The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 58 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.04% 4.19% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 4.25% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 19
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £54,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 895 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.68% 98.79% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 463 735 567
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Dorset

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Dorset

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Bournemouth -9 16 £46,377 +3.05% 4
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 23 (62.16%) Business Analysis
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Business Transformation
6 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.62%) UML
8 7 (18.92%) ISEB
8 7 (18.92%) TIBCO
8 7 (18.92%) Workflow
9 6 (16.22%) Degree
9 6 (16.22%) Use Case
9 6 (16.22%) Retail
9 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.51%) SDLC
10 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.51%) Coaching
10 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.81%) Scrum
11 4 (10.81%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) Python
11 4 (10.81%) HTML
11 4 (10.81%) MySQL
11 4 (10.81%) Oracle
11 4 (10.81%) Spotfire

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Spotfire
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Social Media
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Business Analysis
2 15 (40.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Business Transformation
5 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.62%) UML
7 7 (18.92%) Workflow
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.22%) Use Case
9 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) Coaching
9 5 (13.51%) SDLC
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.81%) Scrum
10 4 (10.81%) Analytics
10 4 (10.81%) Web Development
11 3 (8.11%) User Stories
11 3 (8.11%) Process Management
11 3 (8.11%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) IIBA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) TIBCO
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
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