The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 25 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 78 52
Rank change year-on-year +25 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.29% 2.68% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 2.73% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 41
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 894 952 1017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.54% 98.25% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 715 726 839
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Cirencester - 16 £40,000 - 2
Gloucester +4 14 £32,500 -18.75%
Cheltenham +11 6 £28,500 -32.94%
Business Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (50.00%) Finance
3 42 (47.73%) Business Analysis
4 26 (29.55%) Waterfall
4 26 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (29.55%) Project Management
5 19 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (18.18%) Use Case
7 16 (18.18%) Workflow
7 16 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (15.91%) SQL
9 12 (13.64%) QA
10 11 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
10 11 (12.50%) C
10 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.36%) Requirements Engineering
11 10 (11.36%) Data Integration
11 10 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (11.36%) System Testing
11 10 (11.36%) Business Process Analysis
11 10 (11.36%) Domain Models
12 9 (10.23%) Wealth Management
12 9 (10.23%) MS Visio
12 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.09%) Banking
13 8 (9.09%) Retail
13 8 (9.09%) SDLC
14 7 (7.95%) BPMN
14 7 (7.95%) BPEL

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 9 (10.23%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Billing
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) XML
2 5 (5.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (47.73%) Business Analysis
3 26 (29.55%) Project Management
3 26 (29.55%) Waterfall
4 19 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (19.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 16 (18.18%) Use Case
6 16 (18.18%) Workflow
7 11 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 10 (11.36%) Business Process Analysis
8 10 (11.36%) Data Integration
8 10 (11.36%) Domain Models
8 10 (11.36%) Requirements Engineering
8 10 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (11.36%) System Testing
9 9 (10.23%) Wealth Management
10 8 (9.09%) SDLC
11 7 (7.95%) BPEL
11 7 (7.95%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) C
3 4 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (1.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago