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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 100 87 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 39 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.56% 2.44% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.61% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 44
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £27,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 52 (54.74%) Finance
2 43 (45.26%) Project Management
3 19 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 19 (20.00%) SaaS
4 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
4 17 (17.89%) Banking
5 16 (16.84%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (16.84%) SQL
5 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
5 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
6 14 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.74%) Migration
6 14 (14.74%) Degree
6 14 (14.74%) Data Migration
7 12 (12.63%) SAP
8 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
8 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.53%) Cognos
9 10 (10.53%) ITIL
9 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 10 (10.53%) Business Objects
10 9 (9.47%) MS Office
10 9 (9.47%) CRM
10 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
10 9 (9.47%) ISEB
11 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (8.42%) Data Governance
12 7 (7.37%) MS Project

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Office
2 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.37%) MS Project
4 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.05%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.26%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.11%) CA Clarity
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Broadband
1 1 (1.05%) LAN
1 1 (1.05%) PBX
1 1 (1.05%) VoIP
1 1 (1.05%) WAN
1 1 (1.05%) DHCP
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.37%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.32%) SAP BW
4 6 (6.32%) OLAP
4 6 (6.32%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (5.26%) DataStage
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.11%) MS Access
8 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 52 (54.74%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 17 (17.89%) Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Billing
6 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (47.37%) Business Analyst
1 45 (47.37%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) Consultant
3 14 (14.74%) Project Manager
4 12 (12.63%) Architect
5 10 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Information Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) CRM Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Graduate Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) BSS Architect
10 3 (3.16%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Business Project Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
2 5 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.11%) GIS
2 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.05%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.05%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Project Management
2 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
3 14 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (14.74%) Migration
3 14 (14.74%) Data Migration
4 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.53%) ITIL
6 9 (9.47%) CRM
7 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Data Governance
8 7 (7.37%) ERP
9 6 (6.32%) Quality Management
9 6 (6.32%) Data Management
9 6 (6.32%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.32%) Change Control
9 6 (6.32%) Master Data Management
10 5 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.16%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) VBA
4 2 (2.11%) Java
5 1 (1.05%) IronPython
5 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) ISEB
3 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.11%) CISA
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
1 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (12.63%) SAP
3 10 (10.53%) Cognos
3 10 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.32%) Northgate
4 6 (6.32%) Civica
4 6 (6.32%) Capita
4 6 (6.32%) Orchard
5 5 (5.26%) Informatica
6 4 (4.21%) Sage
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle
6 4 (4.21%) Huawei
6 4 (4.21%) NetSuite
7 3 (3.16%) Charles River
8 2 (2.11%) Primavera
8 2 (2.11%) CA
9 1 (1.05%) Tableau
9 1 (1.05%) Adobe
9 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
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