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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 112 62 96
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 4.25% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 4.46% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 91 38
Median salary £42,993 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.01% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,425 £40,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1806 2356 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.80% 95.27% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1611 1720
Median salary £50,000 £47,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.54% +5.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 2 May 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 57 (56.44%) Business Analysis
2 51 (50.50%) Degree
3 49 (48.51%) CRM
4 42 (41.58%) Telecoms
5 40 (39.60%) eTOM
6 36 (35.64%) Billing
7 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
8 28 (27.72%) Retail
9 27 (26.73%) Convergent Charging
10 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (18.81%) BPR
12 18 (17.82%) Business Development
13 15 (14.85%) Workflow
14 14 (13.86%) ITIL
15 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
15 13 (12.87%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (12.87%) ISO 9001
15 13 (12.87%) Project Management
15 13 (12.87%) Advertising
15 13 (12.87%) Smart Meter
15 13 (12.87%) Big Data
16 12 (11.88%) Oracle
17 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
17 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
18 10 (9.90%) Analytics
18 10 (9.90%) ATG
18 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
18 10 (9.90%) ERP
18 10 (9.90%) SQL

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 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) SPSS
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (8.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.98%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.99%) HFM
4 1 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Big Data
1 13 (12.87%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MS Access
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.95%) GIS
4 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) MySQL
5 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) ERwin
2 4 (3.96%) JIRA
3 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.98%) Ant
4 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.98%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (41.58%) Telecoms
2 36 (35.64%) Billing
3 28 (27.72%) Retail
4 13 (12.87%) Advertising
5 9 (8.91%) Finance
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Military
7 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.99%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.87%) Smart Meter
3 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.92%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.98%) PMI
9 1 (0.99%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Business Analysis
2 49 (48.51%) CRM
3 40 (39.60%) eTOM
4 27 (26.73%) Convergent Charging
5 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (18.81%) BPR
6 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (17.82%) Business Development
8 15 (14.85%) Workflow
9 14 (13.86%) ITIL
10 13 (12.87%) Project Management
11 10 (9.90%) Analytics
11 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.90%) ERP
12 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (8.91%) TOGAF
13 8 (7.92%) Change Management
13 8 (7.92%) CMMI
13 8 (7.92%) Data Management
13 8 (7.92%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) C
2 2 (1.98%) C#
2 2 (1.98%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (50.50%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) CITP
3 5 (4.95%) ISEB
4 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ACCA
5 1 (0.99%) CIMA
5 1 (0.99%) MBCS
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) ISO 9001
2 8 (7.92%) TickIT
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.90%) ATG
4 8 (7.92%) SAP
5 5 (4.95%) Amdocs
5 5 (4.95%) ESRI
6 4 (3.96%) Huawei
7 3 (2.97%) Cognos
8 2 (1.98%) BancTec
9 1 (0.99%) Endeca
9 1 (0.99%) Hyperion