The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 74 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 9 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.23% 1.90% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.37% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 29
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
613 674 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.09% 79.86% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 470 526 537
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Dorset

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Dorset

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +18 5 £42,500 -2.85%
Bournemouth +3 3 £22,500 -36.17%
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 16 (55.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Business Transformation
4 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) ISEB
6 6 (20.69%) ERP
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) Coaching
7 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) Retail
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.34%) UML
9 3 (10.34%) Data Management
9 3 (10.34%) Use Case
10 2 (6.90%) HttpUnit
10 2 (6.90%) Spring
10 2 (6.90%) Maven
10 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) AOP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Ant
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) HttpUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) DbUnit
1 2 (6.90%) XMLUnit
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Business Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
5 3 (10.34%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) JSP
1 2 (6.90%) Struts
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) XHTML
1 2 (6.90%) EDI
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (34.48%) Business Transformation
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Coaching
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.34%) UML
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Use Case
9 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
1 2 (6.90%) SAP