The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 89 58 89
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 133 222 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.97% 4.41% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 4.64% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 117 184 120
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
4301 4789 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.23% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3590 3721
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough -3 34 £68,000 +37.37% 9
Reading -53 26 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Maidenhead +13 23 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Newbury +7 11 £40,500 -7.42% 1
Bracknell -21 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Wokingham -16 7 £57,500 -4.16%
Windsor - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 187 (55.49%) Business Analysis
2 156 (46.29%) Finance
3 154 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (25.22%) Degree
5 69 (20.47%) CRM
6 67 (19.88%) Change Management
6 67 (19.88%) Use Case
7 65 (19.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
9 62 (18.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 58 (17.21%) User Stories
11 56 (16.62%) Waterfall
12 52 (15.43%) Telecoms
13 51 (15.13%) ITIL
14 49 (14.54%) Scrum
15 48 (14.24%) UML
15 48 (14.24%) SDLC
16 47 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (12.17%) BPMN
18 40 (11.87%) DSDM
19 38 (11.28%) Microsoft
20 35 (10.39%) Salesforce.com
21 34 (10.09%) Retail
22 31 (9.20%) Requirements Management
22 31 (9.20%) E-Commerce
23 30 (8.90%) Management Information System
24 29 (8.61%) Oracle
24 29 (8.61%) Billing
25 28 (8.31%) Data Analysis
25 28 (8.31%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (5.04%) Confluence
2 12 (3.56%) SAS
3 11 (3.26%) CMS
4 2 (0.59%) IIS
5 1 (0.30%) Documentum
5 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.37%) MS Office
4 5 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.48%) SPSS
5 2 (0.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (6.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 16 (4.75%) HFM
2 16 (4.75%) Hyperion Planning
3 14 (4.15%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.59%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.59%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.30%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.30%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.30%) Finacle
9 1 (0.30%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.30%) OPENHousing
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) SaaS
2 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Internet
1 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.67%) MS Access
4 8 (2.37%) Big Data
4 8 (2.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.59%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) MySQL
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (6.23%) JIRA
2 5 (1.48%) ERwin
3 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.59%) Ant
4 2 (0.59%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.59%) CaliberRM
4 2 (0.59%) Maven
5 1 (0.30%) Toad
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 156 (46.29%) Finance
2 52 (15.43%) Telecoms
3 34 (10.09%) Retail
4 29 (8.61%) Billing
5 21 (6.23%) Banking
6 12 (3.56%) Advertising
7 11 (3.26%) Marketing
8 9 (2.67%) Publishing
9 6 (1.78%) Automotive
10 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.19%) Back Office
12 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.59%) Legal
13 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.30%) Local Government
14 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.26%) XML
2 9 (2.67%) REST
3 6 (1.78%) .NET
4 5 (1.48%) Web Services
5 4 (1.19%) HTML
6 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.30%) CGI
7 1 (0.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.90%) Management Information System
3 27 (8.01%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (3.86%) Visualisation
6 11 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.37%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.78%) iPad
9 6 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.78%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (1.48%) User Experience
11 4 (1.19%) FMCG
12 3 (0.89%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.89%) Economics
12 3 (0.89%) Handset
12 3 (0.89%) New Media
13 2 (0.59%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.48%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Android
2 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.89%) Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Unix
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (55.49%) Business Analysis
2 154 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (20.47%) CRM
4 67 (19.88%) Change Management
4 67 (19.88%) Use Case
5 65 (19.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (18.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 58 (17.21%) User Stories
8 56 (16.62%) Waterfall
9 51 (15.13%) ITIL
10 49 (14.54%) Scrum
11 48 (14.24%) SDLC
11 48 (14.24%) UML
12 47 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (12.17%) BPMN
14 40 (11.87%) DSDM
15 31 (9.20%) E-Commerce
15 31 (9.20%) Requirements Management
16 28 (8.31%) Data Analysis
16 28 (8.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.72%) SQL
2 6 (1.78%) Java
3 3 (0.89%) C#
3 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.89%) Objective-C
3 3 (0.89%) R
4 1 (0.30%) C++
4 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (25.22%) Degree
2 16 (4.75%) ISEB
3 8 (2.37%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.78%) CITP
4 6 (1.78%) PMP
5 4 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.89%) IIBA
7 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MBCS
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.56%) QA
2 9 (2.67%) SEPA
3 8 (2.37%) ISO20022
4 6 (1.78%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.48%) TickIT
6 3 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.39%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (8.61%) Oracle
4 16 (4.75%) Hyperion
4 16 (4.75%) JD Edwards
5 12 (3.56%) Tableau
6 8 (2.37%) Ab Initio
6 8 (2.37%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (2.37%) Teradata
7 7 (2.08%) ATG
8 5 (1.48%) Amdocs
8 5 (1.48%) SAP
9 3 (0.89%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.89%) Cognos
9 3 (0.89%) Endeca
9 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.59%) Adobe
10 2 (0.59%) BancTec
10 2 (0.59%) Huawei
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £54,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 -£54,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago