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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 60 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 65 44 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.50% 2.78% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 2.96% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 48
Average salary £46,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
1775 1484 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 93.86% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1314 1297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £51,000
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 19 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (48.80%) Business Analysis
3 77 (46.39%) Finance
4 47 (28.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (21.08%) Scrum
6 25 (15.06%) ISEB
7 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (14.46%) CRM
8 22 (13.25%) RUP
8 22 (13.25%) User Stories
9 21 (12.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (12.05%) Use Case
11 18 (10.84%) Degree
11 18 (10.84%) Waterfall
12 17 (10.24%) Retail
12 17 (10.24%) E-Commerce
13 16 (9.64%) UML
13 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
14 15 (9.04%) Workflow
15 14 (8.43%) Legal
15 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
16 13 (7.83%) SQL
16 13 (7.83%) Requirements Analysis
17 12 (7.23%) EDRMS
17 12 (7.23%) Six Sigma
17 12 (7.23%) Business Transformation
18 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (6.63%) Coaching
18 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
19 10 (6.02%) Banking

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) EDRMS
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
General
1 77 (46.39%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Retail
3 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.43%) Legal
5 10 (6.02%) Banking
6 9 (5.42%) Law
7 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.41%) Automotive
8 4 (2.41%) Back Office
8 4 (2.41%) Marketing
9 3 (1.81%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.20%) Advertising
10 2 (1.20%) Publishing
10 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.01%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Kindle
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.60%) Android
1 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (48.80%) Business Analysis
3 47 (28.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (21.08%) Scrum
5 24 (14.46%) CRM
6 22 (13.25%) RUP
6 22 (13.25%) User Stories
7 21 (12.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (12.05%) Use Case
9 18 (10.84%) Waterfall
10 17 (10.24%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.64%) UML
12 15 (9.04%) Workflow
13 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
14 13 (7.83%) Requirements Analysis
15 12 (7.23%) Business Transformation
15 12 (7.23%) Six Sigma
16 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (6.63%) Coaching
17 10 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.83%) SQL
2 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
2 3 (1.81%) VBA
2 3 (1.81%) C
3 2 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (15.06%) ISEB
2 18 (10.84%) Degree
3 4 (2.41%) APMP
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.20%) SAP
3 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.20%) QAD
4 1 (0.60%) Capita
4 1 (0.60%) Google
4 1 (0.60%) Fujitsu
4 1 (0.60%) Tableau
4 1 (0.60%) HP
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