The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 60 60 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 245 196 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.05% 3.73% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 3.92% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 218 179 116
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Business Analyst
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 +13 65 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Wiltshire 0 51 £45,000 +15.38% 15
Somerset -18 38 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Dorset +1 35 £45,000 +10.42% 10
Gloucestershire -1 31 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Devon -5 9 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Cornwall +2 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 251 (50.50%) Business Analysis
2 221 (44.47%) Finance
3 121 (24.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (18.71%) Project Management
5 84 (16.90%) ISEB
6 72 (14.49%) CRM
7 58 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (10.87%) ERP
8 54 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 53 (10.66%) Scrum
10 51 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 51 (10.26%) Retail
11 47 (9.46%) Management Information System
12 46 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 45 (9.05%) Oracle
14 40 (8.05%) MS Excel
15 39 (7.85%) SQL
16 38 (7.65%) Telecoms
17 37 (7.44%) Workflow
18 36 (7.24%) User Acceptance Testing
19 35 (7.04%) Use Case
20 34 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (6.64%) Banking
22 31 (6.24%) SAP
23 30 (6.04%) Degree
24 29 (5.84%) Waterfall
25 28 (5.63%) Information Management
25 28 (5.63%) E-Commerce
25 28 (5.63%) GAP Analysis
25 28 (5.63%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 21 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.40%) SAS
3 2 (0.40%) OpenEdge
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.20%) Mule
4 1 (0.20%) Confluence
4 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 40 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.63%) MS Visio
2 23 (4.63%) MS Project
3 19 (3.82%) MS Office
4 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 22 (4.43%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (2.62%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (2.62%) SAP CRM
3 12 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle SCM
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) Intranet
1 2 (0.40%) Internet
1 2 (0.40%) Extranet
2 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.20%) LAN
2 1 (0.20%) WAN
2 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.02%) EDRMS
2 15 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.01%) OLAP
7 4 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.40%) MySQL
9 1 (0.20%) QlikView
9 1 (0.20%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.20%) Maven
2 1 (0.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 221 (44.47%) Finance
2 51 (10.26%) Retail
3 38 (7.65%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.64%) Banking
5 28 (5.63%) Manufacturing
6 20 (4.02%) Legal
7 16 (3.22%) Marketing
8 11 (2.21%) Automotive
9 10 (2.01%) Advertising
10 5 (1.01%) Military
10 5 (1.01%) Law
10 5 (1.01%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.80%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.20%) XML
2 1 (0.20%) JMS
2 1 (0.20%) OLE
2 1 (0.20%) Spring
2 1 (0.20%) MDX
2 1 (0.20%) Mason
2 1 (0.20%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.62%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (2.01%) Digital Media
4 9 (1.81%) EPoS
5 8 (1.61%) PMI
6 6 (1.21%) FMCG
7 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.40%) GIS
9 1 (0.20%) DTV
9 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.20%) Blog
9 1 (0.20%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.20%) AS400
9 1 (0.20%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.20%) iPad
9 1 (0.20%) Kindle
9 1 (0.20%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.20%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.20%) UNIX
1 1 (0.20%) Linux
1 1 (0.20%) Android
1 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (50.50%) Business Analysis
2 121 (24.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 93 (18.71%) Project Management
4 72 (14.49%) CRM
5 58 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (10.87%) ERP
7 53 (10.66%) Scrum
8 51 (10.26%) PRINCE2
9 46 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (7.44%) Workflow
11 36 (7.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (7.04%) Use Case
13 34 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (5.84%) Waterfall
15 28 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 28 (5.63%) GAP Analysis
15 28 (5.63%) Information Management
16 27 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
17 22 (4.43%) Requirements Analysis
17 22 (4.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.85%) SQL
2 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
2 4 (0.80%) Java
3 3 (0.60%) VB
3 3 (0.60%) PHP
4 2 (0.40%) Delphi
4 2 (0.40%) VBA
4 2 (0.40%) C
5 1 (0.20%) C++
5 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 84 (16.90%) ISEB
2 30 (6.04%) Degree
3 14 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.21%) PMP
7 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.01%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 54 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.05%) Oracle
3 31 (6.24%) SAP
4 15 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.80%) Minitab
6 3 (0.60%) Informatica
7 2 (0.40%) Epicor
7 2 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.40%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.40%) Sage
7 2 (0.40%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.40%) Tableau
7 2 (0.40%) Twitter
7 2 (0.40%) QAD
8 1 (0.20%) Cognos
8 1 (0.20%) Capita
8 1 (0.20%) Google
8 1 (0.20%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.20%) hybris
8 1 (0.20%) ESRI
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Searchtribes
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year DOE, plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £48000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 36k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 to 44,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Company Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago