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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 33 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.63% 5.86% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 6.02% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 4
Average salary £46,000 £37,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +48.00%
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
320 266 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.39% 97.44% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 287 231 166
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (55.56%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (35.56%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (24.44%) ERP
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Retail
7 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 7 (15.56%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.11%) Kanban
11 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) Changepoint
11 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.89%) Cognos
11 4 (8.89%) MS Office
11 4 (8.89%) SLA
11 4 (8.89%) SDLC
11 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
11 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
12 3 (6.67%) ISEB
12 3 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Changepoint
2 2 (4.44%) ZaiNet
3 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) SOAP
1 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (35.56%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (24.44%) ERP
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
7 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) Kanban
9 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 3 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
11 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.44%) Project Management
11 2 (4.44%) Analytics
12 1 (2.22%) Test Planning
12 1 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Cognos
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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