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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 71 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 59 81 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.92% 4.15% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 5.22% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 66
Average salary £40,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.43% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
1660 1553 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.10% 79.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1354 1418
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 43 (36.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (31.09%) Finance
3 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
4 24 (20.17%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.33%) Analytics
6 19 (15.97%) Project Management
6 19 (15.97%) IBM
7 17 (14.29%) SQL
7 17 (14.29%) SAP
8 16 (13.45%) Oracle
8 16 (13.45%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (12.61%) SPSS
9 15 (12.61%) SAS
9 15 (12.61%) Cognos
9 15 (12.61%) Python
9 15 (12.61%) Business Analytics
9 15 (12.61%) Visualisation
9 15 (12.61%) R
9 15 (12.61%) Tableau
9 15 (12.61%) Pentaho
9 15 (12.61%) Open Source
9 15 (12.61%) QlikView
10 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
10 12 (10.08%) ERP
10 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
11 11 (9.24%) Scrum
11 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (12.61%) SAS
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.84%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) SPSS
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.52%) Agresso
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.84%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (12.61%) QlikView
2 15 (12.61%) Pentaho
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.72%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.88%) Base SAS
5 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.68%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.68%) Essbase
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 37 (31.09%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 3 (2.52%) Legal
4 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Law
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Front Office
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (58.82%) Analyst
2 65 (54.62%) Business Analyst
3 22 (18.49%) Consultant
4 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 9 (7.56%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.72%) SAS BI Consultant
6 8 (6.72%) Systems Manager
6 8 (6.72%) Business Systems Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Business Data Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Lead Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Business Change Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Solutions Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) AWS Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) Architect
10 4 (3.36%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) HTML
1 4 (3.36%) .NET
2 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.52%) CSS
3 2 (1.68%) Web Services
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) JSON
4 1 (0.84%) WCF
4 1 (0.84%) WPF
4 1 (0.84%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.84%) HTML5
4 1 (0.84%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Visualisation
2 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) EPoS
5 2 (1.68%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.68%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.68%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.84%) FMCG
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) PMI
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (20.17%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.33%) Analytics
4 19 (15.97%) Project Management
5 15 (12.61%) Business Analytics
5 15 (12.61%) Open Source
6 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (10.08%) ERP
6 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
6 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.24%) SDLC
7 11 (9.24%) Scrum
7 11 (9.24%) Data Analysis
7 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.40%) Data Management
8 10 (8.40%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (7.56%) User Stories
9 9 (7.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) SQL
2 15 (12.61%) Python
2 15 (12.61%) R
3 5 (4.20%) VBA
4 4 (3.36%) VB
4 4 (3.36%) C#
5 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.97%) IBM
3 17 (14.29%) SAP
4 16 (13.45%) Oracle
5 15 (12.61%) Cognos
5 15 (12.61%) Tableau
6 8 (6.72%) Cloudera
6 8 (6.72%) Teradata
7 3 (2.52%) Sage
8 2 (1.68%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.68%) Informatica
9 1 (0.84%) Lotus
9 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.84%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.84%) HP
9 1 (0.84%) Lagan
9 1 (0.84%) Northgate
9 1 (0.84%) Civica
9 1 (0.84%) Orchard
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