The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 64 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 82 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.26% 1.86% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 2.46% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 50
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Business Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1947 1747 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.48% 75.46% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1350 1223
Average salary £52,500 £47,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 66 (44.59%) Project Management
2 50 (33.78%) Finance
3 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.95%) Telecoms
5 28 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (16.89%) Scrum
8 24 (16.22%) ISEB
9 23 (15.54%) UML
9 23 (15.54%) Migration
10 22 (14.86%) Banking
11 21 (14.19%) Use Case
12 20 (13.51%) Data Migration
12 20 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 20 (13.51%) CRM
13 19 (12.84%) Data Modelling
14 17 (11.49%) SaaS
14 17 (11.49%) Requirements Management
15 16 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (10.81%) SQL
15 16 (10.81%) Oracle
16 15 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (9.46%) Waterfall
18 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
18 13 (8.78%) Mentoring
18 13 (8.78%) Degree
18 13 (8.78%) BPMN
19 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
19 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
19 12 (8.11%) IDEF

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (6.08%) IIS
2 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.03%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.41%) MS Office
3 7 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.35%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.35%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.35%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.35%) Maximo
4 1 (0.68%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Force.com
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP
5 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.35%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 50 (33.78%) Finance
2 31 (20.95%) Telecoms
3 22 (14.86%) Banking
4 9 (6.08%) Retail
5 7 (4.73%) Marketing
6 6 (4.05%) Billing
7 5 (3.38%) Legal
7 5 (3.38%) Avionics
8 4 (2.70%) Aerospace
9 3 (2.03%) Publishing
10 2 (1.35%) Automotive
10 2 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 79 (53.38%) Analyst
2 74 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 32 (21.62%) Architect
3 32 (21.62%) Senior Business Analyst
3 32 (21.62%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (12.84%) Consultant
5 15 (10.14%) Project Manager
6 14 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (8.11%) Business Architect
7 12 (8.11%) Senior Architect
8 8 (5.41%) ScrumMaster
8 8 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Business Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.05%) Implementation Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 6 (4.05%) CRM Consultant
10 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.43%) HTML
2 10 (6.76%) .NET
3 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.73%) XML
5 4 (2.70%) jQuery
5 4 (2.70%) ADO.NET
6 3 (2.03%) REST
7 2 (1.35%) CSS
7 2 (1.35%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.68%) Velocity
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.68%) PMI
4 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Android
2 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.59%) Project Management
2 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (16.89%) Scrum
5 23 (15.54%) Migration
5 23 (15.54%) UML
6 21 (14.19%) Use Case
7 20 (13.51%) Data Migration
7 20 (13.51%) CRM
8 19 (12.84%) Data Modelling
9 17 (11.49%) Requirements Management
10 14 (9.46%) Waterfall
11 13 (8.78%) BPMN
11 13 (8.78%) Mentoring
12 12 (8.11%) IDEF
12 12 (8.11%) Change Management
13 11 (7.43%) Product Management
14 10 (6.76%) Change Control
15 9 (6.08%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (6.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.81%) SQL
2 12 (8.11%) C#
3 4 (2.70%) C++
3 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.35%) VBA
4 2 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) ISEB
2 13 (8.78%) Degree
3 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (10.81%) Oracle
1 16 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.43%) Sage
4 6 (4.05%) Northgate
4 6 (4.05%) Civica
4 6 (4.05%) Capita
4 6 (4.05%) Orchard
4 6 (4.05%) SAP
4 6 (4.05%) NetSuite
5 4 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.70%) Huawei
6 3 (2.03%) Primavera
7 2 (1.35%) Tieto
7 2 (1.35%) IBM
7 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.68%) SunGard
8 1 (0.68%) CA
8 1 (0.68%) Siebel
8 1 (0.68%) Progress
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago