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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 55 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 252 197 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.31% 3.46% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.71% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 213 165 184
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
5400 5303 5167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 93.04% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3719 4053 4282
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +35 92 £49,500 +16.47% 8
Slough -6 46 £49,500 +4.21% 4
Maidenhead -2 16 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Newbury +8 11 £30,000 -48.93% 2
Bracknell +3 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Windsor - 5 £50,000 - 2
Wokingham - 2 £45,500 - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 174 (36.71%) Business Analysis
2 156 (32.91%) Finance
3 134 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (23.63%) Project Management
5 87 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (17.93%) Telecoms
7 78 (16.46%) Use Case
8 77 (16.24%) UML
9 73 (15.40%) CRM
10 67 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
11 60 (12.66%) Scrum
12 55 (11.60%) Change Management
13 50 (10.55%) Systems Analysis
13 50 (10.55%) Waterfall
14 48 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 48 (10.13%) Retail
15 47 (9.92%) User Stories
16 46 (9.70%) Degree
17 45 (9.49%) Oracle
18 44 (9.28%) ISEB
19 42 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
20 37 (7.81%) SQL
20 37 (7.81%) Banking
21 36 (7.59%) CMS
21 36 (7.59%) E-Commerce
22 33 (6.96%) PRINCE2
22 33 (6.96%) Microsoft
23 32 (6.75%) Mentoring
24 30 (6.33%) BPMN
24 30 (6.33%) MS Visio

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 36 (7.59%) CMS
2 18 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.42%) Commerce Server
5 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (6.33%) MS Visio
1 30 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.49%) MS Office
3 13 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.90%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (1.48%) MS Project
6 3 (0.63%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.05%) SAP R/3
2 5 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.05%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.05%) HFM
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.63%) arcHouse
4 3 (0.63%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.21%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.21%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.90%) LucidChart
2 6 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.95%) Internet
2 10 (2.11%) Broadband
3 4 (0.84%) Intranet
4 3 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.42%) VLAN
5 2 (0.42%) VPN
5 2 (0.42%) LAN
5 2 (0.42%) SDH
5 2 (0.42%) SMS
5 2 (0.42%) WAN
5 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.42%) HTTP
5 2 (0.42%) ATM
5 2 (0.42%) LTE
5 2 (0.42%) DMVPN
5 2 (0.42%) 4G
6 1 (0.21%) MVNO
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (1.90%) Big Data
4 7 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.27%) OLAP
6 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.05%) OLTP
6 5 (1.05%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (1.90%) Axure RP
2 5 (1.05%) Toad
3 4 (0.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.21%) ERwin
5 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
General
1 156 (32.91%) Finance
2 85 (17.93%) Telecoms
3 48 (10.13%) Retail
4 37 (7.81%) Banking
5 29 (6.12%) Marketing
6 24 (5.06%) Advertising
7 14 (2.95%) Billing
8 13 (2.74%) Publishing
9 12 (2.53%) Manufacturing
10 10 (2.11%) Automotive
11 9 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.69%) Legal
13 5 (1.05%) Law
14 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.84%) Back Office
14 4 (0.84%) Electronics
15 1 (0.21%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) German Language
15 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.43%) .NET
2 10 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (2.11%) MDX
3 9 (1.90%) RESTful
4 7 (1.48%) XML
5 6 (1.27%) COM
5 6 (1.27%) HTML
6 4 (0.84%) WCF
6 4 (0.84%) REST
7 1 (0.21%) Web Services
7 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.01%) FMCG
4 16 (3.38%) User Experience
5 15 (3.16%) Social Media
6 14 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.95%) Smart Meter
7 13 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.11%) Smartphone
9 9 (1.90%) Human Factors
9 9 (1.90%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.48%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.84%) DTV
12 3 (0.63%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.42%) NHS
13 2 (0.42%) iSeries
13 2 (0.42%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.42%) Open Source
14 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.27%) Windows
2 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
2 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.84%) Windows 8
2 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.21%) Android
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (36.71%) Business Analysis
2 134 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (23.63%) Project Management
4 87 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (16.46%) Use Case
6 77 (16.24%) UML
7 73 (15.40%) CRM
8 60 (12.66%) Scrum
9 55 (11.60%) Change Management
10 50 (10.55%) Systems Analysis
10 50 (10.55%) Waterfall
11 48 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (9.92%) User Stories
13 42 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (7.59%) E-Commerce
15 33 (6.96%) PRINCE2
16 32 (6.75%) Mentoring
17 30 (6.33%) BPMN
18 27 (5.70%) Requirements Management
19 24 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.81%) SQL
2 14 (2.95%) Java
3 10 (2.11%) C#
4 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.05%) Scala
5 5 (1.05%) ABAP
5 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.05%) C++
6 4 (0.84%) Groovy
7 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.42%) RPG
8 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (9.70%) Degree
2 44 (9.28%) ISEB
3 18 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.11%) ACCA
4 10 (2.11%) AAT
5 9 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.05%) CIMA
6 5 (1.05%) CCA
6 5 (1.05%) ICAEW
7 3 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.21%) IIBA
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.22%) QA
2 14 (2.95%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Netcool
1 1 (0.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (9.49%) Oracle
2 33 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.91%) Siebel
4 12 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.53%) SAP
5 11 (2.32%) Teradata
5 11 (2.32%) Ab Initio
6 8 (1.69%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.69%) hybris
7 7 (1.48%) Capita
8 6 (1.27%) Orchard
8 6 (1.27%) Google
8 6 (1.27%) Northgate
8 6 (1.27%) Civica
8 6 (1.27%) Informatica
9 5 (1.05%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.84%) Huawei
10 4 (0.84%) CODA
10 4 (0.84%) Sage
10 4 (0.84%) Nimsoft
Wokingham, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent salary, bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Mason Frank
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago