The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 987 833 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.16% 14.07% 16.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.84% 14.68% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 791 694 739
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5861 5674 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.97% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4654 4275
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 374 £37,500 - 39
Coventry +6 138 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Warwickshire +6 103 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Staffordshire -12 86 £29,750 -1.65% 8
Shropshire -9 44 £32,750 - 4
Solihull +4 35 £24,500 -24.03% 1
West Bromwich +2 35 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wolverhampton +6 32 £43,500 +62.61% 3
Walsall -2 16 £32,500 -16.66% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 16 £22,000 - 2
Worcestershire +12 15 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Dudley +1 9 £23,500 -18.96% 2
Herefordshire +1 9 £42,000 +71.42% 2
Wednesbury - 3 £37,500 -
Halesowen +5 2 £23,750 +18.75% 1
Willenhall - 2 £32,500 -
Brierley Hill - 2 £30,750 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 499 (24.31%) Finance
2 478 (23.28%) SQL
3 354 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 348 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (15.83%) Windows
6 279 (13.59%) ITIL
7 239 (11.64%) Business Analysis
8 230 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
9 216 (10.52%) MS Excel
10 205 (9.99%) Degree
11 201 (9.79%) Project Management
12 194 (9.45%) MS Office
13 189 (9.21%) SQL Server
14 186 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 163 (7.94%) Active Directory
16 154 (7.50%) Oracle
17 152 (7.40%) Retail
18 146 (7.11%) QA
18 146 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
19 142 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
20 126 (6.14%) Cisco
21 116 (5.65%) Scrum
22 109 (5.31%) .NET
23 108 (5.26%) SAP
24 101 (4.92%) LAN
25 100 (4.87%) ISEB
26 99 (4.82%) WAN
26 99 (4.82%) Service Management
27 97 (4.72%) Test Scripting
28 95 (4.63%) CRM

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 53 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 36 (1.75%) SAS
4 32 (1.56%) IIS
5 28 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (1.27%) CMS
8 16 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (0.54%) WordPress
10 7 (0.34%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.29%) Drupal
11 6 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle UPK
12 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.19%) Documentum
13 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.19%) Moodle
13 4 (0.19%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 216 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 194 (9.45%) MS Office
3 32 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.39%) MS Project
7 7 (0.34%) SPSS
8 5 (0.24%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.049%) EViews
Business Applications
1 32 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 29 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
4 27 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
5 24 (1.17%) SAP SD
6 14 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
7 12 (0.58%) Magento
7 12 (0.58%) Maximo
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (0.58%) SAP MM
8 11 (0.54%) SAP BPC
9 9 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
10 8 (0.39%) Exstream
10 8 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.39%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.39%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.51%) Office 365
2 12 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.44%) SaaS
4 7 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.29%) Basecamp
6 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.19%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.15%) Yammer
9 2 (0.097%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.097%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.097%) IaaS
10 1 (0.049%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 101 (4.92%) LAN
2 99 (4.82%) WAN
3 91 (4.43%) Firewall
4 41 (2.00%) Wireless
5 40 (1.95%) VPN
6 33 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 27 (1.32%) SAN
8 26 (1.27%) VLAN
9 25 (1.22%) OSPF
9 25 (1.22%) SSL
9 25 (1.22%) VoIP
10 21 (1.02%) EIGRP
10 21 (1.02%) Network Security
11 19 (0.93%) ADSL
12 17 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (0.83%) DNS
12 17 (0.83%) HTTP
13 16 (0.78%) DHCP
14 15 (0.73%) MPLS
15 14 (0.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 61 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.41%) QlikView
7 27 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 21 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (0.83%) SAP BI
12 16 (0.78%) MySQL
12 16 (0.78%) SAP BW
13 13 (0.63%) MS Access
13 13 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (0.44%) Data Mart
16 9 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (0.44%) Roambi
Development Applications
1 73 (3.56%) Selenium
2 41 (2.00%) JIRA
3 30 (1.46%) WebDriver
4 25 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.02%) HP UFT
6 20 (0.97%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.44%) Fiddler
9 9 (0.44%) Hudson
9 9 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.39%) Firebug
11 6 (0.29%) Ant
12 5 (0.24%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.24%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.24%) TestComplete
12 5 (0.24%) Toad
13 4 (0.19%) Lombardi
13 4 (0.19%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 499 (24.31%) Finance
2 152 (7.40%) Retail
3 89 (4.34%) Manufacturing
4 62 (3.02%) Banking
5 56 (2.73%) Marketing
6 51 (2.48%) Legal
7 44 (2.14%) Law
8 35 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.17%) Billing
10 23 (1.12%) Automotive
11 20 (0.97%) Military
12 17 (0.83%) French Language
13 16 (0.78%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.68%) German Language
15 13 (0.63%) Games
16 11 (0.54%) Back Office
17 10 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.39%) Local Government
