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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 24 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.86% 1.59% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 1.87% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% -20.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
169 107 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.35% 84.92% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 140 56 139
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 12 (54.55%) SDLC
4 11 (50.00%) Banking
4 11 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 11 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 11 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 6 (27.27%) MS Office
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) Billing
8 3 (13.64%) Civica
8 3 (13.64%) ICAEW
8 3 (13.64%) AAT
8 3 (13.64%) LexisNexis
8 3 (13.64%) User Experience
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) CIMA
8 3 (13.64%) Legal
8 3 (13.64%) ERP
8 3 (13.64%) DNA
8 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
8 3 (13.64%) PMI
8 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
3 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Billing
4 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Business Solution Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PMI
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 12 (54.55%) SDLC
3 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) DNA
6 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) AAT
2 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CIMA
2 3 (13.64%) ICAEW
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Civica
2 3 (13.64%) LexisNexis
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle