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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 64 29 58
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 58 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.34% 6.13% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 7.69% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 43
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,950 £52,500
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
1405 1301 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.79% 79.72% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1130 1038
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (34.25%) Finance
2 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (20.55%) ISEB
5 27 (18.49%) SQL
6 26 (17.81%) Project Management
7 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
8 22 (15.07%) Scrum
9 21 (14.38%) IBM
9 21 (14.38%) Management Information System
9 21 (14.38%) PRINCE2
10 20 (13.70%) SAP
11 17 (11.64%) Oracle
12 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (8.90%) QA
13 13 (8.90%) Change Management
13 13 (8.90%) MS Visio
14 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.22%) MS Office
14 12 (8.22%) Financial Analysis
15 11 (7.53%) CBAP
15 11 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (7.53%) Use Case
15 11 (7.53%) VBA
15 11 (7.53%) ERP
15 11 (7.53%) Service Delivery
16 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.85%) EPoS
16 10 (6.85%) UML
16 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (4.79%) SAS
2 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.42%) Documentum
3 5 (3.42%) FileNet
3 5 (3.42%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.22%) MS Office
3 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.37%) Agresso
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) QlikView
4 5 (3.42%) Pentaho
4 5 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.74%) MS Access
6 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.37%) Essbase
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.37%) OLAP
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.68%) Lombardi
General
1 50 (34.25%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Marketing
3 4 (2.74%) Back Office
4 3 (2.05%) Legal
4 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.05%) Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 107 (73.29%) Analyst
2 92 (63.01%) Business Analyst
3 17 (11.64%) Senior Business Analyst
3 17 (11.64%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (7.53%) Systems Manager
5 10 (6.85%) Solutions Analyst
5 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (6.16%) Consultant
7 8 (5.48%) Business Manager
8 7 (4.79%) Business Systems Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Lead Business Analyst
10 5 (3.42%) SAS BI Consultant
10 5 (3.42%) IT Business Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (2.74%) Change Analyst
12 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Architect
12 3 (2.05%) Software Development Manager
12 3 (2.05%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) .NET
2 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) WCF
4 1 (0.68%) WPF
4 1 (0.68%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.68%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) EPoS
4 5 (3.42%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.42%) Open Source
5 2 (1.37%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.37%) PMI
5 2 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.37%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Social Network
6 1 (0.68%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Windows
1 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (17.81%) Project Management
4 22 (15.07%) Scrum
5 21 (14.38%) PRINCE2
6 13 (8.90%) Change Management
7 12 (8.22%) Financial Analysis
8 11 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (7.53%) Use Case
8 11 (7.53%) ERP
8 11 (7.53%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.85%) UML
9 10 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (6.16%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.16%) Data Management
10 9 (6.16%) Migration
11 8 (5.48%) BPR
11 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.79%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.49%) SQL
2 11 (7.53%) VBA
3 7 (4.79%) VB
4 5 (3.42%) R
4 5 (3.42%) Python
5 4 (2.74%) C#
6 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (20.55%) ISEB
2 11 (7.53%) CBAP
3 10 (6.85%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.38%) IBM
3 20 (13.70%) SAP
4 17 (11.64%) Oracle
5 7 (4.79%) Teradata
6 6 (4.11%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.11%) Cognos
6 6 (4.11%) HP
7 5 (3.42%) EMC
7 5 (3.42%) Stellent
7 5 (3.42%) OpenText
7 5 (3.42%) Tableau
7 5 (3.42%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.37%) Sage
8 2 (1.37%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.68%) ILOG
9 1 (0.68%) Lotus
9 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
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