The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 6.07% 0.50% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 0.50% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -50.41%  
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 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 205 199 238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 95.79% 99.00% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 188 124 206
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucester region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) Time Management
1 16 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Data Mapping
5 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) ISEB
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) People Management
9 1 (3.13%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (3.13%) SaaS
9 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (3.13%) UX Design
9 1 (3.13%) Use Case
9 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
9 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) User Experience
9 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (3.13%) Line Management
9 1 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.13%) ERP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 16 (50.00%) Time Management
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Data Mapping
3 6 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
4 5 (15.63%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Product Management
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) People Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Use Case
7 1 (3.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB