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

Business Analysis
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 109 89
Rank change year-on-year +29 -20 -40
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 14 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.46% 1.03% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.11% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 50
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £28,550 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,000 £52,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -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 871 1,261 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.82% 93.06% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 741 957 1,048
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 +29 6 £36,000 -12.73%
Yeovil -5 6 £52,500 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) FMCG
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (14.29%) Slack
7 2 (14.29%) GDPR
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) ISEB
7 2 (14.29%) PMP
7 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
8 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
8 1 (7.14%) CRM

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Retail
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Slack
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Development Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Management Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft