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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 120 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 142 224 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 3.71% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 4.51% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 121 185 141
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
5106 4962 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.44% 82.23% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4034 3524
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -49 34 £44,875 +19.66% 11
Gloucestershire -18 32 £43,000 +13.15% 5
Somerset -4 27 £35,500 -25.26%
Wiltshire -24 22 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Dorset +2 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Devon -7 7 £55,500 +0.90%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 137 (44.77%) Finance
2 78 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (23.53%) Project Management
4 55 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (14.38%) SAP
6 42 (13.73%) Degree
7 39 (12.75%) Scrum
8 36 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (11.44%) Oracle
9 35 (11.44%) Manufacturing
9 35 (11.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (10.78%) PRINCE2
11 31 (10.13%) SDLC
12 29 (9.48%) SQL
13 28 (9.15%) ISEB
13 28 (9.15%) Retail
13 28 (9.15%) Mentoring
13 28 (9.15%) Business Transformation
14 27 (8.82%) ERP
15 26 (8.50%) Microsoft
16 25 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (7.52%) SAP FI/CO
17 23 (7.52%) SAP CO
17 23 (7.52%) SAP FI
18 19 (6.21%) Data Modelling
19 18 (5.88%) UML
19 18 (5.88%) MS Excel
19 18 (5.88%) Java
20 17 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
20 17 (5.56%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.29%) IIS
3 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.33%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.90%) MS Office
3 9 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (7.52%) SAP FI
1 23 (7.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 23 (7.52%) SAP CO
2 11 (3.59%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.98%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.33%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.33%) Summit
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) Internet
1 2 (0.65%) 3G
1 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
1 2 (0.65%) 4G
2 1 (0.33%) LAN
2 1 (0.33%) WAN
2 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.25%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (4.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.98%) MySQL
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.98%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.65%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.33%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Toad
2 7 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.98%) Ant
4 3 (0.98%) JUnit
4 3 (0.98%) Subversion
4 3 (0.98%) Maven
4 3 (0.98%) HttpUnit
4 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.98%) DbUnit
4 3 (0.98%) XMLUnit
5 2 (0.65%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 137 (44.77%) Finance
2 35 (11.44%) Manufacturing
3 28 (9.15%) Retail
4 17 (5.56%) Banking
5 14 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.94%) Marketing
6 9 (2.94%) Advertising
7 8 (2.61%) Back Office
8 6 (1.96%) Electronics
9 5 (1.63%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.98%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 176 (57.52%) Analyst
2 169 (55.23%) Business Analyst
3 24 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
4 23 (7.52%) Senior Business Analyst
4 23 (7.52%) Developer
4 23 (7.52%) Project Manager
5 20 (6.54%) Business Manager
6 17 (5.56%) Consultant
7 14 (4.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 14 (4.58%) Lead Business Analyst
8 12 (3.92%) Architect
9 11 (3.59%) Junior
9 11 (3.59%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (3.27%) Systems Support
11 9 (2.94%) Change Manager
12 8 (2.61%) Business Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.61%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.61%) Junior Business Analyst
12 8 (2.61%) Junior Analyst
13 7 (2.29%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.23%) XML
2 13 (4.25%) .NET
3 12 (3.92%) Web Services
4 9 (2.94%) CSS
4 9 (2.94%) HTML
5 7 (2.29%) Spring
6 6 (1.96%) EDI
7 4 (1.31%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.31%) WinForms
7 4 (1.31%) Struts
7 4 (1.31%) JSP
7 4 (1.31%) Ajax
7 4 (1.31%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.31%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.98%) Apache CXF
8 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.98%) XHTML
9 2 (0.65%) SAP XI
9 2 (0.65%) JSF
9 2 (0.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.96%) DTV
4 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
4 3 (0.98%) Cryptography
4 3 (0.98%) Data Centre
4 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.65%) User Experience
5 2 (0.65%) PMI
6 1 (0.33%) RIA
6 1 (0.33%) Economics
6 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.33%) Statistics
6 1 (0.33%) Psychology
6 1 (0.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.27%) Windows
2 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.65%) UNIX
4 1 (0.33%) Solaris
4 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.53%) Project Management
3 55 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (12.75%) Scrum
5 36 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (11.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (10.78%) PRINCE2
8 31 (10.13%) SDLC
9 28 (9.15%) Mentoring
9 28 (9.15%) Business Transformation
10 27 (8.82%) ERP
11 19 (6.21%) Data Modelling
12 18 (5.88%) UML
13 17 (5.56%) Coaching
13 17 (5.56%) Line Management
14 14 (4.58%) ITIL
14 14 (4.58%) Requirements Management
15 13 (4.25%) User Stories
16 12 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (3.92%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.48%) SQL
2 18 (5.88%) Java
3 12 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.27%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.61%) C#
6 7 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.96%) C
8 2 (0.65%) VB6
8 2 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (13.73%) Degree
2 28 (9.15%) ISEB
3 17 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.25%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.96%) HND
6 4 (1.31%) APMG
7 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.65%) IIBA
9 1 (0.33%) APMP
9 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CISA
9 1 (0.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.58%) QA
2 6 (1.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) BS7799
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) P3O
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 44 (14.38%) SAP
2 35 (11.44%) Oracle
3 26 (8.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.59%) IBM
5 4 (1.31%) Cognos
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.33%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.33%) Casewise
7 1 (0.33%) Lagan
7 1 (0.33%) Northgate
7 1 (0.33%) Civica
7 1 (0.33%) Capita
7 1 (0.33%) Orchard
7 1 (0.33%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.33%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.33%) Sage
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
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