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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 55 50 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 86 82 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.66% 3.89% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 4.79% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 71 33
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1890 1713 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.39% 81.22% 70.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1543 1003
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 97 (51.05%) Finance
2 65 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (24.74%) Project Management
5 42 (22.11%) Degree
6 35 (18.42%) QA
7 34 (17.89%) MS Office
7 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (15.26%) Banking
9 23 (12.11%) Computer Science
10 21 (11.05%) Use Case
10 21 (11.05%) UML
11 20 (10.53%) Data Modelling
12 19 (10.00%) Scrum
12 19 (10.00%) Validation
12 19 (10.00%) Economics
13 18 (9.47%) MS Excel
13 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
14 17 (8.95%) ISEB
14 17 (8.95%) Retail
14 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.42%) Data Analysis
16 15 (7.89%) Credit Risk
16 15 (7.89%) BPMN
16 15 (7.89%) Content Management
16 15 (7.89%) Quality Management
17 14 (7.37%) Waterfall
18 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
18 13 (6.84%) Investment Banking
19 12 (6.32%) IDEF

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.63%) Documentum
3 2 (1.05%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.53%) FileNet
4 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (17.89%) MS Office
2 18 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.21%) MS Project
4 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.05%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.53%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Intranet
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
1 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (4.21%) ERwin
2 7 (3.68%) Toad
3 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 97 (51.05%) Finance
2 29 (15.26%) Banking
3 17 (8.95%) Retail
4 13 (6.84%) Investment Banking
5 12 (6.32%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.68%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.16%) Marketing
7 6 (3.16%) Legal
8 3 (1.58%) Advertising
9 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.05%) Law
9 2 (1.05%) Front Office
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (80.53%) Analyst
2 148 (77.89%) Business Analyst
3 26 (13.68%) Senior Business Analyst
3 26 (13.68%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (9.47%) Financial Business Analyst
4 18 (9.47%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 17 (8.95%) Lead Business Analyst
6 15 (7.89%) IT Business Analyst
7 12 (6.32%) Senior Architect
7 12 (6.32%) Architect
7 12 (6.32%) Business Architect
8 10 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) Developer
9 9 (4.74%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) TM1 Developer
10 8 (4.21%) Business Manager
10 8 (4.21%) Excel Developer
10 8 (4.21%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (3.68%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.58%) .NET
1 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET
1 3 (1.58%) Ajax
2 2 (1.05%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 65 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.11%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.00%) Economics
4 15 (7.89%) Credit Risk
5 9 (4.74%) Derivative
6 3 (1.58%) User Experience
6 3 (1.58%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.05%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) CESG
8 1 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
8 1 (0.53%) RMADS
8 1 (0.53%) FMCG
8 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.05%) Windows
1 2 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 47 (24.74%) Project Management
3 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.05%) UML
4 21 (11.05%) Use Case
5 20 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 19 (10.00%) Scrum
6 19 (10.00%) Validation
7 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.42%) Data Analysis
9 15 (7.89%) Content Management
9 15 (7.89%) Quality Management
9 15 (7.89%) BPMN
10 14 (7.37%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.32%) IDEF
11 12 (6.32%) Requirements Management
12 10 (5.26%) Document Management
12 10 (5.26%) CRM
13 8 (4.21%) ERP
13 8 (4.21%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.32%) SQL
2 3 (1.58%) Java
3 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.05%) VBA
4 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (22.11%) Degree
2 17 (8.95%) ISEB
3 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) IIBA
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ACCA
5 1 (0.53%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.21%) Oracle
3 4 (2.11%) SAP
4 3 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.05%) Remedy
5 2 (1.05%) Siebel
6 1 (0.53%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Primavera
6 1 (0.53%) Stellent
6 1 (0.53%) Open Text
6 1 (0.53%) Kalido
6 1 (0.53%) Cognos
6 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.53%) HP
6 1 (0.53%) EMC
6 1 (0.53%) CA
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Mobile Fun
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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