The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 68 56
Rank change year-on-year -40 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 80 185 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.37% 3.69% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.89% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 69 163 178
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3203 4754 5179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.80% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2593 3882 3834
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Berkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Berkshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 19 £42,500 -2.26% 4
Slough -10 14 £38,000 -43.70% 1
Wokingham +7 12 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Maidenhead -8 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Newbury +16 6 £52,500 +10.52%
Bracknell +8 5 - - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 80 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.93%) Finance
3 54 (27.41%) Business Analysis
4 38 (19.29%) Project Management
5 36 (18.27%) UML
6 35 (17.77%) Retail
7 30 (15.23%) E-Commerce
7 30 (15.23%) Scrum
7 30 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
9 27 (13.71%) User Stories
10 26 (13.20%) Degree
10 26 (13.20%) XML
11 22 (11.17%) SDLC
12 21 (10.66%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (9.64%) CRM
14 18 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (8.63%) ERP
15 17 (8.63%) Test Scripting
15 17 (8.63%) Waterfall
16 16 (8.12%) Dynamics AX
16 16 (8.12%) RUP
17 15 (7.61%) Process Improvement
18 14 (7.11%) Use Case
18 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
19 13 (6.60%) MS Excel
19 13 (6.60%) PRINCE2
19 13 (6.60%) HTML
19 13 (6.60%) Computer Science
20 12 (6.09%) ITIL

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (2.03%) CMS
1 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.57%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.03%) MS Office
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (8.12%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.03%) BigMachines
2 4 (2.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Force.com
1 4 (2.03%) Office 365
1 4 (2.03%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) PaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.51%) VoIP
1 1 (0.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.51%) Power BI
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.08%) JIRA
2 4 (2.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.51%) CaliberRM
General
1 57 (28.93%) Finance
2 35 (17.77%) Retail
3 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.08%) Back Office
5 9 (4.57%) Marketing
6 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.52%) Electronics
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
8 2 (1.02%) Automotive
8 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.02%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.20%) XML
2 13 (6.60%) HTML
3 4 (2.03%) .NET
4 3 (1.52%) REST
4 3 (1.52%) SOAP
5 2 (1.02%) Web Services
6 1 (0.51%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.58%) FMCG
4 6 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.54%) iPad
6 2 (1.02%) NHS
6 2 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (0.51%) Fintech
7 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.41%) Business Analysis
3 38 (19.29%) Project Management
4 36 (18.27%) UML
5 30 (15.23%) E-Commerce
5 30 (15.23%) Scrum
6 27 (13.71%) User Stories
7 22 (11.17%) SDLC
8 21 (10.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (9.64%) CRM
10 18 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (8.63%) ERP
11 17 (8.63%) Test Scripting
11 17 (8.63%) Waterfall
12 16 (8.12%) RUP
13 15 (7.61%) Process Improvement
14 14 (7.11%) Use Case
15 13 (6.60%) PRINCE2
16 12 (6.09%) ITIL
17 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.57%) SQL
2 3 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) ABAP
3 1 (0.51%) C#
3 1 (0.51%) VB
3 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Degree
2 8 (4.06%) ISEB
3 4 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.52%) CBAP
4 3 (1.52%) IIBA
5 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) PMO
2 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (3.55%) SAP
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle
5 5 (2.54%) Apttus
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco
6 3 (1.52%) Sage
6 3 (1.52%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) Aprimo
7 1 (0.51%) Birst
7 1 (0.51%) Cegedim Rx
7 1 (0.51%) hybris
7 1 (0.51%) JDA
7 1 (0.51%) Siebel
7 1 (0.51%) Zuora
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