The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.96% 3.70% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 3.75% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 15
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 230 240 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.87% 98.77% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 206 153 240
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £65,000
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 Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Gloucester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Gloucester

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

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

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Gloucester

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

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

1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Business Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) XML
5 6 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) Wealth Management
6 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Product Management
7 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Billing
8 2 (7.41%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) People Management
9 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (3.70%) SaaS
9 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 6 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 6 (22.22%) Wealth Management
4 5 (18.52%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Product Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Case Management
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.70%) Swim Lanes
7 1 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft