (1.57%) Advertising
11 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Local Government
12 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) HTML
1 1 (0.52%) CSS
1 1 (0.52%) XML
1 1 (0.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.14%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.62%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.09%) User Experience
6 3 (1.57%) NHS
6 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.57%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) BBC
7 1 (0.52%) Physics
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.88%) Business Analysis
2 66 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (15.18%) Project Management
5 28 (14.66%) Use Case
6 24 (12.57%) UML
6 24 (12.57%) Scrum
7 21 (10.99%) Workflow
7 21 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (10.47%) Systems Analysis
9 18 (9.42%) Data Analysis
10 16 (8.38%) PRINCE2
10 16 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (8.38%) User Stories
11 13 (6.81%) Requirements Management
11 13 (6.81%) Risk Management
12 12 (6.28%) Logistics
12 12 (6.28%) Change Management
12 12 (6.28%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.90%) SQL
2 8 (4.19%) VBA
3 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.62%) C
5 2 (1.05%) Python
5 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (18.85%) Degree
2 27 (14.14%) ISEB
3 13 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.09%) APMP
6 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (4.19%) Microsoft
1 8 (4.19%) Oracle
2 4 (2.09%) SAP
3 2 (1.05%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.52%) Toshiba
4 1 (0.52%) BT
4 1 (0.52%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) HP
4 1 (0.52%) Nokia
4 1 (0.52%) Siemens
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £5000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Montash
Salary: £300 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago