The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 30 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 113 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.19% 2.95% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 3.91% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 107 41 35
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1392 1330 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.23% 75.40% 71.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1101 907
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 119 (62.63%) Finance
2 70 (36.84%) Degree
3 59 (31.05%) Banking
4 57 (30.00%) QA
5 36 (18.95%) Project Management
6 35 (18.42%) MS Office
7 33 (17.37%) Computer Science
7 33 (17.37%) Economics
8 31 (16.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (16.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (15.26%) Investment Banking
10 26 (13.68%) Use Case
11 25 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (13.16%) Data Modelling
11 25 (13.16%) Data Analysis
12 24 (12.63%) User Stories
13 23 (12.11%) PRINCE2
14 21 (11.05%) ISEB
15 20 (10.53%) Retail
16 18 (9.47%) MS Visio
16 18 (9.47%) UML
16 18 (9.47%) Oracle
16 18 (9.47%) Scrum
16 18 (9.47%) Change Management
17 17 (8.95%) Microsoft
17 17 (8.95%) SuccessFactors
18 16 (8.42%) Relational Database
18 16 (8.42%) SQL
19 15 (7.89%) BPMN
20 13 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.11%) Documentum
2 3 (1.58%) FileNet
Applications
1 35 (18.42%) MS Office
2 18 (9.47%) MS Visio
3 13 (6.84%) MS Excel
4 9 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (4.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.05%) CA Clarity
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.95%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.42%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.11%) DataStage
4 4 (2.11%) OLAP
4 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) DB2
7 1 (0.53%) MS Access
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Bugzilla
1 4 (2.11%) Toad
2 3 (1.58%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.53%) ERwin
General
1 119 (62.63%) Finance
2 59 (31.05%) Banking
3 29 (15.26%) Investment Banking
4 20 (10.53%) Retail
5 10 (5.26%) Advertising
6 9 (4.74%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.74%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (1.05%) Front Office
7 2 (1.05%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 150 (78.95%) Analyst
2 145 (76.32%) Business Analyst
3 39 (20.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 39 (20.53%) Financial Business Analyst
4 26 (13.68%) Senior Analyst
4 26 (13.68%) Senior Business Analyst
5 20 (10.53%) Banking Business Analyst
6 14 (7.37%) IT Business Analyst
7 13 (6.84%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.16%) Operations Manager
11 6 (3.16%) Trainer
11 6 (3.16%) Consultant
11 6 (3.16%) Developer
11 6 (3.16%) IT Operations Manager
11 6 (3.16%) Lead Business Analyst
11 6 (3.16%) Operations Project Manager
12 5 (2.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.74%) .NET
2 4 (2.11%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.11%) CSS
2 4 (2.11%) HTML
3 3 (1.58%) jQuery
3 3 (1.58%) SOAP
3 3 (1.58%) XML
4 2 (1.05%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.05%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.37%) Computer Science
1 33 (17.37%) Economics
2 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.32%) Reference Data
3 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.63%) FMCG
4 4 (2.11%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.11%) Derivative
5 2 (1.05%) Equities
5 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) iSeries
6 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.63%) UNIX
1 5 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.95%) Project Management
2 31 (16.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (16.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (13.68%) Use Case
4 25 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.16%) Data Modelling
4 25 (13.16%) Data Analysis
5 24 (12.63%) User Stories
6 23 (12.11%) PRINCE2
7 18 (9.47%) UML
7 18 (9.47%) Scrum
7 18 (9.47%) Change Management
8 15 (7.89%) BPMN
9 13 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (6.32%) Quality Management
11 11 (5.79%) Financial Analysis
12 10 (5.26%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (5.26%) Migration
12 10 (5.26%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.42%) SQL
2 6 (3.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.11%) PHP
3 4 (2.11%) VB.NET
3 4 (2.11%) C#
4 3 (1.58%) PHP5
4 3 (1.58%) C++
4 3 (1.58%) Python
5 2 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 70 (36.84%) Degree
2 21 (11.05%) ISEB
3 11 (5.79%) CBAP
4 4 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (9.47%) Oracle
2 17 (8.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.11%) HP
3 4 (2.11%) Hyperion
3 4 (2.11%) Informatica
4 2 (1.05%) SAP
4 2 (1.05%) Primavera
4 2 (1.05%) CA
4 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.05%) Siebel
4 2 (1.05%) Google
5 1 (0.53%) Endeca
5 1 (0.53%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car Allownace + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £375 - £475 per day + likely extension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 21 days ago