The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 94 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 180 211 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.16% 3.58% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 3.68% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 138 171 147
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Business Analyst
England

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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 -19 61 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Wiltshire -15 36 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Gloucestershire -3 30 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Somerset +11 27 £40,250 +38.79% 8
Dorset +13 18 £56,760 +26.13% 5
Devon -1 4 £35,500 -6.57% 1
Cornwall - 4 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 159 (44.17%) Business Analysis
2 148 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (35.56%) Finance
4 80 (22.22%) Scrum
5 55 (15.28%) Retail
5 55 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (13.89%) Project Management
7 44 (12.22%) ISEB
8 43 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (11.11%) SAP
9 40 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 40 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 39 (10.83%) Degree
10 39 (10.83%) Banking
10 39 (10.83%) SQL
11 38 (10.56%) UML
12 37 (10.28%) Waterfall
12 37 (10.28%) SDLC
13 36 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (9.44%) PRINCE2
15 32 (8.89%) Process Improvement
16 30 (8.33%) MS Visio
16 30 (8.33%) User Stories
17 29 (8.06%) Manufacturing
18 26 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (6.94%) Management Information System
19 25 (6.94%) E-Commerce
19 25 (6.94%) CRM
19 25 (6.94%) Business Transformation
20 24 (6.67%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.67%) Documentum
3 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.28%) CMS
4 1 (0.28%) SAS
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 19 (5.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.78%) MS Project
4 7 (1.94%) MS Office
5 6 (1.67%) SPSS
6 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.67%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.67%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.67%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (1.39%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) Skype
2 2 (0.56%) Broadband
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.06%) Big Data
4 7 (1.94%) Data Mining
4 7 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.39%) GIS
6 3 (0.83%) QlikView
6 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.28%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.94%) JIRA
2 6 (1.67%) ERwin
3 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 128 (35.56%) Finance
2 55 (15.28%) Retail
3 39 (10.83%) Banking
4 29 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 23 (6.39%) Telecoms
6 22 (6.11%) Marketing
7 15 (4.17%) Electronics
8 12 (3.33%) Billing
9 9 (2.50%) Investment Banking
10 8 (2.22%) Back Office
10 8 (2.22%) Legal
11 7 (1.94%) Advertising
12 6 (1.67%) Law
13 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.56%) German Language
13 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.56%) Local Government
13 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.22%) Web Services
1 8 (2.22%) XML
2 7 (1.94%) .NET
3 3 (0.83%) JSP
3 3 (0.83%) Struts
4 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.06%) Smart Meter
4 9 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.94%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (1.67%) User Experience
7 5 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.39%) FMCG
7 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.83%) PMI
9 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.56%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.28%) NHS
10 1 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (44.17%) Business Analysis
2 148 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.22%) Scrum
4 50 (13.89%) Project Management
5 43 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (10.56%) UML
7 37 (10.28%) SDLC
7 37 (10.28%) Waterfall
8 36 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (9.44%) PRINCE2
10 32 (8.89%) Process Improvement
11 30 (8.33%) User Stories
12 26 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (6.94%) Business Transformation
13 25 (6.94%) CRM
13 25 (6.94%) E-Commerce
14 24 (6.67%) Data Modelling
15 23 (6.39%) DSDM
15 23 (6.39%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.83%) SQL
2 7 (1.94%) C#
3 6 (1.67%) C
4 5 (1.39%) Java
5 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.83%) VB
5 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.83%) VB6
6 2 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (12.22%) ISEB
2 40 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 40 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 39 (10.83%) Degree
4 8 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.67%) CITP
6 5 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) APMG
7 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) CBAP
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.06%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.94%) Basel II
2 7 (1.94%) Basel III
2 7 (1.94%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) Solvency II
3 6 (1.67%) TickIT
4 4 (1.11%) AIFMD
4 4 (1.11%) UCITS
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 40 (11.11%) SAP
2 23 (6.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.78%) Oracle
4 8 (2.22%) Teradata
5 5 (1.39%) Casewise
5 5 (1.39%) ESRI
6 4 (1.11%) IBM
6 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.83%) Cognos
7 3 (0.83%) Tableau
8 1 (0.28%) ATG
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Google
8 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.28%) hybris
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
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