The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 15 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 7 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.73% 9.62% 8.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 11.76% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 15
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 85 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.77% 81.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 102
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Business 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 Business Analysis.

1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
4 4 (26.67%) ArchiMate
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) Information Management
4 4 (26.67%) Casewise
4 4 (26.67%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Northgate
6 2 (13.33%) Civica
6 2 (13.33%) Capita
6 2 (13.33%) Academy Housing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Business 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 Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Aareon QL
1 2 (13.33%) Academy Housing
1 2 (13.33%) arcHouse
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) HFM
1 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (13.33%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (13.33%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (13.33%) OPENHousing
1 2 (13.33%) Orchard Housing
1 2 (13.33%) Summit
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Essbase
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) e-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) ArchiMate
2 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 4 (26.67%) Information Management
2 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) DRM
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Casewise
3 2 (13.33%) Aareon
3 2 (13.33%) Capita
3 2 (13.33%) Civica
3 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (13.33%) Kypera
3 2 (13.33%) Northgate
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Orchard