The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 48 87
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 60 75 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.30% 4.75% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 4.90% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 40
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,400 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

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 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Bristol

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 86 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (57.04%) Business Analysis
3 64 (47.41%) Finance
4 36 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (25.19%) ISEB
6 31 (22.96%) Scrum
7 28 (20.74%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (18.52%) User Stories
9 24 (17.78%) SDLC
10 21 (15.56%) Waterfall
11 20 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
12 18 (13.33%) Project Management
13 16 (11.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (11.11%) BPMN
14 15 (11.11%) UML
15 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
15 14 (10.37%) Business Transformation
16 12 (8.89%) Retail
16 12 (8.89%) Software Delivery
17 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (8.15%) Banking
18 10 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
18 10 (7.41%) Process Improvement
19 9 (6.67%) Degree
20 8 (5.93%) Programme Management
20 8 (5.93%) Legal
20 8 (5.93%) Change Management
20 8 (5.93%) SAP
20 8 (5.93%) Marketing
20 8 (5.93%) People Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.74%) GIS
2 1 (0.74%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 64 (47.41%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.89%) Retail
4 11 (8.15%) Banking
5 8 (5.93%) Legal
5 8 (5.93%) Marketing
6 7 (5.19%) Electronics
6 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.96%) Law
7 4 (2.96%) Local Government
8 2 (1.48%) Back Office
8 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.48%) Front Office
8 2 (1.48%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Fintech
3 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.48%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (57.04%) Business Analysis
3 36 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (22.96%) Scrum
5 25 (18.52%) User Stories
6 24 (17.78%) SDLC
7 21 (15.56%) Waterfall
8 20 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
9 18 (13.33%) Project Management
10 16 (11.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (11.11%) BPMN
11 15 (11.11%) UML
12 14 (10.37%) Business Transformation
13 12 (8.89%) Software Delivery
14 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (7.41%) Process Improvement
15 10 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
16 8 (5.93%) Change Management
16 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
16 8 (5.93%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (25.19%) ISEB
2 9 (6.67%) Degree
3 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (5.93%) SAP
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
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