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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 69 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 210 208 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.91% 3.52% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 3.63% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 176 174 197
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
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
5218 5730 5884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 96.92% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4423 4874 4860
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +37 63 £40,000 - 13
Wiltshire +30 56 £40,500 -10.00% 4
Somerset -21 38 £50,000 +61.29%
Gloucestershire -20 25 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Dorset +4 14 £35,000 -24.53% 3
Devon 0 1 £35,000 - 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 157 (41.76%) Business Analysis
2 136 (36.17%) Finance
3 103 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (19.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (18.62%) SAP
5 70 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (16.76%) User Stories
7 45 (11.97%) Project Management
8 40 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (10.37%) E-Commerce
10 33 (8.78%) Manufacturing
10 33 (8.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (8.24%) Waterfall
11 31 (8.24%) GAP Analysis
11 31 (8.24%) SQL
11 31 (8.24%) Oracle
12 29 (7.71%) Scrum
13 28 (7.45%) ISEB
14 26 (6.91%) ERP
15 25 (6.65%) Microsoft
15 25 (6.65%) Logistics
16 24 (6.38%) SDLC
17 22 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (5.85%) Management Information System
18 21 (5.59%) SAP FI/CO
18 21 (5.59%) SAP CO
18 21 (5.59%) SAP FI
18 21 (5.59%) Degree
18 21 (5.59%) Wireframes
19 20 (5.32%) hybris

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 12 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.53%) CMS
2 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.19%) MS Office
4 8 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.86%) MS Project
6 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (5.59%) SAP CO
1 21 (5.59%) SAP FI
1 21 (5.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (4.52%) SAP SD
4 16 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
4 16 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (2.66%) SAP MM
5 10 (2.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (2.13%) SAP FI-AP
6 8 (2.13%) SAP FI-AR
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle ASCP
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle SCM
8 5 (1.33%) Orchard Housing
8 5 (1.33%) SAP CRM
8 5 (1.33%) SAP PS
9 4 (1.06%) Aareon QL
9 4 (1.06%) MIS ActiveH
9 4 (1.06%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.33%) SaaS
3 4 (1.06%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.80%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) Intranet
2 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.27%) NFC
3 1 (0.27%) RS-232
3 1 (0.27%) RS-485
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) VPN
3 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.33%) SAP BI
2 5 (1.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.80%) QlikView
4 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Toad
2 2 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 136 (36.17%) Finance
2 33 (8.78%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.05%) Retail
4 18 (4.79%) Marketing
5 15 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.93%) Banking
7 10 (2.66%) Electronics
8 9 (2.39%) Legal
9 8 (2.13%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.33%) Back Office
11 4 (1.06%) Billing
12 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.53%) Advertising
13 2 (0.53%) Games
14 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.33%) EDI
2 4 (1.06%) XML
3 3 (0.80%) .NET
3 3 (0.80%) JSON
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.86%) User Experience
4 4 (1.06%) Social Network
5 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
5 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.53%) Statistics
7 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.27%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.27%) EPoS
7 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.39%) Windows
2 4 (1.06%) Android
2 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.76%) Business Analysis
2 103 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (19.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (16.76%) User Stories
5 45 (11.97%) Project Management
6 40 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (10.37%) E-Commerce
8 33 (8.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (8.24%) GAP Analysis
9 31 (8.24%) Waterfall
10 29 (7.71%) Scrum
11 26 (6.91%) ERP
12 25 (6.65%) Logistics
13 24 (6.38%) SDLC
14 22 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.59%) Wireframes
16 20 (5.32%) Programme Management
16 20 (5.32%) Use Case
17 18 (4.79%) Process Improvement
18 17 (4.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.24%) SQL
2 5 (1.33%) Java
3 4 (1.06%) C
4 2 (0.53%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (7.45%) ISEB
2 21 (5.59%) Degree
3 11 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.13%) ACCA
5 8 (2.13%) CIMA
6 5 (1.33%) PMP
7 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) AIFMD
2 1 (0.27%) Basel II
2 1 (0.27%) Basel III
2 1 (0.27%) MiFID
2 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.27%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (18.62%) SAP
2 31 (8.24%) Oracle
3 25 (6.65%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.32%) hybris
5 5 (1.33%) Orchard
6 4 (1.06%) Aareon
6 4 (1.06%) Capita
6 4 (1.06%) Castleton
6 4 (1.06%) Civica
6 4 (1.06%) Kypera
6 4 (1.06%) Northgate
7 3 (0.80%) Cognos
7 3 (0.80%) Tableau
8 2 (0.53%) EMC
8 2 (0.53%) Informatica
8 2 (0.53%) Rally
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe
9 1 (0.27%) JDA
9 1 (0.27%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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