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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 115 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 146 217 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.50% 3.52% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 4.25% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 128 183 152
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 £29,000 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
4920 5101 4236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.10% 82.75% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4167 3641
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Gloucestershire -2 33 £45,000 +18.26% 4
Wiltshire -14 33 £50,000 +6.38% 4
Bristol -47 28 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Somerset -2 26 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Dorset -2 17 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Devon -7 3 £32,000 -17.97%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 129 (40.19%) Finance
2 68 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 66 (20.56%) Project Management
4 64 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (14.02%) Degree
5 45 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 39 (12.15%) PRINCE2
7 37 (11.53%) SAP
8 36 (11.21%) Oracle
8 36 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (10.59%) Manufacturing
10 33 (10.28%) Business Transformation
10 33 (10.28%) Mentoring
11 32 (9.97%) ISEB
12 31 (9.66%) SDLC
13 28 (8.72%) Security Cleared
14 27 (8.41%) ERP
15 26 (8.10%) Retail
16 25 (7.79%) SAP CO
16 25 (7.79%) SAP FI/CO
16 25 (7.79%) Scrum
16 25 (7.79%) Microsoft
16 25 (7.79%) SAP FI
17 24 (7.48%) SQL
17 24 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (7.17%) Line Management
19 21 (6.54%) DV Cleared
20 20 (6.23%) ITIL
20 20 (6.23%) Data Modelling
21 19 (5.92%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.05%) MS Office
3 12 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.93%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (7.79%) SAP FI
1 25 (7.79%) SAP CO
1 25 (7.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (4.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.62%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.62%) Summit
3 2 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) 3G
2 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.62%) 4G
2 2 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) LAN
3 1 (0.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (4.67%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.25%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.62%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.62%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.80%) Toad
2 8 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.62%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 129 (40.19%) Finance
2 34 (10.59%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.10%) Retail
4 19 (5.92%) Banking
5 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.56%) Marketing
7 3 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (56.70%) Analyst
2 172 (53.58%) Business Analyst
3 29 (9.03%) Project Manager
3 29 (9.03%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (8.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 21 (6.54%) Business Manager
6 18 (5.61%) Consultant
7 16 (4.98%) Change Manager
8 15 (4.67%) Lead Business Analyst
9 14 (4.36%) Architect
10 13 (4.05%) Process Manager
11 12 (3.74%) Developer
12 10 (3.12%) Systems Support
12 10 (3.12%) Business Change Manager
13 9 (2.80%) Agile Business Analyst
14 8 (2.49%) Business Systems Analyst
14 8 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
15 7 (2.18%) Data Architect
15 7 (2.18%) Team Leader
15 7 (2.18%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.36%) .NET
2 11 (3.43%) XML
3 9 (2.80%) Web Services
4 4 (1.25%) WinForms
4 4 (1.25%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.25%) Entity Framework
5 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.93%) CSS
6 2 (0.62%) JSP
6 2 (0.62%) HTML
6 2 (0.62%) Struts
6 2 (0.62%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.62%) jQuery
7 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.31%) XSD
7 1 (0.31%) JSON
7 1 (0.31%) WCF
7 1 (0.31%) Ajax
7 1 (0.31%) J2EE
7 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
4 3 (0.93%) User Experience
4 3 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.62%) PMI
6 1 (0.31%) DTV
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.31%) Psychology
6 1 (0.31%) RIA
6 1 (0.31%) FMCG
6 1 (0.31%) Economics
6 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.74%) Windows
2 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.25%) UNIX
4 3 (0.93%) Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 66 (20.56%) Project Management
3 64 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (12.15%) PRINCE2
6 36 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (10.28%) Business Transformation
7 33 (10.28%) Mentoring
8 31 (9.66%) SDLC
9 27 (8.41%) ERP
10 25 (7.79%) Scrum
11 23 (7.17%) Line Management
12 20 (6.23%) ITIL
12 20 (6.23%) Data Modelling
13 18 (5.61%) UML
13 18 (5.61%) Change Management
13 18 (5.61%) Requirements Management
14 17 (5.30%) Coaching
15 16 (4.98%) Six Sigma
16 15 (4.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.48%) SQL
2 13 (4.05%) Java
3 10 (3.12%) C#
4 9 (2.80%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.80%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.49%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.87%) C
6 6 (1.87%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.62%) Python
8 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) PHP
8 1 (0.31%) C++
8 1 (0.31%) Delphi
8 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (14.02%) Degree
2 32 (9.97%) ISEB
3 28 (8.72%) Security Cleared
4 21 (6.54%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.25%) CISM
6 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.62%) HND
8 2 (0.62%) IIBA
9 1 (0.31%) APMP
9 1 (0.31%) APMG
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.36%) QA
2 6 (1.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) BS7799
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 37 (11.53%) SAP
2 36 (11.21%) Oracle
3 25 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.18%) IBM
5 4 (1.25%) Cognos
6 2 (0.62%) Citrix
6 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.62%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.31%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.31%) Casewise
7 1 (0.31%) Lagan
7 1 (0.31%) Northgate
7 1 (0.31%) Civica
7 1 (0.31%) Orchard
7 1 (0.31%) Google
7 1 (0.31%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.31%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.31%) Sage
7 1 (0.31%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Private Medical + Further
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £53162 - £79744 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: £Highly competitive + benefits & bonus potential
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago