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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 10 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 9 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.38% 8.67% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.33% 12.14% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
73 140 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.04% 71.43% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 105 103
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Civica
5 3 (30.00%) ICAEW
5 3 (30.00%) AAT
5 3 (30.00%) LexisNexis
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) DNA
5 3 (30.00%) CIMA
5 3 (30.00%) PMI
5 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Billing
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PMI
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) DNA
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) AAT
2 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CIMA
2 3 (30.00%) ICAEW
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Civica
2 3 (30.00%) LexisNexis
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com