The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 8.25% - 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.42% - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Taunton median annual salary £36,250 - £29,000
10th Percentile £32,125 - £28,500
90th Percentile £39,875 - £29,500
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +29.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 95 102 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 97.94% 100.00% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 249 404 170
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,475 £48,375
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

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 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB