The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 33 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.98% 2.75% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 2.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £41,500 £31,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.74% -17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,400 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 172 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.23% 94.51% 99.55%
Number of salaries quoted 206 156 201
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worcester -6 6 £42,500 +34.92%
Bromsgrove - 4 £40,000 -
Redditch -13 1 - -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 11 (57.89%) ISEB
3 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) RAD
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) MS Office
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) QA
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) People Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) RAD
3 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA