Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 103 88
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 25 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.23% 0.94% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.00% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 26
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £25,425 £31,100 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,475 £41,250 £55,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

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 1,019 1,195 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.82% 93.36% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 867 920 962
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,700 £26,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +9 16 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Frome - 6 £40,000 -
Yeovil -2 4 £52,500 -
Street +4 1 £60,000 -
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) .NET
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.00%) SaaS
5 5 (20.00%) User Experience
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (16.00%) LINQ
6 4 (16.00%) Release Management
6 4 (16.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Retail
6 4 (16.00%) MVC

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 (16.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Riak
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (24.00%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (16.00%) LINQ
3 2 (8.00%) Ajax
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) LAMP
3 2 (8.00%) Memcached
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.00%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 4 (16.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Development
7 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Parallel Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
2 3 (12.00%) GDPR
3 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Facebook
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) PayPal
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Trillium