The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 116 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 22 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
Senior 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
2239 2143 1868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.04% 91.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1641 1599
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Reading region.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (64.81%) Business Analysis
2 31 (57.41%) Project Management
3 27 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 16 (29.63%) Line Management
4 16 (29.63%) Finance
5 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.52%) UML
7 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.81%) CRM
9 8 (14.81%) BPR
9 8 (14.81%) eTOM
9 8 (14.81%) Degree
9 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (14.81%) Workflow
9 8 (14.81%) Billing
10 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.11%) Use Case
11 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (11.11%) BPMN
11 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (11.11%) Requirements Management
11 6 (11.11%) IDEF
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 6 (11.11%) ISEB

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Billing
2 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Business Analysis
2 31 (57.41%) Project Management
3 27 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 16 (29.63%) Line Management
5 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.52%) UML
8 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.81%) eTOM
9 8 (14.81%) CRM
9 8 (14.81%) BPR
9 8 (14.81%) Workflow
10 6 (11.11%) Scrum
10 6 (11.11%) IDEF
10 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.11%) Requirements Management
10 6 (11.11%) Use Case
10 6 (11.11%) BPMN
10 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C#
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) RPG
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) ISEB
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Tableau
2 1 (1.85%) Nintex
2 1 (1.85%) SAP