Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 74 104
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 42 85 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.60% 4.80% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 4.99% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 61
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +8.02% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,555 1,704 2,000
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 96.33% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,294 1,380 1,415
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Gloucestershire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Cheltenham +10 23 £40,000 +14.29%
Cirencester 0 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Tewkesbury - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucester -11 2 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (45.24%) Finance
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (21.43%) User Stories
4 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.14%) BPMN
9 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.14%) QA
9 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (7.14%) DSDM
9 3 (7.14%) ERP
9 3 (7.14%) Process Management
9 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Law
9 3 (7.14%) Advertising
9 3 (7.14%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.38%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (21.43%) User Stories
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) BPMN
8 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) DSDM
8 3 (7.14%) ERP
8 3 (7.14%) Process Management
8 3 (7.14%) SDLC
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C
3 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com