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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 23 51
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 77 140 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.04% 7.49% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 7.73% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 129 77
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

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
1854 1811 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1524 1610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 19 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 60 (38.96%) Business Analysis
2 59 (38.31%) Finance
3 35 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.13%) SQL
5 27 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (15.58%) Business Transformation
8 23 (14.94%) Translating Business Requirements
9 22 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 19 (12.34%) CRM
10 19 (12.34%) Banking
11 17 (11.04%) Degree
11 17 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (10.39%) Smart Meter
13 15 (9.74%) Billing
13 15 (9.74%) SAP
14 14 (9.09%) Oracle
14 14 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.09%) Retail
15 13 (8.44%) Data Analysis
16 12 (7.79%) Fixed Income
16 12 (7.79%) ISEB
17 11 (7.14%) Legal
17 11 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
18 10 (6.49%) Retail Banking
18 10 (6.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
19 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
19 9 (5.84%) Project Management

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 (1.30%) JBoss
2 1 (0.65%) SAS
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.25%) MS Office
4 4 (2.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.95%) MS Access
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) OLAP
3 1 (0.65%) QlikView
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 59 (38.31%) Finance
2 19 (12.34%) Banking
3 15 (9.74%) Billing
4 14 (9.09%) Retail
5 11 (7.14%) Legal
6 10 (6.49%) Retail Banking
7 8 (5.19%) Investment Banking
8 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.95%) Law
10 2 (1.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) Drools
1 2 (1.30%) JRules
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) HTML5
2 1 (0.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.39%) Smart Meter
3 12 (7.79%) Fixed Income
4 10 (6.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.25%) Credit Risk
6 5 (3.25%) iPad
6 5 (3.25%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.60%) User Experience
7 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.95%) Derivative
8 3 (1.95%) Economics
9 2 (1.30%) Equities
9 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.65%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.96%) Business Analysis
2 35 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (15.58%) Business Transformation
5 23 (14.94%) Translating Business Requirements
6 22 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 19 (12.34%) CRM
8 17 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.44%) Data Analysis
11 11 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
12 9 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.84%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (5.84%) Project Management
12 9 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (5.19%) Validation
14 7 (4.55%) Requirements Management
14 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
14 7 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) C#
2 1 (0.65%) Java
2 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.65%) VB
2 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.04%) Degree
2 12 (7.79%) ISEB
3 4 (2.60%) IIBA
4 3 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.95%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (9.74%) SAP
2 14 (9.09%) Oracle
3 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.90%) Informatica
5 4 (2.60%) Infor
6 2 (1.30%) ILOG
6 2 (1.30%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.30%) NEC
6 2 (1.30%) Pega
6 2 (1.30%) QAD
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