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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 42 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.78% 6.61% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 6.75% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 16
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £18,400 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,950 £43,750
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
506 578 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.65% 97.97% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 445 500 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
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 January 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
Stafford +10 10 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Lichfield -10 6 £42,500 - 1
Business Analyst
West Midlands

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 26 (61.90%) Business Analysis
2 24 (57.14%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Project Management
4 14 (33.33%) Change Management
4 14 (33.33%) CRM
4 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (21.43%) Migration
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (21.43%) Data Migration
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 7 (16.67%) Data Security
9 7 (16.67%) Marketing
9 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) Analytics
10 6 (14.29%) Workflow
10 6 (14.29%) ISEB
10 6 (14.29%) ITIL
11 5 (11.90%) Business Objects
11 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
11 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.52%) MS Access
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Business Analysis
2 15 (35.71%) Project Management
3 14 (33.33%) Change Management
3 14 (33.33%) CRM
3 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
6 9 (21.43%) Migration
6 9 (21.43%) Data Migration
7 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 7 (16.67%) Data Security
8 6 (14.29%) Workflow
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (11.90%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (11.90%) Use Case
9 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) COBIT
2 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41000 - £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago