Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 64 41
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 +42
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 37 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.97% 2.12% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 2.40% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 40
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -23.08% +57.58%
10th Percentile £36,750 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,250 £76,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 550 584 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 88.71% 88.62% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 426 497 714
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,625 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Slough

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Slough

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Slough over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Slough region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) Change Management
4 20 (54.05%) Use Case
4 20 (54.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (54.05%) Waterfall
4 20 (54.05%) Business Process Modelling
5 19 (51.35%) FMCG
5 19 (51.35%) Project Management
6 16 (43.24%) SDLC
7 15 (40.54%) ISEB
8 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (35.14%) Retail
10 12 (32.43%) BPMN
10 12 (32.43%) User Stories
10 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
10 12 (32.43%) Scrum
10 12 (32.43%) Advertising
10 12 (32.43%) UML
11 11 (29.73%) ITIL
11 11 (29.73%) Six Sigma
12 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (21.62%) Business Change Management
14 8 (21.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 8 (21.62%) DSDM
14 8 (21.62%) Lean Six Sigma
14 8 (21.62%) TOGAF
15 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Power BI
2 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Retail
3 12 (32.43%) Advertising
3 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (13.51%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Analyst
2 34 (91.89%) Business Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (32.43%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) FMCG Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) FMCG Business Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) JDE Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) FMCG
2 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Change Management
3 20 (54.05%) Business Process Modelling
3 20 (54.05%) Use Case
3 20 (54.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (54.05%) Waterfall
4 19 (51.35%) Project Management
5 16 (43.24%) SDLC
6 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (32.43%) BPMN
7 12 (32.43%) Scrum
7 12 (32.43%) UML
7 12 (32.43%) User Stories
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
8 11 (29.73%) Six Sigma
9 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (21.62%) Business Change Management
11 8 (21.62%) DSDM
11 8 (21.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) JD Edwards
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos