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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 50 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 232 222 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.65% 3.98% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 4.27% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 183 179 237
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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
4665 5194 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.45% 93.15% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 3750 4042
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 £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +18 102 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Slough -8 41 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Bracknell +21 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Maidenhead +3 12 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Newbury +8 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Windsor -2 3 £55,000 +71.87%
Wokingham - 3 £47,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 254 (48.38%) Business Analysis
2 219 (41.71%) Finance
3 188 (35.81%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (24.00%) Use Case
5 124 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 117 (22.29%) Degree
7 113 (21.52%) Retail
8 107 (20.38%) Telecoms
9 103 (19.62%) UML
9 103 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
10 97 (18.48%) E-Commerce
11 96 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (17.14%) Project Management
13 86 (16.38%) Scrum
14 82 (15.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 77 (14.67%) CRM
16 70 (13.33%) Banking
17 65 (12.38%) Waterfall
18 63 (12.00%) SDLC
18 63 (12.00%) SQL
19 60 (11.43%) PRINCE2
19 60 (11.43%) ERP
20 56 (10.67%) User Stories
21 52 (9.90%) Change Management
22 50 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
23 48 (9.14%) Systems Analysis
23 48 (9.14%) SAP
24 45 (8.57%) ETL
25 44 (8.38%) ISEB
26 42 (8.00%) Billing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 22 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.57%) Documentum
5 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.19%) Confluence
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 15 (2.86%) MS Office
3 14 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.38%) MS Project
4 2 (0.38%) SPSS
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (5.14%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (4.00%) HFM
3 10 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.90%) SAP CO
3 10 (1.90%) SAP FI
4 9 (1.71%) Orchard Housing
5 8 (1.52%) SAP R/3
6 4 (0.76%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.57%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.38%) SAP LE
8 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.38%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.38%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.19%) Agresso
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.38%) Taleo
2 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.90%) ATM
2 5 (0.95%) LAN
2 5 (0.95%) WAN
3 2 (0.38%) Broadband
3 2 (0.38%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) Wireless
3 2 (0.38%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 28 (5.33%) Oracle ODI
4 25 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 21 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 21 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (2.86%) OLAP
7 15 (2.86%) SQL Navigator
7 15 (2.86%) OLTP
7 15 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
8 12 (2.29%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.52%) QlikView
11 7 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.95%) JIRA
2 25 (4.76%) Toad
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 219 (41.71%) Finance
2 113 (21.52%) Retail
3 107 (20.38%) Telecoms
4 70 (13.33%) Banking
5 42 (8.00%) Billing
6 22 (4.19%) Advertising
7 16 (3.05%) Marketing
8 11 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.52%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.14%) Automotive
12 4 (0.76%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
14 1 (0.19%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.29%) .NET
1 12 (2.29%) REST
2 11 (2.10%) MDX
3 8 (1.52%) HTML
4 7 (1.33%) XML
5 6 (1.14%) Web Services
6 2 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.38%) RESTful
7 1 (0.19%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 36 (6.86%) User Experience
4 25 (4.76%) FMCG
5 24 (4.57%) iPad
6 17 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.48%) Statistics
8 12 (2.29%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.10%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.57%) iSeries
12 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.38%) NGOSS
13 2 (0.38%) Machine to Machine
14 1 (0.19%) Biotechnology
14 1 (0.19%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.19%) Web 2.0
14 1 (0.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.76%) Windows
2 1 (0.19%) Android
2 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (48.38%) Business Analysis
2 188 (35.81%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (24.00%) Use Case
4 124 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 103 (19.62%) UML
6 97 (18.48%) E-Commerce
7 96 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
8 90 (17.14%) Project Management
9 86 (16.38%) Scrum
10 82 (15.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 77 (14.67%) CRM
12 65 (12.38%) Waterfall
13 63 (12.00%) SDLC
14 60 (11.43%) ERP
14 60 (11.43%) PRINCE2
15 56 (10.67%) User Stories
16 52 (9.90%) Change Management
17 48 (9.14%) Systems Analysis
18 45 (8.57%) ETL
19 30 (5.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 63 (12.00%) SQL
2 21 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (1.90%) Java
3 10 (1.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (1.90%) T-SQL
4 8 (1.52%) MATLAB
5 7 (1.33%) ABAP
6 2 (0.38%) Perl
6 2 (0.38%) RPG
6 2 (0.38%) Python
6 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.19%) C#
7 1 (0.19%) Groovy
7 1 (0.19%) Scala
7 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (22.29%) Degree
2 44 (8.38%) ISEB
3 8 (1.52%) CCA
4 7 (1.33%) ACCA
4 7 (1.33%) CIMA
4 7 (1.33%) AAT
5 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.38%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) GAAP
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 48 (9.14%) SAP
2 38 (7.24%) Oracle
3 30 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.52%) hybris
5 28 (5.33%) Informatica
6 18 (3.43%) Hyperion
7 11 (2.10%) Amdocs
8 10 (1.90%) Cognos
9 9 (1.71%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.71%) Northgate
9 9 (1.71%) Civica
9 9 (1.71%) Capita
9 9 (1.71%) Orchard
10 8 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.14%) Siebel
12 5 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.76%) Progress
14 3 (0.57%) Avaya
14 3 (0.57%) Genesys
14 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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