The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 62 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.24% 1.66% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.11% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
520 521 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.93% 78.58% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 411 440 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £47,500 - 1
Stafford - 3 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £43,750 -20.45% 1
Lichfield -4 1 - - 1
Business Analysis
West Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (34.69%) PRINCE2
2 15 (30.61%) Project Management
2 15 (30.61%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 11 (22.45%) QA
5 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
5 10 (20.41%) Change Management
6 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
6 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.33%) .NET
7 8 (16.33%) COBOL
7 8 (16.33%) UNIX
7 8 (16.33%) Windows
7 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
8 7 (14.29%) WCF
8 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (14.29%) ERP
8 7 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (12.24%) MS Project
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (12.24%) Service Management
9 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
9 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
9 6 (12.24%) Project Governance
10 5 (10.20%) Business Process Mapping

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (6.12%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Project
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (10.20%) MSTest
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Tester
7 5 (10.20%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (6.12%) Business Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Project Coordinator
10 1 (2.04%) Lead Business Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) Web Services
2 7 (14.29%) WCF
3 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) UNIX
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) PRINCE2
2 15 (30.61%) Project Management
3 10 (20.41%) Change Management
3 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
4 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.29%) ERP
5 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
6 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
6 6 (12.24%) Project Governance
6 6 (12.24%) Service Management
7 5 (10.20%) UML
7 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) COBOL
3 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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