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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 262 176 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.21% 3.22% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 3.48% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 200 137 228
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +35 121 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Slough -3 40 £49,500 -5.71% 3
Bracknell +33 25 £42,500 - 3
Maidenhead +11 21 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Newbury +7 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wokingham +5 3 £60,000 +114.28% 1
Windsor -13 2 £55,000 +91.30%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 312 (53.89%) Business Analysis
2 240 (41.45%) Finance
3 200 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (24.35%) Telecoms
4 141 (24.35%) Use Case
5 140 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 139 (24.01%) Degree
7 121 (20.90%) Retail
8 107 (18.48%) E-Commerce
9 105 (18.13%) CRM
9 105 (18.13%) UML
10 101 (17.44%) Scrum
11 100 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
12 99 (17.10%) Project Management
13 94 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
14 80 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (12.61%) Waterfall
16 72 (12.44%) Banking
17 64 (11.05%) SQL
18 60 (10.36%) Billing
18 60 (10.36%) User Stories
19 59 (10.19%) ERP
19 59 (10.19%) Change Management
20 56 (9.67%) Systems Analysis
21 53 (9.15%) PRINCE2
21 53 (9.15%) SAP
22 51 (8.81%) ISEB
23 47 (8.12%) ETL
24 46 (7.94%) ITIL
25 44 (7.60%) Computer Science

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.90%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.17%) CMS
5 1 (0.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 31 (5.35%) MS Visio
2 19 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.28%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Project
4 2 (0.35%) SPSS
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.97%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (2.59%) HFM
3 10 (1.73%) SAP R/3
3 10 (1.73%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.73%) SAP CO
4 9 (1.55%) Orchard Housing
5 4 (0.69%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.52%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.52%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.35%) SAP LE
7 2 (0.35%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.35%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.35%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.35%) Taleo
2 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.21%) ATM
2 6 (1.04%) LAN
2 6 (1.04%) WAN
3 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.52%) Broadband
4 3 (0.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.35%) Wireless
5 2 (0.35%) Internet
5 2 (0.35%) SMDS
6 1 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (6.22%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.15%) Oracle ODI
3 24 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 23 (3.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 18 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (3.11%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.59%) Data Mining
7 11 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.90%) OLTP
7 11 (1.90%) SQL Navigator
7 11 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (1.90%) OLAP
7 11 (1.90%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.86%) Essbase
10 4 (0.69%) QlikView
10 4 (0.69%) SAP BI
11 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (5.35%) JIRA
2 22 (3.80%) Toad
3 3 (0.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.52%) RSpec
3 3 (0.52%) FitNesse
General
1 240 (41.45%) Finance
2 141 (24.35%) Telecoms
3 121 (20.90%) Retail
4 72 (12.44%) Banking
5 60 (10.36%) Billing
6 28 (4.84%) Advertising
7 16 (2.76%) Marketing
8 11 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.38%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.21%) Automotive
11 5 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.52%) Games
12 3 (0.52%) Front Office
12 3 (0.52%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.25%) .NET
1 13 (2.25%) REST
2 9 (1.55%) HTML
2 9 (1.55%) XML
3 6 (1.04%) Web Services
4 4 (0.69%) MDX
5 2 (0.35%) RESTful
6 1 (0.17%) BAPI
6 1 (0.17%) CSS
6 1 (0.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 38 (6.56%) User Experience
4 30 (5.18%) iPad
5 29 (5.01%) FMCG
6 17 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.25%) Statistics
9 11 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.21%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.04%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.52%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.52%) Machine to Machine
14 2 (0.35%) iSeries
14 2 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 1 (0.17%) Web 2.0
15 1 (0.17%) Derivative
15 1 (0.17%) Biotechnology
15 1 (0.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.04%) Windows
2 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.35%) Android
3 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (53.89%) Business Analysis
2 200 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (24.35%) Use Case
4 140 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (18.48%) E-Commerce
6 105 (18.13%) CRM
6 105 (18.13%) UML
7 101 (17.44%) Scrum
8 99 (17.10%) Project Management
9 94 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 80 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (12.61%) Waterfall
12 60 (10.36%) User Stories
13 59 (10.19%) ERP
13 59 (10.19%) Change Management
14 56 (9.67%) Systems Analysis
15 53 (9.15%) PRINCE2
16 47 (8.12%) ETL
17 46 (7.94%) ITIL
18 39 (6.74%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.05%) SQL
2 18 (3.11%) PL/SQL
3 11 (1.90%) Java
4 10 (1.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.38%) ABAP
5 8 (1.38%) MATLAB
6 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.35%) Python
7 2 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.17%) C#
8 1 (0.17%) RPG
8 1 (0.17%) Scala
8 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 139 (24.01%) Degree
2 51 (8.81%) ISEB
3 8 (1.38%) CCA
4 6 (1.04%) AAT
4 6 (1.04%) CIMA
4 6 (1.04%) ACCA
5 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) IIBA
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.32%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) GAAP
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 53 (9.15%) SAP
2 42 (7.25%) Oracle
3 33 (5.70%) hybris
4 29 (5.01%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.49%) Informatica
6 15 (2.59%) Amdocs
7 13 (2.25%) Hyperion
7 13 (2.25%) Business Objects
8 12 (2.07%) Siebel
9 11 (1.90%) Huawei
10 10 (1.73%) Cognos
11 9 (1.55%) Northgate
11 9 (1.55%) Civica
11 9 (1.55%) Capita
11 9 (1.55%) Orchard
12 7 (1.21%) JD Edwards
13 6 (1.04%) Comverse
13 6 (1.04%) Ericsson
13 6 (1.04%) Remedy
14 5 (0.86%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wokingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Tremendous career growth
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 9% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago