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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 109 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 153 211 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 3.45% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 4.18% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 129 177 155
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £51,000
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
4906 5045 4274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.24% 82.57% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 4094 3758
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Wiltshire -7 44 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Gloucestershire -8 30 £45,000 +18.11% 9
Somerset +4 29 £30,000 -36.17% 3
Bristol -52 24 £40,000 - 6
Dorset +2 18 £46,377 +9.12% 7
Devon -15 2 £32,000 -3.10% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (34.64%) Finance
2 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (20.11%) Project Management
5 57 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 50 (13.97%) Degree
7 46 (12.85%) PRINCE2
8 41 (11.45%) Mentoring
9 39 (10.89%) Business Transformation
10 38 (10.61%) Line Management
10 38 (10.61%) Oracle
11 37 (10.34%) Manufacturing
12 35 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (9.22%) SDLC
14 33 (9.22%) Scrum
14 33 (9.22%) Retail
15 32 (8.94%) SAP
15 32 (8.94%) ISEB
16 28 (7.82%) Microsoft
16 28 (7.82%) Security Cleared
17 27 (7.54%) ERP
17 27 (7.54%) UML
18 25 (6.98%) Use Case
19 23 (6.42%) SQL Server
19 23 (6.42%) Banking
20 22 (6.15%) Change Management
20 22 (6.15%) Management Information System
20 22 (6.15%) Java
20 22 (6.15%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.51%) IIS
3 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.56%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.28%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.19%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.63%) MS Office
4 7 (1.96%) MS Project
5 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (5.03%) SAP FI
1 18 (5.03%) SAP CO
1 18 (5.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.96%) Summit
4 5 (1.40%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.40%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.28%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.40%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) 3G
2 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.56%) 4G
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
3 1 (0.28%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.12%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.56%) MySQL
9 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.56%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (2.51%) Toad
1 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.84%) JIRA
4 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.28%) JUnit
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) Android Studio
General
1 124 (34.64%) Finance
2 37 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 33 (9.22%) Retail
4 23 (6.42%) Banking
5 8 (2.23%) Marketing
5 8 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.12%) Billing
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Front Office
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (54.75%) Analyst
2 185 (51.68%) Business Analyst
3 31 (8.66%) Project Manager
4 29 (8.10%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (7.54%) Senior Business Analyst
6 26 (7.26%) Consultant
7 22 (6.15%) Business Manager
8 15 (4.19%) Lead Business Analyst
8 15 (4.19%) Architect
9 14 (3.91%) Change Manager
10 13 (3.63%) Process Manager
11 10 (2.79%) Team Leader
11 10 (2.79%) Developer
11 10 (2.79%) Systems Support
12 8 (2.23%) Business Change Manager
12 8 (2.23%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (2.23%) Principal Business Analyst
13 7 (1.96%) Configuration Engineer
13 7 (1.96%) Software Manager
13 7 (1.96%) Business Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.31%) .NET
2 11 (3.07%) XML
3 9 (2.51%) HTML
4 7 (1.96%) Web Services
5 5 (1.40%) Spring
5 5 (1.40%) CSS
5 5 (1.40%) HTML5
6 4 (1.12%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.12%) WinForms
6 4 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.28%) J2EE
8 1 (0.28%) SOAP
8 1 (0.28%) XSD
8 1 (0.28%) Ajax
8 1 (0.28%) JSON
8 1 (0.28%) WCF
8 1 (0.28%) jQuery
8 1 (0.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.96%) User Experience
4 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.84%) PMI
6 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) Psychology
8 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.28%) EPoS
8 1 (0.28%) GIS
8 1 (0.28%) Economics
8 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.91%) Windows
2 9 (2.51%) Linux
3 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.68%) UNIX
5 1 (0.28%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (20.11%) Project Management
4 57 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 46 (12.85%) PRINCE2
6 41 (11.45%) Mentoring
7 39 (10.89%) Business Transformation
8 38 (10.61%) Line Management
9 35 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (9.22%) Scrum
10 33 (9.22%) SDLC
11 27 (7.54%) ERP
11 27 (7.54%) UML
12 25 (6.98%) Use Case
13 22 (6.15%) Change Management
14 21 (5.87%) Service Delivery
15 19 (5.31%) ITIL
16 17 (4.75%) Data Modelling
16 17 (4.75%) Requirements Management
17 16 (4.47%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.15%) Java
1 22 (6.15%) SQL
2 13 (3.63%) C#
3 11 (3.07%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.51%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.84%) C++
8 3 (0.84%) C
8 3 (0.84%) Python
9 2 (0.56%) Delphi
9 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (13.97%) Degree
2 32 (8.94%) ISEB
3 28 (7.82%) Security Cleared
4 19 (5.31%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.12%) CISM
7 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.56%) IIBA
9 2 (0.56%) APMP
10 1 (0.28%) HND
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.91%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.96%) ISO 14001
4 6 (1.68%) SLA
5 2 (0.56%) BS7799
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (10.61%) Oracle
2 32 (8.94%) SAP
3 28 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.47%) Business Objects
5 7 (1.96%) IBM
6 4 (1.12%) Cognos
7 2 (0.56%) Citrix
7 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.28%) Teradata
8 1 (0.28%) Lagan
8 1 (0.28%) Northgate
8 1 (0.28%) Civica
8 1 (0.28%) Orchard
8 1 (0.28%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) FrontRange
8 1 (0.28%) Oneserve
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Sanderson
Salary: £43000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, Swindon
WHSmith
Salary: £35000 - £40000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £70,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Pesaro
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chard, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £28-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago