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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 34 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 50 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.31% 9.80% 12.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 10.29% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 69
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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
582 486 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.72% 95.29% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 489 426 526
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 38 (50.00%) Finance
2 33 (43.42%) Use Case
3 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 23 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (27.63%) Scrum
8 20 (26.32%) Retail
8 20 (26.32%) UML
8 20 (26.32%) User Stories
8 20 (26.32%) SDLC
9 19 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 17 (22.37%) Change Management
11 15 (19.74%) Banking
12 14 (18.42%) Project Management
12 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
12 14 (18.42%) FMCG
13 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
13 13 (17.11%) BPMN
13 13 (17.11%) ISEB
13 13 (17.11%) Advertising
14 10 (13.16%) Automotive
14 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (13.16%) MDX
14 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.16%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.84%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.21%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.32%) MS Access
General
1 38 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Retail
3 19 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 15 (19.74%) Banking
5 13 (17.11%) Advertising
6 10 (13.16%) Automotive
7 8 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) MDX
2 7 (9.21%) REST
2 7 (9.21%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) FMCG
2 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.21%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.63%) Statistics
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Use Case
2 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 23 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (27.63%) Scrum
7 20 (26.32%) UML
7 20 (26.32%) User Stories
7 20 (26.32%) SDLC
8 17 (22.37%) Change Management
9 14 (18.42%) Project Management
9 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
10 13 (17.11%) BPMN
10 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
11 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (13.16%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
14 7 (9.21%) SOA
14 7 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) ISEB
2 8 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ACCA
3 2 (2.63%) CIMA
3 2 (2.63%) AAT
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.32%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) GAAP
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) Manugistics
4 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
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