18 8 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (5.31%) .NET
2 59 (2.87%) HTML
3 39 (1.90%) XML
4 28 (1.36%) CSS
5 17 (0.83%) WPF
6 16 (0.78%) Web Services
7 14 (0.68%) jQuery
8 12 (0.58%) EDI
9 11 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.44%) HTML5
10 9 (0.44%) SOAP
11 8 (0.39%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.39%) Middleware
11 8 (0.39%) XHTML
12 6 (0.29%) Zend Framework
13 5 (0.24%) EDIFACT
13 5 (0.24%) JSON
13 5 (0.24%) Spring
13 5 (0.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (0.19%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 230 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (3.99%) Computer Science
3 76 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 65 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 60 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 50 (2.44%) User Experience
7 28 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 25 (1.22%) Statistics
10 23 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 19 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 15 (0.73%) Credit Risk
12 15 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
13 14 (0.68%) Smart Meter
14 13 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (0.58%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
15 12 (0.58%) iPad
16 11 (0.54%) FMCG
17 10 (0.49%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 325 (15.83%) Windows
2 91 (4.43%) Unix
3 81 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 79 (3.85%) Linux
5 78 (3.80%) Windows 7
6 39 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 22 (1.07%) Windows 10
10 16 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.24%) VMS
12 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.19%) SUSE
14 3 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.15%) Solaris
15 2 (0.097%) Android
15 2 (0.097%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.097%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (13.59%) ITIL
3 239 (11.64%) Business Analysis
4 201 (9.79%) Project Management
5 186 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 146 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 142 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
8 116 (5.65%) Scrum
9 99 (4.82%) Service Management
10 97 (4.72%) Test Scripting
11 95 (4.63%) CRM
12 94 (4.58%) Data Analysis
13 86 (4.19%) Change Management
14 84 (4.09%) E-Commerce
14 84 (4.09%) Software Testing
15 82 (3.99%) ERP
16 79 (3.85%) Manual Testing
17 75 (3.65%) Automated Testing
18 72 (3.51%) Information Security
18 72 (3.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 478 (23.28%) SQL
2 94 (4.58%) C#
3 52 (2.53%) Java
4 48 (2.34%) T-SQL
5 47 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 35 (1.70%) PL/SQL
7 34 (1.66%) VB
8 32 (1.56%) VBA
9 21 (1.02%) PHP
10 18 (0.88%) PowerShell
11 16 (0.78%) XAML
12 14 (0.68%) Python
12 14 (0.68%) RPG
12 14 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 12 (0.58%) C
14 10 (0.49%) R
15 6 (0.29%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.29%) RPG IV
15 6 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 205 (9.99%) Degree
2 100 (4.87%) ISEB
3 64 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 59 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 57 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (2.44%) CISSP
7 44 (2.14%) CCNA
8 42 (2.05%) CCNP
9 36 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (1.41%) MCSE
12 28 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 22 (1.07%) CISM
13 22 (1.07%) SC Cleared
14 19 (0.93%) CEH
15 16 (0.78%) MCSA
16 12 (0.58%) MCP
17 11 (0.54%) CCDA
17 11 (0.54%) CCDP
17 11 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.11%) QA
2 79 (3.85%) SLA
3 36 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 33 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.49%) COBIT
7 9 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.15%) GxP
8 3 (0.15%) JTAG
9 1 (0.049%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.049%) EMIR
9 1 (0.049%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.049%) MiFID
9 1 (0.049%) P3O
9 1 (0.049%) SDET
9 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 163 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 50 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (0.29%) Snort
7 5 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.19%) XenApp
9 2 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.097%) vSphere
10 1 (0.049%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.049%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.049%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.049%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.07%) NetBackup
3 12 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (0.39%) SCCM
5 7 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.34%) Nessus
5 7 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.34%) WSUS
6 4 (0.19%) Legato
6 4 (0.19%) RSA enVision
6 4 (0.19%) SCOM
7 3 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.15%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.15%) QRadar
7 3 (0.15%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.097%) Nagios
8 2 (0.097%) Nexpose
8 2 (0.097%) Proventia
9 1 (0.049%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 354 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 154 (7.50%) Oracle
3 126 (6.14%) Cisco
4 108 (5.26%) SAP
5 83 (4.04%) VMware
6 70 (3.41%) HP
7 68 (3.31%) Citrix
8 33 (1.61%) IBM
9 23 (1.12%) Cognos
10 22 (1.07%) Avaya
11 21 (1.02%) NetApp
12 20 (0.97%) Tableau
13 18 (0.88%) Juniper
13 18 (0.88%) LANDesk
13 18 (0.88%) Serena
14 17 (0.83%) Adobe
15 16 (0.78%) CheckPoint
15 16 (0.78%) Symantec
16 15 (0.73%) Palo Alto
16 15 (0.73%) ServiceNow
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, life insurance etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £19k - 22k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35k - 53k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Health, Pens & O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £38000 - £46500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago