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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 47 77 56
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.03% 1.63% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.23% 1.71% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 32
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £46,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1013 876 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.20% 95.11% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 858 769 746
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +12 31 £41,500 +66.00% 7
Gloucester +16 7 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Cirencester - 6 £42,500 - 1
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 64 (60.38%) Finance
2 55 (51.89%) Business Analysis
3 33 (31.13%) ISEB
4 27 (25.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (24.53%) Telecoms
6 25 (23.58%) Degree
7 24 (22.64%) Banking
8 22 (20.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (20.75%) People Management
9 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
9 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
11 13 (12.26%) SQL
11 13 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (12.26%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
13 10 (9.43%) DV Cleared
13 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.43%) Project Management
14 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
15 8 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
15 8 (7.55%) Automated Testing
16 7 (6.60%) Requirements Management
16 7 (6.60%) ERP
16 7 (6.60%) MS Office
17 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
17 6 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
17 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS Office
3 5 (4.72%) MS Project
3 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.94%) SAP SCM
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 64 (60.38%) Finance
2 26 (24.53%) Telecoms
3 24 (22.64%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.94%) DTV
2 1 (0.94%) Economics
2 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.94%) Psychology
2 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) Business Analysis
2 27 (25.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (20.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (20.75%) People Management
4 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.26%) Mentoring
5 13 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (9.43%) Project Management
7 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.55%) Automated Testing
8 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.60%) Requirements Management
9 7 (6.60%) ERP
10 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (5.66%) Line Management
11 5 (4.72%) Coaching
11 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.72%) Migration
12 4 (3.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.26%) SQL
2 4 (3.77%) C
3 2 (1.89%) VBScript
3 2 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (0.94%) VBA
4 1 (0.94%) PHP
4 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) ISEB
2 25 (23.58%) Degree
3 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.43%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) XenApp
1 3 (2.83%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.83%) Citrix
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle
2 3 (2.83%) VMware
2 3 (2.83%) Casewise
3 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.94%) BMC
4 1 (0.94%) Informatica
4 1 (0.94%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.94%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £6000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago