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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 58 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 66 79 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.67% 5.06% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 6.46% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 44
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £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
1434 1223 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.84% 78.35% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1055 1019
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,840 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 57 (35.63%) Finance
2 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (21.88%) Project Management
5 34 (21.25%) ISEB
6 31 (19.38%) Scrum
7 29 (18.13%) MS Office
8 25 (15.63%) SQL
9 24 (15.00%) QA
10 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
11 17 (10.63%) PRINCE2
11 17 (10.63%) UML
11 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
11 17 (10.63%) Degree
11 17 (10.63%) Use Case
12 14 (8.75%) MS Visio
12 14 (8.75%) IBM
12 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
13 13 (8.13%) Change Management
13 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (7.50%) BPMN
14 12 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
14 12 (7.50%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.50%) Computer Science
14 12 (7.50%) Data Modelling
15 11 (6.88%) BPR
15 11 (6.88%) CBAP
15 11 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.38%) Documentum
3 6 (3.75%) FileNet
3 6 (3.75%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.25%) SAS
5 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (18.13%) MS Office
2 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
3 14 (8.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.63%) Agresso
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Intranet
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.50%) MS Access
4 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Toad
1 3 (1.88%) ERwin
2 1 (0.63%) Lombardi
General
1 57 (35.63%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Legal
3 4 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (1.88%) Retail
4 3 (1.88%) Law
4 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (80.63%) Analyst
2 115 (71.88%) Business Analyst
3 26 (16.25%) Senior Business Analyst
3 26 (16.25%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (7.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 10 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (5.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 9 (5.63%) Financial Business Analyst
6 9 (5.63%) TM1 Developer
6 9 (5.63%) Developer
7 8 (5.00%) Architect
7 8 (5.00%) Excel Developer
7 8 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
8 7 (4.38%) Solutions Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.75%) Business Architect
10 5 (3.13%) Change Analyst
11 4 (2.50%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (2.50%) Systems Manager
11 4 (2.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.25%) Ajax
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.00%) Economics
4 8 (5.00%) EPoS
5 4 (2.50%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.50%) Derivative
6 2 (1.25%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.63%) Social Network
7 1 (0.63%) CESG
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.88%) Windows
1 3 (1.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (21.88%) Project Management
3 31 (19.38%) Scrum
4 17 (10.63%) PRINCE2
4 17 (10.63%) UML
4 17 (10.63%) Use Case
5 13 (8.13%) Change Management
6 12 (7.50%) Data Modelling
6 12 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
6 12 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 12 (7.50%) BPMN
7 11 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (6.88%) BPR
8 10 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
8 10 (6.25%) IDEF
8 10 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.63%) CRM
9 9 (5.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.63%) SQL
2 7 (4.38%) VBA
3 4 (2.50%) VB
4 3 (1.88%) Java
5 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.63%) C
5 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (21.25%) ISEB
2 17 (10.63%) Degree
3 11 (6.88%) CBAP
4 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ACCA
5 1 (0.63%) CIMA
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.75%) IBM
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle
3 9 (5.63%) SAP
4 6 (3.75%) HP
4 6 (3.75%) EMC
4 6 (3.75%) Stellent
4 6 (3.75%) Open Text
5 2 (1.25%) Teradata
5 2 (1.25%) Remedy
6 1 (0.63%) Pega
6 1 (0.63%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.63%) ILOG
6 1 (0.63%) Sage
6 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.63%) Cognos
6 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago