The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 42 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.41% 2.12% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.21% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £37,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 272 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.19% 96.11% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 214 215 183
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) Process Management
5 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 3 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) MS Office
7 1 (5.56%) ADO
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ADO
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
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