The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 28 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 81 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.30% 5.61% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% 5.80% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 59
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Business Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 982 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.66% 96.65% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 900 869 954
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +12 46 £40,000 -9.09% 8
Chippenham +18 14 £42,500 +26.86%
Salisbury -7 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Trowbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 55 (40.15%) Business Analysis
2 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (24.82%) SAP
4 27 (19.71%) Project Management
5 24 (17.52%) Waterfall
6 23 (16.79%) Finance
7 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (13.87%) User Stories
8 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (13.14%) Product Management
8 18 (13.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.49%) Use Case
10 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
10 12 (8.76%) Back Office
10 12 (8.76%) Manufacturing
10 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (8.76%) Business Objects
11 11 (8.03%) MS Visio
11 11 (8.03%) Retail
11 11 (8.03%) Business Transformation
12 10 (7.30%) SAP BW
12 10 (7.30%) SAP BI
12 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2
12 10 (7.30%) UML
13 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
14 8 (5.84%) CRM
14 8 (5.84%) SQL Server
14 8 (5.84%) PRINCE
14 8 (5.84%) ISEB
14 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (1.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.11%) MS Project
3 7 (5.11%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.92%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.92%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.73%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (7.30%) SAP BW
2 10 (7.30%) SAP BI
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) JIRA
General
1 23 (16.79%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Back Office
2 12 (8.76%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.03%) Retail
4 8 (5.84%) Banking
5 6 (4.38%) Billing
5 6 (4.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.73%) CSS
2 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.92%) FMCG
3 3 (2.19%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.73%) Kindle
4 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) Business Analysis
2 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.71%) Project Management
4 24 (17.52%) Waterfall
5 19 (13.87%) User Stories
5 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (13.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (13.14%) Product Management
7 13 (9.49%) Use Case
8 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.03%) Business Transformation
10 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2
10 10 (7.30%) UML
11 8 (5.84%) CRM
11 8 (5.84%) PRINCE
11 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.11%) Data Modelling
12 7 (5.11%) Logistics
12 7 (5.11%) Line Management
13 6 (4.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.84%) SC Cleared
1 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
1 8 (5.84%) ISEB
1 8 (5.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) VCP4
3 1 (0.73%) IIBA
3 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.73%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (24.82%) SAP
2 12 (8.76%) Business Objects
3 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
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