The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 60 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.84% 1.81% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 1.85% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 647 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.68% 97.44% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 568 555 468
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 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 +4 15 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £56,250 +40.62% 1
Stafford -9 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (43.18%) Business Analysis
2 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
5 12 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (25.00%) SQL
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 9 (20.45%) MDX
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (20.45%) Finance
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.45%) OLAP
8 9 (20.45%) ISEB
8 9 (20.45%) ETL
9 7 (15.91%) Project Management
9 7 (15.91%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (13.64%) Marketing
10 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (13.64%) CRM
10 6 (13.64%) MS Office
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
11 5 (11.36%) Analytics
12 4 (9.09%) Degree
12 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (9.09%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.45%) OLAP
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (9.09%) QlikView
5 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Billing
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) MDX
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Business Analysis
2 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (22.73%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.45%) ETL
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (13.64%) CRM
8 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Analytics
9 4 (9.09%) Multidimensional Analysis
10 3 (6.82%) BPR
10 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.82%) Workflow
10 3 (6.82%) Use Case
10 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (4.55%) ERP
11 2 (4.55%) Fit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) ISEB
2 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Sage
2 4 (9.09%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) Casewise
3 1 (2.27%) Google
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + 8% bonus, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 18 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago