The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 63 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 19 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.63% 0.75% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 0.95% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 6
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 524 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.50% 79.03% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 407 456 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,050 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 9 £47,500 - 2
Stafford - 4 £33,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent +1 1 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Business Analysis
West Midlands

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) QA
3 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Change Management
5 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) Windows
5 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.67%) WCF
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (16.67%) ERP
6 7 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 6 (14.29%) MS Project
7 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (11.90%) MSTest
8 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Mathematics

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Project
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (11.90%) MSTest
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Software Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) WCF
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Change Management
5 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.67%) ERP
7 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Usability Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.90%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (11.90%) UML
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) COBOL
3 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago