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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 52 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.05% 3.32% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 3.38% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
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
597 680 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.98% 98.12% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 528 547 498
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Lichfield - 6 £42,500 -
Tamworth - 6 £41,500 - 2
Stafford -4 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Stoke-on-Trent +14 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Cannock - 1 £42,000 -
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 21 (47.73%) Business Analysis
3 20 (45.45%) Finance
4 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (29.55%) CRM
6 12 (27.27%) Change Management
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (20.45%) System Testing
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
9 9 (20.45%) ERP
10 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (18.18%) BPR
10 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.91%) Marketing
11 7 (15.91%) Degree
11 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
12 6 (13.64%) SAP
12 6 (13.64%) ITIL
12 6 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
13 5 (11.36%) Analytics
13 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
13 5 (11.36%) MS Access
13 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
13 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
13 5 (11.36%) Data Mining

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.36%) MS Access
4 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 21 (47.73%) Business Analysis
3 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (29.55%) CRM
5 12 (27.27%) Change Management
6 9 (20.45%) System Testing
6 9 (20.45%) ERP
7 8 (18.18%) BPR
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL
8 6 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (11.36%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.36%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) Workflow
10 4 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (9.09%) Use Case
10 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
1 2 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Pegasus
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday