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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 62 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.98% 3.93% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 4.08% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 11
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
685 637 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.89% 96.37% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 544 547 406
Average salary £35,426 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 4 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Lichfield -3 2 £42,500 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent -6 2 £37,000 -12.94%
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (22.50%) CRM
7 9 (22.50%) ETL
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 9 (22.50%) OLAP
7 9 (22.50%) MDX
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.50%) ISEB
8 7 (17.50%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (15.00%) MS Office
9 6 (15.00%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (12.50%) Analytics
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (10.00%) Billing
11 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Server

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (22.50%) OLAP
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 4 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Billing
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) MDX
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) CRM
4 9 (22.50%) ETL
5 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.50%) Use Case
9 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.50%) Data Security
9 3 (7.50%) Workflow
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) VBA
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Sage
2 4 (10.00%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Casewise
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago