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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 44 49 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 85 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.32% 3.97% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 5.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 68 65 28
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1500 1571 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.18% 77.89% 71.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1383 1065
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 115 (58.97%) Finance
2 52 (26.67%) Banking
3 51 (26.15%) Degree
4 42 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (21.03%) QA
6 40 (20.51%) Project Management
7 28 (14.36%) MS Office
8 26 (13.33%) Investment Banking
9 23 (11.79%) Data Analysis
9 23 (11.79%) Retail
9 23 (11.79%) Use Case
10 22 (11.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (11.28%) Validation
11 21 (10.77%) ISEB
12 19 (9.74%) Microsoft
12 19 (9.74%) UML
12 19 (9.74%) Data Modelling
13 18 (9.23%) Content Management
14 17 (8.72%) PRINCE2
15 16 (8.21%) MS Visio
15 16 (8.21%) MS Excel
15 16 (8.21%) Economics
15 16 (8.21%) Scrum
15 16 (8.21%) Computer Science
16 15 (7.69%) BPMN
16 15 (7.69%) Financial Institution
16 15 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (7.18%) Oracle
17 14 (7.18%) Quality Management
18 13 (6.67%) Change Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.08%) Documentum
2 2 (1.03%) FileNet
3 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 28 (14.36%) MS Office
2 16 (8.21%) MS Visio
2 16 (8.21%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.54%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.03%) DataStage
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.03%) OLAP
3 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Toad
2 5 (2.56%) ERwin
3 2 (1.03%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 115 (58.97%) Finance
2 52 (26.67%) Banking
3 26 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 23 (11.79%) Retail
5 15 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 11 (5.64%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.59%) Marketing
8 6 (3.08%) Advertising
9 3 (1.54%) Front Office
9 3 (1.54%) Legal
10 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 161 (82.56%) Analyst
2 157 (80.51%) Business Analyst
3 25 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (12.82%) Senior Business Analyst
4 20 (10.26%) Financial Business Analyst
4 20 (10.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 16 (8.21%) IT Business Analyst
6 13 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.15%) Lead Business Analyst
7 12 (6.15%) Banking Business Analyst
8 10 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (3.59%) Business Manager
9 7 (3.59%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (3.59%) Architect
9 7 (3.59%) Consultant
9 7 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (3.59%) Business Architect
10 6 (3.08%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) Risk Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) Ajax
2 1 (0.51%) MDX
2 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.51%) HTML
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.21%) Economics
1 16 (8.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.64%) Credit Risk
3 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.62%) Reference Data
5 6 (3.08%) Derivative
6 5 (2.56%) FMCG
7 2 (1.03%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) RMADS
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) Equities
8 1 (0.51%) CESG
8 1 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.54%) UNIX
1 3 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (20.51%) Project Management
3 23 (11.79%) Data Analysis
3 23 (11.79%) Use Case
4 22 (11.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (11.28%) Validation
5 19 (9.74%) UML
5 19 (9.74%) Data Modelling
6 18 (9.23%) Content Management
7 17 (8.72%) PRINCE2
8 16 (8.21%) Scrum
9 15 (7.69%) BPMN
9 15 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.18%) Quality Management
11 13 (6.67%) Change Management
11 13 (6.67%) Document Management
12 12 (6.15%) User Stories
13 11 (5.64%) Logistics
14 10 (5.13%) Six Sigma
14 10 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (1.03%) VBA
3 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.51%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (26.15%) Degree
2 21 (10.77%) ISEB
3 7 (3.59%) CBAP
3 7 (3.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.51%) IIBA
6 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (21.03%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.18%) Oracle
3 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.05%) SAP
4 3 (1.54%) Siebel
5 2 (1.03%) HP
5 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.03%) Informatica
6 1 (0.51%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.51%) CA
6 1 (0.51%) Primavera
6 1 (0.51%) Kalido
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Signet Limited
Salary: Competitive salary complete with benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum + Car and Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago