The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Midlands region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 9 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.84% 2.40% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.84% 2.78% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 108 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 100.00% 86.40% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 79 127
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) QAD
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Logistics
3 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Content Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Management
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) Casewise
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (21.05%) ArchiMate
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Summit
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.53%) RUP
8 2 (10.53%) MS Project
8 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Logistics
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) ArchiMate
4 4 (21.05%) Content Management
4 4 (21.05%) Information Management
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) RUP
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) QAD
2 4 (21.05%) Casewise
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) SAP