Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 51 37
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.86% 0.50% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 0.51% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +35.34% -21.76%
10th Percentile £31,000 £42,500 £29,275
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £37,825
Somerset median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +40.85% -21.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 133 197 134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 98.99% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 160 120
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,675 £21,475
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,875 £48,875
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Taunton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Taunton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Taunton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB