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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 77 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 197 142 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.27% 2.58% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 3.14% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 111 167
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,150 £60,000 £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
5001 4516 4411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.10% 81.93% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4208 3815 3888
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Bristol +20 78 £42,500 +10.38% 13
Wiltshire +12 52 £42,500 -7.60% 15
Gloucestershire +5 26 £45,000 - 3
Devon +13 15 £45,250 +33.08% 2
Dorset -17 12 £75,500 +45.19% 3
Somerset +7 8 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 131 (32.35%) Finance
2 126 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (22.72%) Project Management
5 75 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (15.56%) Degree
7 53 (13.09%) PRINCE2
8 47 (11.60%) Use Case
9 46 (11.36%) Microsoft
10 45 (11.11%) UML
11 43 (10.62%) Retail
12 41 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (9.63%) Scrum
13 39 (9.63%) MS Excel
14 38 (9.38%) ISEB
14 38 (9.38%) Line Management
15 37 (9.14%) SQL Server
16 36 (8.89%) SQL
16 36 (8.89%) Change Management
17 32 (7.90%) Java
17 32 (7.90%) Security Cleared
18 30 (7.41%) Mentoring
18 30 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
19 29 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (6.42%) Management Information System
21 25 (6.17%) Waterfall
22 24 (5.93%) Requirements Management
22 24 (5.93%) User Stories
23 23 (5.68%) People Management
23 23 (5.68%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (1.73%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.25%) IIS
2 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.25%) SAS
2 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.22%) MS Office
4 8 (1.98%) MS Project
5 7 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.73%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) SAP CRM
1 4 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.74%) Summit
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.49%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.49%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.49%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.25%) Intranet
1 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.23%) SAP BW
7 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.49%) MS Access
10 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.25%) MySQL
10 1 (0.25%) OLAP
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (1.48%) JUnit
2 5 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.23%) Android Studio
3 4 (0.99%) JIRA
4 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.25%) Selenium
5 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
General
1 131 (32.35%) Finance
2 43 (10.62%) Retail
3 23 (5.68%) Banking
4 22 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 20 (4.94%) Legal
6 14 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.96%) Back Office
7 12 (2.96%) Advertising
8 6 (1.48%) Marketing
8 6 (1.48%) Military
8 6 (1.48%) Law
8 6 (1.48%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.23%) Publishing
9 5 (1.23%) Games
10 4 (0.99%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Local Government
11 3 (0.74%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.49%) Automotive
12 2 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 276 (68.15%) Analyst
2 245 (60.49%) Business Analyst
3 37 (9.14%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (7.65%) Senior Business Analyst
5 22 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 17 (4.20%) Lead Business Analyst
7 16 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (3.46%) Data Analyst
9 12 (2.96%) Agile Business Analyst
9 12 (2.96%) Developer
10 10 (2.47%) Senior Manager
10 10 (2.47%) Consultant
10 10 (2.47%) Architect
10 10 (2.47%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 10 (2.47%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.22%) Financial Business Analyst
11 9 (2.22%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.22%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.22%) Development Manager
11 9 (2.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.94%) .NET
2 18 (4.44%) HTML
3 13 (3.21%) CSS
4 9 (2.22%) Web Services
5 7 (1.73%) RESTful
6 5 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.23%) XML
6 5 (1.23%) HTML5
6 5 (1.23%) Android SDK
7 4 (0.99%) iOS SDK
8 3 (0.74%) Spring
9 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.49%) JSON
10 1 (0.25%) Ajax
10 1 (0.25%) LINQ
10 1 (0.25%) jQuery
10 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.96%) Mathematics
3 12 (2.96%) User Experience
4 10 (2.47%) Open Source
4 10 (2.47%) Statistics
5 8 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.73%) IVR
6 7 (1.73%) FMCG
6 7 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.48%) Physics
8 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.23%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.74%) GIS
9 3 (0.74%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.74%) PMI
10 2 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.20%) Windows
2 8 (1.98%) Android
2 8 (1.98%) Linux
3 7 (1.73%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
4 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.74%) MVS
6 3 (0.74%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 92 (22.72%) Project Management
4 53 (13.09%) PRINCE2
5 47 (11.60%) Use Case
6 45 (11.11%) UML
7 41 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (9.63%) Scrum
9 38 (9.38%) Line Management
10 36 (8.89%) Change Management
11 30 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 30 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 29 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (6.17%) Waterfall
14 24 (5.93%) Requirements Management
14 24 (5.93%) User Stories
15 23 (5.68%) People Management
15 23 (5.68%) Workflow
16 19 (4.69%) Business Transformation
17 18 (4.44%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.89%) SQL
2 32 (7.90%) Java
3 18 (4.44%) C#
4 16 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.70%) C
6 11 (2.72%) C++
7 9 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.99%) Python
9 4 (0.99%) VBA
10 3 (0.74%) JCL
10 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.49%) PHP
11 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.25%) VBScript
12 1 (0.25%) VB
12 1 (0.25%) Delphi
12 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (15.56%) Degree
2 38 (9.38%) ISEB
3 32 (7.90%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.94%) DV Cleared
5 18 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.22%) IIBA
7 8 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.98%) CBAP
8 6 (1.48%) APMP
9 5 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.49%) PMP
13 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.25%) MCSE
13 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.68%) QA
2 8 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 46 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.95%) SAP
3 11 (2.72%) Oracle
4 10 (2.47%) Business Objects
5 6 (1.48%) IBM
5 6 (1.48%) SIMUL8
6 4 (0.99%) Teradata
6 4 (0.99%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.74%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.74%) Trillium
8 2 (0.49%) Tableau
8 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.49%) Mantas
9 1 (0.25%) BT
9 1 (0.25%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.25%) Epicor
9 1 (0.25%) Nokia
9 1 (0.25%) Siemens
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £6000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol
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Somerset
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
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Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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