The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 29 36 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 122 106 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.26% 5.24% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 5.59% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 84 22
Average salary £45,000 £44,375 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1836 1895 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 93.67% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1670 1406
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 159 (60.00%) Finance
2 153 (57.74%) Business Analysis
3 66 (24.91%) Banking
4 57 (21.51%) Degree
5 55 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (19.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (17.74%) QA
8 46 (17.36%) UML
9 39 (14.72%) Credit Risk
10 35 (13.21%) Retail
11 31 (11.70%) Investment Banking
12 30 (11.32%) ISEB
13 26 (9.81%) Use Case
14 25 (9.43%) Data Analysis
15 24 (9.06%) MS Office
16 23 (8.68%) Data Modelling
17 21 (7.92%) Validation
17 21 (7.92%) Project Management
18 20 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (6.79%) Content Management
19 18 (6.79%) MS Visio
20 17 (6.42%) PRINCE2
20 17 (6.42%) SQL
21 16 (6.04%) Computer Science
21 16 (6.04%) Economics
21 16 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
22 15 (5.66%) Financial Institution
22 15 (5.66%) Scrum
22 15 (5.66%) BPMN
23 14 (5.28%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.64%) Documentum
3 3 (1.13%) FileNet
3 3 (1.13%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (9.06%) MS Office
2 18 (6.79%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.38%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.38%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.26%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Intranet
1 1 (0.38%) Internet
1 1 (0.38%) Extranet
1 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.15%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.51%) MySQL
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.38%) OLTP
6 1 (0.38%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Toad
2 5 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 159 (60.00%) Finance
2 66 (24.91%) Banking
3 35 (13.21%) Retail
4 31 (11.70%) Investment Banking
5 15 (5.66%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.53%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.02%) Advertising
8 7 (2.64%) Legal
9 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.89%) Marketing
10 4 (1.51%) Law
11 3 (1.13%) Front Office
11 3 (1.13%) Back Office
12 2 (0.75%) International Banking
13 1 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.72%) Credit Risk
2 16 (6.04%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.04%) Economics
3 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.40%) FMCG
4 9 (3.40%) Reference Data
5 5 (1.89%) Derivative
6 3 (1.13%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.13%) Xbox
7 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.75%) GIS
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) EPoS
8 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.51%) UNIX
1 4 (1.51%) Linux
2 3 (1.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (57.74%) Business Analysis
2 55 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (19.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 46 (17.36%) UML
5 26 (9.81%) Use Case
6 25 (9.43%) Data Analysis
7 23 (8.68%) Data Modelling
8 21 (7.92%) Project Management
8 21 (7.92%) Validation
9 20 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (6.79%) Content Management
11 17 (6.42%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (5.66%) Scrum
13 15 (5.66%) BPMN
14 14 (5.28%) Change Management
14 14 (5.28%) Document Management
15 12 (4.53%) Quality Management
15 12 (4.53%) Waterfall
15 12 (4.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.42%) SQL
2 4 (1.51%) Java
3 3 (1.13%) C#
4 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.38%) C
5 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (21.51%) Degree
2 30 (11.32%) ISEB
3 10 (3.77%) CBAP
4 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.38%) ACCA
7 1 (0.38%) CIMA
7 1 (0.38%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (17.74%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (5.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.15%) Oracle
3 3 (1.13%) TSYS
4 2 (0.75%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.38%) SAP
5 1 (0.38%) Siebel
5 1 (0.38%) Trillium
5 1 (0.38%) CA
5 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.38%) Primavera
5 1 (0.38%) Kalido
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