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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 14 36 9
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 9 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.32% 0.57% 12.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 0.68% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
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
101 147 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.11% 84.00% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 102
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) MS Project
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) DRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Essbase
4 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Summit
4 2 (16.67%) HFM
4 2 (16.67%) Northgate

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Aareon QL
1 2 (16.67%) Academy Housing
1 2 (16.67%) arcHouse
1 2 (16.67%) HFM
1 2 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (16.67%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (16.67%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (16.67%) OPENHousing
1 2 (16.67%) Orchard Housing
1 2 (16.67%) Summit
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Essbase
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (16.67%) Power BI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Hyperion Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automotive Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) DRM
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) IIBA
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Aareon
3 2 (16.67%) Capita
3 2 (16.67%) Civica
3 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 2 (16.67%) Kypera
3 2 (16.67%) Northgate
3 2 (16.67%) Orchard