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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 39 38 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 120 111 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.17% 5.17% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 5.51% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 101 104 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 156 (56.12%) Finance
2 155 (55.76%) Business Analysis
3 84 (30.22%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (21.22%) Degree
4 59 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (20.14%) Banking
6 54 (19.42%) QA
7 50 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (16.19%) UML
9 42 (15.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (14.39%) Credit Risk
11 38 (13.67%) Retail
12 32 (11.51%) Data Analysis
13 31 (11.15%) MS Office
13 31 (11.15%) ISEB
14 30 (10.79%) Project Management
15 28 (10.07%) Use Case
16 25 (8.99%) Data Modelling
16 25 (8.99%) Investment Banking
17 23 (8.27%) Economics
17 23 (8.27%) Computer Science
18 22 (7.91%) SQL
19 21 (7.55%) Validation
20 20 (7.19%) Scrum
21 19 (6.83%) Legal
21 19 (6.83%) Microsoft
22 18 (6.47%) GAP Analysis
23 17 (6.12%) Quality Management
23 17 (6.12%) BPMN
24 16 (5.76%) CRM

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.44%) Documentum
3 3 (1.08%) Lync
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (11.15%) MS Office
2 12 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.60%) MS Excel
4 9 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.36%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.36%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.08%) MySQL
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.36%) QlikView
6 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.36%) OLTP
6 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.24%) ERwin
2 7 (2.52%) Toad
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (56.12%) Finance
2 56 (20.14%) Banking
3 38 (13.67%) Retail
4 25 (8.99%) Investment Banking
5 19 (6.83%) Legal
6 14 (5.04%) Retail Banking
7 11 (3.96%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.52%) Marketing
9 5 (1.80%) Law
10 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.44%) Advertising
11 3 (1.08%) Front Office
12 2 (0.72%) Back Office
12 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.72%) International Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.52%) XML
2 5 (1.80%) XSLT
2 5 (1.80%) .NET
2 5 (1.80%) Web Services
3 2 (0.72%) HTML
3 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.72%) Ajax
3 2 (0.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 84 (30.22%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (14.39%) Credit Risk
3 23 (8.27%) Computer Science
3 23 (8.27%) Economics
4 10 (3.60%) Derivative
5 6 (2.16%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.80%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.44%) FMCG
8 3 (1.08%) Xbox
8 3 (1.08%) User Experience
8 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.08%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.36%) EPoS
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.36%) UNIX
1 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (55.76%) Business Analysis
2 59 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (16.19%) UML
5 42 (15.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (11.51%) Data Analysis
7 30 (10.79%) Project Management
8 28 (10.07%) Use Case
9 25 (8.99%) Data Modelling
10 21 (7.55%) Validation
11 20 (7.19%) Scrum
12 18 (6.47%) GAP Analysis
13 17 (6.12%) Quality Management
13 17 (6.12%) BPMN
14 16 (5.76%) CRM
15 15 (5.40%) Content Management
15 15 (5.40%) Waterfall
16 12 (4.32%) IDEF
16 12 (4.32%) Requirements Management
17 11 (3.96%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.91%) SQL
2 5 (1.80%) Java
3 4 (1.44%) C
4 3 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (21.22%) Degree
2 31 (11.15%) ISEB
3 12 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.44%) CBAP
5 2 (0.72%) ACCA
5 2 (0.72%) CIMA
5 2 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (19.42%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (6.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.24%) Oracle
3 4 (1.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.36%) SAP
4 1 (0.36%) Siebel
4 1 (0.36%) Trillium
4 1 (0.36%) IBM
4 1 (0.36%) CA
4 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) ATG
4 1 (0.36%) Kalido
4 1 (0.36%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.36%) hybris
4 1 (0.36%) Tableau
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