The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 94 73
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 33 38 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.52% 2.14% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.37% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 76
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1104 1603 1959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.27% 90.31% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1247 1415
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Reading

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Reading

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Reading over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (35.56%) Project Management
2 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.78%) ISEB
6 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
6 8 (17.78%) Requirements Management
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (15.56%) Product Management
7 7 (15.56%) Migration
7 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle
7 7 (15.56%) HTML
7 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
8 6 (13.33%) Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.33%) CRM
9 5 (11.11%) Sage
9 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 5 (11.11%) SaaS
9 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (11.11%) QlikView
9 5 (11.11%) Statistics

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (11.11%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.11%) QlikView
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.44%) DTS
4 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) Power BI
4 2 (4.44%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.22%) QGIS
5 1 (2.22%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
5 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Analyst
2 25 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 9 (20.00%) Consultant
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Business Manager
6 5 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) CRM Manager
6 5 (11.11%) CRM Project Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Business Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) IPTV
3 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Project Management
1 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.78%) Requirements Management
5 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 7 (15.56%) Product Management
6 6 (13.33%) Analytics
6 6 (13.33%) CRM
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Statistics
7 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ACCA
4 1 (2.22%) CIMA
4 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MBA
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Sage
2 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (11.11%) Zoho
3 4 (8.89%) Charles River
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) ESRI
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook
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