The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Bristol
Rank 62 88 46
Rank change year-on-year +26 -42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 75 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.14% 2.56% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 2.64% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 74
Median salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -10.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1760 1779 1875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.13% 96.74% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1557 1574
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (48.25%) Business Analysis
3 61 (42.66%) Finance
4 36 (25.17%) Scrum
5 35 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (23.08%) User Stories
7 25 (17.48%) ISEB
7 25 (17.48%) SDLC
8 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (15.38%) BPMN
9 21 (14.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (13.99%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (13.29%) UML
12 16 (11.19%) Retail
13 15 (10.49%) Banking
13 15 (10.49%) Software Delivery
14 14 (9.79%) Business Process Analysis
14 14 (9.79%) Requirements Analysis
14 14 (9.79%) Use Case
14 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
15 12 (8.39%) RUP
15 12 (8.39%) Project Management
15 12 (8.39%) Coaching
15 12 (8.39%) Business Transformation
15 12 (8.39%) Waterfall
15 12 (8.39%) People Management
16 10 (6.99%) Degree
16 10 (6.99%) Systems Analysis
16 10 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (6.29%) SAP

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (2.10%) CMS
1 3 (2.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Office
1 7 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.70%) GIS
2 1 (0.70%) Spatial Data
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.80%) JIRA
2 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 61 (42.66%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Retail
3 15 (10.49%) Banking
4 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.59%) Marketing
6 7 (4.90%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.20%) Electronics
7 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.80%) Local Government
9 3 (2.10%) Legal
10 2 (1.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.70%) Back Office
11 1 (0.70%) Front Office
11 1 (0.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) Web Services
2 2 (1.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Fintech
3 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.20%) User Experience
4 3 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (48.25%) Business Analysis
3 36 (25.17%) Scrum
4 35 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (23.08%) User Stories
6 25 (17.48%) SDLC
7 22 (15.38%) BPMN
8 21 (14.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (13.99%) GAP Analysis
10 19 (13.29%) UML
11 15 (10.49%) Software Delivery
12 14 (9.79%) Business Process Analysis
12 14 (9.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 14 (9.79%) Use Case
13 12 (8.39%) Business Transformation
13 12 (8.39%) Coaching
13 12 (8.39%) People Management
13 12 (8.39%) Project Management
13 12 (8.39%) RUP
13 12 (8.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.40%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) ISEB
2 10 (6.99%) Degree
3 6 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (6.29%) SAP
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
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