The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 60 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.57% 3.13% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.27% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,327 £36,200 £34,970
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 581 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.56% 95.56% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 607 513 522
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Somerset

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bath -21 3 £29,000 -35.55% 6
Yeovil - 3 £45,000 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £30,090 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 37 (68.52%) Business Analysis
2 20 (37.04%) Retail
3 15 (27.78%) Finance
4 12 (22.22%) ERP
5 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.52%) Use Case
7 9 (16.67%) Workflow
7 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (16.67%) SAP
7 9 (16.67%) CRM
7 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.67%) SAP CRM
7 9 (16.67%) Change Management
7 9 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (14.81%) Investment Management
9 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.96%) ISEB
10 6 (11.11%) Project Management
10 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.41%) Scrum
12 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (5.56%) EPoS
14 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
14 2 (3.70%) Oracle
14 2 (3.70%) MS Office
14 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
14 2 (3.70%) Advertising
14 2 (3.70%) Management Information System

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) SAP CRM
General
1 20 (37.04%) Retail
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) EPoS
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Business Analysis
2 12 (22.22%) ERP
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Use Case
5 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (16.67%) Change Management
5 9 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (16.67%) Workflow
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) CRM
6 8 (14.81%) Investment Management
7 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) Project Management
8 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.41%) Scrum
11 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (3.70%) E-business
13 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
13 1 (1.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Tableau
Bath, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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