The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South West / Somerset
Rank 60 49 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.80% 3.62% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 3.67% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 19
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 623 626 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.04% 98.43% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 514 549 436
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Somerset

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Somerset

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Somerset

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bath -10 6 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Yeovil - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 27 (55.10%) Manufacturing
2 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 26 (53.06%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (53.06%) Oracle
2 26 (53.06%) Oracle ASCP
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) ERP
6 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) User Stories
7 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.20%) ISEB
8 5 (10.20%) SQL
8 5 (10.20%) MS Project
8 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 5 (10.20%) Use Case
8 5 (10.20%) Retail
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (10.20%) Supply Chain Management
8 5 (10.20%) General Ledger
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.16%) IIBA
9 4 (8.16%) Confluence
9 4 (8.16%) JIRA
9 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.16%) UML

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (8.16%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Project
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle ASCP
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 27 (55.10%) Manufacturing
2 26 (53.06%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) General Ledger
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) CSS
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Scrum
3 9 (18.37%) ERP
4 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (16.33%) User Stories
5 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.20%) Supply Chain Management
5 5 (10.20%) Use Case
5 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.16%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) Swim Lanes
7 3 (6.12%) Wireframes
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
1 5 (10.20%) ISEB
2 4 (8.16%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PMO
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
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