The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 123 112 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 120 157 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.32% 2.72% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 3.07% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 94 117 142
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +12.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £58,203
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4551 5109 5562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.93% 88.65% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3764 4302 4562
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in the South West

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 36 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Wiltshire +14 29 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Dorset +14 20 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -26 17 £50,000 -18.69% 6
Somerset +6 11 £37,250 -25.50% 3
Cornwall -12 3 - - 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 115 (48.52%) Finance
2 110 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (22.78%) Project Management
4 49 (20.68%) ISEB
4 49 (20.68%) Waterfall
5 42 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (17.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (13.50%) Retail
8 31 (13.08%) User Stories
9 30 (12.66%) SQL
10 28 (11.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (10.13%) Oracle
11 24 (10.13%) SDLC
12 23 (9.70%) SAP
13 22 (9.28%) PRINCE2
13 22 (9.28%) Microsoft
13 22 (9.28%) QA
13 22 (9.28%) Coaching
14 21 (8.86%) Scrum
15 20 (8.44%) Manufacturing
16 19 (8.02%) Telecoms
16 19 (8.02%) MS Visio
17 17 (7.17%) Use Case
17 17 (7.17%) Process Improvement
18 16 (6.75%) Business Transformation
18 16 (6.75%) Degree
19 15 (6.33%) Programme Management
19 15 (6.33%) MS Excel
19 15 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (6.33%) Mentoring

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (4.22%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.69%) CloudStack
2 4 (1.69%) Confluence
2 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.27%) IIS
3 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (8.02%) MS Visio
2 15 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.80%) MS Office
4 7 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.38%) SAP CO
2 8 (3.38%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.84%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.42%) Lawson
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.42%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.42%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.69%) Lucidchart
2 4 (1.69%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.42%) Force.com
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.11%) HTTP
2 3 (1.27%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.53%) MySQL
2 6 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.27%) GIS
4 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.27%) QlikView
4 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.27%) Redis
4 3 (1.27%) Riak
4 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.42%) BaseX
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.80%) JIRA
3 7 (2.95%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.95%) Selenium
4 4 (1.69%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.69%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.27%) Appium
5 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.27%) Calabash
5 3 (1.27%) Gatling
5 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.27%) Subversion
5 3 (1.27%) The Grinder
5 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 115 (48.52%) Finance
2 32 (13.50%) Retail
3 20 (8.44%) Manufacturing
4 19 (8.02%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.06%) Banking
5 12 (5.06%) Marketing
6 11 (4.64%) Financial Institution
7 10 (4.22%) Electronics
8 4 (1.69%) Law
9 3 (1.27%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.42%) Legal
11 1 (0.42%) Local Government
11 1 (0.42%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (64.98%) Analyst
2 125 (52.74%) Business Analyst
3 24 (10.13%) Agile Business Analyst
4 22 (9.28%) Systems Analyst
5 19 (8.02%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.59%) Financial Analyst
6 18 (7.59%) Service Analyst
7 17 (7.17%) Lead Business Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) Business IT Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) Finance Business Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) Financial Business Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) IT Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) IT Business Analyst
8 15 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (5.91%) Business Manager
10 12 (5.06%) Senior Business Analyst
11 11 (4.64%) Consultant
12 10 (4.22%) Business Systems Analyst
12 10 (4.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.64%) HTML
2 10 (4.22%) Middleware
3 9 (3.80%) .NET
4 6 (2.53%) CSS
4 6 (2.53%) jQuery
5 5 (2.11%) XML
6 4 (1.69%) Web Services
7 3 (1.27%) Ajax
7 3 (1.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.27%) Classic ASP
7 3 (1.27%) CSS3
7 3 (1.27%) HTML5
7 3 (1.27%) LAMP
7 3 (1.27%) Memcached
7 3 (1.27%) REST
7 3 (1.27%) RESTful
7 3 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.27%) XHR
8 2 (0.84%) COM
8 2 (0.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.22%) Clustering
4 8 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.95%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.95%) User Experience
6 4 (1.69%) PMI
7 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.27%) iPad
8 2 (0.84%) CESG
8 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Derivative
9 1 (0.42%) Equities
9 1 (0.42%) Fintech
9 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.91%) Linux
2 10 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.95%) Unix
3 7 (2.95%) Windows
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.84%) Android
5 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.78%) Project Management
3 49 (20.68%) Waterfall
4 41 (17.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (13.08%) User Stories
6 28 (11.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (10.13%) SDLC
8 22 (9.28%) Coaching
8 22 (9.28%) PRINCE2
9 21 (8.86%) Scrum
10 17 (7.17%) Process Improvement
10 17 (7.17%) Use Case
11 16 (6.75%) Business Transformation
12 15 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.33%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.33%) Programme Management
13 13 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.49%) ERP
13 13 (5.49%) SOA
13 13 (5.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.66%) SQL
2 8 (3.38%) C
2 8 (3.38%) C#
2 8 (3.38%) PHP
3 6 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.69%) Python
5 4 (1.69%) Ruby
5 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.69%) VB
6 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.27%) VB6
7 2 (0.84%) Java
7 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (20.68%) ISEB
2 16 (6.75%) Degree
3 11 (4.64%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.38%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.69%) CBAP
6 4 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.69%) IIBA
6 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.42%) APMP
8 1 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.69%) vSphere
1 4 (1.69%) Xen
1 4 (1.69%) XenServer
2 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) Cobbler
1 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.69%) Puppet
1 4 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (10.13%) Oracle
2 23 (9.70%) SAP
3 22 (9.28%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.27%) PayPal
6 3 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.27%) VMware
7 2 (0.84%) Adobe
7 2 (0.84%) Facebook
7 2 (0.84%) hybris
7 2 (0.84%) IBM
7 2 (0.84%) Sage
7 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) Epicor
8 1 (0.42%) Google
8 1 (0.42%) IFS
8 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.42%) Planview
8 1 (0.42%) Progress
Exeter, Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33943 - £41709 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Imp
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
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