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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 12 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 58 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 9.27% 10.96% 17.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.93% 11.18% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 100
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £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
534 519 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.36% 98.11% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 459 443 550
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 27 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 86 (62.77%) Finance
2 61 (44.53%) Business Analysis
3 56 (40.88%) Use Case
4 55 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (32.12%) UML
5 44 (32.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (29.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (27.01%) Scrum
8 36 (26.28%) Waterfall
9 34 (24.82%) User Stories
10 33 (24.09%) Banking
11 32 (23.36%) Telecoms
12 31 (22.63%) Degree
13 29 (21.17%) Systems Analysis
14 28 (20.44%) Project Management
15 25 (18.25%) Change Management
16 24 (17.52%) SAP
16 24 (17.52%) Advertising
17 23 (16.79%) Retail
17 23 (16.79%) FMCG
18 22 (16.06%) BPMN
18 22 (16.06%) ISEB
19 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
20 19 (13.87%) Oracle
21 18 (13.14%) ITIL
21 18 (13.14%) CRM
22 16 (11.68%) Manufacturing
22 16 (11.68%) ERP
23 15 (10.95%) ABAP
23 15 (10.95%) Business Intelligence

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (2.92%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.73%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.11%) MS Office
3 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (9.49%) SAP R/3
2 10 (7.30%) SAP FI
2 10 (7.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (7.30%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.92%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.19%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.03%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (5.84%) SAP BI
4 6 (4.38%) SAP BW
4 6 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.19%) QlikView
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.46%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.73%) MS Access
8 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 86 (62.77%) Finance
2 33 (24.09%) Banking
3 32 (23.36%) Telecoms
4 24 (17.52%) Advertising
5 23 (16.79%) Retail
6 16 (11.68%) Manufacturing
7 11 (8.03%) Marketing
8 9 (6.57%) Billing
9 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) .NET
2 8 (5.84%) REST
3 5 (3.65%) BAPI
4 2 (1.46%) HTML
4 2 (1.46%) RESTful
5 1 (0.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.79%) FMCG
2 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.30%) User Experience
4 6 (4.38%) Statistics
4 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.73%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
6 1 (0.73%) LIMS
6 1 (0.73%) VAX
6 1 (0.73%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.92%) Windows
1 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.53%) Business Analysis
2 56 (40.88%) Use Case
3 55 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (32.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 44 (32.12%) UML
5 40 (29.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (27.01%) Scrum
7 36 (26.28%) Waterfall
8 34 (24.82%) User Stories
9 29 (21.17%) Systems Analysis
10 28 (20.44%) Project Management
11 25 (18.25%) Change Management
12 22 (16.06%) BPMN
13 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
14 18 (13.14%) ITIL
14 18 (13.14%) CRM
15 16 (11.68%) ERP
16 15 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (10.22%) Six Sigma
17 14 (10.22%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.95%) ABAP
2 8 (5.84%) SQL
3 2 (1.46%) Java
4 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.73%) Groovy
4 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (22.63%) Degree
2 22 (16.06%) ISEB
3 10 (7.30%) CCA
4 3 (2.19%) ACCA
4 3 (2.19%) CIMA
4 3 (2.19%) AAT
5 1 (0.73%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) GAAP
1 1 (0.73%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) SAP
2 19 (13.87%) Oracle
3 12 (8.76%) Siebel
4 11 (8.03%) Business Objects
5 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.19%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.19%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.46%) Manugistics
8 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.73%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.73%) Teradata
8 1 (0.73%) Agilent
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