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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 54 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.61% 5.47% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 5.70% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 29
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
979 807 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.07% 95.96% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 682 673
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -6 18 £46,000 +26.02% 1
Gloucester +2 7 £42,500 -37.45% 3
Cirencester - 6 £45,000 - 1
Stroud - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 62 (56.88%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Business Analysis
2 31 (28.44%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (24.77%) Retail
5 24 (22.02%) Scrum
6 20 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (18.35%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
7 19 (17.43%) SQL
8 17 (15.60%) Project Management
8 17 (15.60%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (13.76%) Oracle
9 15 (13.76%) SAP
10 14 (12.84%) Banking
11 12 (11.01%) ERP
11 12 (11.01%) PRINCE2
11 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
11 12 (11.01%) ISEB
11 12 (11.01%) SDLC
12 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
12 10 (9.17%) Marketing
13 9 (8.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (8.26%) Electronics
13 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
13 9 (8.26%) DTV
13 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.42%) Commerce Server
1 7 (6.42%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (7.34%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.42%) MS Office
4 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
5 5 (4.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.67%) Changepoint
2 4 (3.67%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Toad
2 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 62 (56.88%) Finance
2 27 (24.77%) Retail
3 14 (12.84%) Banking
4 10 (9.17%) Marketing
4 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
5 9 (8.26%) Electronics
5 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.59%) Advertising
7 3 (2.75%) Games
7 3 (2.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) SOAP
1 1 (0.92%) XML
1 1 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) DTV
3 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) EPoS
6 1 (0.92%) Economics
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.44%) Business Analysis
2 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.02%) Scrum
4 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
5 17 (15.60%) Project Management
5 17 (15.60%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (11.01%) ERP
6 12 (11.01%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.01%) SDLC
7 9 (8.26%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
7 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (7.34%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (6.42%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.59%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.59%) Kanban
11 4 (3.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) ISEB
2 7 (6.42%) Degree
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) APMG
4 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle
1 15 (13.76%) SAP
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) ATG
3 7 (6.42%) Casewise
3 7 (6.42%) hybris
3 7 (6.42%) RedPrairie
3 7 (6.42%) Demandware
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
4 4 (3.67%) Cognos
5 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.92%) Symantec
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix
6 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
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Posted: Yesterday
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