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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 27 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 45 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.53% 5.31% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 5.53% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 26
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 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
570 795 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.32% 95.90% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 506 696 502
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Bath +18 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Glastonbury - 4 £37,750 -
Taunton -1 1 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Yeovil -11 1 £41,000 -18.00%
Street - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 30 (44.78%) ERP
2 29 (43.28%) Retail
3 27 (40.30%) Business Analysis
4 21 (31.34%) Degree
4 21 (31.34%) Manufacturing
4 21 (31.34%) Oracle
5 20 (29.85%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (22.39%) Finance
6 15 (22.39%) SAP
7 14 (20.90%) CRM
8 13 (19.40%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (17.91%) SAP CRM
9 12 (17.91%) PDM
9 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
10 10 (14.93%) Project Management
11 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.43%) Change Management
12 7 (10.45%) SQL
13 5 (7.46%) Java
13 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
14 4 (5.97%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (5.97%) Scrum
14 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (5.97%) User Stories
15 3 (4.48%) Business Process Mapping
15 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
15 3 (4.48%) FMCG
15 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (17.91%) SAP CRM
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (43.28%) Retail
2 21 (31.34%) Manufacturing
3 15 (22.39%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) FMCG
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) ERP
2 27 (40.30%) Business Analysis
3 14 (20.90%) CRM
4 13 (19.40%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (17.91%) PDM
6 10 (14.93%) Project Management
7 9 (13.43%) Change Management
7 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) User Stories
9 3 (4.48%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (4.48%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) BPR
10 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.99%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) Java
2 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) BS7799
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago