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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 77 87 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 58 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.09% 2.80% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.98% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 83
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1218 1947 2259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.83% 94.10% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1535 1574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Finance
3 14 (20.00%) Scrum
3 14 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (17.14%) Project Management
5 10 (14.29%) UML
5 10 (14.29%) XML
6 9 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (12.86%) SDLC
7 8 (11.43%) User Stories
7 8 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (10.00%) SQL
8 7 (10.00%) Back Office
9 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
9 6 (8.57%) Retail
9 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
9 6 (8.57%) Degree
10 5 (7.14%) JIRA
10 5 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (7.14%) ISEB
10 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.14%) CRM
10 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.71%) BigMachines
11 4 (5.71%) Apttus
11 4 (5.71%) Presales

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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Force.com
2 3 (4.29%) Lucidchart
2 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) WebEx
2 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.43%) Power BI
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Back Office
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Fintech
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (20.00%) Scrum
3 12 (17.14%) Project Management
4 10 (14.29%) UML
5 9 (12.86%) SDLC
5 9 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (11.43%) Data Protection
6 8 (11.43%) User Stories
7 5 (7.14%) CRM
7 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL
8 4 (5.71%) Presales
8 4 (5.71%) Product Management
8 4 (5.71%) Validation
8 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) ABAP
3 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.71%) Apttus
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago