The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Dorset
Rank 40 69 78
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.00% 2.24% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 2.27% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 8
Median salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.60% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,625 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 362 706 787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.53% 98.88% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 328 533 681
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Dorset

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Dorset

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Dorset over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Dorset

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +28 5 £40,000 +39.73%
Poole +2 5 £41,100 -3.29%
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 15 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (29.17%) Use Case
5 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Workflow
6 5 (20.83%) Information Management
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.67%) Coaching
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (8.33%) User Experience
9 2 (8.33%) User Stories
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Use Case
4 7 (29.17%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Information Management
5 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
9 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Dorset
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