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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 89 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 183 151 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.89% 2.55% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.10% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 145 122 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,946 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5232 4870 4417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.61% 82.08% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4316 4124 3883
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,325 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Bristol +29 78 £39,250 +4.66% 21
Wiltshire 0 40 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Gloucestershire +1 31 £42,500 +4.93% 6
Somerset +10 15 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Dorset -23 9 £72,500 +38.09% 1
Devon -4 8 £47,400 +18.50% 1
Cornwall -3 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 145 (36.80%) Finance
2 121 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (25.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (20.81%) Project Management
5 77 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (14.72%) Degree
7 51 (12.94%) PRINCE2
8 48 (12.18%) Microsoft
9 44 (11.17%) ISEB
10 41 (10.41%) Use Case
11 39 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 39 (9.90%) Retail
12 38 (9.64%) UML
13 37 (9.39%) MS Excel
14 35 (8.88%) SQL
14 35 (8.88%) Scrum
15 33 (8.38%) Mentoring
16 30 (7.61%) SQL Server
16 30 (7.61%) Change Management
17 29 (7.36%) Security Cleared
18 28 (7.11%) Root Cause Analysis
19 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (6.85%) Coaching
20 26 (6.60%) Line Management
21 25 (6.35%) User Stories
22 23 (5.84%) Workflow
22 23 (5.84%) Banking
23 22 (5.58%) Requirements Management
23 22 (5.58%) Management Information System
23 22 (5.58%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.76%) Alfresco
2 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.25%) SAS
3 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.25%) CMS
3 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.55%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.05%) MS Office
4 7 (1.78%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.52%) MS Project
6 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.02%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.25%) Agresso
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.76%) Extranet
2 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.25%) OLAP
10 1 (0.25%) MS Access
10 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.25%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (1.78%) JUnit
2 5 (1.27%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.27%) Android Studio
3 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.51%) JIRA
5 2 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 145 (36.80%) Finance
2 39 (9.90%) Retail
3 23 (5.84%) Banking
4 21 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.57%) Legal
5 18 (4.57%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.05%) Advertising
7 11 (2.79%) Back Office
8 6 (1.52%) Law
9 5 (1.27%) Publishing
9 5 (1.27%) Games
10 4 (1.02%) Military
10 4 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.02%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.02%) Marketing
11 3 (0.76%) Local Government
12 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.51%) Automotive
12 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 277 (70.30%) Analyst
2 244 (61.93%) Business Analyst
3 35 (8.88%) Senior Analyst
4 28 (7.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 26 (6.60%) Lead Business Analyst
6 23 (5.84%) Project Manager
7 17 (4.31%) Architect
8 14 (3.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 13 (3.30%) Test Analyst
9 13 (3.30%) Systems Analyst
9 13 (3.30%) Developer
9 13 (3.30%) Data Analyst
10 10 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (2.54%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 10 (2.54%) Financial Business Analyst
11 9 (2.28%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 9 (2.28%) SQL Data Analyst
12 8 (2.03%) Consultant
12 8 (2.03%) Business Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.06%) .NET
2 10 (2.54%) HTML
2 10 (2.54%) Web Services
3 9 (2.28%) CSS
4 7 (1.78%) RESTful
5 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.52%) XML
6 5 (1.27%) Android SDK
7 4 (1.02%) iOS SDK
8 2 (0.51%) Middleware
8 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.51%) HTML5
8 2 (0.51%) JSON
9 1 (0.25%) WCF
9 1 (0.25%) LINQ
9 1 (0.25%) jQuery
9 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.25%) Ajax
9 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.54%) Statistics
3 10 (2.54%) Mathematics
3 10 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.03%) User Experience
5 7 (1.78%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.78%) IVR
5 7 (1.78%) GIS
6 6 (1.52%) FMCG
7 5 (1.27%) Open Source
7 5 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.02%) Physics
8 4 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.51%) PMI
10 2 (0.51%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.55%) Windows
2 8 (2.03%) Android
3 7 (1.78%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.27%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (1.27%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.02%) Linux
5 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.76%) MVS
7 2 (0.51%) UNIX
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (20.81%) Project Management
4 51 (12.94%) PRINCE2
5 41 (10.41%) Use Case
6 39 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (9.64%) UML
8 35 (8.88%) Scrum
9 33 (8.38%) Mentoring
10 30 (7.61%) Change Management
11 28 (7.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (6.85%) Coaching
12 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.60%) Line Management
14 25 (6.35%) User Stories
15 23 (5.84%) Workflow
16 22 (5.58%) Requirements Management
17 20 (5.08%) ERP
17 20 (5.08%) Waterfall
18 18 (4.57%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.88%) SQL
2 22 (5.58%) Java
3 12 (3.05%) C
3 12 (3.05%) C#
4 9 (2.28%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.03%) C++
5 8 (2.03%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.78%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.76%) VBA
7 3 (0.76%) Python
7 3 (0.76%) JCL
7 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.25%) VBScript
9 1 (0.25%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (14.72%) Degree
2 44 (11.17%) ISEB
3 29 (7.36%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.06%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.55%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.28%) IIBA
8 8 (2.03%) CBAP
9 5 (1.27%) APMP
9 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.51%) PMP
10 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.25%) MCSE
11 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.57%) QA
2 8 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 48 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.30%) SAP
3 9 (2.28%) Oracle
3 9 (2.28%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.27%) Metastorm
5 4 (1.02%) SIMUL8
5 4 (1.02%) IBM
6 3 (0.76%) Teradata
6 3 (0.76%) Trillium
7 2 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.51%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.51%) Mantas
7 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.51%) Tableau
7 2 (0.51%) ESRI
8 1 (0.25%) BT
8 1 (0.25%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.25%) Epicor
Bath
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum +BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago