The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 91 206 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.64% 4.01% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 4.22% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 175 215
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £37,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £68,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
3290 4878 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.33% 94.92% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 4008 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 25 £47,500 - 5
Maidenhead +6 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wokingham +6 14 £47,500 -17.39%
Slough -7 13 £38,000 -41.53% 1
Newbury +9 4 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Bracknell -5 4 - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 96 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.00%) Finance
3 67 (29.26%) Business Analysis
4 43 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (17.90%) User Stories
6 39 (17.03%) Project Management
7 34 (14.85%) UML
7 34 (14.85%) Retail
8 33 (14.41%) Scrum
9 32 (13.97%) E-Commerce
10 31 (13.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
12 24 (10.48%) Process Improvement
12 24 (10.48%) SDLC
12 24 (10.48%) JIRA
13 23 (10.04%) ERP
13 23 (10.04%) XML
14 21 (9.17%) Degree
15 19 (8.30%) Use Case
15 19 (8.30%) Waterfall
16 18 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (7.86%) CRM
17 17 (7.42%) Test Scripting
17 17 (7.42%) BPMN
18 16 (6.99%) RUP
18 16 (6.99%) SAP
19 15 (6.55%) PRINCE2
19 15 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (6.55%) Telecoms
19 15 (6.55%) Dynamics AX

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.49%) Confluence
2 5 (2.18%) CMS
3 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.37%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.31%) MS Office
4 3 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (6.55%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.75%) BigMachines
3 4 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.31%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.44%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Force.com
1 5 (2.18%) Office 365
2 3 (1.31%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) WebEx
2 2 (0.87%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.44%) Power BI
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (10.48%) JIRA
2 13 (5.68%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.44%) CaliberRM
General
1 71 (31.00%) Finance
2 34 (14.85%) Retail
3 15 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.24%) Back Office
5 11 (4.80%) Marketing
6 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.18%) Banking
7 5 (2.18%) Electronics
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.04%) XML
2 12 (5.24%) HTML
3 8 (3.49%) SOAP
4 5 (2.18%) .NET
5 3 (1.31%) REST
6 2 (0.87%) Web Services
7 1 (0.44%) iXBRL
7 1 (0.44%) Mason
7 1 (0.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.68%) FMCG
3 12 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.06%) iPad
4 7 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.44%) Fintech
6 1 (0.44%) iSeries
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.44%) PMI
6 1 (0.44%) Social Media
6 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.24%) Windows
2 1 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.26%) Business Analysis
3 41 (17.90%) User Stories
4 39 (17.03%) Project Management
5 34 (14.85%) UML
6 33 (14.41%) Scrum
7 32 (13.97%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (10.48%) Process Improvement
9 24 (10.48%) SDLC
10 23 (10.04%) ERP
11 19 (8.30%) Use Case
11 19 (8.30%) Waterfall
12 18 (7.86%) CRM
12 18 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (7.42%) BPMN
13 17 (7.42%) Test Scripting
14 16 (6.99%) RUP
15 15 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (6.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.80%) SQL
2 3 (1.31%) Java
3 1 (0.44%) ABAP
3 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.44%) C
3 1 (0.44%) C#
3 1 (0.44%) RPG
3 1 (0.44%) VB
3 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (9.17%) Degree
2 11 (4.80%) ISEB
3 4 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.31%) CBAP
4 3 (1.31%) IIBA
5 1 (0.44%) CIMA
5 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.99%) SAP
3 11 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.62%) JD Edwards
5 5 (2.18%) Apttus
5 5 (2.18%) Oracle
6 3 (1.31%) Cisco
6 3 (1.31%) Sage
6 3 (1.31%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.31%) VMware
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) Aprimo
7 1 (0.44%) hybris
7 1 (0.44%) Zuora
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