The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 60 46
Rank change year-on-year -15 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 7 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.01% 1.94% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.29% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 15
Median salary £35,000 £42,578 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.79% -5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £56,350 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 653 523 483
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 94.64% 84.76% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 475 459 407
Median salary £38,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.31% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Somerset

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Somerset

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Taunton -3 4 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Yeovil - 2 - -
Bath -22 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) Budget Control
7 2 (16.67%) IIBA
7 2 (16.67%) Confluence
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Development Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Budget Control
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Swim Lanes
6 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) IIBA
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + (D.O.E.) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago