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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 70 85 105
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 211 164 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.39% 3.28% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 4.01% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 173 138 105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,210 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,065 £53,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
5049 4091 4325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.21% 81.71% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 3516 3805
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +25 82 £38,000 +8.57% 9
Gloucestershire +8 40 £38,000 +1.33% 9
Wiltshire -3 40 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Somerset -7 23 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Dorset -31 12 £46,250 -7.50% 7
Devon -18 7 £55,000 +100.00% 2
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 154 (36.32%) Finance
2 117 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (22.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (22.64%) Project Management
5 72 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (15.80%) ISEB
7 61 (14.39%) PRINCE2
8 54 (12.74%) Retail
9 50 (11.79%) Degree
10 45 (10.61%) ERP
11 43 (10.14%) Use Case
12 42 (9.91%) Microsoft
13 38 (8.96%) Management Information System
14 37 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 36 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 36 (8.49%) Workflow
15 36 (8.49%) UML
16 35 (8.25%) SQL
17 33 (7.78%) Scrum
17 33 (7.78%) Security Cleared
18 32 (7.55%) Mentoring
18 32 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
19 31 (7.31%) CRM
20 28 (6.60%) MS Excel
21 26 (6.13%) Java
22 25 (5.90%) Telecoms
22 25 (5.90%) Manufacturing
22 25 (5.90%) Coaching
23 22 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
23 22 (5.19%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.01%) MS Office
3 13 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.36%) MS Project
5 4 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.89%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.94%) MFGPRO
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.47%) Magento
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.65%) Intranet
2 5 (1.18%) Extranet
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.71%) MySQL
6 3 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.94%) SoapUI
2 4 (0.94%) WebSpeed
2 4 (0.94%) JUnit
3 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.47%) Android Studio
4 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.47%) Selenium
4 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) Rational Rose
General
1 154 (36.32%) Finance
2 54 (12.74%) Retail
3 25 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.90%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.72%) Banking
5 17 (4.01%) Legal
6 12 (2.83%) Advertising
7 8 (1.89%) Marketing
8 7 (1.65%) Publishing
9 6 (1.42%) Law
10 5 (1.18%) Games
11 4 (0.94%) Back Office
11 4 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.47%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Military
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Automotive
13 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 294 (69.34%) Analyst
2 262 (61.79%) Business Analyst
3 49 (11.56%) Senior Analyst
4 39 (9.20%) Senior Business Analyst
5 36 (8.49%) Architect
6 32 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 24 (5.66%) Lead Business Analyst
8 21 (4.95%) Systems Analyst
9 19 (4.48%) Technical Architect
9 19 (4.48%) Consultant
10 18 (4.25%) Developer
10 18 (4.25%) Financial Business Analyst
10 18 (4.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 18 (4.25%) Agile Business Analyst
11 16 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
12 15 (3.54%) Business Consultant
13 13 (3.07%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 11 (2.59%) Test Analyst
15 10 (2.36%) Data Analyst
16 9 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.95%) .NET
2 12 (2.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.36%) XML
4 9 (2.12%) Middleware
5 8 (1.89%) Web Services
6 4 (0.94%) RESTful
6 4 (0.94%) iOS SDK
6 4 (0.94%) J2EE
6 4 (0.94%) SOAP
7 2 (0.47%) Android SDK
7 2 (0.47%) JSON
7 2 (0.47%) Zend Framework
7 2 (0.47%) CSS
7 2 (0.47%) HTML
8 1 (0.24%) OLE
8 1 (0.24%) WCF
8 1 (0.24%) Mason
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.19%) GIS
4 16 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.36%) Statistics
6 9 (2.12%) PMI
6 9 (2.12%) Open Source
7 6 (1.42%) EPoS
8 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.94%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.71%) IVR
10 3 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.47%) User Experience
11 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.47%) DTV
12 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.54%) Windows
2 10 (2.36%) Linux
3 6 (1.42%) Android
3 6 (1.42%) UNIX
4 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.47%) MVS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (22.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (22.64%) Project Management
4 61 (14.39%) PRINCE2
5 45 (10.61%) ERP
6 43 (10.14%) Use Case
7 37 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 36 (8.49%) Workflow
8 36 (8.49%) UML
9 33 (7.78%) Scrum
10 32 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 32 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (7.31%) CRM
12 25 (5.90%) Coaching
13 22 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 22 (5.19%) User Stories
13 22 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (4.95%) Systems Analysis
15 19 (4.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.25%) SQL
2 26 (6.13%) Java
3 15 (3.54%) C++
4 14 (3.30%) C#
5 13 (3.07%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.83%) PHP
7 9 (2.12%) Python
7 9 (2.12%) C
8 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.94%) PHP5
9 4 (0.94%) Progress 4GL
9 4 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.71%) VBA
11 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.47%) JCL
11 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (15.80%) ISEB
2 50 (11.79%) Degree
3 33 (7.78%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.12%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.18%) APMP
9 4 (0.94%) IIBA
9 4 (0.94%) CBAP
9 4 (0.94%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.77%) QA
2 8 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 42 (9.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.48%) Oracle
3 14 (3.30%) SAP
4 9 (2.12%) ESRI
5 6 (1.42%) QAD
6 4 (0.94%) Progress
7 3 (0.71%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.71%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.71%) RedPrairie
8 2 (0.47%) Zend
8 2 (0.47%) Teradata
8 2 (0.47%) Trillium
9 1 (0.24%) Juniper
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco
9 1 (0.24%) IBM
9 1 (0.24%) Mantas
9 1 (0.24%) Capita
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