The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
England / South West
Rank 80 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 173 181 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.54% 3.25% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 3.34% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 130 141 174
Median salary £42,750 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4721 5422 5889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.70% 97.26% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 4605 5001
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South West region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -2 64 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Gloucestershire -11 32 £43,000 -30.08% 4
Wiltshire +9 29 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Somerset +9 24 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Devon +11 14 £37,500 +5.63% 2
Dorset +14 8 £42,000 -8.45% 1
Cornwall -5 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 178 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (39.35%) Finance
3 121 (32.61%) Business Analysis
4 57 (15.36%) Waterfall
4 57 (15.36%) User Stories
5 56 (15.09%) Manufacturing
5 56 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (14.02%) Oracle
7 50 (13.48%) Scrum
8 49 (13.21%) Project Management
9 47 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (11.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (10.24%) Marketing
12 37 (9.97%) Oracle EBS
13 36 (9.70%) ISEB
14 35 (9.43%) SDLC
15 34 (9.16%) SQL
15 34 (9.16%) SAP
16 33 (8.89%) Oracle ASCP
17 32 (8.63%) E-Commerce
18 31 (8.36%) Retail
18 31 (8.36%) Wireframes
19 29 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (7.28%) Microsoft
20 27 (7.28%) ERP
20 27 (7.28%) Telecoms
21 26 (7.01%) User Experience
22 25 (6.74%) Use Case
23 23 (6.20%) Degree
24 22 (5.93%) MS Visio

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.70%) Confluence
2 9 (2.43%) CMS
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) Apache
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (5.93%) MS Visio
2 21 (5.66%) MS Office
3 12 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.89%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (9.97%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (8.89%) Oracle ASCP
3 15 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (2.96%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (1.08%) SAP CO
8 4 (1.08%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle SCM
10 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.54%) SAP FI-AP
10 2 (0.54%) SAP FI-AR
11 1 (0.27%) Lawson
11 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) SaaS
2 4 (1.08%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.81%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.27%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.81%) Internet
1 3 (0.81%) Intranet
1 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.54%) MySQL
5 1 (0.27%) Big Data
5 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.27%) GIS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.27%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (3.77%) JIRA
2 10 (2.70%) Toad
3 5 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.54%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.54%) Selenium
5 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 146 (39.35%) Finance
2 56 (15.09%) Manufacturing
3 38 (10.24%) Marketing
4 31 (8.36%) Retail
5 27 (7.28%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.31%) Banking
7 15 (4.04%) Electronics
8 9 (2.43%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.89%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.08%) Games
11 3 (0.81%) Advertising
11 3 (0.81%) Billing
11 3 (0.81%) Local Government
12 2 (0.54%) Back Office
13 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.16%) Web Services
2 6 (1.62%) XML
3 4 (1.08%) .NET
3 4 (1.08%) Middleware
4 2 (0.54%) EDI
4 2 (0.54%) REST
4 2 (0.54%) SOAP
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.01%) User Experience
3 10 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.08%) iPad
7 3 (0.81%) Fintech
8 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.27%) CESG
9 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.27%) FMCG
9 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.27%) PMI
9 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.81%) Windows
2 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
2 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.27%) Android
3 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (32.61%) Business Analysis
3 57 (15.36%) User Stories
3 57 (15.36%) Waterfall
4 56 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (13.48%) Scrum
6 49 (13.21%) Project Management
7 41 (11.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (9.43%) SDLC
9 32 (8.63%) E-Commerce
10 31 (8.36%) Wireframes
11 29 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (7.28%) ERP
13 25 (6.74%) Use Case
14 21 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
14 21 (5.66%) Time Management
14 21 (5.66%) UML
15 20 (5.39%) Coaching
16 18 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
16 18 (4.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.16%) SQL
2 11 (2.96%) C
3 8 (2.16%) C#
4 4 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (9.70%) ISEB
2 23 (6.20%) Degree
3 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.08%) IIBA
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ACCA
5 2 (0.54%) CIMA
5 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) CBAP
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) QA
2 8 (2.16%) ISO 14001
2 8 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (14.02%) Oracle
2 34 (9.16%) SAP
3 27 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.89%) Adobe
4 7 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.35%) IBM
5 5 (1.35%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (0.81%) hybris
7 2 (0.54%) Google
7 2 (0.54%) Sage
8 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.27%) Epicor
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) IFS
8 1 (0.27%) Informatica
8 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.27%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Stott & May
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum plus incentives and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Melksham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: Up to £52,200 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension,Training
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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