The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 30 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 42 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.52% 1.98% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 2.04% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 25
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,000
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
628 685 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.52% 96.89% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 537 544 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Tamworth - 17 £41,500 - 1
Lichfield +4 9 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +7 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Cannock - 3 £42,000 -
Stafford - 3 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £40,500 +9.45%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 30 (47.62%) Business Analysis
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 25 (39.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.98%) SQL
4 17 (26.98%) ERP
4 17 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (25.40%) Finance
6 15 (23.81%) Change Management
6 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 14 (22.22%) SAP
7 14 (22.22%) CRM
7 14 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
8 13 (20.63%) System Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (14.29%) Informatica
11 9 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (14.29%) Oracle
11 9 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
11 9 (14.29%) Star Schema
11 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 8 (12.70%) Cognos

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
3 9 (14.29%) Star Schema
4 8 (12.70%) QlikView
5 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) FMCG
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) EPoS
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Business Analysis
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 25 (39.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.98%) ERP
4 17 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (23.81%) Change Management
6 14 (22.22%) CRM
6 14 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
7 13 (20.63%) System Testing
7 13 (20.63%) Dimensional Modelling
8 12 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (11.11%) Logistics
10 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Release Management
12 4 (6.35%) Data Management
12 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
12 4 (6.35%) Master Data Management
12 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.59%) VBA
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) SAP
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) Informatica
3 9 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) Tableau
4 8 (12.70%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.59%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits/bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago