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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 69 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 208 218 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.99% 3.62% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 3.73% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 180 177 222
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -1.71%
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
5080 5848 6068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.50% 97.03% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4302 4911 4986
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +40 77 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Wiltshire +35 58 £40,500 -12.67% 3
Gloucestershire -19 30 £41,250 -10.32% 3
Somerset -16 27 £50,000 +61.29% 2
Dorset +1 6 £29,875 -35.58%
Devon 0 1 £35,000 - 1
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 161 (43.51%) Business Analysis
2 134 (36.22%) Finance
3 100 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (18.11%) SAP
6 66 (17.84%) User Stories
7 46 (12.43%) Project Management
8 42 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 32 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (8.65%) GAP Analysis
11 29 (7.84%) Scrum
11 29 (7.84%) SQL
11 29 (7.84%) ISEB
12 27 (7.30%) SDLC
13 26 (7.03%) Manufacturing
13 26 (7.03%) Logistics
14 23 (6.22%) Waterfall
15 22 (5.95%) Retail
15 22 (5.95%) Microsoft
16 21 (5.68%) Programme Management
16 21 (5.68%) Degree
16 21 (5.68%) Wireframes
17 20 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (5.41%) Process Improvement
17 20 (5.41%) Use Case
17 20 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
17 20 (5.41%) SAP CO
17 20 (5.41%) SAP FI

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 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.16%) MS Office
3 8 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.08%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (5.41%) SAP CO
1 20 (5.41%) SAP FI
1 20 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (4.59%) SAP SD
3 11 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (2.70%) SAP MM
5 8 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (2.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (1.35%) Orchard Housing
7 5 (1.35%) SAP CRM
7 5 (1.35%) SAP FI-AP
7 5 (1.35%) SAP FI-AR
7 5 (1.35%) SAP PS
8 4 (1.08%) Aareon QL
8 4 (1.08%) MIS ActiveH
8 4 (1.08%) Northgate Housing
8 4 (1.08%) OPENHousing
8 4 (1.08%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.35%) SaaS
3 4 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) Intranet
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 5 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (1.35%) SAP BI
1 5 (1.35%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.81%) QlikView
2 3 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Toad
2 3 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 134 (36.22%) Finance
2 26 (7.03%) Manufacturing
3 22 (5.95%) Retail
4 19 (5.14%) Banking
5 18 (4.86%) Telecoms
6 17 (4.59%) Marketing
7 11 (2.97%) Electronics
8 9 (2.43%) Legal
9 7 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.35%) Back Office
11 4 (1.08%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.54%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.08%) XML
2 3 (0.81%) .NET
2 3 (0.81%) JSON
3 2 (0.54%) EDI
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.16%) User Experience
4 7 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.08%) Social Network
6 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.27%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.27%) EPoS
7 1 (0.27%) FMCG
7 1 (0.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.24%) Windows
2 4 (1.08%) Android
2 4 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (43.51%) Business Analysis
2 100 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (17.84%) User Stories
5 46 (12.43%) Project Management
6 42 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 32 (8.65%) GAP Analysis
8 32 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (7.84%) Scrum
10 27 (7.30%) SDLC
11 26 (7.03%) Logistics
12 23 (6.22%) Waterfall
13 21 (5.68%) Programme Management
13 21 (5.68%) Wireframes
14 20 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (5.41%) Process Improvement
14 20 (5.41%) Use Case
15 18 (4.86%) ERP
16 17 (4.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.84%) SQL
2 7 (1.89%) C
3 3 (0.81%) C#
4 2 (0.54%) Java
5 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (7.84%) ISEB
2 21 (5.68%) Degree
3 13 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.35%) ACCA
5 5 (1.35%) CIMA
5 5 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.35%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.16%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) Basel II
2 3 (0.81%) Basel III
2 3 (0.81%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.54%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.54%) UCITS
4 1 (0.27%) MiFID
Vendors
1 67 (18.11%) SAP
2 22 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.86%) hybris
3 18 (4.86%) Oracle
4 5 (1.35%) Orchard
5 4 (1.08%) Aareon
5 4 (1.08%) Capita
5 4 (1.08%) Castleton
5 4 (1.08%) Civica
5 4 (1.08%) Kypera
5 4 (1.08%) Northgate
6 3 (0.81%) Cognos
6 3 (0.81%) Tableau
7 2 (0.54%) EMC
7 2 (0.54%) Rally
8 1 (0.27%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) Informatica
8 1 (0.27%) JDA
8 1 (0.27%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.27%) Teradata
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