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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 65 69 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +42
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 229 177 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.69% 3.47% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.32% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 185 150 98
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4962 4101 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.98% 80.46% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3491 3749
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +9 75 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Wiltshire +9 47 £42,500 - 5
Somerset -10 38 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Gloucestershire +2 36 £38,000 +8.57% 8
Dorset -31 21 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Devon - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cornwall +3 3 £40,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 148 (35.49%) Finance
2 102 (24.46%) Project Management
3 99 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 74 (17.75%) ISEB
5 63 (15.11%) PRINCE2
6 52 (12.47%) Retail
7 48 (11.51%) Degree
8 46 (11.03%) ERP
9 45 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (9.83%) Use Case
11 40 (9.59%) Microsoft
11 40 (9.59%) Management Information System
11 40 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 39 (9.35%) Workflow
13 36 (8.63%) CRM
14 33 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 32 (7.67%) SQL
16 31 (7.43%) Security Cleared
17 30 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (6.71%) UML
19 26 (6.24%) Telecoms
19 26 (6.24%) Enterprise Architecture
20 25 (6.00%) Java
21 24 (5.76%) MS Excel
21 24 (5.76%) Scrum
22 22 (5.28%) GAP Analysis
22 22 (5.28%) Systems Analysis
23 21 (5.04%) .NET
23 21 (5.04%) Manufacturing
24 20 (4.80%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.48%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.08%) MS Office
3 14 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.88%) MS Project
5 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (3.12%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.68%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.96%) MFGPRO
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.48%) Magento
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.68%) Intranet
2 5 (1.20%) Extranet
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.72%) MySQL
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.96%) WebSpeed
2 4 (0.96%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.72%) JUnit
4 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.48%) Selenium
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) Android Studio
General
1 148 (35.49%) Finance
2 52 (12.47%) Retail
3 26 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.56%) Banking
6 12 (2.88%) Legal
6 12 (2.88%) Advertising
7 7 (1.68%) Marketing
8 5 (1.20%) Military
8 5 (1.20%) Publishing
9 4 (0.96%) Law
9 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.72%) Games
11 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 292 (70.02%) Analyst
2 265 (63.55%) Business Analyst
3 46 (11.03%) Senior Analyst
4 39 (9.35%) Senior Business Analyst
5 38 (9.11%) Architect
6 36 (8.63%) Project Manager
7 25 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
8 23 (5.52%) Lead Business Analyst
9 22 (5.28%) Consultant
10 20 (4.80%) Business Systems Analyst
11 19 (4.56%) Technical Architect
11 19 (4.56%) Business Consultant
12 17 (4.08%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 17 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
13 16 (3.84%) Developer
14 15 (3.60%) Financial Business Analyst
14 15 (3.60%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 10 (2.40%) Business Architect
16 8 (1.92%) IT Project Manager
16 8 (1.92%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.04%) .NET
2 13 (3.12%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.40%) XML
4 9 (2.16%) Middleware
5 6 (1.44%) Web Services
6 4 (0.96%) SOAP
6 4 (0.96%) J2EE
7 2 (0.48%) HTML
7 2 (0.48%) Zend Framework
7 2 (0.48%) Mason
7 2 (0.48%) RESTful
7 2 (0.48%) WCF
7 2 (0.48%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.24%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.24%) WPF
8 1 (0.24%) WF
8 1 (0.24%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.24%) OLE
8 1 (0.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.59%) Management Information System
2 20 (4.80%) GIS
3 14 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.16%) Open Source
4 9 (2.16%) PMI
5 8 (1.92%) Statistics
6 6 (1.44%) EPoS
7 5 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.96%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.24%) iPad
11 1 (0.24%) Kindle
11 1 (0.24%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.24%) DTV
11 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.88%) Windows
2 9 (2.16%) Linux
3 6 (1.44%) UNIX
4 3 (0.72%) Android
4 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.46%) Project Management
2 99 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (15.11%) PRINCE2
4 46 (11.03%) ERP
5 45 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (9.83%) Use Case
7 40 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 39 (9.35%) Workflow
9 36 (8.63%) CRM
10 33 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (6.71%) UML
13 26 (6.24%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (5.76%) Scrum
15 22 (5.28%) GAP Analysis
15 22 (5.28%) Systems Analysis
16 20 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
17 18 (4.32%) User Stories
17 18 (4.32%) Investment Management
17 18 (4.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.67%) SQL
2 25 (6.00%) Java
3 14 (3.36%) C#
3 14 (3.36%) C++
4 13 (3.12%) VB.NET
5 11 (2.64%) PHP
6 9 (2.16%) Python
7 8 (1.92%) C
8 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.96%) PHP5
9 4 (0.96%) Progress 4GL
10 3 (0.72%) VBA
10 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 74 (17.75%) ISEB
2 48 (11.51%) Degree
3 31 (7.43%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.16%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.72%) APMP
10 2 (0.48%) PMP
11 1 (0.24%) IIBA
11 1 (0.24%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.36%) QA
2 8 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 40 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.56%) Oracle
3 10 (2.40%) SAP
4 9 (2.16%) ESRI
5 6 (1.44%) QAD
6 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.96%) Progress
8 3 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.72%) Metastorm
8 3 (0.72%) RedPrairie
9 2 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.24%) hybris
10 1 (0.24%) Capita
10 1 (0.24%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.24%) HP
10 1 (0.24%) Juniper
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco
10 1 (0.24%) IBM
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