Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 115 89
Rank change year-on-year -47 -26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 210 381 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 1.75% 2.60% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.97% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 178 299 515
Thames Valley median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £33,925 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £65,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 the Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10392 12843 16253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 86.61% 87.76% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8252 10090 12849
Thames Valley median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the Thames Valley

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the Thames Valley

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the Thames Valley

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -30 100 £52,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire -25 57 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Oxfordshire -6 52 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 87 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.05%) Project Management
3 59 (28.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (27.62%) Finance
5 44 (20.95%) Degree
6 42 (20.00%) Retail
7 39 (18.57%) SQL
7 39 (18.57%) ERP
8 29 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 25 (11.90%) Scrum
11 24 (11.43%) QA
11 24 (11.43%) Waterfall
12 22 (10.48%) Analytics
12 22 (10.48%) Use Case
13 20 (9.52%) CRM
14 18 (8.57%) SDLC
15 17 (8.10%) User Stories
15 17 (8.10%) Data Modelling
15 17 (8.10%) Systems Analysis
16 16 (7.62%) Oracle
16 16 (7.62%) SAP
16 16 (7.62%) ITIL
16 16 (7.62%) PRINCE2
16 16 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
17 15 (7.14%) Change Management
18 14 (6.67%) Data Analysis
18 14 (6.67%) Computer Science
18 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
18 14 (6.67%) Migration

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 (0.95%) IIS
1 2 (0.95%) JBoss
1 2 (0.95%) MS Project Server
1 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.95%) WildFly
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (5.71%) SAP ERP
2 11 (5.24%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.90%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.95%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.48%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.48%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.48%) Kypera Housing
6 1 (0.48%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.48%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.48%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.48%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.48%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) SaaS
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.90%) Force.com
3 4 (1.90%) Office 365
4 3 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.43%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.90%) MPLS
2 4 (1.90%) VoIP
2 4 (1.90%) WAN
3 2 (0.95%) SMS
4 1 (0.48%) Broadband
4 1 (0.48%) NAS
4 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.81%) Essbase
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (3.33%) Big Data
4 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.90%) DB2
5 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.43%) Power BI
6 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.48%) IDMS
8 1 (0.48%) QlikView
8 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (4.76%) JIRA
2 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (27.62%) Finance
2 42 (20.00%) Retail
3 13 (6.19%) Legal
4 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.81%) Banking
6 5 (2.38%) Law
6 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.43%) Advertising
7 3 (1.43%) Marketing
7 3 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.43%) Retail Finance
8 2 (0.95%) Automotive
8 2 (0.95%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (59.52%) Analyst
2 114 (54.29%) Business Analyst
3 20 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 16 (7.62%) Consultant
5 15 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 15 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (6.67%) Architect
7 11 (5.24%) Software Manager
7 11 (5.24%) Software Project Manager
8 10 (4.76%) Business Manager
8 10 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.29%) Business Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.29%) Developer
9 9 (4.29%) Product Owner
10 8 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 8 (3.81%) Product Business Analyst
10 8 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.81%) Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (3.33%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) .NET
2 7 (3.33%) Web Services
3 4 (1.90%) CSS
3 4 (1.90%) HTML
3 4 (1.90%) REST
3 4 (1.90%) SOAP
4 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.43%) jQuery
5 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.95%) HTML5
5 2 (0.95%) JAXB
5 2 (0.95%) JSP
5 2 (0.95%) JSTL
5 2 (0.95%) POJO
6 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.48%) Mason
6 1 (0.48%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.48%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.48%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 14 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.81%) User Experience
2 8 (3.81%) Virtual Team
3 7 (3.33%) EPoS
3 7 (3.33%) Robotics
3 7 (3.33%) Tandem
4 5 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.90%) Internet of Things
5 4 (1.90%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.95%) Fintech
7 2 (0.95%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.05%) Project Management
3 59 (28.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (18.57%) ERP
5 29 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (11.90%) Scrum
7 24 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 22 (10.48%) Analytics
8 22 (10.48%) Use Case
9 20 (9.52%) CRM
10 18 (8.57%) SDLC
11 17 (8.10%) Data Modelling
11 17 (8.10%) Systems Analysis
11 17 (8.10%) User Stories
12 16 (7.62%) ITIL
12 16 (7.62%) PRINCE2
12 16 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (7.14%) Change Management
14 14 (6.67%) ETL
14 14 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.57%) SQL
2 8 (3.81%) Java
2 8 (3.81%) PL/SQL
3 7 (3.33%) C#
4 5 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) ABAP
6 1 (0.48%) C++
6 1 (0.48%) R
6 1 (0.48%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.95%) Degree
2 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.38%) ISEB
5 4 (1.90%) PMP
6 3 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.95%) CCIE
7 2 (0.95%) CCNP
7 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.95%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.95%) MCITP
7 2 (0.95%) MCSE
7 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.48%) ACCA
8 1 (0.48%) CBAP
8 1 (0.48%) CIMA
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) QA
2 5 (2.38%) PMO
3 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.90%) GDPR
4 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.95%) P3O
6 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.62%) Oracle
2 16 (7.62%) SAP
3 10 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 8 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.33%) Blue Prism
5 7 (3.33%) IBM
6 4 (1.90%) JDA
6 4 (1.90%) VMware
7 3 (1.43%) Cadence
7 3 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (0.95%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.48%) Capita
9 1 (0.48%) Charles River
9 1 (0.48%) Citrix
9 1 (0.48%) Civica
9 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.48%) Northgate
9 1 (0.48%) Orchard
9 1 (0.48%) Sage