The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 43 53 40
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.64% 1.76% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 1.88% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £52,750
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 Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 213 480 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.83% 93.75% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 165 287 306
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Cheltenham

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Cheltenham

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) CESG
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 22k per year + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago