Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 111 122
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -62
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 114 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.98% 2.27% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.49% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 61 53
Bristol median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £29,450
90th Percentile £64,100 £65,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.68% -2.22% +5.88%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3518 2931 3388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.90% 91.00% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2476 2923
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,475 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Bristol

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (24.56%) Scrum
4 26 (22.81%) Finance
5 25 (21.93%) Project Management
6 19 (16.67%) User Stories
7 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 16 (14.04%) ISEB
8 16 (14.04%) ITIL
8 16 (14.04%) QA
8 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
9 15 (13.16%) SDLC
10 13 (11.40%) BPMN
10 13 (11.40%) SC Cleared
10 13 (11.40%) Degree
10 13 (11.40%) PRINCE2
10 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.40%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
11 12 (10.53%) SQL
11 12 (10.53%) Information Security
11 12 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.77%) RUP
13 9 (7.89%) UML
13 9 (7.89%) Service Management
13 9 (7.89%) Manual Testing
13 9 (7.89%) ISTQB
14 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
15 7 (6.14%) Validation
15 7 (6.14%) Requirements Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.75%) Power BI
3 2 (1.75%) QlikView
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.88%) RequisitePro
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Legal
3 3 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (1.75%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (78.07%) Analyst
2 76 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) Business IT Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) IT Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) IT Business Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Product Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Product Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) .NET
1 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Cloud Native
2 5 (4.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (24.56%) Scrum
4 25 (21.93%) Project Management
5 19 (16.67%) User Stories
6 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 16 (14.04%) ITIL
8 15 (13.16%) SDLC
9 13 (11.40%) BPMN
9 13 (11.40%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (11.40%) PRINCE2
10 12 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (10.53%) Information Security
10 12 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (8.77%) RUP
12 9 (7.89%) Manual Testing
12 9 (7.89%) Service Management
12 9 (7.89%) UML
13 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
14 7 (6.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) ISEB
1 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.40%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.26%) CISM
4 6 (5.26%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.88%) IIBA
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (2.63%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.75%) Tableau
3 1 (0.88%) SAP