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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 40 29 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 97 101 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.36% 6.67% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 7.09% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 85 89 39
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
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
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 115 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 74 (32.17%) Finance
3 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (25.22%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (20.43%) ISEB
6 46 (20.00%) Scrum
7 39 (16.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (15.22%) Project Management
8 35 (15.22%) UML
9 34 (14.78%) SQL
10 28 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (11.74%) QA
11 27 (11.74%) Microsoft
12 25 (10.87%) MS Office
13 23 (10.00%) Use Case
14 20 (8.70%) Data Analysis
14 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
14 20 (8.70%) Change Management
15 18 (7.83%) CRM
16 17 (7.39%) Oracle
17 16 (6.96%) Data Modelling
17 16 (6.96%) Legal
17 16 (6.96%) Retail
17 16 (6.96%) Degree
18 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
18 15 (6.52%) MS Visio
19 14 (6.09%) BPR
19 14 (6.09%) Management Information System
19 14 (6.09%) Test Automation
19 14 (6.09%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.35%) Documentum
3 9 (3.91%) Alfresco
4 6 (2.61%) FileNet
5 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.87%) SAS
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (10.87%) MS Office
2 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.74%) MS Access
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) QlikView
7 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Toad
1 3 (1.30%) ERwin
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 74 (32.17%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Legal
2 16 (6.96%) Retail
3 13 (5.65%) Banking
4 11 (4.78%) Billing
5 5 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.17%) Back Office
6 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.04%) XML
2 4 (1.74%) XSLT
2 4 (1.74%) Web Services
3 3 (1.30%) XSD
4 2 (0.87%) HTML
4 2 (0.87%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) Ajax
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.43%) JSP
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.48%) Economics
4 7 (3.04%) Credit Risk
5 6 (2.61%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.74%) Derivative
7 4 (1.74%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) UNIX
1 2 (0.87%) Windows
1 2 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.00%) Scrum
4 39 (16.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (15.22%) Project Management
5 35 (15.22%) UML
6 28 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (10.00%) Use Case
8 20 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 20 (8.70%) Change Management
9 18 (7.83%) CRM
10 16 (6.96%) Data Modelling
11 14 (6.09%) BPR
11 14 (6.09%) Test Automation
11 14 (6.09%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.09%) System Testing
11 14 (6.09%) Kanban
12 13 (5.65%) BPMN
12 13 (5.65%) Workflow
12 13 (5.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.78%) SQL
2 7 (3.04%) VBA
3 4 (1.74%) VB
3 4 (1.74%) C
4 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.87%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (20.43%) ISEB
2 16 (6.96%) Degree
3 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.78%) CBAP
5 10 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) CIMA
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.74%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.39%) Oracle
3 9 (3.91%) Open Text
4 7 (3.04%) IBM
5 6 (2.61%) HP
5 6 (2.61%) EMC
5 6 (2.61%) Stellent
6 5 (2.17%) Tableau
7 4 (1.74%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.87%) Teradata
9 1 (0.43%) Verint
9 1 (0.43%) hybris
9 1 (0.43%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.43%) ATG
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) Avaya
9 1 (0.43%) Genesys
9 1 (0.43%) Sage
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