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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 39 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 45 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.45% 3.59% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.70% 3.74% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 50
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,750 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
790 696 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.76% 96.00% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 680 621 1074
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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 - 13 £32,500 - 1
Gloucester -4 1 £67,950 +120.97%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 43 (53.75%) Business Analysis
2 35 (43.75%) Finance
3 25 (31.25%) Project Management
4 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.50%) ISEB
7 16 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 16 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (16.25%) MS Office
8 13 (16.25%) Oracle
9 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.50%) ERP
10 10 (12.50%) SQL
10 10 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (11.25%) Migration
11 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
11 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
11 9 (11.25%) Automated Testing
11 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
11 9 (11.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.00%) SAP
12 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (8.75%) Legal
13 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
13 7 (8.75%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (8.75%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (8.75%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (16.25%) MS Office
2 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Manufacturing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Legal
3 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Automotive
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (7.50%) PMI
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.25%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) Business Analysis
2 25 (31.25%) Project Management
3 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 16 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (12.50%) ERP
6 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) Migration
7 9 (11.25%) Automated Testing
7 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
7 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.75%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.75%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) ISEB
2 9 (11.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) SAP
4 7 (8.75%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.75%) Informatica
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