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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 102 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 162 179 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.85% 2.89% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.36% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 130 146 140
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,750 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
4966 5326 4912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.44% 86.11% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4122 4350 4081
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +20 59 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Bristol -1 52 £42,500 +3.65% 8
Gloucestershire -3 27 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Somerset -10 12 £42,578 -2.68%
Dorset +5 7 £32,500 -29.34% 3
Cornwall - 2 £32,500 -
Devon -5 1 £27,500 -53.19%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 112 (38.89%) Finance
2 89 (30.90%) Project Management
3 78 (27.08%) SAP
4 77 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (22.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (15.63%) Scrum
8 43 (14.93%) Retail
9 42 (14.58%) Degree
10 41 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (13.89%) Programme Management
12 34 (11.81%) Logistics
12 34 (11.81%) ISEB
12 34 (11.81%) SQL
13 32 (11.11%) Manufacturing
14 30 (10.42%) Oracle
15 29 (10.07%) Change Management
16 28 (9.72%) E-Commerce
16 28 (9.72%) Coaching
17 27 (9.38%) Management Information System
18 23 (7.99%) Mentoring
18 23 (7.99%) User Stories
19 22 (7.64%) Data Modelling
19 22 (7.64%) SQL Server
19 22 (7.64%) PRINCE2
20 21 (7.29%) Use Case
20 21 (7.29%) Software Delivery
21 20 (6.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 20 (6.94%) Marketing
22 19 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (1.39%) CMS
2 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.35%) SAS
3 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.08%) MS Office
3 5 (1.74%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.39%) SPSS
5 3 (1.04%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (6.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (4.17%) SAP SD
3 10 (3.47%) SAP MM
4 9 (3.13%) SAP CO
4 9 (3.13%) SAP FI
4 9 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (1.39%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.39%) SAP hybris
6 3 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (1.04%) SAP LE
6 3 (1.04%) SAP PP
6 3 (1.04%) SAP PS
6 3 (1.04%) SAP QM
6 3 (1.04%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.69%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.35%) Magento
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.47%) Big Data
5 7 (2.43%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.74%) OLAP
6 5 (1.74%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.39%) BODI
7 4 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.39%) GIS
7 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.39%) SAP BI
7 4 (1.39%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (1.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) ERwin
1 4 (1.39%) Toad
2 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.35%) MSI
2 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (38.89%) Finance
2 43 (14.93%) Retail
3 32 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 20 (6.94%) Marketing
5 17 (5.90%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.56%) Electronics
7 9 (3.13%) Banking
7 9 (3.13%) Billing
8 8 (2.78%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.78%) Military
9 7 (2.43%) Legal
10 4 (1.39%) Advertising
10 4 (1.39%) Law
11 2 (0.69%) German Language
11 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
11 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 203 (70.49%) Analyst
2 161 (55.90%) Business Analyst
3 26 (9.03%) Systems Analyst
4 19 (6.60%) Lead Business Analyst
5 18 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 17 (5.90%) Consultant
6 17 (5.90%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.56%) Business Manager
7 16 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
7 16 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (4.51%) Business Systems Analyst
8 13 (4.51%) IT Analyst
8 13 (4.51%) Senior Business Analyst
9 12 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
10 11 (3.82%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (3.47%) IT Manager
12 9 (3.13%) Presales Consultant
13 8 (2.78%) Data Business Analyst
13 8 (2.78%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.47%) Web Services
2 8 (2.78%) Tapestry
3 5 (1.74%) XML
4 4 (1.39%) SAP XI
5 3 (1.04%) HTML
5 3 (1.04%) SAP ALE
5 3 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (1.04%) SAPUI5
6 2 (0.69%) .NET
6 2 (0.69%) CSS
6 2 (0.69%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.69%) JSP
6 2 (0.69%) Spring
6 2 (0.69%) Struts
7 1 (0.35%) Ajax
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.35%) JSF
7 1 (0.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 74 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.51%) Visualisation
4 9 (3.13%) FMCG
4 9 (3.13%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.39%) LIMS
6 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.39%) User Experience
7 3 (1.04%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.69%) PMI
9 1 (0.35%) AS400
9 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.08%) Windows
2 4 (1.39%) Unix
3 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.90%) Project Management
2 77 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (22.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (15.63%) Scrum
5 41 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (13.89%) Programme Management
7 34 (11.81%) Logistics
8 29 (10.07%) Change Management
9 28 (9.72%) Coaching
9 28 (9.72%) E-Commerce
10 23 (7.99%) Mentoring
10 23 (7.99%) User Stories
11 22 (7.64%) Data Modelling
11 22 (7.64%) PRINCE2
12 21 (7.29%) Software Delivery
12 21 (7.29%) Use Case
13 19 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (6.25%) ITIL
14 18 (6.25%) Kanban
14 18 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.81%) SQL
2 10 (3.47%) C
3 8 (2.78%) Java
4 4 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.04%) ABAP
6 1 (0.35%) C#
6 1 (0.35%) C++
6 1 (0.35%) PHP
6 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (14.58%) Degree
2 34 (11.81%) ISEB
3 8 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.39%) CITP
7 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CBAP
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.86%) QA
2 8 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.39%) TickIT
4 3 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.04%) SLA
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 78 (27.08%) SAP
2 30 (10.42%) Oracle
3 8 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.08%) hybris
5 5 (1.74%) Cognos
6 4 (1.39%) ESRI
6 4 (1.39%) Teradata
7 3 (1.04%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) ATG
8 1 (0.35%) Casewise
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco
8 1 (0.35%) Sage
8 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Pension
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Good Package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + 12% bonus and benefits
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