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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 37 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 329 205 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.70% 3.48% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 3.73% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 253 162 217
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
5430 5495 5114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.09% 93.40% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 4020 4241
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £62,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +33 137 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Slough -2 76 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Maidenhead +10 21 £49,000 -
Bracknell -2 14 £41,500 +10.66%
Windsor - 11 £50,000 -
Wokingham -7 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 267 (46.43%) Business Analysis
2 193 (33.57%) Finance
3 175 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 121 (21.04%) Project Management
6 110 (19.13%) CRM
7 109 (18.96%) Degree
8 96 (16.70%) Telecoms
9 94 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
10 88 (15.30%) Use Case
11 84 (14.61%) UML
12 83 (14.43%) Scrum
13 78 (13.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 75 (13.04%) E-Commerce
15 74 (12.87%) Retail
16 64 (11.13%) Change Management
17 61 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (9.91%) Mentoring
19 55 (9.57%) Billing
20 54 (9.39%) Systems Analysis
21 53 (9.22%) Waterfall
22 51 (8.87%) Oracle
23 47 (8.17%) ERP
24 46 (8.00%) SQL
25 45 (7.83%) Banking
26 44 (7.65%) SAP
27 43 (7.48%) ISEB
28 42 (7.30%) Microsoft
28 42 (7.30%) MS Excel
28 42 (7.30%) Marketing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 38 (6.61%) CMS
2 23 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.70%) IIS
4 4 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.35%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.26%) MS Visio
3 35 (6.09%) MS Office
4 20 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.22%) MS Project
6 4 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.78%) SAP R/3
1 16 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (2.26%) SAP CO
2 13 (2.26%) HFM
2 13 (2.26%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.70%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.70%) LucidChart
2 3 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.70%) Intranet
2 4 (0.70%) Internet
2 4 (0.70%) LAN
2 4 (0.70%) WAN
3 3 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.35%) VLAN
4 2 (0.35%) LTE
4 2 (0.35%) VPN
4 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.35%) SDH
4 2 (0.35%) ATM
4 2 (0.35%) 4G
5 1 (0.17%) Broadband
5 1 (0.17%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) SMDS
5 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.17%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
3 16 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 16 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 11 (1.91%) Oracle OLAP
4 11 (1.91%) SQL Navigator
4 11 (1.91%) OLTP
4 11 (1.91%) OLAP
4 11 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.39%) SAP BW
5 8 (1.39%) SAP BI
6 6 (1.04%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.87%) Essbase
7 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.13%) JIRA
2 16 (2.78%) Toad
3 5 (0.87%) Cucumber
3 5 (0.87%) FitNesse
3 5 (0.87%) RSpec
4 4 (0.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 193 (33.57%) Finance
2 96 (16.70%) Telecoms
3 74 (12.87%) Retail
4 55 (9.57%) Billing
5 45 (7.83%) Banking
6 42 (7.30%) Marketing
7 28 (4.87%) Advertising
8 22 (3.83%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.26%) Automotive
10 12 (2.09%) Publishing
11 7 (1.22%) Legal
12 5 (0.87%) Law
12 5 (0.87%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.87%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.70%) Front Office
13 4 (0.70%) Back Office
14 3 (0.52%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.30%) .NET
2 11 (1.91%) XML
3 9 (1.57%) REST
4 6 (1.04%) COM
5 5 (0.87%) Web Services
5 5 (0.87%) BAPI
6 4 (0.70%) WCF
6 4 (0.70%) HTML
7 3 (0.52%) RESTful
8 2 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.26%) Management Information System
2 36 (6.26%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.39%) User Experience
4 17 (2.96%) FMCG
5 16 (2.78%) iPad
6 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.74%) Social Media
7 10 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.70%) Statistics
8 4 (0.70%) Human Factors
8 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.52%) DTV
10 2 (0.35%) GIS
10 2 (0.35%) NHS
10 2 (0.35%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.57%) Windows
2 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
3 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
3 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.52%) Android
4 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (46.43%) Business Analysis
2 175 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 121 (21.04%) Project Management
5 110 (19.13%) CRM
6 88 (15.30%) Use Case
7 84 (14.61%) UML
8 83 (14.43%) Scrum
9 78 (13.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 75 (13.04%) E-Commerce
11 64 (11.13%) Change Management
12 61 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (9.91%) Mentoring
14 54 (9.39%) Systems Analysis
15 53 (9.22%) Waterfall
16 47 (8.17%) ERP
17 40 (6.96%) User Stories
18 39 (6.78%) PRINCE2
19 37 (6.43%) ITIL
19 37 (6.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (8.00%) SQL
2 19 (3.30%) ABAP
3 16 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 11 (1.91%) Java
5 7 (1.22%) C#
6 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.17%) C++
7 1 (0.17%) Groovy
7 1 (0.17%) Scala
7 1 (0.17%) R
7 1 (0.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 109 (18.96%) Degree
2 43 (7.48%) ISEB
3 16 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.09%) CCA
6 9 (1.57%) ACCA
7 8 (1.39%) AAT
8 7 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.04%) CIMA
9 6 (1.04%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.35%) IIBA
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.61%) ISO 9001
1 15 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) OpenView
1 1 (0.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (8.87%) Oracle
2 44 (7.65%) SAP
3 42 (7.30%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.17%) hybris
5 20 (3.48%) Business Objects
5 20 (3.48%) Siebel
6 18 (3.13%) Informatica
7 14 (2.43%) Huawei
8 13 (2.26%) Hyperion
9 11 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.04%) Amdocs
10 6 (1.04%) Google
11 5 (0.87%) Cerillion
11 5 (0.87%) Comverse
11 5 (0.87%) Ericsson
12 4 (0.70%) CODA
12 4 (0.70%) Remedy
12 4 (0.70%) Akamai
12 4 (0.70%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.52%) Tableau
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
East Reading
Required IT
Salary: £60k-75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago