Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 145 125
Rank change year-on-year -15 -20 -44
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 101 115 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.55% 1.82% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.08% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 98 211
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,125 £72,500 £68,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 5,869 5,527 7,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.26% 87.55% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,723 4,314 6,254
Berkshire median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £30,663
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +17 31 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Reading -22 16 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Maidenhead -24 16 £52,500 - 2
Newbury +2 5 £57,500 +47.44%
Windsor -8 4 £46,250 -
Bracknell -10 4 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Wokingham - 4 £56,250 - 1
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 50 (49.50%) Finance
1 50 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.55%) Project Management
3 28 (27.72%) ITIL
4 26 (25.74%) SDLC
5 24 (23.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (21.78%) Change Management
7 21 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
8 20 (19.80%) Degree
9 19 (18.81%) SQL
9 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (17.82%) Retail
10 18 (17.82%) Use Case
10 18 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (16.83%) FMCG
11 17 (16.83%) Scrum
12 16 (15.84%) Business Process Modelling
13 14 (13.86%) ISEB
14 12 (11.88%) SAP
14 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Excel
14 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis
14 12 (11.88%) Analytics
15 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
16 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (9.90%) Oracle
16 10 (9.90%) UML
16 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects

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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.99%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.99%) Maximo
3 1 (0.99%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.99%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.99%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.99%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.99%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.99%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) PaaS
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.95%) Big Data
6 5 (4.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (4.95%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.95%) Lumira
6 5 (4.95%) Power BI
6 5 (4.95%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (4.95%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.99%) QlikView
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.96%) JIRA
3 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (49.50%) Finance
2 18 (17.82%) Retail
3 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.91%) Advertising
5 6 (5.94%) Marketing
6 4 (3.96%) Banking
6 4 (3.96%) Front Office
7 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Law
8 1 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (63.37%) Analyst
2 58 (57.43%) Business Analyst
3 14 (13.86%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (13.86%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Lead Business Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Release Manager
7 7 (6.93%) IT Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Consultant
8 6 (5.94%) Finance Business Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) FMCG Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) FMCG Business Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) XML
2 2 (1.98%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.98%) CSS
2 2 (1.98%) EDI
2 2 (1.98%) HTML
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.83%) FMCG
3 10 (9.90%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.96%) Derivative
4 4 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.55%) Project Management
3 28 (27.72%) ITIL
4 26 (25.74%) SDLC
5 24 (23.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (21.78%) Change Management
7 21 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
8 19 (18.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (17.82%) Use Case
10 17 (16.83%) Scrum
11 16 (15.84%) Business Process Modelling
12 12 (11.88%) Analytics
12 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis
13 10 (9.90%) Six Sigma
13 10 (9.90%) TOGAF
13 10 (9.90%) UML
13 10 (9.90%) User Stories
14 9 (8.91%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) Python
3 2 (1.98%) R
3 2 (1.98%) VBA
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) RPG
4 1 (0.99%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 14 (13.86%) ISEB
3 7 (6.93%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCITP
5 2 (1.98%) MCP
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.98%) PgMP
5 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ACCA
6 1 (0.99%) CBAP
6 1 (0.99%) CIMA
6 1 (0.99%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) SAP
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) JD Edwards
4 7 (6.93%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.93%) Tableau
5 6 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.97%) Charles River
7 1 (0.99%) Adobe
7 1 (0.99%) Cognos
7 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.99%) Teradata