The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 44 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 94 72 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.50% 3.79% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.75% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 87 66 37
Average salary £42,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1517 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.87% 79.93% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1347 1058
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 69 (40.12%) Finance
2 54 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (22.67%) Project Management
5 38 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (19.77%) ISEB
6 34 (19.77%) Scrum
7 30 (17.44%) MS Office
8 27 (15.70%) QA
9 24 (13.95%) SQL
10 22 (12.79%) UML
10 22 (12.79%) Microsoft
10 22 (12.79%) Degree
10 22 (12.79%) Use Case
11 17 (9.88%) MS Excel
11 17 (9.88%) Data Modelling
12 16 (9.30%) MS Visio
12 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
13 15 (8.72%) BPMN
13 15 (8.72%) Waterfall
14 14 (8.14%) Change Management
14 14 (8.14%) Computer Science
14 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
15 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
15 13 (7.56%) IDEF
15 13 (7.56%) Requirements Management
15 13 (7.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
15 13 (7.56%) Logical Data Model
16 12 (6.98%) Financial Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.65%) Documentum
3 6 (3.49%) FileNet
3 6 (3.49%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.16%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.16%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (17.44%) MS Office
2 17 (9.88%) MS Excel
3 16 (9.30%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.58%) Agresso
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
1 1 (0.58%) Intranet
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.74%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Toad
1 7 (4.07%) ERwin
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 69 (40.12%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Legal
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Marketing
4 5 (2.91%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Law
5 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 140 (81.40%) Analyst
2 129 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 26 (15.12%) Senior Business Analyst
3 26 (15.12%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (7.56%) IT Business Analyst
4 13 (7.56%) Lead Business Analyst
5 10 (5.81%) Architect
5 10 (5.81%) Financial Business Analyst
5 10 (5.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 9 (5.23%) Senior Architect
6 9 (5.23%) TM1 Developer
6 9 (5.23%) Business Architect
6 9 (5.23%) Risk Analyst
6 9 (5.23%) Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Excel Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 7 (4.07%) Credit Analyst
8 7 (4.07%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) .NET
2 3 (1.74%) Ajax
2 3 (1.74%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.16%) HTML
3 2 (1.16%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 54 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.81%) Economics
5 9 (5.23%) Credit Risk
5 9 (5.23%) Derivative
6 5 (2.91%) EPoS
7 2 (1.16%) CESG
7 2 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.58%) Social Network
8 1 (0.58%) RMADS
8 1 (0.58%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.58%) PMI
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) Mac OS
1 3 (1.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.67%) Project Management
3 38 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.77%) Scrum
5 22 (12.79%) UML
5 22 (12.79%) Use Case
6 17 (9.88%) Data Modelling
7 15 (8.72%) BPMN
7 15 (8.72%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.14%) Change Management
9 13 (7.56%) IDEF
9 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.56%) Requirements Management
9 13 (7.56%) Logical Data Model
10 12 (6.98%) Financial Analysis
11 11 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (6.40%) BPR
12 10 (5.81%) CRM
12 10 (5.81%) Quality Management
13 9 (5.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) SQL
2 8 (4.65%) VBA
3 3 (1.74%) VB
3 3 (1.74%) Java
4 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (19.77%) ISEB
2 22 (12.79%) Degree
3 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.40%) CBAP
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CIMA
6 1 (0.58%) CISSP
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.70%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 22 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) IBM
3 8 (4.65%) Oracle
4 7 (4.07%) SAP
5 6 (3.49%) HP
5 6 (3.49%) EMC
5 6 (3.49%) Stellent
5 6 (3.49%) Open Text
6 2 (1.16%) Remedy
6 2 (1.16%) Teradata
7 1 (0.58%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.58%) Sage
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) Cognos
7 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
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