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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 71 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.28% 2.37% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.47% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 27
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
679 811 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.86% 95.98% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 534 656 589
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 5 £31,000 -34.73% 1
Bournemouth -10 2 £45,000 -1.69% 3
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
2 19 (59.38%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (34.38%) Business Transformation
6 9 (28.13%) ISEB
7 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) SDLC
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.63%) Coaching
10 4 (12.50%) Use Case
10 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 4 (12.50%) UML
11 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
11 3 (9.38%) SQL
11 3 (9.38%) Java
11 3 (9.38%) Scrum
11 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Logistics
12 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.25%) Workflow
12 2 (6.25%) Struts

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSP
1 2 (6.25%) Struts
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Business Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (34.38%) Business Transformation
5 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.63%) Coaching
8 4 (12.50%) Use Case
8 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) UML
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Logistics
10 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) User Stories
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos
1 1 (3.13%) Informatica
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Beneftis
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago