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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 23 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.41% 6.23% 8.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% 6.38% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 16
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +50.00%
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
325 298 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.60% 97.70% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 291 253 199
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Spreadsheet
3 18 (36.00%) Systems Analysis
4 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.00%) ERP
7 7 (14.00%) ISEB
7 7 (14.00%) SQL
7 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Retail
8 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.00%) Scrum
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Banking
10 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.00%) MS Office
10 4 (8.00%) Cognos
10 4 (8.00%) People Management
10 4 (8.00%) SDLC
10 4 (8.00%) Use Case
11 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.00%) Project Management
11 3 (6.00%) Kanban
11 3 (6.00%) Business Development
11 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) ZaiNet
1 2 (4.00%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Systems Analysis
2 17 (34.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (18.00%) ERP
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Use Case
7 4 (8.00%) People Management
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (6.00%) Kanban
8 3 (6.00%) Business Development
8 3 (6.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) ISEB
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago