Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 November 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 112 75
Rank change year-on-year +33 -37 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 59 56 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.94% 2.49% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 2.56% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 65
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £30,800 £31,625 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 1469 2189 1975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 97.29% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1827 1609
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Gloucester +16 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Cirencester - 16 £40,000 -
Cheltenham +6 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Tewkesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (54.24%) Finance
3 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.76%) Business Analysis
5 21 (35.59%) Waterfall
6 17 (28.81%) SQL
7 12 (20.34%) Wealth Management
8 11 (18.64%) Strategic Thinking
8 11 (18.64%) Fintech
8 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (18.64%) Marketing
8 11 (18.64%) Project Management
8 11 (18.64%) XML
8 11 (18.64%) FTP
9 8 (13.56%) Use Case
10 7 (11.86%) Business Process Mapping
10 7 (11.86%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
11 6 (10.17%) Workflow
11 6 (10.17%) QA
11 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) System Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Creative Thinking
11 6 (10.17%) Domain Models
12 5 (8.47%) Acceptance Criteria
12 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (8.47%) CRM
12 5 (8.47%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) ERwin
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (61.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Fintech
3 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) Business Analysis
3 21 (35.59%) Waterfall
4 12 (20.34%) Wealth Management
5 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Strategic Thinking
5 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (13.56%) Use Case
7 7 (11.86%) Business Process Mapping
7 7 (11.86%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Business Process Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (10.17%) Domain Models
8 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) System Testing
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Workflow
9 5 (8.47%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (8.47%) CRM
10 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) VB
3 3 (5.08%) C
4 1 (1.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Google