Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 163 122
Rank change year-on-year +27 -41 -30
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 123 95 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.04% 1.49% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.68% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 98 74 140
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,175 £68,000
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,549 5,641 7,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.02% 88.54% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,305 4,421 5,903
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Berkshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +21 42 £56,500 +13.00% 3
Reading -10 32 £47,014 +4.48% 4
Maidenhead - 22 £52,500 - 1
Wokingham - 6 £66,250 -
Bracknell -11 5 £52,500 -22.22% 3
Newbury +20 4 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Windsor - 1 £52,500 - 1
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 55 (44.72%) Finance
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.40%) Project Management
3 44 (35.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 37 (30.08%) Retail
5 35 (28.46%) SDLC
6 34 (27.64%) Change Management
7 32 (26.02%) Workshop Facilitation
8 31 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (25.20%) FMCG
8 31 (25.20%) Waterfall
9 28 (22.76%) Use Case
10 27 (21.95%) Business Process Modelling
10 27 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (21.95%) ITIL
11 26 (21.14%) Scrum
12 24 (19.51%) ISEB
13 23 (18.70%) User Stories
14 20 (16.26%) Advertising
15 19 (15.45%) BPMN
15 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
15 19 (15.45%) UML
15 19 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (14.63%) Analytics
16 18 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (13.82%) Data Modelling
18 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
18 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
18 14 (11.38%) SAP
18 14 (11.38%) SQL

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (1.63%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.63%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.81%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.81%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.81%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
1 1 (0.81%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.07%) Big Data
6 5 (4.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.07%) Lumira
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.07%) Power BI
6 5 (4.07%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (4.07%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) OLAP
8 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.25%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (44.72%) Finance
2 37 (30.08%) Retail
3 20 (16.26%) Advertising
4 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
5 10 (8.13%) Banking
5 10 (8.13%) Legal
6 6 (4.88%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Billing
8 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.81%) German Language
8 1 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (61.79%) Analyst
2 69 (56.10%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
3 21 (17.07%) Senior Business Analyst
4 20 (16.26%) Lead Business Analyst
5 16 (13.01%) Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Consultant
7 8 (6.50%) IT Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) FMCG Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) FMCG Business Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Release Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Salesforce Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (0.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.81%) EDI
2 1 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.20%) FMCG
2 27 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Robotics
4 8 (6.50%) Tandem
4 8 (6.50%) User Experience
5 7 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.40%) Project Management
3 44 (35.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 35 (28.46%) SDLC
5 34 (27.64%) Change Management
6 32 (26.02%) Workshop Facilitation
7 31 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (25.20%) Waterfall
8 28 (22.76%) Use Case
9 27 (21.95%) Business Process Modelling
9 27 (21.95%) ITIL
10 26 (21.14%) Scrum
11 23 (18.70%) User Stories
12 19 (15.45%) BPMN
12 19 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (15.45%) UML
13 18 (14.63%) Analytics
13 18 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (13.82%) Data Modelling
15 14 (11.38%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.63%) VBA
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.81%) RPG
4 1 (0.81%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 24 (19.51%) ISEB
2 14 (11.38%) Degree
3 6 (4.88%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ACCA
5 1 (0.81%) CBAP
5 1 (0.81%) CIMA
5 1 (0.81%) IIBA
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
1 14 (11.38%) SAP
2 9 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (6.50%) Automation Anywhere
3 8 (6.50%) Blue Prism
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle
3 8 (6.50%) UiPath
4 7 (5.69%) JD Edwards
4 7 (5.69%) ServiceNow
4 7 (5.69%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe
5 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.81%) Siebel