The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 45 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 44 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.61% 2.78% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 3.62% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 19
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £42,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
732 608 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.65% 76.86% 73.87%
Number of salaries quoted 626 521 702
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Cheltenham -2 6 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Gloucester 0 4 £62,725 +103.98%
Cirencester +13 1 - -
Business Analysis
South West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 25 (35.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (29.58%) Project Management
4 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (26.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (25.35%) ISEB
6 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
7 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.90%) Test Scripting
8 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
9 10 (14.08%) .NET
10 9 (12.68%) SQL
10 9 (12.68%) VB.NET
10 9 (12.68%) C#
10 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
11 8 (11.27%) C++
11 8 (11.27%) Java
11 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
11 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.04%) Validation
13 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (7.04%) ERP
13 5 (7.04%) SQL Server

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.63%) WebSpeed
1 4 (5.63%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (78.87%) Analyst
2 47 (66.20%) Business Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Test Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.82%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) GIS Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.63%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) XML
3 4 (5.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) PMI
4 3 (4.23%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) DTV
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (29.58%) Project Management
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (16.90%) Test Scripting
5 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
6 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
6 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
7 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.04%) ERP
8 5 (7.04%) Validation
8 5 (7.04%) Information Management
8 5 (7.04%) Business Development
8 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.63%) MODAF
9 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) C#
1 9 (12.68%) SQL
1 9 (12.68%) VB.NET
2 8 (11.27%) C++
2 8 (11.27%) Java
3 5 (7.04%) PHP
4 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.63%) Python
4 4 (5.63%) Progress 4GL
4 4 (5.63%) PHP5
5 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) ISEB
2 10 (14.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) QAD
2 4 (5.63%) Progress
3 1 (1.41%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits
Posted: 26 days ago