The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 97 113
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 160 162 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.06% 3.08% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 3.49% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 145 128 132
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,583
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4717 4645 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.29% 88.43% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3884 3895 4369
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the South West

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the South West

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bristol -9 54 £45,000 +3.44% 12
Gloucestershire +2 44 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Dorset +16 21 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Wiltshire -10 19 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Devon +7 11 £35,500 +9.23% 4
Somerset -10 6 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Cornwall -4 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 142 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (37.78%) Finance
3 104 (33.02%) Project Management
4 84 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (18.73%) Waterfall
6 56 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (16.51%) Degree
8 51 (16.19%) ISEB
9 42 (13.33%) C
10 40 (12.70%) Security Cleared
11 39 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (12.38%) SQL
11 39 (12.38%) Scrum
12 37 (11.75%) User Stories
13 32 (10.16%) Change Management
14 31 (9.84%) Retail
15 29 (9.21%) Microsoft
16 27 (8.57%) SDLC
17 26 (8.25%) Process Improvement
18 25 (7.94%) SC Cleared
18 25 (7.94%) Marketing
19 24 (7.62%) Workflow
19 24 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 24 (7.62%) Software Delivery
20 23 (7.30%) Business Transformation
20 23 (7.30%) Management Information System
20 23 (7.30%) CRM
20 23 (7.30%) QA
21 21 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (6.67%) GAP Analysis

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.95%) CMS
4 3 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (4.13%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Oracle HRMS
1 6 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.95%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.32%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.32%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) FastStats
4 1 (0.32%) Kypera Housing
4 1 (0.32%) Lawson
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.32%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.32%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.32%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) SaaS
2 3 (0.95%) Force.com
3 2 (0.63%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.13%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.13%) Big Data
2 13 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.95%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.95%) Power BI
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.32%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (2.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (2.54%) Selenium
2 6 (1.90%) Appium
2 6 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (1.90%) Calabash
2 6 (1.90%) Gatling
2 6 (1.90%) The Grinder
3 4 (1.27%) JIRA
4 2 (0.63%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.63%) Subversion
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.32%) Ant
5 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.32%) Maven
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 119 (37.78%) Finance
2 31 (9.84%) Retail
3 25 (7.94%) Marketing
4 18 (5.71%) Local Government
5 15 (4.76%) Banking
5 15 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.86%) Legal
8 7 (2.22%) Advertising
9 6 (1.90%) Electronics
9 6 (1.90%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.59%) Law
11 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.27%) Military
12 3 (0.95%) Billing
12 3 (0.95%) Publishing
13 2 (0.63%) Back Office
13 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 208 (66.03%) Analyst
2 180 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 40 (12.70%) Consultant
4 21 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (6.35%) Business Consultant
6 16 (5.08%) Agile Business Analyst
6 16 (5.08%) Change Consultant
6 16 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
7 14 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
7 14 (4.44%) Service Analyst
8 13 (4.13%) Finance Business Analyst
8 13 (4.13%) Financial Business Analyst
8 13 (4.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 13 (4.13%) Senior Business Analyst
9 12 (3.81%) Product Manager
9 12 (3.81%) Product Owner
9 12 (3.81%) Software Analyst
9 12 (3.81%) Solutions Analyst
10 11 (3.49%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.71%) .NET
2 12 (3.81%) HTML
3 11 (3.49%) Web Services
4 9 (2.86%) XML
5 6 (1.90%) REST
5 6 (1.90%) SOAP
6 5 (1.59%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.27%) Node.js
8 3 (0.95%) CSS
8 3 (0.95%) HTML5
8 3 (0.95%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (0.95%) LESS
9 2 (0.63%) jQuery
10 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.32%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.32%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.32%) J2EE
10 1 (0.32%) Middleware
10 1 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.30%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.40%) User Experience
4 13 (4.13%) Internet of Things
5 10 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.54%) Fintech
8 6 (1.90%) Social Media
9 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.95%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.63%) iPhone
11 1 (0.32%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.32%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) FMCG
11 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.54%) Windows
2 2 (0.63%) Android
2 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.32%) AIX
3 1 (0.32%) Unix
3 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (33.02%) Project Management
3 84 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (18.73%) Waterfall
5 39 (12.38%) Scrum
5 39 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (11.75%) User Stories
7 32 (10.16%) Change Management
8 27 (8.57%) SDLC
9 26 (8.25%) Process Improvement
10 24 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (7.62%) Software Delivery
10 24 (7.62%) Workflow
11 23 (7.30%) Business Transformation
11 23 (7.30%) CRM
12 21 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 20 (6.35%) Use Case
13 20 (6.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.33%) C
2 39 (12.38%) SQL
3 17 (5.40%) C#
4 11 (3.49%) Java
5 9 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.90%) PHP
8 4 (1.27%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.27%) Python
8 4 (1.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.32%) AWK
9 1 (0.32%) Perl
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) R
9 1 (0.32%) Scala
9 1 (0.32%) sed
9 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (16.51%) Degree
2 51 (16.19%) ISEB
3 40 (12.70%) Security Cleared
4 25 (7.94%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 14 (4.44%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.90%) Postgraduate
8 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.32%) IIBA
10 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.30%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.49%) Oracle
3 7 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.22%) SAP
4 4 (1.27%) Adobe
4 4 (1.27%) Tableau
5 2 (0.63%) Apple
5 2 (0.63%) Epicor
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.32%) Aareon
6 1 (0.32%) Capita
6 1 (0.32%) Civica
6 1 (0.32%) Google
6 1 (0.32%) IFS
6 1 (0.32%) Infor
6 1 (0.32%) Northgate
6 1 (0.32%) Orchard
6 1 (0.32%) Perforce
6 1 (0.32%) Sage
6 1 (0.32%) Telerik
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