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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 53 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 106 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.36% 2.22% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 2.39% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 31 35
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2247 2174 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.36% 92.87% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1637 1586
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 162 (66.94%) Business Analysis
2 83 (34.30%) Finance
3 80 (33.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (32.64%) CRM
5 65 (26.86%) Telecoms
6 63 (26.03%) Retail
6 63 (26.03%) Degree
7 62 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (24.38%) E-Commerce
9 49 (20.25%) Billing
10 48 (19.83%) Project Management
10 48 (19.83%) Use Case
11 44 (18.18%) Scrum
12 42 (17.36%) eTOM
13 40 (16.53%) BPR
14 39 (16.12%) UML
15 38 (15.70%) Business Development
16 34 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (11.16%) Computer Science
18 26 (10.74%) User Experience
18 26 (10.74%) Banking
19 25 (10.33%) Workflow
19 25 (10.33%) Business Process Mapping
20 24 (9.92%) Mentoring
21 23 (9.50%) JIRA
21 23 (9.50%) hybris
22 22 (9.09%) iPad
22 22 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
22 22 (9.09%) B2C
23 21 (8.68%) Management Information System

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (2.89%) CMS
2 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.83%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.41%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) ATM
2 2 (0.83%) Broadband
2 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.65%) EDRMS
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.83%) ActiveReports
3 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) QlikView
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (9.50%) JIRA
General
1 83 (34.30%) Finance
2 65 (26.86%) Telecoms
3 63 (26.03%) Retail
4 49 (20.25%) Billing
5 26 (10.74%) Banking
6 7 (2.89%) Marketing
7 5 (2.07%) Spanish Language
7 5 (2.07%) Publishing
8 4 (1.65%) Advertising
9 3 (1.24%) Automotive
9 3 (1.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.48%) .NET
2 5 (2.07%) XML
2 5 (2.07%) REST
3 2 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.74%) User Experience
3 22 (9.09%) iPad
4 21 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.65%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.24%) GIS
7 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.41%) DTV
8 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.41%) FMCG
8 1 (0.41%) Economics
8 1 (0.41%) Derivative
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.83%) Windows
1 2 (0.83%) Android
1 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (66.94%) Business Analysis
2 80 (33.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (32.64%) CRM
4 62 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (24.38%) E-Commerce
6 48 (19.83%) Project Management
6 48 (19.83%) Use Case
7 44 (18.18%) Scrum
8 42 (17.36%) eTOM
9 40 (16.53%) BPR
10 39 (16.12%) UML
11 38 (15.70%) Business Development
12 34 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (10.33%) Business Process Mapping
13 25 (10.33%) Workflow
14 24 (9.92%) Mentoring
15 22 (9.09%) B2C
15 22 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
16 20 (8.26%) Systems Analysis
17 17 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.79%) SQL
2 6 (2.48%) Java
3 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.65%) C#
4 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (26.03%) Degree
2 13 (5.37%) ISEB
3 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) AAT
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ACCA
4 1 (0.41%) CIPFA
4 1 (0.41%) CIMA
4 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.37%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 23 (9.50%) hybris
2 17 (7.02%) Huawei
3 14 (5.79%) Amdocs
4 10 (4.13%) SAP
5 7 (2.89%) Ericsson
5 7 (2.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.89%) Comverse
6 6 (2.48%) Cerillion
7 4 (1.65%) Northgate
7 4 (1.65%) Civica
7 4 (1.65%) Capita
7 4 (1.65%) Orchard
7 4 (1.65%) Progress
8 3 (1.24%) Tableau
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle
9 2 (0.83%) Cognos
10 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.41%) Informatica
10 1 (0.41%) JDA
10 1 (0.41%) Nokia
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