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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 59 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.05% 5.48% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 5.69% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 24
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £39,250 £34,930
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
730 527 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.35% 96.34% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 615 457 583
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -40 4 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Taunton - 3 £42,500 -
Yeovil - 3 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (80.65%) Business Analysis
2 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (29.03%) Finance
3 18 (29.03%) Retail
4 17 (27.42%) Use Case
5 16 (25.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (25.81%) GAP Analysis
5 16 (25.81%) Workflow
6 14 (22.58%) ERP
7 13 (20.97%) Investment Management
8 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.35%) SAP
9 11 (17.74%) CRM
9 11 (17.74%) SAP CRM
10 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.29%) ISEB
12 6 (9.68%) EPoS
12 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
13 5 (8.06%) Project Management
13 5 (8.06%) Scrum
13 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (6.45%) Change Management
15 2 (3.23%) Oracle
15 2 (3.23%) E-business
15 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
15 2 (3.23%) Advertising
15 2 (3.23%) Degree
16 1 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) SAP CRM
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
1 18 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) EPoS
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Business Analysis
2 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (27.42%) Use Case
4 16 (25.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (25.81%) GAP Analysis
4 16 (25.81%) Workflow
5 14 (22.58%) ERP
6 13 (20.97%) Investment Management
7 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.74%) CRM
9 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.06%) Project Management
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (6.45%) Change Management
12 2 (3.23%) E-business
13 1 (1.61%) Logistics
13 1 (1.61%) Service Management
13 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) SAP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago