Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 > Devon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 65 83
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.20% 1.67% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.72% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Devon median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £23,125 £37,000 £36,067
90th Percentile £39,688 £58,750 £48,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -2.33% +1.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 573 522 732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.28% 96.67% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 446 442 642
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,625 £55,436 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Devon

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Devon

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Devon over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Devon

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +11 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Plymouth -5 2 £25,000 -
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI
3 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Balanced Scorecard
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Balanced Scorecard
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle