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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 52 22 69
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 77 142 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.23% 7.92% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% 8.28% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 72 138 40
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
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
1751 1714 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.21% 95.54% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1490 1348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £38,000
% 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 27 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 75 (41.21%) Business Analysis
2 56 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (25.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (23.63%) Finance
5 40 (21.98%) ISEB
6 36 (19.78%) UML
6 36 (19.78%) Scrum
7 31 (17.03%) SQL
8 25 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (13.19%) System Testing
9 24 (13.19%) Kanban
9 24 (13.19%) Test Automation
10 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (10.99%) Retail
12 18 (9.89%) CRM
13 17 (9.34%) Project Management
13 17 (9.34%) Workflow
13 17 (9.34%) Banking
13 17 (9.34%) Software Testing
14 15 (8.24%) MS Office
14 15 (8.24%) Billing
15 14 (7.69%) Data Analysis
15 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
15 14 (7.69%) Change Management
16 13 (7.14%) Data Management
17 12 (6.59%) Process Management
17 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
17 12 (6.59%) VBA
18 11 (6.04%) Use Case

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.30%) Documentum
2 6 (3.30%) Alfresco
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.10%) FileNet
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (8.24%) MS Office
2 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.75%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.20%) MS Access
4 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 43 (23.63%) Finance
2 20 (10.99%) Retail
3 17 (9.34%) Banking
4 15 (8.24%) Billing
5 10 (5.49%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.85%) Back Office
7 5 (2.75%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.20%) Legal
9 3 (1.65%) Law
10 2 (1.10%) Advertising
10 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.20%) .NET
2 1 (0.55%) JSP
2 1 (0.55%) SOAP
2 1 (0.55%) XML
2 1 (0.55%) XSD
2 1 (0.55%) JSON
2 1 (0.55%) REST
2 1 (0.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.75%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.20%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.10%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.55%) PMI
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.65%) UNIX
1 3 (1.65%) Windows
1 3 (1.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.21%) Business Analysis
2 56 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (25.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 36 (19.78%) Scrum
4 36 (19.78%) UML
5 24 (13.19%) Kanban
5 24 (13.19%) System Testing
5 24 (13.19%) Test Automation
6 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (9.89%) CRM
8 17 (9.34%) Project Management
8 17 (9.34%) Workflow
8 17 (9.34%) Software Testing
9 14 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 14 (7.69%) Change Management
10 13 (7.14%) Data Management
11 12 (6.59%) Process Management
12 11 (6.04%) Use Case
13 10 (5.49%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (4.95%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.03%) SQL
2 12 (6.59%) VBA
3 8 (4.40%) VB
4 3 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (21.98%) ISEB
2 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.85%) CBAP
3 5 (2.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.49%) Oracle
3 6 (3.30%) HP
3 6 (3.30%) OpenText
4 3 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.10%) Stellent
5 2 (1.10%) EMC
5 2 (1.10%) CollabNet
5 2 (1.10%) Tableau
5 2 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Verint
6 1 (0.55%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.55%) Avaya
6 1 (0.55%) Genesys
6 1 (0.55%) Lotus
6 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.55%) SAP
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco
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