The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 47 17 46
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 21 66 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.79% 9.51% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 12.07% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 20
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 547 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.96% 78.82% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 371 460 342
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
4 12 (25.00%) User Stories
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (25.00%) TDD
4 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.00%) SOA
5 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
5 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
6 10 (20.83%) Workflow
6 10 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (20.83%) Validation
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) ITIL
6 10 (20.83%) SLA
6 10 (20.83%) PRINCE
7 8 (16.67%) .NET
7 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 8 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (16.67%) RESTful
8 7 (14.58%) MVC
8 7 (14.58%) C#
8 7 (14.58%) HTML
8 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.58%) CSS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 10 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (10.42%) Advertising
5 4 (8.33%) Marketing
6 3 (6.25%) Banking
6 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Retail
7 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Analyst
1 41 (85.42%) Business Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
1 8 (16.67%) RESTful
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) User Stories
1 12 (25.00%) Scrum
1 12 (25.00%) TDD
1 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (25.00%) SOA
2 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Workflow
3 10 (20.83%) Validation
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) PRINCE
4 8 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (14.58%) MVC
6 5 (10.42%) Use Case
7 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) BT