Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 291 305
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 29 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 43
South West median annual salary £56,250 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £43,875 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,137 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +0.25% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9964 10538 11547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.99% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8900 9774
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,613 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the South West

Senior Business Analyst
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 Senior Business Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +40 14 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Bristol -22 9 £49,250 -10.45%
Dorset +11 6 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Wiltshire -12 2 £50,000 -
Somerset -30 2 £50,000 - 2
Senior Business Analyst
England

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 South West region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Finance
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (44.83%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) XML
4 11 (37.93%) FTP
4 11 (37.93%) Marketing
4 11 (37.93%) Wealth Management
4 11 (37.93%) Fintech
4 11 (37.93%) Strategic Thinking
5 9 (31.03%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (31.03%) SDLC
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) ISEB
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle
8 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
8 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
9 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
9 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.79%) UML

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Marketing
3 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (37.93%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Strategic Thinking
2 11 (37.93%) Wealth Management
3 9 (31.03%) Acceptance Criteria
3 9 (31.03%) SDLC
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
7 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) User Stories
8 3 (10.34%) Internal Audit
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore