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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 36 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.24% 4.58% 6.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 4.80% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
388 333 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.76% 95.42% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 325 289 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (22.64%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (20.75%) SQL
5 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
5 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (16.98%) Degree
7 8 (15.09%) Banking
8 7 (13.21%) ISEB
8 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
9 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.32%) People Management
10 5 (9.43%) Line Management
10 5 (9.43%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Use Case
11 4 (7.55%) Coaching
12 3 (5.66%) XenApp
12 3 (5.66%) vSphere
12 3 (5.66%) Process Architecture
12 3 (5.66%) BPMN
12 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) ZaiNet
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Systems Analysis
2 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.32%) People Management
5 5 (9.43%) Line Management
5 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.43%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Use Case
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) ERP
7 3 (5.66%) Process Management
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) Business Development
7 3 (5.66%) BPMN
7 3 (5.66%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) XenApp
1 3 (5.66%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Citrix
2 3 (5.66%) Cognos
2 3 (5.66%) VMware
2 3 (5.66%) Casewise
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) BMC
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.89%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago