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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 38 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 52 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.46% 3.13% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 3.27% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 39
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
917 765 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.32% 95.74% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 801 674 918
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 22 October 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 22 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 +3 16 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Cirencester +13 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 47 (57.32%) Business Analysis
2 44 (53.66%) Finance
3 27 (32.93%) ISEB
4 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (20.73%) Project Management
7 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 10 (12.20%) Data Migration
10 10 (12.20%) MS Office
10 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 10 (12.20%) Automated Testing
10 10 (12.20%) Migration
10 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.98%) Degree
12 8 (9.76%) People Management
12 8 (9.76%) ERP
12 8 (9.76%) Oracle
12 8 (9.76%) Banking
13 7 (8.54%) SQL
13 7 (8.54%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
14 6 (7.32%) Scrum

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (12.20%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (53.66%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) PMI
4 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.22%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (57.32%) Business Analysis
2 25 (30.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (20.73%) Project Management
5 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
6 10 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.20%) Automated Testing
6 10 (12.20%) Migration
7 8 (9.76%) People Management
7 8 (9.76%) ERP
8 7 (8.54%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.66%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) ISEB
2 10 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (10.98%) Degree
4 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 3 (3.66%) Informatica
4 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Pegasus
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension + 22 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago