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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 54 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 77 128 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.95% 5.79% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 6.15% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 109 94
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,500
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
1841 2081 2035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.36% 94.12% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1764 1822
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 71 (44.38%) Business Analysis
2 47 (29.38%) Finance
3 31 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (16.25%) Retail
4 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (13.13%) SQL
6 20 (12.50%) Banking
7 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (11.25%) Scrum
9 17 (10.63%) Software Testing
10 15 (9.38%) Retail Banking
10 15 (9.38%) CRM
10 15 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
11 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
11 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.50%) ISEB
13 12 (7.50%) Degree
14 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (6.88%) Logistics
14 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (6.88%) OLAP
14 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
15 10 (6.25%) User Stories
15 10 (6.25%) T-SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Office
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.63%) Agresso
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (6.88%) OLAP
4 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.63%) MS Access
General
1 47 (29.38%) Finance
2 26 (16.25%) Retail
3 20 (12.50%) Banking
4 15 (9.38%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.00%) Billing
6 2 (1.25%) Law
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.38%) Smart Meter
3 6 (3.75%) FMCG
4 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.25%) EPoS
6 2 (1.25%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (44.38%) Business Analysis
2 31 (19.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.25%) Scrum
6 17 (10.63%) Software Testing
7 15 (9.38%) CRM
8 14 (8.75%) Data Analysis
9 13 (8.13%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.88%) Logistics
10 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (6.25%) Process Management
11 10 (6.25%) User Stories
12 9 (5.63%) Data Management
12 9 (5.63%) PRINCE2
13 8 (5.00%) Change Management
13 8 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.38%) Analytics
14 7 (4.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) SQL
2 10 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 9 (5.63%) C#
4 3 (1.88%) VB
4 3 (1.88%) VBA
5 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.50%) ISEB
1 12 (7.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) PMP
4 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.88%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.50%) HP
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle
3 3 (1.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (0.63%) Lotus
5 1 (0.63%) Baan
5 1 (0.63%) Sage
5 1 (0.63%) Google
5 1 (0.63%) CollabNet
5 1 (0.63%) Infor
5 1 (0.63%) VocaLink
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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