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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 21 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 150 90 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.25% 4.98% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 5.15% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 139 78 88
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 99 (42.67%) Business Analysis
2 66 (28.45%) Finance
2 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (19.40%) Scrum
5 39 (16.81%) CRM
6 28 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.64%) Risk Analysis
8 26 (11.21%) ISEB
8 26 (11.21%) E-Commerce
9 24 (10.34%) Use Case
10 23 (9.91%) Information Management
11 22 (9.48%) C#
11 22 (9.48%) Degree
11 22 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (8.62%) Retail
13 18 (7.76%) Project Management
14 17 (7.33%) Management Information System
14 17 (7.33%) .NET
14 17 (7.33%) Analytics
14 17 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (6.47%) MS Excel
16 14 (6.03%) Service Delivery
17 13 (5.60%) Workflow
18 12 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (4.74%) Risk Management
19 11 (4.74%) Banking
19 11 (4.74%) Translating Business Requirements
19 11 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (4.31%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.45%) Node.js
3 3 (1.29%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.31%) MS Office
3 9 (3.88%) MS Project
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.59%) Firewall
1 6 (2.59%) LAN
1 6 (2.59%) WAN
2 4 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.45%) Big Data
1 8 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 8 (3.45%) Neo4j
1 8 (3.45%) Pentaho
2 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 8 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (28.45%) Finance
2 20 (8.62%) Retail
3 11 (4.74%) Banking
4 9 (3.88%) Local Government
5 6 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.16%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.33%) .NET
2 8 (3.45%) Middleware
2 8 (3.45%) Spring XD
2 8 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.33%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.88%) VLE
4 8 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.02%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.72%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.72%) Social Media
7 3 (1.29%) FMCG
8 2 (0.86%) Derivative
9 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.45%) Linux
1 8 (3.45%) Unix
1 8 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (42.67%) Business Analysis
2 66 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (19.40%) Scrum
5 39 (16.81%) CRM
6 27 (11.64%) Risk Analysis
7 26 (11.21%) E-Commerce
8 24 (10.34%) Use Case
9 23 (9.91%) Information Management
10 18 (7.76%) Project Management
11 17 (7.33%) Analytics
11 17 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.60%) Workflow
14 12 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (4.74%) Risk Management
15 11 (4.74%) Translating Business Requirements
16 10 (4.31%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (3.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.48%) C#
2 10 (4.31%) SQL
3 8 (3.45%) Java
3 8 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.45%) Python
4 5 (2.16%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (11.21%) ISEB
2 22 (9.48%) Degree
3 8 (3.45%) PhD
4 6 (2.59%) CCNA
4 6 (2.59%) CCNP
4 6 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Basel II
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.86%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.45%) Cloudera
2 8 (3.45%) Greenplum
2 8 (3.45%) Hortonworks
2 8 (3.45%) MuleSoft
2 8 (3.45%) Talend
3 6 (2.59%) Cisco
4 1 (0.43%) IFS
4 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.43%) SAP
4 1 (0.43%) Siebel
4 1 (0.43%) Teradata
4 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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