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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 113 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 32 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
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
2346 2249 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 92.90% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1751 1556
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (85.37%) Project Management
2 29 (70.73%) Business Analysis
3 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (36.59%) UML
5 15 (36.59%) Waterfall
6 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (34.15%) ISEB
6 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (29.27%) Scrum
7 12 (29.27%) IDEF
7 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
7 12 (29.27%) Line Management
7 12 (29.27%) Requirements Management
7 12 (29.27%) Use Case
7 12 (29.27%) BPMN
7 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
7 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
10 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (12.20%) Change Control
12 4 (9.76%) Change Management
12 4 (9.76%) SQL
13 3 (7.32%) .NET
13 3 (7.32%) Oracle
13 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
13 3 (7.32%) Web Services
13 3 (7.32%) C#
13 3 (7.32%) Java

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Project Management
2 29 (70.73%) Business Analysis
3 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (36.59%) UML
5 15 (36.59%) Waterfall
6 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (29.27%) Scrum
7 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
7 12 (29.27%) IDEF
7 12 (29.27%) Requirements Management
7 12 (29.27%) Use Case
7 12 (29.27%) BPMN
7 12 (29.27%) Line Management
8 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Change Control
10 4 (9.76%) Change Management
11 3 (7.32%) SSADM
12 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
13 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) ISEB
2 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft