The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 68 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 204 243 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.47% 4.57% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.88% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 142 199 185
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Business Analyst
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Slough -13 61 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Reading -1 60 £44,000 -12.00% 5
Newbury +8 15 £21,500 -63.71% 1
Maidenhead -13 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bracknell +15 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Wokingham - 2 £31,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 131 (35.50%) Business Analysis
2 130 (35.23%) Finance
3 80 (21.68%) SQL
4 73 (19.78%) Use Case
5 72 (19.51%) Telecoms
6 66 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (13.82%) CRM
8 50 (13.55%) UML
8 50 (13.55%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (11.38%) Project Management
10 39 (10.57%) Oracle
11 37 (10.03%) Microsoft
12 36 (9.76%) Scrum
13 34 (9.21%) Systems Analysis
14 31 (8.40%) MS Excel
15 30 (8.13%) Degree
16 29 (7.86%) Management Information System
17 26 (7.05%) Internet
17 26 (7.05%) User Stories
18 24 (6.50%) SAP
18 24 (6.50%) E-Commerce
19 23 (6.23%) Business Objects
19 23 (6.23%) ITIL
20 22 (5.96%) PRINCE2
20 22 (5.96%) Broadband
20 22 (5.96%) Retail
20 22 (5.96%) Waterfall
21 21 (5.69%) TDD
21 21 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (5.42%) SOA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (3.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.54%) IIS
3 2 (0.54%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 31 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.90%) MS Office
5 5 (1.36%) MS Project
5 5 (1.36%) SPSS
6 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.63%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (1.63%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.81%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.54%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.54%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.54%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.54%) SAP LE
5 2 (0.54%) HFM
6 1 (0.27%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.27%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.05%) Internet
2 22 (5.96%) Broadband
3 7 (1.90%) Intranet
4 3 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) MPLS
5 1 (0.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.34%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.90%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.81%) MS Access
6 3 (0.81%) OLAP
7 2 (0.54%) Essbase
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.54%) QlikView
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) DB2
8 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.08%) JIRA
3 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 130 (35.23%) Finance
2 72 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.96%) Retail
4 16 (4.34%) Banking
5 15 (4.07%) Automotive
6 14 (3.79%) Marketing
7 12 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.63%) Advertising
10 3 (0.81%) Legal
11 2 (0.54%) Games
11 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 2 (0.54%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.34%) .NET
1 16 (4.34%) RESTful
2 12 (3.25%) MDX
3 8 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (1.63%) XML
5 4 (1.08%) WCF
5 4 (1.08%) REST
6 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.54%) Web Services
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) XHTML
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.86%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.15%) Smartphone
3 16 (4.34%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.79%) GIS
5 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.36%) Statistics
8 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.81%) Social Media
9 3 (0.81%) NHS
10 2 (0.54%) BBC
10 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.54%) FMCG
10 2 (0.54%) iPhone
11 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.27%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (35.50%) Business Analysis
2 73 (19.78%) Use Case
3 66 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (13.82%) CRM
5 50 (13.55%) UML
5 50 (13.55%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (11.38%) Project Management
7 36 (9.76%) Scrum
8 34 (9.21%) Systems Analysis
9 26 (7.05%) User Stories
10 24 (6.50%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.23%) ITIL
12 22 (5.96%) PRINCE2
12 22 (5.96%) Waterfall
13 21 (5.69%) TDD
13 21 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (5.42%) SOA
14 20 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (5.15%) Workflow
16 17 (4.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 80 (21.68%) SQL
2 12 (3.25%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.63%) Java
4 5 (1.36%) C#
5 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (8.13%) Degree
2 13 (3.52%) ISEB
3 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.27%) AAT
4 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.27%) ICAEW
4 1 (0.27%) ACCA
4 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.08%) COBIT
3 3 (0.81%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (10.57%) Oracle
2 37 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.50%) SAP
4 23 (6.23%) Business Objects
5 12 (3.25%) Siebel
6 7 (1.90%) Cognos
7 5 (1.36%) Casewise
8 4 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.08%) Capita
8 4 (1.08%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.81%) Huawei
9 3 (0.81%) Charles River
9 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.81%) JDA
10 2 (0.54%) Informatica
10 2 (0.54%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.54%) Remedy
10 2 (0.54%) Teradata
10 2 (0.54%) Orchard
10 2 (0.54%) Northgate
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Data Intelligence
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago