The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 40 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.53% 5.59% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 5.75% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,525 £34,066 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,468 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Business Analyst
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
702 609 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.30% 97.28% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 565 498 427
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Swindon region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Swindon

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Swindon

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 38 (69.09%) Business Analysis
2 29 (52.73%) Finance
3 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
5 11 (20.00%) ISEB
6 10 (18.18%) Coaching
7 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
7 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) Banking
8 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
8 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.91%) Scrum
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.27%) Project Management
11 4 (7.27%) Line Management
12 3 (5.45%) Degree
12 3 (5.45%) User Stories
12 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (5.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
13 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (3.64%) Marketing
13 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
13 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (3.64%) Microsoft

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (3.64%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.64%) MS Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Business Analysis
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
4 10 (18.18%) Coaching
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) Line Management
10 3 (5.45%) User Stories
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
11 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
11 2 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.64%) ESRI
1 2 (3.64%) SAP
2 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
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