The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 16 3 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 56 115 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.45% 17.58% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.91% 18.40% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 102 35
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 625 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.11% 95.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 412 538 465
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (59.09%) Finance
2 40 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 38 (34.55%) User Stories
4 37 (33.64%) Use Case
4 37 (33.64%) UML
5 34 (30.91%) Business Analysis
6 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (28.18%) CRM
8 30 (27.27%) Oracle
9 26 (23.64%) Scrum
10 25 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (18.18%) Siebel
12 19 (17.27%) Banking
12 19 (17.27%) Waterfall
13 18 (16.36%) Project Management
14 16 (14.55%) Change Management
15 15 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (13.64%) SQL
15 15 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (12.73%) Retail
16 14 (12.73%) TDD
16 14 (12.73%) SOA
16 14 (12.73%) Advertising
16 14 (12.73%) RESTful
17 13 (11.82%) ETL
17 13 (11.82%) FMCG
18 12 (10.91%) BPMN
18 12 (10.91%) Degree
18 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (10.91%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (6.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Office
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) FTP
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) QlikView
3 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.91%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.73%) JIRA
General
1 65 (59.09%) Finance
2 40 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 19 (17.27%) Banking
4 14 (12.73%) Retail
4 14 (12.73%) Advertising
5 8 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (6.36%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.73%) Marketing
8 2 (1.82%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) RESTful
2 5 (4.55%) XML
3 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (1.82%) HTML
4 2 (1.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.91%) MDX
5 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) FMCG
2 11 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.91%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.82%) Windows
1 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
1 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) User Stories
2 37 (33.64%) Use Case
2 37 (33.64%) UML
3 34 (30.91%) Business Analysis
4 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (28.18%) CRM
6 26 (23.64%) Scrum
7 25 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
8 19 (17.27%) Waterfall
9 18 (16.36%) Project Management
10 16 (14.55%) Change Management
11 15 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (12.73%) TDD
12 14 (12.73%) SOA
13 13 (11.82%) ETL
14 12 (10.91%) BPMN
14 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (1.82%) Groovy
3 2 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
1 12 (10.91%) ISEB
2 5 (4.55%) ACCA
2 5 (4.55%) AAT
3 3 (2.73%) CIMA
4 2 (1.82%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Oracle
2 20 (18.18%) Siebel
3 11 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 11 (10.00%) Teradata
4 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.73%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) Cisco
5 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.82%) Remedy
6 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.91%) Informatica
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum Plus Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago