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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 32 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.85% 3.65% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 3.81% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 10
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
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
260 289 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 97.01% 96.01% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 216 185 194
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
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 28 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Solihull

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Data Analysis
3 22 (35.48%) Project Management
4 21 (33.87%) Finance
5 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (27.42%) SDLC
6 15 (24.19%) Business Analysis
6 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2
8 12 (19.35%) XML
8 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
8 12 (19.35%) Degree
9 10 (16.13%) Software Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Billing
9 10 (16.13%) Regression Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Time Management
10 9 (14.52%) Workflow
11 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
12 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.06%) Scrum
12 5 (8.06%) PRINCE
13 3 (4.84%) User Stories
13 3 (4.84%) Business Process Mapping
14 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
15 1 (1.61%) SOA
15 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
15 1 (1.61%) PMP
15 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
15 1 (1.61%) Local Government

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Data Analysis
3 22 (35.48%) Project Management
4 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (27.42%) SDLC
5 15 (24.19%) Business Analysis
5 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2
7 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
8 10 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 10 (16.13%) Regression Testing
9 9 (14.52%) Time Management
9 9 (14.52%) Workflow
10 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
11 5 (8.06%) Scrum
11 5 (8.06%) PRINCE
12 3 (4.84%) User Stories
12 3 (4.84%) Business Process Mapping
13 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft