The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 52 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.75% 1.93% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.97% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -48.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,760 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
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
468 762 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.94% 97.82% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 430 575 567
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +21 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Poole +7 4 £42,000 -1.17%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Business Analysis
2 22 (70.97%) Finance
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Waterfall
4 13 (41.94%) ISEB
5 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
7 8 (25.81%) Coaching
7 8 (25.81%) Use Case
7 8 (25.81%) Workflow
8 6 (19.35%) Line Management
9 5 (16.13%) iPad
9 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) People Management
10 4 (12.90%) User Stories
10 4 (12.90%) Workflow Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
10 4 (12.90%) Change Management
10 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Information Management
11 3 (9.68%) Scrum
11 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
11 3 (9.68%) MS Office

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) iPad
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Business Analysis
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Waterfall
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
5 8 (25.81%) Coaching
5 8 (25.81%) Use Case
5 8 (25.81%) Workflow
6 6 (19.35%) Line Management
7 5 (16.13%) People Management
8 4 (12.90%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) User Stories
8 4 (12.90%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Facebook
1 1 (3.23%) Sage
1 1 (3.23%) SAP