Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 63 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 31 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.74% 4.08% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 4.77% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 21
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% -28.57%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £23,625
90th Percentile £46,500 £60,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.78% - +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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 971 923 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.78% 85.62% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 850 815 967
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Dorset

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Dorset

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +2 18 £37,500 -31.82%
Poole -9 11 £45,000 -
Weymouth -6 3 - -
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 16 (51.61%) Finance
1 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) ISEB
2 11 (35.48%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Use Case
3 9 (29.03%) Workflow
4 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) User Experience
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) QA
8 2 (6.45%) Banking
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Analyst
2 26 (83.87%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Finance Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Business Change Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Change Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Product Owner
6 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.23%) LESS
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Use Case
3 9 (29.03%) Workflow
4 8 (25.81%) Business Process Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft