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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 26 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.18% 10.82% 9.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.48% 11.39% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 63 49
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
625 606 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.45% 94.98% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 536 492 524
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) Finance
3 39 (48.75%) Business Analysis
4 27 (33.75%) Change Management
4 27 (33.75%) Use Case
5 22 (27.50%) UML
6 21 (26.25%) ITIL
7 20 (25.00%) BPMN
8 19 (23.75%) Waterfall
8 19 (23.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (21.25%) DSDM
9 17 (21.25%) SDLC
10 16 (20.00%) CRM
10 16 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (16.25%) Degree
12 12 (15.00%) Automotive
13 10 (12.50%) Project Management
14 9 (11.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 9 (11.25%) Requirements Management
14 9 (11.25%) TOGAF
15 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
15 8 (10.00%) User Stories
15 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
15 8 (10.00%) Integration Testing
15 8 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
16 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
17 6 (7.50%) Ab Initio
17 6 (7.50%) Teradata

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (3.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.25%) Bankmaster
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.25%) Finacle
3 1 (1.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) Big Data
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Automotive
3 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) .NET
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.75%) FMCG
3 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) SCORM
4 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Business Analysis
3 27 (33.75%) Change Management
3 27 (33.75%) Use Case
4 22 (27.50%) UML
5 21 (26.25%) ITIL
6 20 (25.00%) BPMN
7 19 (23.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (23.75%) Waterfall
8 17 (21.25%) DSDM
8 17 (21.25%) SDLC
9 16 (20.00%) CRM
9 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 9 (11.25%) Requirements Management
11 9 (11.25%) TOGAF
12 8 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 8 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
12 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
12 8 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) C#
1 1 (1.25%) C++
1 1 (1.25%) Java
1 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) ISEB
2 4 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.75%) IIBA
3 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MBA
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (7.50%) Ab Initio
2 6 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (7.50%) Teradata
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe
5 2 (2.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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