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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 43 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.99% 6.21% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 6.41% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 29
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £65,150 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
525 577 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.28% 96.81% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 487 458 425
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Swindon

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (55.88%) Business Analysis
2 13 (38.24%) Retail
3 12 (35.29%) SAP
3 12 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (32.35%) ISO 9001
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 11 (32.35%) CRM
4 11 (32.35%) Billing
4 11 (32.35%) Smart Meter
4 11 (32.35%) Big Data
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) Analytics
7 7 (20.59%) User Stories
7 7 (20.59%) Change Management
7 7 (20.59%) Data Management
7 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
8 6 (17.65%) SPSS
8 6 (17.65%) ERwin
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle
8 6 (17.65%) TickIT
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) SAP CRM
8 6 (17.65%) CMMI
8 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.65%) Freedom of Information

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SPSS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SAP CRM
2 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (32.35%) Big Data
3 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
4 5 (14.71%) GIS
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) ERwin
General
1 13 (38.24%) Retail
2 11 (32.35%) Billing
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Smart Meter
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Business Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) CRM
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Analytics
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
4 7 (20.59%) Data Management
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) User Stories
5 6 (17.65%) CMMI
5 6 (17.65%) eTOM
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
6 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) CITP
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CBAP
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) ISO 9001
2 6 (17.65%) TickIT
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft