The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.31% 9.09% 9.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 9.50% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 51 51
Median salary £38,000 £67,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.70% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £68,000 £57,500
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 314 600 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.62% 95.69% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 281 515 474
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Slough

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Slough

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Slough

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

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 Slough region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
1 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (45.45%) Retail
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Logistics
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) BPR
7 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) SaaS
7 3 (13.64%) PaaS
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) ISEB
8 2 (9.09%) Back Office
9 1 (4.55%) SAP CO

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
1 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Logistics
6 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) BPR
7 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) JDA