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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 47 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 274 201 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.90% 3.43% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 3.68% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 196 141 201
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,300 £65,000 £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
5213 5459 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.19% 93.05% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3853 3961 3977
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +29 111 £55,000 +25.00% 7
Slough +5 55 £50,000 - 6
Bracknell +28 31 £42,500 - 2
Maidenhead +5 18 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Newbury 0 6 £40,000 +86.04% 1
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
Wokingham +11 1 £60,000 +90.47% 2
Hungerford - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 317 (52.22%) Business Analysis
2 227 (37.40%) Finance
3 196 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (25.21%) Telecoms
5 151 (24.88%) Degree
6 143 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 137 (22.57%) Use Case
8 123 (20.26%) CRM
9 113 (18.62%) E-Commerce
10 111 (18.29%) Retail
11 107 (17.63%) UML
12 102 (16.80%) Project Management
13 100 (16.47%) Scrum
14 95 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
15 90 (14.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 83 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
17 78 (12.85%) Billing
18 69 (11.37%) SAP
19 65 (10.71%) ERP
20 64 (10.54%) Banking
21 63 (10.38%) Change Management
22 62 (10.21%) Systems Analysis
23 60 (9.88%) SQL
24 59 (9.72%) Waterfall
25 58 (9.56%) BPR
26 55 (9.06%) Computer Science
27 54 (8.90%) User Stories
28 53 (8.73%) eTOM
29 47 (7.74%) Oracle
29 47 (7.74%) ETL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.65%) WebLogic
3 5 (0.82%) CMS
4 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Documentum
Applications
1 37 (6.10%) MS Visio
2 23 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.46%) MS Office
4 9 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (2.47%) SAP R/3
3 14 (2.31%) SAP FI
3 14 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (2.31%) SAP CO
4 12 (1.98%) HFM
5 6 (0.99%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.82%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (0.49%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.33%) SAP LE
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP PS
9 2 (0.33%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Taleo
1 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.16%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.32%) LAN
1 8 (1.32%) WAN
2 5 (0.82%) ATM
3 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.49%) Broadband
4 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.33%) Wireless
5 2 (0.33%) SMDS
6 1 (0.16%) Internet
6 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 20 (3.29%) Oracle ODI
3 20 (3.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 18 (2.97%) Oracle Database
4 18 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (2.47%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.65%) SQL Navigator
7 10 (1.65%) OLTP
7 10 (1.65%) OLAP
7 10 (1.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.48%) SAP BI
9 8 (1.32%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.15%) Essbase
10 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (5.11%) JIRA
2 20 (3.29%) Toad
3 5 (0.82%) FitNesse
3 5 (0.82%) RSpec
3 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 227 (37.40%) Finance
2 153 (25.21%) Telecoms
3 111 (18.29%) Retail
4 78 (12.85%) Billing
5 64 (10.54%) Banking
6 29 (4.78%) Advertising
7 22 (3.62%) Marketing
8 18 (2.97%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.48%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.15%) Automotive
11 5 (0.82%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.49%) Publishing
12 3 (0.49%) Games
12 3 (0.49%) Front Office
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.47%) .NET
2 12 (1.98%) REST
3 9 (1.48%) XML
4 7 (1.15%) Web Services
4 7 (1.15%) HTML
5 5 (0.82%) BAPI
6 4 (0.66%) RESTful
7 1 (0.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 45 (7.41%) User Experience
4 29 (4.78%) iPad
5 24 (3.95%) FMCG
6 18 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.47%) Statistics
7 15 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.99%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (0.49%) GIS
11 3 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.33%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.16%) DTV
13 1 (0.16%) LIMS
13 1 (0.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (0.99%) Windows
2 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.49%) Android
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (52.22%) Business Analysis
2 196 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (22.57%) Use Case
5 123 (20.26%) CRM
6 113 (18.62%) E-Commerce
7 107 (17.63%) UML
8 102 (16.80%) Project Management
9 100 (16.47%) Scrum
10 90 (14.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 83 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
12 65 (10.71%) ERP
13 63 (10.38%) Change Management
14 62 (10.21%) Systems Analysis
15 59 (9.72%) Waterfall
16 58 (9.56%) BPR
17 54 (8.90%) User Stories
18 53 (8.73%) eTOM
19 47 (7.74%) ETL
20 42 (6.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 60 (9.88%) SQL
2 18 (2.97%) PL/SQL
3 17 (2.80%) ABAP
4 10 (1.65%) Java
5 8 (1.32%) MATLAB
6 6 (0.99%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.33%) Python
8 2 (0.33%) Perl
8 2 (0.33%) C#
8 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.16%) Groovy
9 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 151 (24.88%) Degree
2 43 (7.08%) ISEB
3 11 (1.81%) CCA
4 6 (0.99%) ACCA
4 6 (0.99%) CIMA
4 6 (0.99%) AAT
5 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.16%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.16%) PMP
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) IIBA
7 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.29%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.16%) GAAP
Vendors
1 69 (11.37%) SAP
2 47 (7.74%) Oracle
3 31 (5.11%) hybris
4 29 (4.78%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.79%) Informatica
6 20 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 17 (2.80%) Siebel
7 17 (2.80%) Huawei
8 16 (2.64%) Amdocs
9 12 (1.98%) Hyperion
10 10 (1.65%) Cognos
11 7 (1.15%) Ericsson
11 7 (1.15%) Northgate
11 7 (1.15%) Civica
11 7 (1.15%) Capita
11 7 (1.15%) Orchard
11 7 (1.15%) Comverse
12 6 (0.99%) Remedy
12 6 (0.99%) Cerillion
13 5 (0.82%) TIBCO
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