The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 84 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 93 140 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.84% 3.11% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.22% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 83 125 168
Median salary £50,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

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 3105 4346 4938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.53% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2504 3510 3724
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 £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +33 33 £47,500 - 3
Slough -20 15 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Maidenhead +3 11 £45,000 -12.19% 3
Windsor -4 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Newbury -19 2 £36,688 -9.41%
Wokingham +17 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 72 (41.62%) Business Analysis
2 60 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.48%) Finance
4 38 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (20.81%) Retail
6 29 (16.76%) UML
6 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
7 26 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (13.87%) Degree
8 24 (13.87%) Scrum
8 24 (13.87%) Project Management
9 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
9 22 (12.72%) XML
10 21 (12.14%) ITIL
11 17 (9.83%) User Stories
11 17 (9.83%) ERP
11 17 (9.83%) Telecoms
12 16 (9.25%) PRINCE2
12 16 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (8.67%) Test Scripting
14 14 (8.09%) Use Case
14 14 (8.09%) SDLC
14 14 (8.09%) Dynamics AX
15 13 (7.51%) RUP
15 13 (7.51%) CRM
16 12 (6.94%) Data Protection
17 11 (6.36%) ISEB
17 11 (6.36%) Business Process Analysis
18 10 (5.78%) Asset Management
18 10 (5.78%) Migration

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 6 (3.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Confluence
2 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.31%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.31%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.73%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.16%) BPCS
5 1 (0.58%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) PaaS
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Force.com
3 1 (0.58%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
1 1 (0.58%) MVNO
1 1 (0.58%) SNMP
1 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.58%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) JIRA
2 2 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (29.48%) Finance
2 36 (20.81%) Retail
3 17 (9.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.89%) Banking
6 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 3 (1.73%) Advertising
7 3 (1.73%) Back Office
7 3 (1.73%) Games
8 2 (1.16%) Automotive
8 2 (1.16%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.72%) XML
2 10 (5.78%) HTML
3 4 (2.31%) REST
4 2 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (0.58%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.47%) EPoS
3 6 (3.47%) iPad
4 2 (1.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Online Games
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.62%) Business Analysis
2 60 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
4 29 (16.76%) UML
5 24 (13.87%) Project Management
5 24 (13.87%) Scrum
6 21 (12.14%) ITIL
7 17 (9.83%) ERP
7 17 (9.83%) User Stories
8 16 (9.25%) PRINCE2
8 16 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (8.67%) Test Scripting
10 14 (8.09%) SDLC
10 14 (8.09%) Use Case
11 13 (7.51%) CRM
11 13 (7.51%) RUP
12 12 (6.94%) Data Protection
13 11 (6.36%) Business Process Analysis
14 10 (5.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.20%) SQL
2 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (13.87%) Degree
2 11 (6.36%) ISEB
3 4 (2.31%) CCA
3 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) PMO
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.47%) IBM
2 6 (3.47%) SAP
3 4 (2.31%) Charles River
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle
4 3 (1.73%) Sage
4 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.16%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.16%) Infor
5 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.58%) Aprimo
6 1 (0.58%) Apttus
6 1 (0.58%) Birst
6 1 (0.58%) Cegedim Rx
6 1 (0.58%) Cognos
6 1 (0.58%) JDA
6 1 (0.58%) Siebel
6 1 (0.58%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) VMware
6 1 (0.58%) Zuora
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