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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 59 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.83% 4.49% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 4.65% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 12
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
699 624 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.01% 96.59% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 563 530 410
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
Lichfield +2 8 £42,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent -5 3 £40,000 +16.78% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -5 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Cannock - 1 £43,500 -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 24 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 18 (40.00%) Finance
3 16 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (26.67%) CRM
6 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
7 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.00%) SQL
8 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.00%) OLAP
8 9 (20.00%) ETL
8 9 (20.00%) Project Management
8 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (20.00%) MDX
8 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.56%) ISEB
10 7 (15.56%) Change Management
10 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
11 6 (13.33%) MS Office
11 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 6 (13.33%) Data Security
11 6 (13.33%) Migration
11 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
11 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 6 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.89%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.89%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) OLAP
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) QlikView
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Billing
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) MDX
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.89%) XML
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.67%) CRM
4 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.00%) ETL
5 9 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
7 7 (15.56%) Change Management
8 6 (13.33%) Data Security
8 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 6 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (8.89%) Use Case
9 4 (8.89%) Workflow
9 4 (8.89%) Multidimensional Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) VBA
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Sage
2 4 (8.89%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Casewise
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago