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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 64 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.41% 1.61% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 1.67% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 35
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,060 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
684 600 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.02% 96.31% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 556 533 520
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 -5 13 £68,750 +48.64% 6
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) Business Analysis
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 11 (23.40%) Project Management
5 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (17.02%) ERP
6 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.89%) OLAP
7 7 (14.89%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (14.89%) Banking
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.77%) PLM
8 6 (12.77%) Mantas
8 6 (12.77%) SQL
8 6 (12.77%) ISEB
8 6 (12.77%) Quality Management
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
9 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
9 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.64%) CAD
9 5 (10.64%) CRM
9 5 (10.64%) Business Objects
9 5 (10.64%) PDM
9 5 (10.64%) Retail
9 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (8.51%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) OLAP
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (8.51%) MS Access
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Business Analysis
2 11 (23.40%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) ERP
3 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Quality Management
5 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 6 (12.77%) PLM
6 5 (10.64%) PDM
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.64%) CAD
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
7 4 (8.51%) ITIL
7 4 (8.51%) Workflow
7 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) COREP
1 4 (8.51%) FINREP
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) EMIR
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) Mantas
4 5 (10.64%) Business Objects
5 4 (8.51%) Cognos
5 4 (8.51%) Hyperion
6 3 (6.38%) Minitab
7 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 2 (4.26%) Twitter
8 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.13%) Fiserv
8 1 (2.13%) Tableau
8 1 (2.13%) Epicor
8 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.13%) Sage
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