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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 44 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.34% 2.04% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 2.08% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 9
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
592 481 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.83% 98.16% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 500 430 466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +16 16 £42,500 +70.00% 4
Taunton - 3 £40,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 17 (35.42%) Scrum
4 16 (33.33%) Finance
5 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
5 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
6 12 (25.00%) DSDM
7 10 (20.83%) Retail
8 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (14.58%) Workflow
8 7 (14.58%) Project Management
8 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
10 4 (8.33%) UX Design
10 4 (8.33%) CRM
10 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.33%) BPR
10 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.33%) User Experience
10 4 (8.33%) Skype
10 4 (8.33%) SDLC
11 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
11 3 (6.25%) RAD
11 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
11 3 (6.25%) Time Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 17 (35.42%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
4 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
5 12 (25.00%) DSDM
6 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
6 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (14.58%) Workflow
7 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) BPR
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) SDLC
8 4 (8.33%) UX Design
9 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) RAD
9 3 (6.25%) Time Management
10 2 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C++
2 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Google
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