Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 99 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 22 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.77% 1.04% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.14% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 24
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £34,075 £35,075
90th Percentile £56,500 £50,750 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +5.88%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,121 1,136 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.26% 90.81% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 963 955 929
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 January 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
Bath -8 13 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Frome - 5 £40,000 - 2
Taunton - 5 £47,500 -
Street +6 1 £60,000 -
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
4 5 (22.73%) User Experience
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 4 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
5 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) SaaS
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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 4 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
4 3 (13.64%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.09%) Redis
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 4 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 4 (18.18%) LINQ
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (9.09%) Memcached
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) SDLC
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Data Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Data Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) PayPal
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Trillium