The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 28 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.91% 0.92% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 0.97% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -27.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Business Analyst
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 103 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 94.19% 94.50% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 129 88 183
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,645 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,587
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Exeter

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Exeter

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) SSADM
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Derivative
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) ETL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) SSADM
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft