The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 23 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 / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.10% 1.14% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.15% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 13
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -29.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,625 £27,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £55,648
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 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 474 524 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.37% 99.81% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 422 471 478
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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
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 23 June 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
Poole - 6 £42,250 - 2
Bournemouth +5 3 £40,000 +46.78% 2
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
1 15 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) ISEB
3 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (36.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Use Case
6 6 (24.00%) Workflow
6 6 (24.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (16.00%) Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Coaching
9 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) CRM
10 2 (8.00%) ERP
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) CMS
10 2 (8.00%) Advertising
10 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
10 2 (8.00%) QA
11 1 (4.00%) Wireframes

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (36.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Use Case
5 6 (24.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Product Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) User Stories
9 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Stonewater
Salary: c. £42,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago