The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 53 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 222 237 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.42% 4.20% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 4.52% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 174 197 209
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4728 5245 5165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 92.98% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3696 4097
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 101 £46,000 -8.00% 11
Slough -19 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bracknell +23 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Maidenhead +6 9 £55,000 +12.82%
Newbury +3 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Windsor +8 6 £55,000 +71.87%
Wokingham -8 2 £47,250 +18.12%
Hungerford 0 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 222 (45.87%) Business Analysis
2 200 (41.32%) Finance
3 172 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (23.35%) Degree
4 113 (23.35%) Use Case
5 110 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 109 (22.52%) Retail
7 107 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
8 102 (21.07%) Business Intelligence
9 91 (18.80%) E-Commerce
10 88 (18.18%) UML
11 84 (17.36%) Telecoms
11 84 (17.36%) Project Management
12 82 (16.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 73 (15.08%) Scrum
14 66 (13.64%) Waterfall
15 64 (13.22%) CRM
16 59 (12.19%) Banking
16 59 (12.19%) SQL
17 55 (11.36%) ERP
18 54 (11.16%) PRINCE2
19 53 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
20 50 (10.33%) User Stories
20 50 (10.33%) SDLC
21 46 (9.50%) ETL
22 39 (8.06%) ISEB
22 39 (8.06%) Change Management
23 38 (7.85%) Oracle
23 38 (7.85%) SQL Server
24 36 (7.44%) Computer Science

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.51%) WebLogic
1 17 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.41%) Documentum
4 2 (0.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.48%) MS Visio
2 12 (2.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.62%) SPSS
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 31 (6.40%) Oracle ERP
2 27 (5.58%) HFM
3 9 (1.86%) Orchard Housing
4 5 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.62%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.62%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Agresso
6 1 (0.21%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.07%) ATM
2 5 (1.03%) LAN
2 5 (1.03%) WAN
3 2 (0.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (7.85%) SQL Server
3 32 (6.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 32 (6.61%) Oracle ODI
4 28 (5.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 22 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 22 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (3.51%) Oracle OLAP
6 17 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (3.51%) OLAP
6 17 (3.51%) SQL Navigator
6 17 (3.51%) OLTP
7 16 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.86%) QlikView
9 8 (1.65%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (5.37%) Toad
2 23 (4.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.21%) ERwin
General
1 200 (41.32%) Finance
2 109 (22.52%) Retail
3 84 (17.36%) Telecoms
4 59 (12.19%) Banking
5 28 (5.79%) Billing
6 17 (3.51%) Advertising
7 14 (2.89%) Marketing
8 13 (2.69%) Automotive
9 9 (1.86%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.83%) Back Office
12 3 (0.62%) Electronics
12 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.48%) .NET
1 12 (2.48%) REST
2 11 (2.27%) MDX
3 6 (1.24%) Web Services
4 5 (1.03%) XML
4 5 (1.03%) HTML
5 2 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.21%) CSS
6 1 (0.21%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 107 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.61%) User Experience
4 22 (4.55%) iPad
5 20 (4.13%) FMCG
6 17 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.48%) Statistics
8 11 (2.27%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.07%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.62%) iSeries
13 3 (0.62%) DTV
13 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.41%) NHS
14 2 (0.41%) NGOSS
15 1 (0.21%) Freedom of Information
15 1 (0.21%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.83%) Windows
2 2 (0.41%) Android
2 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (45.87%) Business Analysis
2 172 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (23.35%) Use Case
4 110 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (21.07%) Business Intelligence
6 91 (18.80%) E-Commerce
7 88 (18.18%) UML
8 84 (17.36%) Project Management
9 82 (16.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 73 (15.08%) Scrum
11 66 (13.64%) Waterfall
12 64 (13.22%) CRM
13 55 (11.36%) ERP
14 54 (11.16%) PRINCE2
15 50 (10.33%) User Stories
15 50 (10.33%) SDLC
16 46 (9.50%) ETL
17 39 (8.06%) Change Management
18 35 (7.23%) Systems Analysis
19 30 (6.20%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.19%) SQL
2 22 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 9 (1.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.65%) Java
4 8 (1.65%) T-SQL
4 8 (1.65%) MATLAB
5 3 (0.62%) ABAP
6 2 (0.41%) Perl
6 2 (0.41%) RPG
6 2 (0.41%) Python
6 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.21%) C#
7 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (23.35%) Degree
2 39 (8.06%) ISEB
3 4 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) AAT
4 3 (0.62%) ACCA
4 3 (0.62%) CIMA
4 3 (0.62%) CCA
4 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.21%) CITP
6 1 (0.21%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) GAAP
3 1 (0.21%) TickIT
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (7.85%) Oracle
2 32 (6.61%) Informatica
3 31 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.99%) SAP
5 28 (5.79%) hybris
6 21 (4.34%) Hyperion
7 13 (2.69%) JD Edwards
8 11 (2.27%) Amdocs
9 9 (1.86%) Northgate
9 9 (1.86%) Civica
9 9 (1.86%) Capita
9 9 (1.86%) Orchard
10 8 (1.65%) Cognos
11 5 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.83%) Progress
12 4 (0.83%) ATG
13 3 (0.62%) IBM
14 2 (0.41%) Manugistics
14 2 (0.41%) Teradata
14 2 (0.41%) ION Trading
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Investigo Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £65-£80K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago