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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 57 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 80 129 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.95% 6.41% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 6.80% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 83
Average salary £40,250 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
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
1892 1897 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.43% 94.24% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1637 1697
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 66 (41.77%) Business Analysis
2 42 (26.58%) Finance
2 42 (26.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.82%) Retail
5 23 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (13.92%) Scrum
7 21 (13.29%) Software Testing
7 21 (13.29%) Banking
8 16 (10.13%) Retail Banking
9 15 (9.49%) Data Analysis
9 15 (9.49%) SQL
10 14 (8.86%) UML
11 12 (7.59%) CRM
11 12 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.59%) ISEB
12 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.96%) Change Management
13 10 (6.33%) Project Management
13 10 (6.33%) PRINCE2
13 10 (6.33%) Data Management
13 10 (6.33%) Process Management
13 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (6.33%) User Stories
14 9 (5.70%) System Testing
14 9 (5.70%) Kanban
14 9 (5.70%) Test Automation
14 9 (5.70%) Workflow
15 8 (5.06%) Billing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (2.53%) 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 3 (1.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Line 500
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.63%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.90%) OLAP
5 3 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.63%) MS Access
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
General
1 42 (26.58%) Finance
2 25 (15.82%) Retail
3 21 (13.29%) Banking
4 16 (10.13%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.06%) Billing
6 4 (2.53%) Law
6 4 (2.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.16%) Smart Meter
3 3 (1.90%) FMCG
4 2 (1.27%) EPoS
4 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.27%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) PMI
5 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) UNIX
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
1 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (41.77%) Business Analysis
2 42 (26.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.92%) Scrum
6 21 (13.29%) Software Testing
7 15 (9.49%) Data Analysis
8 14 (8.86%) UML
9 12 (7.59%) CRM
9 12 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.96%) Change Management
11 10 (6.33%) Data Management
11 10 (6.33%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.33%) Project Management
11 10 (6.33%) Process Management
11 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (6.33%) User Stories
12 9 (5.70%) System Testing
12 9 (5.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) SQL
2 7 (4.43%) C#
3 5 (3.16%) VBA
4 4 (2.53%) VB
5 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) ISEB
2 6 (3.80%) Degree
3 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.16%) HP
3 4 (2.53%) SAP
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle
5 2 (1.27%) IBM
5 2 (1.27%) CollabNet
6 1 (0.63%) Infor
6 1 (0.63%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.63%) Lotus
6 1 (0.63%) Baan
6 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.63%) Sage
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) Google
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