The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 79 46 106
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 65 121 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.12% 5.09% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 5.32% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 86 34
Average salary £50,600 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £42,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1963 2275 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.10% 95.71% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1575 1612
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 91 (57.23%) Business Analysis
2 69 (43.40%) Retail
3 63 (39.62%) Degree
4 62 (38.99%) CRM
5 52 (32.70%) eTOM
6 51 (32.08%) Telecoms
7 49 (30.82%) Billing
8 38 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (22.64%) Computer Science
10 33 (20.75%) Convergent Charging
11 32 (20.13%) E-Commerce
12 29 (18.24%) Business Development
13 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (16.35%) BPR
15 23 (14.47%) ITIL
16 21 (13.21%) ISO 9001
16 21 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (13.21%) Finance
17 20 (12.58%) Oracle
18 19 (11.95%) Workflow
18 19 (11.95%) Big Data
18 19 (11.95%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (11.95%) Smart Meter
19 18 (11.32%) Use Case
20 17 (10.69%) UML
20 17 (10.69%) ERP
21 16 (10.06%) SAP
21 16 (10.06%) Waterfall
21 16 (10.06%) Analytics
21 16 (10.06%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (7.55%) SPSS
2 6 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Office
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (5.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (4.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (3.77%) SAP CRM
5 5 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (1.89%) HFM
7 3 (1.89%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (1.89%) SAP PM
7 3 (1.89%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (11.95%) Big Data
3 10 (6.29%) GIS
4 9 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.40%) MS Access
5 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (7.55%) ERwin
2 4 (2.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.26%) Ant
3 2 (1.26%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.26%) Maven
General
1 69 (43.40%) Retail
2 51 (32.08%) Telecoms
3 49 (30.82%) Billing
4 21 (13.21%) Finance
5 15 (9.43%) Advertising
6 4 (2.52%) Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Web Services
1 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.95%) Smart Meter
3 13 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.55%) Freedom of Information
5 11 (6.92%) Mobile App
6 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.14%) iPad
8 4 (2.52%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.26%) iSeries
10 2 (1.26%) PMI
11 1 (0.63%) Economics
11 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.26%) Linux
2 2 (1.26%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.23%) Business Analysis
2 62 (38.99%) CRM
3 52 (32.70%) eTOM
4 38 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (20.75%) Convergent Charging
6 32 (20.13%) E-Commerce
7 29 (18.24%) Business Development
8 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (16.35%) BPR
10 23 (14.47%) ITIL
11 19 (11.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (11.95%) Workflow
12 18 (11.32%) Use Case
13 17 (10.69%) ERP
13 17 (10.69%) UML
14 16 (10.06%) Analytics
14 16 (10.06%) User Stories
14 16 (10.06%) Waterfall
15 15 (9.43%) RUP
16 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.29%) SQL
2 3 (1.89%) C
3 2 (1.26%) RPG
4 1 (0.63%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (39.62%) Degree
2 13 (8.18%) CITP
3 6 (3.77%) ISEB
4 3 (1.89%) ACCA
4 3 (1.89%) CIMA
5 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) MBCS
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.21%) ISO 9001
2 12 (7.55%) TickIT
3 3 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Oracle
2 16 (10.06%) SAP
3 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.55%) ATG
5 9 (5.66%) ESRI
6 7 (4.40%) Amdocs
7 5 (3.14%) Cognos
7 5 (3.14%) Huawei
7 5 (3.14%) PayPal
8 3 (1.89%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.26%) BancTec
9 2 (1.26%) Endeca
9 2 (1.26%) Planview
10 1 (0.63%) Informatica
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