The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 84 58 88
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 96 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.78% 4.24% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 4.41% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 88 44
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
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
1749 2178 2225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.11% 96.12% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1635 1576
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 25 July 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (48.10%) Business Analysis
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.85%) Degree
4 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (22.78%) Finance
6 17 (21.52%) Project Management
7 15 (18.99%) SQL
7 15 (18.99%) User Stories
8 14 (17.72%) Telecoms
9 13 (16.46%) CRM
10 12 (15.19%) Scrum
11 11 (13.92%) Retail
11 11 (13.92%) SDLC
12 10 (12.66%) ERP
13 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
13 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
13 9 (11.39%) MS Access
13 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
13 9 (11.39%) Software Delivery
13 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
14 8 (10.13%) Back Office
15 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (8.86%) Spreadsheet
15 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (8.86%) Business Development
15 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
15 7 (8.86%) Office 365
16 6 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (7.59%) Dynamics NAV
16 6 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (7.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.80%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.27%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) MS Access
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.27%) GIS
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Ant
3 2 (2.53%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.53%) Maven
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Telecoms
3 11 (13.92%) Retail
4 8 (10.13%) Back Office
5 5 (6.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Military
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
1 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Informatics
5 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Android
1 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Business Analysis
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (21.52%) Project Management
5 15 (18.99%) User Stories
6 13 (16.46%) CRM
7 12 (15.19%) Scrum
8 11 (13.92%) SDLC
9 10 (12.66%) ERP
10 9 (11.39%) Software Delivery
10 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.86%) Business Development
12 6 (7.59%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (6.33%) eTOM
13 5 (6.33%) Requirements Management
13 5 (6.33%) Time Management
14 4 (5.06%) Change Management
14 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
14 4 (5.06%) IT Governance
14 4 (5.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) C
3 2 (2.53%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ISEB
3 3 (3.80%) ACCA
3 3 (3.80%) CIMA
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Huawei
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.27%) ESRI
3 1 (1.27%) IBM
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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