The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 72 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 44 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.19% 2.01% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.59% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 25
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1528 1586 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.91% 77.90% 71.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1396 1053
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analysis
West Midlands

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region.

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis.

1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) Finance
3 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (35.38%) Business Analysis
4 21 (32.31%) Oracle
5 19 (29.23%) QA
6 17 (26.15%) Degree
6 17 (26.15%) Banking
7 15 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (21.54%) Relational Database
9 13 (20.00%) UML
10 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
10 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.92%) Investment Banking
11 11 (16.92%) Use Case
12 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
13 9 (13.85%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (13.85%) MS Office
13 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (13.85%) BPMN
13 9 (13.85%) Reference Data
13 9 (13.85%) User Stories
14 8 (12.31%) .NET
14 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.31%) ERP
14 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (10.77%) Content Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Analysis also 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 that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.62%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.69%) Data Mart
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.15%) PowerCenter
8 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.54%) MS Access
9 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Toad
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) ERwin
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 11 (16.92%) Investment Banking
4 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.23%) Retail
6 5 (7.69%) Advertising
7 4 (6.15%) Automotive
7 4 (6.15%) Marketing
8 3 (4.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Analyst
2 26 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 18 (27.69%) Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) IT Business Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Data Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Service Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.69%) MI Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Business Manager
9 4 (6.15%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) XML
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) WCF
4 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) XSD
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) HTML5
4 2 (3.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.08%) CSS3
4 2 (3.08%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) MapReduce
5 1 (1.54%) Flash
5 1 (1.54%) JSP
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Reference Data
2 6 (9.23%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.69%) Data Extraction
3 5 (7.69%) Economics
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) UNIX
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 23 (35.38%) Business Analysis
2 15 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (20.00%) UML
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Use Case
6 9 (13.85%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (13.85%) BPMN
6 9 (13.85%) User Stories
7 8 (12.31%) ERP
7 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.77%) Content Management
8 7 (10.77%) Document Management
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Service Management
10 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) ETL
10 5 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 4 (6.15%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.08%) C
4 2 (3.08%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) QA
2 5 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Informatica
3 5 (7.69%) Netezza
3 5 (7.69%) Ab Initio
4 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Siebel
5 1 (1.54%) Trillium
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago