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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 48 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 240 238 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.78% 4.01% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 4.33% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 200 201 191
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,750 £57,500
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
4724 5493 5160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.03% 92.58% 93.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3754 3805 4022
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 £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +13 98 £46,000 -7.07% 9
Slough -13 33 £52,500 +6.06% 3
Maidenhead +20 19 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Windsor +27 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Bracknell +27 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Newbury +2 7 £46,250 +54.16% 4
Hungerford - 3 £45,000 -
Wokingham 0 2 £47,250 +3.84% 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 209 (42.05%) Business Analysis
2 204 (41.05%) Finance
3 170 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
5 111 (22.33%) Retail
5 111 (22.33%) Business Intelligence
6 108 (21.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 104 (20.93%) Degree
8 98 (19.72%) Use Case
9 87 (17.51%) E-Commerce
10 77 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 73 (14.69%) Scrum
12 72 (14.49%) Project Management
12 72 (14.49%) UML
13 70 (14.08%) CRM
14 69 (13.88%) Telecoms
15 60 (12.07%) ERP
15 60 (12.07%) Waterfall
16 57 (11.47%) SQL
17 56 (11.27%) PRINCE2
18 53 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
18 53 (10.66%) User Stories
19 51 (10.26%) Banking
20 49 (9.86%) SDLC
21 48 (9.66%) Oracle
22 43 (8.65%) ETL
23 36 (7.24%) Microsoft
23 36 (7.24%) SQL Server
24 35 (7.04%) ISEB
25 34 (6.84%) Informatica

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.02%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
5 2 (0.40%) Documentum
5 2 (0.40%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Confluence
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (5.03%) MS Office
2 24 (4.83%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) MS Project
6 3 (0.60%) SPSS
7 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 33 (6.64%) Oracle ERP
2 30 (6.04%) HFM
3 8 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.41%) Orchard Housing
5 6 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.01%) SAP PS
6 5 (1.01%) SAP CRM
6 5 (1.01%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.61%) ATM
2 4 (0.80%) Internet
3 3 (0.60%) Wireless
3 3 (0.60%) LAN
3 3 (0.60%) WAN
3 3 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (7.24%) SQL Server
3 34 (6.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 33 (6.64%) Oracle ODI
5 29 (5.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (3.22%) OLAP
7 16 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.22%) Oracle OLAP
8 15 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (3.02%) SQL Navigator
8 15 (3.02%) OLTP
9 10 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (2.01%) QlikView
10 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (4.43%) Toad
1 22 (4.43%) JIRA
2 2 (0.40%) ERwin
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 204 (41.05%) Finance
2 111 (22.33%) Retail
3 69 (13.88%) Telecoms
4 51 (10.26%) Banking
5 21 (4.23%) Automotive
6 20 (4.02%) Billing
6 20 (4.02%) Marketing
7 13 (2.62%) Advertising
8 9 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.01%) Electronics
12 4 (0.80%) Back Office
13 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.62%) .NET
2 11 (2.21%) MDX
2 11 (2.21%) REST
3 7 (1.41%) XML
4 6 (1.21%) Web Services
5 4 (0.80%) HTML
6 2 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.40%) WCF
7 1 (0.20%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 122 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.04%) User Experience
3 29 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.23%) iPad
5 16 (3.22%) FMCG
6 15 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.01%) Statistics
8 9 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.41%) GIS
10 5 (1.01%) DTV
10 5 (1.01%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.80%) iSeries
11 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.40%) NHS
13 2 (0.40%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.61%) Windows
2 4 (0.80%) Android
2 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (42.05%) Business Analysis
2 170 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (22.33%) Business Intelligence
4 108 (21.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (19.72%) Use Case
6 87 (17.51%) E-Commerce
7 77 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 73 (14.69%) Scrum
9 72 (14.49%) Project Management
9 72 (14.49%) UML
10 70 (14.08%) CRM
11 60 (12.07%) ERP
11 60 (12.07%) Waterfall
12 56 (11.27%) PRINCE2
13 53 (10.66%) User Stories
14 49 (9.86%) SDLC
15 43 (8.65%) ETL
16 31 (6.24%) Systems Analysis
16 31 (6.24%) Business Process Mapping
17 30 (6.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (11.47%) SQL
2 19 (3.82%) PL/SQL
3 11 (2.21%) Java
4 8 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.21%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.60%) RPG
8 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 104 (20.93%) Degree
2 35 (7.04%) ISEB
3 4 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) ACCA
5 2 (0.40%) CITP
5 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.40%) CIMA
5 2 (0.40%) AAT
6 1 (0.20%) CISA
6 1 (0.20%) CISM
6 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.20%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.20%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.04%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.40%) GAAP
3 2 (0.40%) TickIT
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (9.66%) Oracle
2 36 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.84%) Informatica
4 33 (6.64%) SAP
5 27 (5.43%) hybris
6 22 (4.43%) JD Edwards
7 19 (3.82%) Hyperion
8 8 (1.61%) Amdocs
9 7 (1.41%) Northgate
9 7 (1.41%) Civica
9 7 (1.41%) Capita
9 7 (1.41%) Orchard
10 5 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.80%) ATG
11 4 (0.80%) IBM
12 3 (0.60%) Cognos
12 3 (0.60%) Progress
12 3 (0.60%) ESRI
13 2 (0.40%) Kofax
13 2 (0.40%) VMware
Wokingham, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + lot's of bens + flex work
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: c£42,000
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50-£55,000 + £5800 Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + 10% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago