The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 36 44 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 24 16 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.33% 3.19% 11.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.18% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 55
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
467 383 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.30% 76.45% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 358 320 454
Average salary £50,000 £52,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% -0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Slough

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (58.46%) Project Management
4 32 (49.23%) Scrum
5 31 (47.69%) Waterfall
6 30 (46.15%) User Stories
7 28 (43.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (41.54%) Telecoms
8 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (40.00%) Use Case
9 26 (40.00%) Change Management
10 23 (35.38%) Banking
10 23 (35.38%) Retail
11 22 (33.85%) Advertising
11 22 (33.85%) ISEB
11 22 (33.85%) UML
11 22 (33.85%) BPMN
11 22 (33.85%) FMCG
11 22 (33.85%) SDLC
12 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (18.46%) Degree
13 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.31%) SOA
13 8 (12.31%) Time Management
13 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
13 8 (12.31%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (12.31%) User Experience
13 8 (12.31%) REST
14 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
14 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) MS Access
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 27 (41.54%) Telecoms
3 23 (35.38%) Banking
3 23 (35.38%) Retail
4 22 (33.85%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Analyst
2 45 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Business Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Change Manager
5 8 (12.31%) Financial Business Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Business Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Graduate
9 2 (3.08%) Junior
9 2 (3.08%) Junior Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Information Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Change Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) FMCG
2 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.31%) User Experience
4 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (58.46%) Project Management
3 32 (49.23%) Scrum
4 31 (47.69%) Waterfall
5 30 (46.15%) User Stories
6 28 (43.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (40.00%) Use Case
8 26 (40.00%) Change Management
9 22 (33.85%) UML
9 22 (33.85%) BPMN
9 22 (33.85%) SDLC
10 8 (12.31%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (12.31%) Time Management
10 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.31%) SOA
11 7 (10.77%) TDD
11 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.23%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) Java
2 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.15%) PHP
2 4 (6.15%) C#
2 4 (6.15%) C++
2 4 (6.15%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) ISEB
2 12 (18.46%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.54%) IIBA
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.62%) SAP
2 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
3 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft