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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 39 36 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 122 111 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.25% 5.24% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 5.57% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 101 105 28
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,250
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
2192 1993 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.36% 94.05% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1804 1332
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,600
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 1 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 149 (55.39%) Business Analysis
2 140 (52.04%) Finance
3 76 (28.25%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (18.96%) Degree
6 49 (18.22%) Banking
7 47 (17.47%) QA
8 43 (15.99%) UML
9 38 (14.13%) Credit Risk
10 36 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (13.01%) Retail
12 33 (12.27%) Project Management
13 29 (10.78%) ISEB
14 28 (10.41%) Data Analysis
15 26 (9.67%) MS Office
15 26 (9.67%) Use Case
16 25 (9.29%) Data Modelling
17 22 (8.18%) Scrum
18 21 (7.81%) SQL
19 20 (7.43%) Validation
19 20 (7.43%) Investment Banking
20 18 (6.69%) GAP Analysis
20 18 (6.69%) Microsoft
20 18 (6.69%) Economics
20 18 (6.69%) Computer Science
21 16 (5.95%) BPMN
21 16 (5.95%) CRM
21 16 (5.95%) Legal
22 15 (5.58%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.23%) Documentum
3 2 (0.74%) FileNet
3 2 (0.74%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.37%) Lync
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (9.67%) MS Office
2 8 (2.97%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.37%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.37%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.37%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.72%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.12%) MySQL
4 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.37%) QlikView
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) OLTP
6 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.35%) ERwin
2 7 (2.60%) Toad
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 140 (52.04%) Finance
2 49 (18.22%) Banking
3 35 (13.01%) Retail
4 20 (7.43%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.95%) Legal
6 14 (5.20%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.72%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.23%) Marketing
9 4 (1.49%) Law
10 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.12%) Advertising
11 2 (0.74%) Back Office
11 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.37%) International Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.60%) XML
2 5 (1.86%) XSLT
2 5 (1.86%) Web Services
3 4 (1.49%) .NET
4 2 (0.74%) XSD
4 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.74%) HTML
4 2 (0.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 76 (28.25%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (14.13%) Credit Risk
3 18 (6.69%) Economics
3 18 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.72%) Derivative
5 6 (2.23%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.12%) User Experience
7 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.74%) FMCG
8 2 (0.74%) Xbox
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.37%) EPoS
9 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.37%) UNIX
1 1 (0.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (55.39%) Business Analysis
2 55 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (15.99%) UML
5 36 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (12.27%) Project Management
7 28 (10.41%) Data Analysis
8 26 (9.67%) Use Case
9 25 (9.29%) Data Modelling
10 22 (8.18%) Scrum
11 20 (7.43%) Validation
12 18 (6.69%) GAP Analysis
13 16 (5.95%) BPMN
13 16 (5.95%) CRM
14 15 (5.58%) Waterfall
15 14 (5.20%) Content Management
16 13 (4.83%) Quality Management
17 12 (4.46%) Requirements Management
17 12 (4.46%) IDEF
18 10 (3.72%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.81%) SQL
2 5 (1.86%) Java
2 5 (1.86%) C
3 3 (1.12%) C#
4 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (18.96%) Degree
2 29 (10.78%) ISEB
3 12 (4.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) CBAP
5 2 (0.74%) ACCA
5 2 (0.74%) CIMA
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) IIBA
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (17.47%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.72%) Oracle
3 5 (1.86%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.12%) IBM
5 2 (0.74%) HP
5 2 (0.74%) EMC
5 2 (0.74%) Stellent
5 2 (0.74%) Open Text
6 1 (0.37%) Tableau
6 1 (0.37%) hybris
6 1 (0.37%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.37%) Kalido
6 1 (0.37%) ATG
6 1 (0.37%) Trillium
6 1 (0.37%) CA
6 1 (0.37%) Sage
6 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.37%) Primavera
6 1 (0.37%) SAP
6 1 (0.37%) Siebel
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