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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 85 104 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 186 150 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.93% 2.54% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 3.08% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 121 169
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 £34,951 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,250 £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
5245 4864 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.70% 82.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4336 4102 3876
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £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 22 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 22 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 +25 80 £41,250 +10.00% 22
Wiltshire 0 39 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Gloucestershire +2 31 £42,500 +4.93% 6
Somerset +8 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Devon +2 9 £42,300 +5.75%
Dorset -22 9 £72,500 +38.09% 2
Cornwall -5 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 142 (35.68%) Finance
2 122 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (25.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (21.86%) Project Management
5 78 (19.60%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (14.57%) Degree
7 52 (13.07%) PRINCE2
8 48 (12.06%) Microsoft
9 44 (11.06%) ISEB
10 41 (10.30%) Use Case
11 40 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (9.80%) Retail
13 38 (9.55%) UML
13 38 (9.55%) MS Excel
14 35 (8.79%) SQL
15 34 (8.54%) Scrum
16 33 (8.29%) Mentoring
17 32 (8.04%) Security Cleared
18 31 (7.79%) SQL Server
18 31 (7.79%) Change Management
19 30 (7.54%) Root Cause Analysis
20 27 (6.78%) Line Management
20 27 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
21 26 (6.53%) Coaching
22 25 (6.28%) Java
23 24 (6.03%) Management Information System
23 24 (6.03%) Workflow
23 24 (6.03%) User Stories
24 23 (5.78%) Requirements Management
25 22 (5.53%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 4 (1.01%) Alfresco
2 2 (0.50%) 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 38 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.02%) MS Office
4 7 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.76%) MS Project
5 6 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) SAP CRM
1 4 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Agresso
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.75%) Extranet
2 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.26%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.25%) OLAP
9 1 (0.25%) MS Access
9 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (0.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.25%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (1.76%) JUnit
2 5 (1.26%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.26%) Android Studio
3 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.75%) JIRA
4 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
5 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 142 (35.68%) Finance
2 39 (9.80%) Retail
3 22 (5.53%) Banking
4 20 (5.03%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.52%) Legal
5 18 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.02%) Advertising
7 11 (2.76%) Back Office
8 6 (1.51%) Law
9 5 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.26%) Publishing
9 5 (1.26%) Games
9 5 (1.26%) Military
10 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.01%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.01%) Marketing
11 3 (0.75%) Local Government
12 2 (0.50%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.50%) Automotive
12 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 278 (69.85%) Analyst
2 245 (61.56%) Business Analyst
3 37 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (7.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 26 (6.53%) Lead Business Analyst
6 24 (6.03%) Project Manager
7 17 (4.27%) Architect
8 14 (3.52%) Developer
8 14 (3.52%) Agile Business Analyst
9 13 (3.27%) Test Analyst
9 13 (3.27%) Systems Analyst
9 13 (3.27%) Data Analyst
10 10 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (2.26%) Senior Manager
11 9 (2.26%) Financial Business Analyst
11 9 (2.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 9 (2.26%) SQL Data Analyst
11 9 (2.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 7 (1.76%) IT Business Analyst
12 7 (1.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.27%) .NET
2 12 (3.02%) HTML
3 10 (2.51%) CSS
3 10 (2.51%) Web Services
4 7 (1.76%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.76%) RESTful
5 6 (1.51%) XML
6 5 (1.26%) Android SDK
7 4 (1.01%) iOS SDK
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.50%) HTML5
8 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 2 (0.50%) JSON
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.25%) WCF
9 1 (0.25%) LINQ
9 1 (0.25%) jQuery
9 1 (0.25%) Ajax
9 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.60%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.03%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.76%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.51%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.51%) Statistics
5 9 (2.26%) User Experience
6 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.76%) GIS
6 7 (1.76%) IVR
7 6 (1.51%) FMCG
7 6 (1.51%) Open Source
8 5 (1.26%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.26%) Physics
8 5 (1.26%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.01%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.75%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.50%) NHS
11 2 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.52%) Windows
2 8 (2.01%) Android
3 7 (1.76%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.26%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (1.26%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.01%) Linux
5 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.75%) MVS
7 2 (0.50%) UNIX
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (25.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (21.86%) Project Management
4 52 (13.07%) PRINCE2
5 41 (10.30%) Use Case
6 40 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (9.55%) UML
8 34 (8.54%) Scrum
9 33 (8.29%) Mentoring
10 31 (7.79%) Change Management
11 30 (7.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (6.78%) Line Management
12 27 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.53%) Coaching
14 24 (6.03%) User Stories
14 24 (6.03%) Workflow
15 23 (5.78%) Requirements Management
16 21 (5.28%) Waterfall
17 18 (4.52%) Six Sigma
17 18 (4.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.79%) SQL
2 25 (6.28%) Java
3 14 (3.52%) C#
4 13 (3.27%) C
5 10 (2.51%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.26%) C++
6 9 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.76%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.75%) VBA
8 3 (0.75%) Python
8 3 (0.75%) JCL
8 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (14.57%) Degree
2 44 (11.06%) ISEB
3 32 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 16 (4.02%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.26%) IIBA
8 8 (2.01%) CBAP
9 5 (1.26%) APMP
9 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.50%) PMP
10 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.25%) MCSE
11 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.28%) QA
2 8 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 48 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.52%) SAP
3 9 (2.26%) Oracle
3 9 (2.26%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.26%) Metastorm
4 5 (1.26%) SIMUL8
4 5 (1.26%) IBM
5 3 (0.75%) Teradata
5 3 (0.75%) Trillium
6 2 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.50%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.50%) Mantas
6 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.50%) Tableau
6 2 (0.50%) ESRI
7 1 (0.25%) BT
7 1 (0.25%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.25%) HP
7 1 (0.25%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.25%) Epicor
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
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Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £27500 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bath
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Gloucestershire
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