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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 23 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 40 49 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.45% 9.66% 21.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 9.80% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 119
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
507 500 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.41% 98.62% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 419 420 544
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 85 (67.46%) Finance
2 61 (48.41%) Business Analysis
3 58 (46.03%) Use Case
4 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (37.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 45 (35.71%) UML
7 42 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (31.75%) Waterfall
9 38 (30.16%) Scrum
10 37 (29.37%) User Stories
11 34 (26.98%) Banking
12 33 (26.19%) Telecoms
13 31 (24.60%) Project Management
14 29 (23.02%) Degree
15 27 (21.43%) FMCG
15 27 (21.43%) Retail
15 27 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
15 27 (21.43%) Change Management
16 26 (20.63%) ISEB
16 26 (20.63%) Advertising
16 26 (20.63%) BPMN
17 21 (16.67%) E-Commerce
18 19 (15.08%) ITIL
19 17 (13.49%) SAP
20 14 (11.11%) DSDM
20 14 (11.11%) Six Sigma
20 14 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
21 13 (10.32%) CRM
22 11 (8.73%) .NET
22 11 (8.73%) SQL Server

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.56%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.94%) SAP R/3
2 8 (6.35%) SAP CO
2 8 (6.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (6.35%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.38%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.17%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.38%) QlikView
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.59%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.79%) MS Access
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 85 (67.46%) Finance
2 34 (26.98%) Banking
3 33 (26.19%) Telecoms
4 27 (21.43%) Retail
5 26 (20.63%) Advertising
6 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
7 8 (6.35%) Marketing
8 7 (5.56%) Billing
9 5 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) .NET
2 8 (6.35%) REST
3 3 (2.38%) MDX
4 2 (1.59%) RESTful
5 1 (0.79%) HTML
5 1 (0.79%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.43%) FMCG
2 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.94%) User Experience
4 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.97%) Statistics
7 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.79%) LIMS
8 1 (0.79%) NHS
8 1 (0.79%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
1 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.41%) Business Analysis
2 58 (46.03%) Use Case
3 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (35.71%) UML
6 42 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (31.75%) Waterfall
8 38 (30.16%) Scrum
9 37 (29.37%) User Stories
10 31 (24.60%) Project Management
11 27 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
11 27 (21.43%) Change Management
12 26 (20.63%) BPMN
13 21 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 19 (15.08%) ITIL
15 14 (11.11%) DSDM
15 14 (11.11%) Six Sigma
15 14 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
16 13 (10.32%) CRM
17 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.35%) SQL
1 8 (6.35%) ABAP
2 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.79%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) Scala
3 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Degree
2 26 (20.63%) ISEB
3 8 (6.35%) CCA
4 4 (3.17%) AAT
4 4 (3.17%) ACCA
4 4 (3.17%) CIMA
5 1 (0.79%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) GAAP
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) SAP
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Siebel
4 6 (4.76%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.38%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.59%) Manugistics
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.79%) Agilent
7 1 (0.79%) Teradata
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
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