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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 77 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 58 89 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.21% 4.55% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.67% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 55
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.35%) Business Analysis
3 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
3 32 (24.43%) Security Cleared
4 27 (20.61%) Scrum
5 25 (19.08%) Finance
5 25 (19.08%) UML
6 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (13.74%) Banking
9 17 (12.98%) ISEB
9 17 (12.98%) SDLC
10 13 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
11 12 (9.16%) SQL
12 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
12 11 (8.40%) Degree
12 11 (8.40%) Retail
12 11 (8.40%) Process Improvement
12 11 (8.40%) User Stories
13 10 (7.63%) Information Management
13 10 (7.63%) MS Visio
13 10 (7.63%) Data Modelling
14 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
14 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
15 8 (6.11%) Marketing
15 8 (6.11%) Test Scripting
15 8 (6.11%) Teradata

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) Documentum
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.82%) MS Project
3 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (19.08%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Banking
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
3 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.11%) Marketing
5 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.05%) Electronics
7 2 (1.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.76%) Spring
2 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.35%) Business Analysis
3 27 (20.61%) Scrum
4 25 (19.08%) UML
5 20 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.98%) SDLC
7 13 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (8.40%) Process Improvement
8 11 (8.40%) User Stories
9 10 (7.63%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.63%) Information Management
10 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
11 8 (6.11%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.58%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (4.58%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (4.58%) Document Management
12 6 (4.58%) Project Management
12 6 (4.58%) Requirements Management
13 5 (3.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.16%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) C
3 2 (1.53%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
1 32 (24.43%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.98%) ISEB
3 11 (8.40%) Degree
4 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (6.11%) Teradata
2 6 (4.58%) SAP
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.53%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) ATG
5 1 (0.76%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.76%) hybris
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Sage
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