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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 53 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.22% 7.58% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 7.85% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 29
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £34,980
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
734 535 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.59% 96.57% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 642 455 544
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -35 6 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Taunton - 6 £42,500 - 1
Yeovil - 5 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (83.58%) Business Analysis
2 26 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (34.33%) Finance
4 18 (26.87%) GAP Analysis
4 18 (26.87%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (26.87%) Use Case
4 18 (26.87%) Investment Management
5 17 (25.37%) Workflow
5 17 (25.37%) Retail
6 14 (20.90%) ERP
7 12 (17.91%) SAP
8 11 (16.42%) CRM
8 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
8 11 (16.42%) SAP CRM
9 7 (10.45%) ISEB
10 6 (8.96%) EPoS
10 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.46%) Project Management
11 5 (7.46%) Scrum
11 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (2.99%) Degree
12 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
12 2 (2.99%) Advertising
12 2 (2.99%) Oracle
12 2 (2.99%) Change Management
12 2 (2.99%) E-business
13 1 (1.49%) UML

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) SAP CRM
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) EPoS
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Business Analysis
2 26 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (26.87%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (26.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (26.87%) Use Case
3 18 (26.87%) Investment Management
4 17 (25.37%) Workflow
5 14 (20.90%) ERP
6 11 (16.42%) CRM
6 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Change Management
9 2 (2.99%) E-business
10 1 (1.49%) UML
10 1 (1.49%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) ISEB
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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