The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 27 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 25 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.35% 3.35% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 4.33% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 4
Average salary £29,000 £110,000 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-73.63% +204.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £110,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £110,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 208 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 85.59% 77.32% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 233 141 141
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Solihull

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Solihull

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 14 (37.84%) Finance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
2 12 (32.43%) Project Management
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) Legal
4 8 (21.62%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 5 (13.51%) C++
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) VB
7 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (13.51%) MDX
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) MCPD
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) DevExpress
8 4 (10.81%) BDD
8 4 (10.81%) Red Gate
9 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.41%) ISEB

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Project Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Software Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Report Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Development Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Change Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Project Management
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.70%) Information Management
8 1 (2.70%) Logistics
8 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) C++
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VB
2 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) MCPD
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) DevExpress
1 4 (10.81%) Red Gate
2 1 (2.70%) SAP