The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 66 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 73 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.06% 1.86% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 2.66% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 70
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1753 1577 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.47% 69.75% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1228 1444
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
Berkshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Reading region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Reading

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 45 (40.18%) Project Management
2 36 (32.14%) Finance
3 25 (22.32%) Telecoms
4 21 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 21 (18.75%) CRM
5 20 (17.86%) Banking
6 18 (16.07%) Migration
6 18 (16.07%) SQL
6 18 (16.07%) Data Migration
7 17 (15.18%) ISEB
8 16 (14.29%) Use Case
8 16 (14.29%) SaaS
9 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
9 15 (13.39%) UML
9 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.50%) Oracle
10 14 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (11.61%) C#
12 12 (10.71%) .NET
12 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.71%) Degree
13 11 (9.82%) Requirements Management
13 11 (9.82%) Northgate
13 11 (9.82%) Civica
13 11 (9.82%) Capita
13 11 (9.82%) Orchard
13 11 (9.82%) Retail

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.93%) IIS
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Office
3 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.79%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.79%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.89%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.89%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Broadband
1 1 (0.89%) LAN
1 1 (0.89%) PBX
1 1 (0.89%) WAN
1 1 (0.89%) DHCP
1 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.68%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.89%) ERwin
General
1 36 (32.14%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Telecoms
3 20 (17.86%) Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Retail
5 5 (4.46%) Avionics
6 4 (3.57%) Billing
7 3 (2.68%) Legal
8 2 (1.79%) Back Office
8 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Analyst
2 46 (41.07%) Business Analyst
3 24 (21.43%) Architect
4 19 (16.96%) Project Manager
4 19 (16.96%) Consultant
5 14 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Business Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Business Architect
8 6 (5.36%) CRM Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.46%) Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Systems Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 11 (9.82%) HTML
3 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.57%) ADO.NET
4 4 (3.57%) XML
4 4 (3.57%) jQuery
5 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.68%) CSS
6 2 (1.79%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.89%) Human Factors
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
2 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.18%) Project Management
2 21 (18.75%) CRM
3 18 (16.07%) Migration
3 18 (16.07%) Data Migration
4 16 (14.29%) Use Case
5 15 (13.39%) UML
5 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.82%) Requirements Management
9 10 (8.93%) Product Management
10 9 (8.04%) Change Control
10 9 (8.04%) Change Management
11 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.25%) BPMN
12 7 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (6.25%) Scrum
12 7 (6.25%) ITIL
12 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) SQL
2 13 (11.61%) C#
3 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.79%) VBA
5 1 (0.89%) IronPython
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) ISEB
2 12 (10.71%) Degree
3 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Oracle
1 14 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) Northgate
2 11 (9.82%) Civica
2 11 (9.82%) Capita
2 11 (9.82%) Orchard
3 10 (8.93%) Sage
4 6 (5.36%) NetSuite
5 5 (4.46%) Huawei
5 5 (4.46%) SAP
6 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.68%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.79%) Primavera
8 1 (0.89%) Tieto
8 1 (0.89%) IBM
8 1 (0.89%) CA
8 1 (0.89%) Trillium
8 1 (0.89%) Adobe
8 1 (0.89%) SunGard
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £43000 - £46000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + travel allowance, health care, pension
Posted: 28 days ago