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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 76 72 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.39% 12.27% 15.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.04% 12.86% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 86
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
631 560 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.60% 95.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 490 470 468
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £65,000
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 22 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 69 (56.10%) Finance
2 52 (42.28%) Business Analysis
3 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (33.33%) Use Case
5 39 (31.71%) UML
6 35 (28.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (27.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (23.58%) Scrum
9 26 (21.14%) Waterfall
10 24 (19.51%) Telecoms
10 24 (19.51%) CRM
11 23 (18.70%) Oracle
11 23 (18.70%) Banking
12 20 (16.26%) Advertising
12 20 (16.26%) SAP
12 20 (16.26%) User Stories
12 20 (16.26%) Degree
13 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (15.45%) Systems Analysis
14 18 (14.63%) Retail
14 18 (14.63%) Change Management
14 18 (14.63%) Project Management
14 18 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (13.82%) ISEB
16 16 (13.01%) Siebel
16 16 (13.01%) BPMN
16 16 (13.01%) FMCG
17 15 (12.20%) Marketing
17 15 (12.20%) ERP
18 14 (11.38%) ITIL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (4.88%) CMS
2 4 (3.25%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) SAP R/3
2 6 (4.88%) SAP FI
2 6 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (4.88%) SAP CO
2 6 (4.88%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.25%) SAP SD
3 4 (3.25%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Intranet
1 4 (3.25%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) VLAN
2 2 (1.63%) LTE
2 2 (1.63%) 4G
2 2 (1.63%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.63%) ATM
2 2 (1.63%) SDH
2 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (5.69%) SAP BW
3 7 (5.69%) SAP BI
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.44%) QlikView
7 2 (1.63%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.81%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 69 (56.10%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 23 (18.70%) Banking
4 20 (16.26%) Advertising
5 18 (14.63%) Retail
6 15 (12.20%) Marketing
7 13 (10.57%) Manufacturing
8 6 (4.88%) Billing
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) BAPI
2 4 (3.25%) WCF
3 3 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.01%) FMCG
3 6 (4.88%) Social Media
4 4 (3.25%) Statistics
5 2 (1.63%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) DTV
6 1 (0.81%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
1 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.25%) Windows 8
2 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.28%) Business Analysis
2 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (33.33%) Use Case
4 39 (31.71%) UML
5 35 (28.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (27.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (23.58%) Scrum
8 26 (21.14%) Waterfall
9 24 (19.51%) CRM
10 20 (16.26%) User Stories
11 19 (15.45%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (14.63%) Project Management
12 18 (14.63%) Change Management
13 16 (13.01%) BPMN
14 15 (12.20%) ERP
15 14 (11.38%) ITIL
16 13 (10.57%) People Management
17 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
18 11 (8.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) ABAP
2 8 (6.50%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) Degree
2 17 (13.82%) ISEB
3 7 (5.69%) ACCA
4 6 (4.88%) CIMA
4 6 (4.88%) CCA
4 6 (4.88%) AAT
5 4 (3.25%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) OpenView
1 1 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Oracle
2 20 (16.26%) SAP
3 16 (13.01%) Siebel
4 12 (9.76%) Business Objects
4 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.88%) Google
5 6 (4.88%) hybris
6 2 (1.63%) Teradata
6 2 (1.63%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.81%) ComArch
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) BMC
7 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) Sage
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy
Slough
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Plus package
Posted: 3 days ago