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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 59 22 61
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 83 147 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.63% 7.85% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 8.29% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 76 140 50
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,250
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
1722 1774 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.15% 94.71% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1568 1367
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 66 (38.15%) Business Analysis
2 53 (30.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.39%) Finance
5 31 (17.92%) UML
6 28 (16.18%) SQL
6 28 (16.18%) Scrum
7 27 (15.61%) ISEB
8 25 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (13.87%) Software Testing
10 23 (13.29%) Retail
11 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (12.72%) System Testing
11 22 (12.72%) Kanban
11 22 (12.72%) Test Automation
12 20 (11.56%) Workflow
12 20 (11.56%) Banking
13 19 (10.98%) Data Analysis
14 18 (10.40%) Data Management
14 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
15 17 (9.83%) CRM
16 15 (8.67%) Billing
17 14 (8.09%) Retail Banking
17 14 (8.09%) Process Management
17 14 (8.09%) MS Office
18 11 (6.36%) Test Scripting
18 11 (6.36%) Change Management
19 10 (5.78%) Regression Testing
20 9 (5.20%) VBA
20 9 (5.20%) SharePoint

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.31%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.31%) Documentum
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Office
2 6 (3.47%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.73%) MS Access
General
1 37 (21.39%) Finance
2 23 (13.29%) Retail
3 20 (11.56%) Banking
4 15 (8.67%) Billing
5 14 (8.09%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.05%) Back Office
7 4 (2.31%) Law
7 4 (2.31%) Legal
8 3 (1.73%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) JSON
2 1 (0.58%) HTML
2 1 (0.58%) JSP
2 1 (0.58%) SOAP
2 1 (0.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.89%) Smart Meter
2 5 (2.89%) Hedge funds
3 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.58%) IVR
5 1 (0.58%) PMI
5 1 (0.58%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.73%) UNIX
1 3 (1.73%) Windows
1 3 (1.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (38.15%) Business Analysis
2 53 (30.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.92%) UML
5 28 (16.18%) Scrum
6 24 (13.87%) Software Testing
7 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.72%) System Testing
7 22 (12.72%) Kanban
7 22 (12.72%) Test Automation
8 20 (11.56%) Workflow
9 19 (10.98%) Data Analysis
10 18 (10.40%) Data Management
11 17 (9.83%) CRM
12 14 (8.09%) Process Management
13 11 (6.36%) Test Scripting
13 11 (6.36%) Change Management
14 10 (5.78%) Regression Testing
15 9 (5.20%) Time Management
16 8 (4.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.18%) SQL
2 9 (5.20%) VBA
3 7 (4.05%) VB
4 4 (2.31%) C#
5 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) ISEB
2 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.73%) Degree
4 2 (1.16%) CBAP
4 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMP
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) SLA
1 3 (1.73%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.31%) Oracle
2 4 (2.31%) HP
2 4 (2.31%) OpenText
3 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.16%) CollabNet
4 2 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (0.58%) Avaya
5 1 (0.58%) Genesys
5 1 (0.58%) Lotus
5 1 (0.58%) Baan
5 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Infor
5 1 (0.58%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.58%) Verint
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago