The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 27 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.77% 3.55% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.18% 3.66% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 10
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 273 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.05% 96.81% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 215 169 159
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Solihull

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Solihull

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 23 (36.51%) Project Management
3 22 (34.92%) Data Analysis
4 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 14 (22.22%) XML
5 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2
5 13 (20.63%) Degree
6 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.70%) Time Management
9 7 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Workflow
9 7 (11.11%) Billing
9 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.94%) Test Strategy
11 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.94%) Scrum
11 5 (7.94%) PRINCE
12 3 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (4.76%) User Stories
13 2 (3.17%) GAP Analysis
13 2 (3.17%) SOA
13 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
14 1 (1.59%) ISEB
14 1 (1.59%) PMP
14 1 (1.59%) SQL
14 1 (1.59%) T-SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Local Government
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Project Management
3 22 (34.92%) Data Analysis
4 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2
6 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.70%) Time Management
9 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Workflow
9 7 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.94%) Test Strategy
11 5 (7.94%) PRINCE
11 5 (7.94%) Scrum
12 3 (4.76%) User Stories
12 3 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
13 2 (3.17%) GAP Analysis
13 2 (3.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
1 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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