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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 94 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 166 188 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.86% 3.20% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.92% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 157 132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £33,016 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £50,000
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
4771 4797 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.26% 81.78% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 3993 3683
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 May 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 22 May 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
Gloucestershire +2 37 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Wiltshire +11 36 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Bristol -36 35 £38,750 -8.82% 14
Somerset +7 29 £35,250 -29.50% 4
Dorset +14 23 £46,377 +9.12% 2
Devon -12 5 £57,500 +85.48% 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 124 (33.42%) Finance
2 95 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 83 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (21.56%) Project Management
5 61 (16.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 52 (14.02%) Degree
7 47 (12.67%) PRINCE2
8 46 (12.40%) Mentoring
9 43 (11.59%) Line Management
10 40 (10.78%) Business Transformation
11 39 (10.51%) Security Cleared
12 37 (9.97%) Microsoft
13 35 (9.43%) Retail
14 34 (9.16%) Use Case
14 34 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (8.63%) Scrum
15 32 (8.63%) SQL Server
16 30 (8.09%) Oracle
16 30 (8.09%) UML
16 30 (8.09%) MS Excel
16 30 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (8.09%) DV Cleared
17 29 (7.82%) Manufacturing
18 28 (7.55%) Management Information System
18 28 (7.55%) SAP
18 28 (7.55%) Java
19 25 (6.74%) Change Management
19 25 (6.74%) .NET
19 25 (6.74%) ISEB
20 24 (6.47%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (2.16%) IIS
2 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.08%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) SAS
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 30 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.85%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.04%) MS Office
4 11 (2.96%) MS Project
5 7 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.50%) SAP CO
1 13 (3.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (3.50%) SAP FI
2 9 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.89%) Summit
4 5 (1.35%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.35%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.54%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.27%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.27%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.54%) 4G
2 2 (0.54%) 3G
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) Extranet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) LAN
3 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.16%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.81%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.27%) OLAP
10 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (2.16%) Toad
2 5 (1.35%) JIRA
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) JUnit
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.27%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
General
1 124 (33.42%) Finance
2 35 (9.43%) Retail
3 29 (7.82%) Manufacturing
4 23 (6.20%) Banking
5 8 (2.16%) Marketing
6 6 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.62%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.62%) Military
7 4 (1.08%) Billing
8 3 (0.81%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 218 (58.76%) Analyst
2 200 (53.91%) Business Analyst
3 32 (8.63%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (8.09%) Project Manager
5 29 (7.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 26 (7.01%) Business Manager
7 20 (5.39%) Consultant
8 15 (4.04%) Lead Business Analyst
9 14 (3.77%) Change Manager
10 13 (3.50%) Architect
10 13 (3.50%) Process Manager
11 11 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (2.70%) Programme Manager
12 10 (2.70%) Developer
13 9 (2.43%) Team Leader
13 9 (2.43%) Agile Business Analyst
14 8 (2.16%) Designer
14 8 (2.16%) Business Change Manager
14 8 (2.16%) Junior
15 7 (1.89%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.74%) .NET
2 12 (3.23%) HTML
3 9 (2.43%) XML
4 6 (1.62%) CSS
5 5 (1.35%) Web Services
5 5 (1.35%) Spring
5 5 (1.35%) HTML5
6 4 (1.08%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.08%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.08%) WinForms
6 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) XSD
7 1 (0.27%) Ajax
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.27%) WCF
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.96%) Open Source
4 9 (2.43%) User Experience
5 7 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.62%) Physics
6 6 (1.62%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.81%) FMCG
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.54%) NHS
9 2 (0.54%) PMI
10 1 (0.27%) EPoS
10 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.27%) Economics
10 1 (0.27%) BBC
10 1 (0.27%) GIS
10 1 (0.27%) Psychology
10 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.04%) Windows
2 9 (2.43%) Linux
3 7 (1.89%) UNIX
4 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 83 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (21.56%) Project Management
4 61 (16.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 47 (12.67%) PRINCE2
6 46 (12.40%) Mentoring
7 43 (11.59%) Line Management
8 40 (10.78%) Business Transformation
9 34 (9.16%) Use Case
10 32 (8.63%) Scrum
11 30 (8.09%) UML
11 30 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.74%) Change Management
13 24 (6.47%) People Management
14 23 (6.20%) Requirements Management
15 22 (5.93%) Waterfall
16 21 (5.66%) Service Delivery
17 20 (5.39%) Programme Management
18 17 (4.58%) Coaching
19 16 (4.31%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.55%) Java
2 21 (5.66%) SQL
3 20 (5.39%) C#
4 12 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.70%) C
5 10 (2.70%) C++
6 9 (2.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.81%) Python
10 2 (0.54%) PHP
10 2 (0.54%) Delphi
11 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.27%) VBScript
11 1 (0.27%) VB
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (14.02%) Degree
2 39 (10.51%) Security Cleared
3 30 (8.09%) DV Cleared
4 25 (6.74%) ISEB
5 12 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.08%) CISM
7 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.54%) APMP
9 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.39%) QA
2 11 (2.96%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.89%) ISO 14001
4 5 (1.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) BS7799
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 37 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.09%) Oracle
3 28 (7.55%) SAP
4 16 (4.31%) Business Objects
5 11 (2.96%) IBM
6 6 (1.62%) SIMUL8
7 3 (0.81%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.54%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.54%) Cognos
8 2 (0.54%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe
9 1 (0.27%) HP
9 1 (0.27%) Citrix
9 1 (0.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.27%) Nokia
9 1 (0.27%) Siemens
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) Teradata
9 1 (0.27%) BT
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £70,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chard, Yeovil, Axminster, Taunton, Somerset,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £39000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Travel, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago