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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 56 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 82 142 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.02% 7.43% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 7.94% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 132 69
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
1933 1788 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.80% 93.61% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1574 1562
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 61 (36.97%) Business Analysis
2 51 (30.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (21.82%) Finance
5 27 (16.36%) Scrum
5 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (15.15%) Retail
7 24 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (13.33%) UML
9 21 (12.73%) Banking
10 18 (10.91%) Data Analysis
10 18 (10.91%) Workflow
11 16 (9.70%) SQL
11 16 (9.70%) ISEB
11 16 (9.70%) Retail Banking
12 15 (9.09%) System Testing
12 15 (9.09%) Kanban
12 15 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 15 (9.09%) Data Management
13 14 (8.48%) CRM
14 13 (7.88%) Process Management
15 11 (6.67%) Billing
15 11 (6.67%) User Stories
16 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 10 (6.06%) Test Scripting
16 10 (6.06%) Change Management
16 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2
17 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
17 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.42%) Documentum
3 4 (2.42%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) MS Office
2 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.61%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) OLAP
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 36 (21.82%) Finance
2 25 (15.15%) Retail
3 21 (12.73%) Banking
4 16 (9.70%) Retail Banking
5 11 (6.67%) Billing
6 7 (4.24%) Back Office
7 4 (2.42%) Law
7 4 (2.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) JSP
2 1 (0.61%) SOAP
2 1 (0.61%) JSON
2 1 (0.61%) REST
2 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.03%) Smart Meter
2 5 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.21%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.21%) EPoS
3 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.61%) IVR
4 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.61%) FMCG
4 1 (0.61%) User Experience
4 1 (0.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.21%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.97%) Business Analysis
2 51 (30.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.36%) Scrum
5 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (14.55%) Software Testing
6 22 (13.33%) UML
7 18 (10.91%) Workflow
7 18 (10.91%) Data Analysis
8 15 (9.09%) System Testing
8 15 (9.09%) Kanban
8 15 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 15 (9.09%) Data Management
9 14 (8.48%) CRM
10 13 (7.88%) Process Management
11 11 (6.67%) User Stories
12 10 (6.06%) Change Management
12 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.70%) SQL
2 5 (3.03%) VBA
2 5 (3.03%) C#
3 4 (2.42%) VB
4 2 (1.21%) Java
4 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) ISEB
2 6 (3.64%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.03%) HP
3 4 (2.42%) SAP
3 4 (2.42%) OpenText
4 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle
5 2 (1.21%) IBM
5 2 (1.21%) CollabNet
6 1 (0.61%) Infor
6 1 (0.61%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.61%) Verint
6 1 (0.61%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Avaya
6 1 (0.61%) Genesys
6 1 (0.61%) Lotus
6 1 (0.61%) Baan
6 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
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