The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 48 23 49
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 84 148 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.67% 7.01% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 7.31% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 139 74
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,630 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1756 2025 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.61% 95.88% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1663 1541
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 57 (35.19%) Finance
3 28 (17.28%) SQL
3 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (14.20%) Waterfall
6 22 (13.58%) Business Transformation
7 20 (12.35%) Translating Business Requirements
8 19 (11.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (11.73%) Validation
9 18 (11.11%) Banking
9 18 (11.11%) CRM
9 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 16 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.64%) Billing
11 14 (8.64%) Degree
11 14 (8.64%) Smart Meter
12 13 (8.02%) Retail
12 13 (8.02%) MS Visio
12 13 (8.02%) ISEB
13 12 (7.41%) Project Management
13 12 (7.41%) Legal
14 11 (6.79%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (6.79%) SAP
14 11 (6.79%) Analytics
15 10 (6.17%) Oracle
15 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
15 10 (6.17%) Retail Banking
16 9 (5.56%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (0.62%) SAS
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) MS Access
2 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.62%) OLAP
3 1 (0.62%) QlikView
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 57 (35.19%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Banking
3 14 (8.64%) Billing
4 13 (8.02%) Retail
5 12 (7.41%) Legal
6 10 (6.17%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.85%) Advertising
8 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.85%) Law
9 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) Drools
1 2 (1.23%) JRules
2 1 (0.62%) CSS
2 1 (0.62%) HTML
2 1 (0.62%) HTML5
2 1 (0.62%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.64%) Smart Meter
3 8 (4.94%) Fixed Income
3 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.70%) iPad
5 5 (3.09%) Credit Risk
5 5 (3.09%) User Experience
6 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.85%) Derivative
7 2 (1.23%) Equities
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.62%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.20%) Waterfall
5 22 (13.58%) Business Transformation
6 20 (12.35%) Translating Business Requirements
7 19 (11.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (11.73%) Validation
8 18 (11.11%) CRM
8 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 16 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (7.41%) Project Management
11 11 (6.79%) Analytics
11 11 (6.79%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (5.56%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (4.32%) Business Process Mapping
13 7 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.32%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (4.32%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.28%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) C#
2 1 (0.62%) Java
2 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.62%) VB
2 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) ISEB
3 6 (3.70%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (6.79%) SAP
2 10 (6.17%) Oracle
3 9 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.09%) Informatica
5 4 (2.47%) Infor
6 3 (1.85%) Pega
7 2 (1.23%) ILOG
7 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.23%) NEC
7 2 (1.23%) QAD
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