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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 80 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 60 75 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.10% 3.94% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 4.08% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 74 50
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
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
1878 1840 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.15% 96.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1460 1420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 56 (35.22%) Business Analysis
2 43 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (25.79%) Finance
4 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (21.38%) Management Information System
5 34 (21.38%) UML
5 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
6 32 (20.13%) SC Cleared
7 27 (16.98%) SAP
8 26 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (14.47%) Scrum
10 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (12.58%) Document Management
12 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
13 18 (11.32%) SharePoint
13 18 (11.32%) Documentum
13 18 (11.32%) Information Management
13 18 (11.32%) QlikView
14 17 (10.69%) SDLC
15 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (10.06%) Data Management
15 16 (10.06%) IBM
16 15 (9.43%) Project Management
16 15 (9.43%) Banking
16 15 (9.43%) Data Analysis
16 15 (9.43%) Use Case
17 14 (8.81%) Degree
17 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
18 13 (8.18%) Requirements Analysis
18 13 (8.18%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (11.32%) SharePoint
1 18 (11.32%) Documentum
2 2 (1.26%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.14%) MS Office
4 2 (1.26%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.32%) QlikView
2 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.26%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
General
1 41 (25.79%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Banking
3 12 (7.55%) Retail
3 12 (7.55%) Military
4 11 (6.92%) Aerospace
5 10 (6.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.38%) Management Information System
2 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.52%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.52%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.89%) User Experience
5 2 (1.26%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.22%) Business Analysis
2 43 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (21.38%) UML
5 26 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (14.47%) Scrum
7 20 (12.58%) Document Management
8 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
9 18 (11.32%) Information Management
10 17 (10.69%) SDLC
11 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (10.06%) Data Management
12 15 (9.43%) Data Analysis
12 15 (9.43%) Project Management
12 15 (9.43%) Use Case
13 13 (8.18%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (8.18%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.55%) Software Delivery
14 12 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (6.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.26%) VBA
2 2 (1.26%) C
3 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
2 32 (20.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.81%) Degree
4 12 (7.55%) ISEB
5 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.26%) AAT
6 1 (0.63%) IIBA
6 1 (0.63%) APMG
6 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (16.98%) SAP
2 16 (10.06%) IBM
3 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle
5 4 (2.52%) JDA
5 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.26%) Pega
7 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.63%) Teradata
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