The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 20 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 52 70 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 9.52% 11.59% 14.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.85% 12.22% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 70
Average salary £49,500 £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.66% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 573 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.70% 94.87% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 431 496 461
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Slough

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 67 (60.91%) Finance
2 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 39 (35.45%) UML
5 34 (30.91%) Telecoms
6 33 (30.00%) Use Case
7 31 (28.18%) User Stories
7 31 (28.18%) Scrum
8 27 (24.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (23.64%) CRM
9 26 (23.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 22 (20.00%) Banking
11 20 (18.18%) Retail
11 20 (18.18%) Advertising
12 19 (17.27%) Project Management
12 19 (17.27%) ISEB
12 19 (17.27%) FMCG
13 18 (16.36%) BPMN
13 18 (16.36%) Oracle
13 18 (16.36%) Change Management
14 16 (14.55%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
15 15 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (13.64%) Degree
15 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (12.73%) Siebel
17 12 (10.91%) Marketing
18 11 (10.00%) ACCA
18 11 (10.00%) People Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.45%) CMS
2 4 (3.64%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.55%) SAP R/3
3 4 (3.64%) SAP FI
3 4 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (3.64%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.91%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Intranet
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) VLAN
2 2 (1.82%) LTE
2 2 (1.82%) 4G
2 2 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.82%) ATM
2 2 (1.82%) SDH
2 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.91%) QlikView
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.91%) DataStage
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 67 (60.91%) Finance
2 34 (30.91%) Telecoms
3 22 (20.00%) Banking
4 20 (18.18%) Retail
4 20 (18.18%) Advertising
5 12 (10.91%) Marketing
6 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.64%) Billing
8 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.64%) WCF
1 4 (3.64%) RESTful
2 3 (2.73%) .NET
3 2 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (0.91%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) FMCG
2 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Social Media
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.82%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.91%) Statistics
6 1 (0.91%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Windows
1 4 (3.64%) Windows XP
1 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (3.64%) Windows 8
1 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 39 (35.45%) UML
4 33 (30.00%) Use Case
5 31 (28.18%) User Stories
5 31 (28.18%) Scrum
6 27 (24.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (23.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (23.64%) CRM
8 22 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 19 (17.27%) Project Management
10 18 (16.36%) Change Management
10 18 (16.36%) BPMN
11 16 (14.55%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (10.00%) People Management
14 10 (9.09%) Analytics
14 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.45%) SQL
2 5 (4.55%) ABAP
3 2 (1.82%) Groovy
3 2 (1.82%) Scala
3 2 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) ISEB
2 15 (13.64%) Degree
3 11 (10.00%) ACCA
4 10 (9.09%) AAT
5 9 (8.18%) CIMA
6 5 (4.55%) ICAEW
7 4 (3.64%) CCA
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) OpenView
1 1 (0.91%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle
2 14 (12.73%) Siebel
3 9 (8.18%) Ab Initio
3 9 (8.18%) Teradata
3 9 (8.18%) SAP
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.45%) Google
5 6 (5.45%) hybris
6 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.73%) Cisco
6 3 (2.73%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.91%) Informatica
8 1 (0.91%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) BMC
8 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.91%) Sage
8 1 (0.91%) Remedy
8 1 (0.91%) Kofax
8 1 (0.91%) Cramer