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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 52 57 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 256 208 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.48% 3.87% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 4.01% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 230 194 137
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5445 5192 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 96.60% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4576 4567 4639
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 £23,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +43 113 £40,000 - 12
Gloucestershire +5 40 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Wiltshire -31 37 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Somerset -11 33 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Dorset 0 15 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Cornwall +2 2 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Devon -10 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 212 (45.99%) Business Analysis
2 201 (43.60%) Finance
3 110 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (19.74%) ISEB
5 81 (17.57%) Project Management
6 78 (16.92%) CRM
7 64 (13.88%) Information Management
8 58 (12.58%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (11.28%) Oracle
9 52 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (10.85%) Management Information System
11 49 (10.63%) SQL
12 48 (10.41%) ERP
13 45 (9.76%) Microsoft
14 44 (9.54%) Retail
15 43 (9.33%) Use Case
15 43 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 42 (9.11%) Workflow
17 40 (8.68%) Requirements Analysis
18 37 (8.03%) PRINCE2
19 35 (7.59%) UML
20 34 (7.38%) Scrum
21 33 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
22 32 (6.94%) Degree
23 31 (6.72%) Performance Management
24 30 (6.51%) Telecoms
25 27 (5.86%) Banking
25 27 (5.86%) MS Excel
25 27 (5.86%) Data Governance
26 26 (5.64%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.08%) Confluence
4 2 (0.43%) SAS
4 2 (0.43%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.22%) Mule
5 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.12%) MS Office
3 17 (3.69%) MS Project
4 15 (3.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (4.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (4.77%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (3.47%) Oracle ERP
4 14 (3.04%) Oracle CRM
5 9 (1.95%) Oracle iProcurement
5 9 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (1.74%) SAP CRM
7 7 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Force.com
1 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.74%) 4G
2 1 (0.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (3.04%) EDRMS
5 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.87%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.87%) Essbase
10 3 (0.65%) QlikView
10 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.43%) OLAP
12 1 (0.22%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) Xcelsius
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 201 (43.60%) Finance
2 44 (9.54%) Retail
3 30 (6.51%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.86%) Banking
5 19 (4.12%) Marketing
6 14 (3.04%) Legal
7 12 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.39%) Automotive
9 9 (1.95%) Advertising
10 6 (1.30%) Military
11 5 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Back Office
12 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Billing
13 3 (0.65%) Greek Language
13 3 (0.65%) Front Office
14 1 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.87%) .NET
2 2 (0.43%) XML
3 1 (0.22%) Mason
3 1 (0.22%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.22%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.22%) Spring
3 1 (0.22%) MDX
3 1 (0.22%) EDI
3 1 (0.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.85%) Management Information System
2 12 (2.60%) Digital Media
3 10 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (1.52%) EPoS
5 6 (1.30%) SWIFT
5 6 (1.30%) FMCG
6 4 (0.87%) PMI
7 3 (0.65%) Market Risk
7 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.65%) Derivative
7 3 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.22%) Kindle
9 1 (0.22%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.22%) CMDB
9 1 (0.22%) AS400
9 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (45.99%) Business Analysis
2 110 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (17.57%) Project Management
4 78 (16.92%) CRM
5 64 (13.88%) Information Management
6 58 (12.58%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (10.41%) ERP
9 43 (9.33%) Use Case
9 43 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 42 (9.11%) Workflow
11 40 (8.68%) Requirements Analysis
12 37 (8.03%) PRINCE2
13 35 (7.59%) UML
14 34 (7.38%) Scrum
15 33 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 31 (6.72%) Performance Management
17 27 (5.86%) Data Governance
18 25 (5.42%) Root Cause Analysis
19 24 (5.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.63%) SQL
2 5 (1.08%) VB
3 3 (0.65%) C
3 3 (0.65%) Java
4 2 (0.43%) Delphi
4 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.22%) VBA
5 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 91 (19.74%) ISEB
2 32 (6.94%) Degree
3 10 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 10 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.95%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.30%) PMP
5 6 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.60%) QA
2 9 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.65%) Basel II
3 3 (0.65%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (11.28%) Oracle
2 45 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.99%) SAP
4 12 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.08%) Cognos
6 4 (0.87%) IBM
7 2 (0.43%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.43%) Informatica
8 1 (0.22%) Tableau
8 1 (0.22%) Capita
8 1 (0.22%) Google
8 1 (0.22%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.22%) QAD
8 1 (0.22%) Minitab
8 1 (0.22%) Epicor
8 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.22%) Sage
8 1 (0.22%) HP
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cornwall
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £200 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + ben - bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Holiday + Bonuses
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Mason Frank
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago