The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 33 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.42% 3.24% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.77% 3.42% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 7
Average salary £41,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £29,400 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
Business Analyst
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
384 263 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 94.81% 94.60% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 321 237 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cheltenham region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 16 (32.65%) ISEB
3 15 (30.61%) Banking
4 14 (28.57%) Degree
4 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 13 (26.53%) Business Analysis
5 13 (26.53%) People Management
6 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) SQL
8 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Coaching
9 5 (10.20%) Line Management
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Use Case
10 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.16%) Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) Citrix
11 3 (6.12%) Process Management
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
11 3 (6.12%) Law
11 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.12%) VMware
11 3 (6.12%) Business Development
11 3 (6.12%) Casewise
11 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Business Analysis
1 13 (26.53%) People Management
2 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Coaching
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Use Case
6 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.12%) BPMN
6 3 (6.12%) Process Architecture
6 3 (6.12%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Business Development
6 3 (6.12%) Process Management
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) ISEB
2 14 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) XenApp
1 3 (6.12%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Citrix
1 3 (6.12%) VMware
1 3 (6.12%) Casewise
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) BMC
3 1 (2.04%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago