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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 19 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.85% 1.19% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.60% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
100 188 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.75% 74.31% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 141 85
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 6 (35.29%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Star Schema
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) OLAP
5 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) NHS
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) BPR
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Billing
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Agresso
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) OLAP
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) Star Schema
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Data Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) ERP Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
1 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 6 (35.29%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) BPR
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
8 1 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (5.88%) Fit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Epicor
2 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
2 1 (5.88%) CODA
2 1 (5.88%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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