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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 38 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 310 186 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.61% 3.45% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 3.67% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 234 129 199
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
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
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +36 118 £52,500 +19.31% 14
Slough +7 82 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Bracknell +13 28 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Maidenhead +7 15 £62,500 +56.25%
Windsor - 7 £50,000 -
Newbury -10 2 £37,500 +74.41%
Wokingham +15 1 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Hungerford - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 295 (48.52%) Business Analysis
2 228 (37.50%) Finance
3 183 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 139 (22.86%) Degree
5 118 (19.41%) CRM
6 117 (19.24%) Telecoms
7 116 (19.08%) Use Case
8 106 (17.43%) Project Management
9 98 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
10 97 (15.95%) UML
11 95 (15.63%) Retail
12 92 (15.13%) E-Commerce
13 87 (14.31%) Scrum
13 87 (14.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 83 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
15 79 (12.99%) Billing
16 75 (12.34%) ERP
17 74 (12.17%) SAP
18 68 (11.18%) Change Management
19 60 (9.87%) Systems Analysis
19 60 (9.87%) SQL
20 55 (9.05%) Banking
20 55 (9.05%) Mentoring
21 53 (8.72%) Oracle
22 51 (8.39%) BPR
23 49 (8.06%) Waterfall
24 48 (7.89%) ETL
25 46 (7.57%) PRINCE2
25 46 (7.57%) Computer Science

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.14%) WebLogic
3 12 (1.97%) CMS
4 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.16%) Documentum
Applications
1 35 (5.76%) MS Visio
2 31 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.44%) MS Office
4 15 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.95%) SAP R/3
2 23 (3.78%) SAP FI
2 23 (3.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (3.78%) SAP CO
3 21 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (2.47%) HFM
5 6 (0.99%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.82%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.49%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP LE
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.33%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.33%) SAP WM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Taleo
1 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.66%) ATM
2 4 (0.66%) LAN
2 4 (0.66%) WAN
3 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.49%) Broadband
3 3 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.33%) SDH
4 2 (0.33%) 4G
4 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.33%) VPN
4 2 (0.33%) Intranet
4 2 (0.33%) Internet
4 2 (0.33%) Wireless
4 2 (0.33%) SMDS
4 2 (0.33%) VLAN
4 2 (0.33%) LTE
5 1 (0.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 22 (3.62%) Oracle ODI
3 22 (3.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 21 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 21 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (2.14%) SQL Navigator
6 13 (2.14%) OLTP
6 13 (2.14%) OLAP
6 13 (2.14%) Oracle OLAP
6 13 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (1.97%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.48%) SAP BI
9 8 (1.32%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.15%) Essbase
11 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (4.11%) JIRA
2 22 (3.62%) Toad
3 5 (0.82%) FitNesse
3 5 (0.82%) RSpec
3 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 228 (37.50%) Finance
2 117 (19.24%) Telecoms
3 95 (15.63%) Retail
4 79 (12.99%) Billing
5 55 (9.05%) Banking
6 40 (6.58%) Marketing
7 28 (4.61%) Manufacturing
8 27 (4.44%) Advertising
9 11 (1.81%) General Ledger
10 8 (1.32%) Publishing
11 7 (1.15%) Legal
12 6 (0.99%) Automotive
13 5 (0.82%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.66%) Law
14 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.66%) Front Office
15 3 (0.49%) Games
16 2 (0.33%) Back Office
17 1 (0.16%) Electronics
17 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.63%) .NET
2 13 (2.14%) XML
3 10 (1.64%) REST
4 7 (1.15%) HTML
4 7 (1.15%) Web Services
5 5 (0.82%) BAPI
6 4 (0.66%) RESTful
7 2 (0.33%) WCF
7 2 (0.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 98 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.92%) User Experience
4 28 (4.61%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.78%) iPad
6 19 (3.13%) FMCG
7 17 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.15%) Statistics
9 6 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.49%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.33%) GIS
13 2 (0.33%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.33%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.16%) DTV
14 1 (0.16%) LIMS
14 1 (0.16%) NHS
14 1 (0.16%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.32%) Windows
2 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (48.52%) Business Analysis
2 183 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (19.41%) CRM
5 116 (19.08%) Use Case
6 106 (17.43%) Project Management
7 97 (15.95%) UML
8 92 (15.13%) E-Commerce
9 87 (14.31%) Scrum
9 87 (14.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 83 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
11 75 (12.34%) ERP
12 68 (11.18%) Change Management
13 60 (9.87%) Systems Analysis
14 55 (9.05%) Mentoring
15 51 (8.39%) BPR
16 49 (8.06%) Waterfall
17 48 (7.89%) ETL
18 46 (7.57%) PRINCE2
18 46 (7.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (9.87%) SQL
2 26 (4.28%) ABAP
3 21 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 9 (1.48%) Java
5 5 (0.82%) C#
6 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.33%) Perl
6 2 (0.33%) Python
6 2 (0.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.16%) Groovy
7 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 139 (22.86%) Degree
2 40 (6.58%) ISEB
3 20 (3.29%) CCA
4 12 (1.97%) ACCA
5 11 (1.81%) AAT
6 10 (1.64%) CIMA
7 9 (1.48%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.15%) VCP4
9 5 (0.82%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.82%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.33%) CIPFA
11 1 (0.16%) PMP
11 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.16%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.16%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) OpenView
1 1 (0.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 74 (12.17%) SAP
2 53 (8.72%) Oracle
3 34 (5.59%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.11%) Informatica
4 25 (4.11%) Business Objects
5 23 (3.78%) hybris
6 20 (3.29%) Siebel
7 17 (2.80%) Huawei
8 15 (2.47%) Hyperion
9 11 (1.81%) Amdocs
10 9 (1.48%) Cognos
11 7 (1.15%) Ericsson
11 7 (1.15%) Remedy
11 7 (1.15%) Comverse
12 6 (0.99%) Cerillion
12 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.82%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.82%) webMethods
13 5 (0.82%) Avaya
13 5 (0.82%) Genesys
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