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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 52 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 85 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.48% 1.99% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 2.13% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 53
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
2226 2110 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.04% 93.12% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1681 1582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £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 17 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 74 (46.25%) Business Analysis
2 60 (37.50%) Project Management
3 41 (25.63%) Finance
3 41 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (15.00%) ISEB
7 21 (13.13%) Telecoms
8 20 (12.50%) Scrum
9 19 (11.88%) Requirements Management
9 19 (11.88%) Degree
10 18 (11.25%) MS Visio
10 18 (11.25%) CMS
10 18 (11.25%) Retail
10 18 (11.25%) Use Case
10 18 (11.25%) SC Cleared
10 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
11 17 (10.63%) UML
12 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 14 (8.75%) Systems Analysis
13 14 (8.75%) Waterfall
14 13 (8.13%) Data Modelling
14 13 (8.13%) Change Management
14 13 (8.13%) BPMN
15 12 (7.50%) ITIL
15 12 (7.50%) Microsoft
15 12 (7.50%) Workflow
15 12 (7.50%) Banking
15 12 (7.50%) IDEF
15 12 (7.50%) Change Control

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 18 (11.25%) CMS
2 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) MS Visio
2 9 (5.63%) MS Office
2 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.63%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (3.13%) SPSS
4 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.63%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.63%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) LucidChart
2 3 (1.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.63%) Taleo
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) Intranet
1 2 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) Big Data
2 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) OLAP
3 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.63%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) ERwin
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 41 (25.63%) Finance
2 21 (13.13%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.25%) Retail
4 12 (7.50%) Banking
5 10 (6.25%) Publishing
6 6 (3.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) REST
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.63%) Human Factors
3 9 (5.63%) Social Media
3 9 (5.63%) Digital Media
3 9 (5.63%) User Experience
4 4 (2.50%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.50%) GIS
5 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.63%) iSeries
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
1 1 (0.63%) Android
1 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.25%) Business Analysis
2 60 (37.50%) Project Management
3 41 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (12.50%) Scrum
6 19 (11.88%) Requirements Management
7 18 (11.25%) Use Case
8 17 (10.63%) UML
9 14 (8.75%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (8.75%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.13%) BPMN
10 13 (8.13%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.13%) Change Management
11 12 (7.50%) ITIL
11 12 (7.50%) IDEF
11 12 (7.50%) Workflow
11 12 (7.50%) Change Control
11 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.63%) Information Architecture
12 9 (5.63%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.63%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) C#
3 4 (2.50%) C++
4 3 (1.88%) Java
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) RPG
5 1 (0.63%) ABAP
5 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) ISEB
2 19 (11.88%) Degree
3 18 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.63%) CCA
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 10 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.50%) Huawei
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle
3 3 (1.88%) Sage
3 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.25%) SAP
4 2 (1.25%) Northgate
4 2 (1.25%) Civica
4 2 (1.25%) Capita
4 2 (1.25%) Orchard
4 2 (1.25%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.63%) Tieto
5 1 (0.63%) CA
5 1 (0.63%) JDA
5 1 (0.63%) Siebel
5 1 (0.63%) Trillium
5 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.63%) Primavera
5 1 (0.63%) BT
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