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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 72 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.46% 3.20% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 3.33% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 40
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
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
1792 1743 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.76% 96.03% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1384 1367
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 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 54 (33.13%) Business Analysis
2 43 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (25.15%) Finance
4 38 (23.31%) Management Information System
5 35 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (21.47%) Security Cleared
6 33 (20.25%) SC Cleared
7 32 (19.63%) UML
8 28 (17.18%) SAP
8 28 (17.18%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (15.95%) Scrum
11 23 (14.11%) Document Management
12 21 (12.88%) Information Management
12 21 (12.88%) Documentum
12 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
13 20 (12.27%) PRINCE2
13 20 (12.27%) SDLC
14 18 (11.04%) QlikView
14 18 (11.04%) IBM
14 18 (11.04%) Data Analysis
15 16 (9.82%) Data Management
15 16 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (9.20%) Degree
16 15 (9.20%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (9.20%) User Stories
16 15 (9.20%) Banking
17 14 (8.59%) Retail
17 14 (8.59%) Project Management
17 14 (8.59%) Microsoft

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
1 21 (12.88%) Documentum
2 2 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (6.75%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.07%) MS Office
5 2 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.04%) QlikView
2 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.23%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.61%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 41 (25.15%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Banking
3 14 (8.59%) Retail
4 12 (7.36%) Military
5 11 (6.75%) Aerospace
6 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.31%) Management Information System
2 27 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.07%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.23%) PMI
5 2 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.13%) Business Analysis
2 43 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (19.63%) UML
5 28 (17.18%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (15.95%) Scrum
7 23 (14.11%) Document Management
8 21 (12.88%) Information Management
9 20 (12.27%) PRINCE2
9 20 (12.27%) SDLC
10 18 (11.04%) Data Analysis
11 16 (9.82%) Data Management
11 16 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (9.20%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (9.20%) User Stories
13 14 (8.59%) Project Management
14 12 (7.36%) Test Scripting
15 11 (6.75%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.75%) Logistics
16 10 (6.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.59%) SQL
2 7 (4.29%) C
3 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (20.25%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.20%) Degree
4 13 (7.98%) ISEB
5 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.23%) AAT
6 1 (0.61%) IIBA
6 1 (0.61%) APMG
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.61%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) SAP
2 18 (11.04%) IBM
3 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle
5 5 (3.07%) JDA
6 4 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) Pega
8 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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