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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 34 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 100 113 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.92% 5.61% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 5.80% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 80 100 47
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £50,000
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
1959 1949 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.45% 96.68% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1585 1538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £53,500
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 24 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 89 (43.84%) Business Analysis
2 66 (32.51%) Finance
3 57 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (25.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (18.72%) Project Management
6 34 (16.75%) Management Information System
7 33 (16.26%) UML
8 32 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (14.78%) Scrum
10 27 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (12.81%) Degree
11 26 (12.81%) Data Analysis
12 25 (12.32%) Security Cleared
13 24 (11.82%) Systems Analysis
14 22 (10.84%) Use Case
15 21 (10.34%) SC Cleared
16 20 (9.85%) PRINCE2
17 17 (8.37%) SAP
17 17 (8.37%) Military
17 17 (8.37%) Test Scripting
17 17 (8.37%) Waterfall
18 16 (7.88%) Software Delivery
18 16 (7.88%) Aerospace
18 16 (7.88%) Banking
18 16 (7.88%) Logistics
18 16 (7.88%) ISEB
19 14 (6.90%) SQL
19 14 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
19 14 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
20 13 (6.40%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.45%) Documentum
3 2 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.42%) QlikView
4 8 (3.94%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.96%) MS Access
7 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.99%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) OLAP
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 66 (32.51%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Military
3 16 (7.88%) Banking
3 16 (7.88%) Aerospace
4 13 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.96%) Retail
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
7 3 (1.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) Web Services
1 1 (0.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.75%) Management Information System
2 32 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.96%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.97%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.48%) NHS
5 3 (1.48%) Copywriting
5 3 (1.48%) User Experience
6 2 (0.99%) PMI
7 1 (0.49%) BBC
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Open Source
7 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.84%) Business Analysis
2 57 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (25.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (18.72%) Project Management
5 33 (16.26%) UML
6 30 (14.78%) Scrum
7 27 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (12.81%) Data Analysis
9 24 (11.82%) Systems Analysis
10 22 (10.84%) Use Case
11 20 (9.85%) PRINCE2
12 17 (8.37%) Waterfall
12 17 (8.37%) Test Scripting
13 16 (7.88%) Software Delivery
13 16 (7.88%) Logistics
14 14 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (6.40%) Workflow
16 12 (5.91%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (5.42%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.90%) SQL
2 8 (3.94%) VBA
3 7 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.48%) C
5 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (12.81%) Degree
2 25 (12.32%) Security Cleared
3 21 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.88%) ISEB
5 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.99%) AAT
6 1 (0.49%) APMG
6 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.49%) MAPM
6 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (8.37%) SAP
2 8 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.45%) IBM
4 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.97%) Oracle
6 2 (0.99%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.49%) HP
7 1 (0.49%) Nokia
7 1 (0.49%) Siemens
7 1 (0.49%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.49%) BT
7 1 (0.49%) Teradata
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