The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 Analyst
Rank 45 24 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 81 125 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.66% 7.66% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 8.00% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 117 45
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1668 1563 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 95.77% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1359 1323
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 92 (46.23%) Business Analysis
2 65 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.62%) ISEB
4 45 (22.61%) Scrum
5 42 (21.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (20.10%) Finance
7 37 (18.59%) UML
8 30 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (14.57%) SQL
10 25 (12.56%) Project Management
11 24 (12.06%) Test Automation
11 24 (12.06%) Kanban
11 24 (12.06%) System Testing
12 23 (11.56%) Change Management
12 23 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (10.05%) Microsoft
14 17 (8.54%) MS Excel
14 17 (8.54%) Workflow
14 17 (8.54%) Retail
15 16 (8.04%) Use Case
16 15 (7.54%) SharePoint
17 14 (7.04%) CRM
17 14 (7.04%) MS Visio
17 14 (7.04%) Management Information System
17 14 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
18 13 (6.53%) Banking
18 13 (6.53%) Data Analysis
18 13 (6.53%) Oracle
18 13 (6.53%) MS Office
18 13 (6.53%) BPR

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.52%) Documentum
2 9 (4.52%) Alfresco
3 5 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.51%) FileNet
4 2 (1.01%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 13 (6.53%) MS Office
4 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (4.02%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.01%) MS Access
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 40 (20.10%) Finance
2 17 (8.54%) Retail
3 13 (6.53%) Banking
4 12 (6.03%) Billing
5 7 (3.52%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.52%) Legal
5 7 (3.52%) Back Office
6 5 (2.51%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.51%) Law
7 3 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.51%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) JSP
2 1 (0.50%) SOAP
2 1 (0.50%) XML
2 1 (0.50%) XSD
2 1 (0.50%) JSON
2 1 (0.50%) REST
2 1 (0.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.51%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.01%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.01%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.01%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.50%) PMI
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.01%) UNIX
1 2 (1.01%) Windows
1 2 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (46.23%) Business Analysis
2 65 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.61%) Scrum
4 42 (21.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 37 (18.59%) UML
6 25 (12.56%) Project Management
7 24 (12.06%) System Testing
7 24 (12.06%) Kanban
7 24 (12.06%) Test Automation
8 23 (11.56%) Change Management
8 23 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (8.54%) Workflow
10 16 (8.04%) Use Case
11 14 (7.04%) CRM
11 14 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (6.53%) BPR
12 13 (6.53%) Data Analysis
13 12 (6.03%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 12 (6.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.57%) SQL
2 11 (5.53%) VBA
3 7 (3.52%) VB
4 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (0.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (23.62%) ISEB
2 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.53%) CBAP
3 6 (3.02%) Degree
4 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PMP
5 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
2 3 (1.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (10.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.53%) Oracle
3 9 (4.52%) HP
3 9 (4.52%) OpenText
4 5 (2.51%) Stellent
4 5 (2.51%) EMC
4 5 (2.51%) IBM
5 4 (2.01%) Tableau
6 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.01%) Teradata
7 2 (1.01%) CollabNet
8 1 (0.50%) Verint
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
8 1 (0.50%) Avaya
8 1 (0.50%) Genesys
8 1 (0.50%) Lotus
8 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
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