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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 72 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 136 221 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.34% 3.66% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 3.81% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 104 157 224
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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
3867 5794 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.01% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 4725 3847
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 46 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Newbury +31 14 £50,500 -
Maidenhead +2 10 £48,750 +11.42% 1
Slough +8 9 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Wokingham - 7 £50,000 - 2
Bracknell +2 4 £57,500 +51.31%
Windsor -2 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Hungerford -6 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 126 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (38.30%) Finance
3 104 (36.88%) Business Analysis
4 50 (17.73%) User Stories
5 45 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (15.60%) Waterfall
7 42 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (13.83%) Project Management
8 39 (13.83%) Use Case
9 38 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (11.70%) Scrum
10 33 (11.70%) Retail
11 31 (10.99%) SQL
11 31 (10.99%) Degree
12 27 (9.57%) CRM
13 26 (9.22%) UML
13 26 (9.22%) ITIL
13 26 (9.22%) Process Improvement
13 26 (9.22%) BPMN
13 26 (9.22%) SDLC
14 25 (8.87%) JIRA
14 25 (8.87%) Back Office
15 24 (8.51%) Telecoms
15 24 (8.51%) SAP
15 24 (8.51%) E-Commerce
16 23 (8.16%) ERP
16 23 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (7.45%) Business Development
18 20 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
19 18 (6.38%) Microsoft

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 (2.84%) Confluence
2 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.06%) CMS
4 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (2.48%) MS Office
6 3 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.42%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.71%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.71%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.71%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.90%) Office 365
2 6 (2.13%) Force.com
3 4 (1.42%) Lucidchart
4 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.71%) Taleo
6 1 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) WebEx
2 2 (0.71%) Firewall
2 2 (0.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.06%) MS Access
4 2 (0.71%) Big Data
4 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.35%) Power BI
5 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (8.87%) JIRA
2 13 (4.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.35%) CaliberRM
General
1 108 (38.30%) Finance
2 33 (11.70%) Retail
3 25 (8.87%) Back Office
4 24 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.67%) Marketing
6 7 (2.48%) Banking
7 6 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.77%) Electronics
9 4 (1.42%) Games
10 3 (1.06%) Billing
11 2 (0.71%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.55%) .NET
2 9 (3.19%) SOAP
3 6 (2.13%) HTML
4 5 (1.77%) XML
5 3 (1.06%) Web Services
6 1 (0.35%) Mason
6 1 (0.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.26%) FMCG
2 12 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.19%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.19%) iPad
4 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (0.71%) Fintech
7 2 (0.71%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.71%) iSeries
7 2 (0.71%) NHS
8 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.35%) EPoS
8 1 (0.35%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.35%) Tandem
8 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.48%) Android
1 7 (2.48%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.42%) Windows
3 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (36.88%) Business Analysis
3 50 (17.73%) User Stories
4 44 (15.60%) Waterfall
5 42 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (13.83%) Project Management
6 39 (13.83%) Use Case
7 38 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (11.70%) Scrum
9 27 (9.57%) CRM
10 26 (9.22%) BPMN
10 26 (9.22%) ITIL
10 26 (9.22%) Process Improvement
10 26 (9.22%) SDLC
10 26 (9.22%) UML
11 24 (8.51%) E-Commerce
12 23 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (8.16%) ERP
13 21 (7.45%) Business Development
14 18 (6.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.99%) SQL
2 8 (2.84%) C
3 7 (2.48%) Java
4 2 (0.71%) RPG
5 1 (0.35%) ABAP
5 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.35%) C#
5 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (10.99%) Degree
2 16 (5.67%) ISEB
3 4 (1.42%) CIMA
3 4 (1.42%) IIBA
4 3 (1.06%) ACCA
4 3 (1.06%) CBAP
5 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (8.51%) SAP
2 20 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.13%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.42%) Apttus
6 3 (1.06%) Cisco
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle
6 3 (1.06%) VMware
7 2 (0.71%) Akamai
7 2 (0.71%) Citrix
7 2 (0.71%) IT2
7 2 (0.71%) Sage
7 2 (0.71%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.35%) Splunk
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