The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 919 816 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.65% 16.28% 15.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.53% 17.11% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 815 701 644
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4705 4769 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.17% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 3995 3874
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 327 £37,500 +11.94% 23
Warwickshire +2 158 £37,500 +33.92% 9
Coventry 0 112 £37,500 +10.29% 11
Staffordshire -10 71 £33,500 +4.68% 14
Solihull +16 56 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Worcestershire +6 35 £28,500 -5.00% 5
Wolverhampton -4 27 £35,000 +21.73% 3
West Bromwich +14 22 £24,500 -18.33% 4
Shropshire +2 21 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Walsall +8 14 £36,000 -5.26%
Herefordshire -1 11 £21,500 -24.56% 2
Dudley -1 10 £30,000 +66.66%
Sutton Coldfield -5 2 £21,250 -21.29% 2
Halesowen 0 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Tipton - 1 £20,500 -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 488 (28.21%) SQL
2 462 (26.71%) Finance
3 326 (18.84%) Business Analysis
4 321 (18.55%) Microsoft
5 296 (17.11%) Windows
6 262 (15.14%) Degree
7 238 (13.76%) MS Excel
8 209 (12.08%) MS Office
9 199 (11.50%) SQL Server
10 156 (9.02%) ISEB
11 153 (8.84%) ITIL
12 152 (8.79%) Oracle
13 147 (8.50%) Project Management
14 139 (8.03%) UNIX
15 136 (7.86%) Active Directory
16 132 (7.63%) Banking
17 129 (7.46%) Retail
18 118 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
19 114 (6.59%) QA
20 113 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
21 106 (6.13%) Linux
21 106 (6.13%) Java
22 103 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 101 (5.84%) Data Analysis
24 99 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
24 99 (5.72%) User Acceptance Testing
25 98 (5.66%) Change Management
25 98 (5.66%) .NET
26 97 (5.61%) SAP
27 94 (5.43%) SLA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (4.22%) MS Exchange
2 69 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (1.33%) IIS
5 20 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 16 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (0.87%) Apache
10 13 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.58%) Lync
12 9 (0.52%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.29%) SAP Portal
13 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.29%) SAS
14 4 (0.23%) CICS
14 4 (0.23%) Documentum
14 4 (0.23%) CMS
15 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 238 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 209 (12.08%) MS Office
3 38 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.04%) MS Project
6 9 (0.52%) PrintSoft PReS
6 9 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.40%) SPSS
8 6 (0.35%) FastStats
9 5 (0.29%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.058%) Stata
10 1 (0.058%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (1.21%) SAP SD
1 21 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.81%) SAP R/3
3 13 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 13 (0.75%) Maximo
4 11 (0.64%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.52%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.46%) SAP PP
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.40%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.35%) SAP Retail
9 5 (0.29%) Misys Midas
9 5 (0.29%) ResourceLink
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.29%) Office 365
3 4 (0.23%) SaaS
3 4 (0.23%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.058%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.34%) WAN
2 70 (4.05%) LAN
3 59 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 41 (2.37%) VPN
5 34 (1.97%) Firewall
6 29 (1.68%) SAN
7 27 (1.56%) DHCP
8 26 (1.50%) DNS
9 25 (1.45%) Internet
10 18 (1.04%) Wireless
11 12 (0.69%) VoIP
12 11 (0.64%) ADSL
13 10 (0.58%) FTP
14 9 (0.52%) MPLS
15 8 (0.46%) VLAN
15 8 (0.46%) Network Security
16 6 (0.35%) Extranet
17 5 (0.29%) 3G
17 5 (0.29%) OSPF
17 5 (0.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 57 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
9 30 (1.73%) MySQL
10 28 (1.62%) MS Access
11 22 (1.27%) OLAP
12 21 (1.21%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.87%) Data Mining
16 13 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (0.64%) SAP BW
18 10 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (1.45%) Selenium
2 19 (1.10%) Hudson
3 12 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 9 (0.52%) Maven
4 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.46%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.46%) JBehave
5 8 (0.46%) JIRA
6 7 (0.40%) Toad
6 7 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (0.29%) Subversion
9 4 (0.23%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.23%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.23%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.23%) LSMW
10 3 (0.17%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.12%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.12%) ERwin
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 462 (26.71%) Finance
2 132 (7.63%) Banking
3 129 (7.46%) Retail
4 54 (3.12%) Manufacturing
5 46 (2.66%) Marketing
6 33 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.50%) Automotive
8 24 (1.39%) Advertising
9 23 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.33%) Billing
9 23 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.27%) Legal
11 21 (1.21%) Back Office
12 17 (0.98%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.92%) Law
14 13 (0.75%) German Language
15 12 (0.69%) Front Office
16 10 (0.58%) French Language
17 9 (0.52%) Games
18 5 (0.29%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (5.66%) .NET
2 48 (2.77%) HTML
3 31 (1.79%) XML
4 30 (1.73%) CSS
5 26 (1.50%) Web Services
6 25 (1.45%) Middleware
7 19 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 12 (0.69%) J2EE
9 11 (0.64%) OpenMP
9 11 (0.64%) WCF
9 11 (0.64%) OpenCL
10 10 (0.58%) SOAP
11 9 (0.52%) jQuery
12 8 (0.46%) WebCenter
12 8 (0.46%) REST
13 7 (0.40%) EDI
13 7 (0.40%) Ajax
14 6 (0.35%) SAP Business Workflow
14 6 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
15 5 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 66 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 50 (2.89%) Mathematics
4 41 (2.37%) Economics
5 31 (1.79%) Statistics
6 27 (1.56%) AS400
7 25 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 20 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 19 (1.10%) Credit Risk
9 19 (1.10%) iSeries
10 18 (1.04%) FMCG
11 16 (0.92%) CMDB
12 13 (0.75%) Equities
13 12 (0.69%) EPoS
13 12 (0.69%) Reference Data
14 11 (0.64%) Blog
15 10 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (0.52%) Data Extraction
16 9 (0.52%) GIS
17 7 (0.40%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 296 (17.11%) Windows
2 139 (8.03%) UNIX
3 106 (6.13%) Linux
4 76 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (3.58%) Windows 7
7 60 (3.47%) Windows XP
8 25 (1.45%) Solaris
9 9 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.46%) Android
10 8 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.29%) SUSE
13 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.23%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (0.17%) AIX
14 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (18.84%) Business Analysis
2 153 (8.84%) ITIL
3 147 (8.50%) Project Management
4 118 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
6 101 (5.84%) Data Analysis
7 99 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 99 (5.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 98 (5.66%) Change Management
9 85 (4.91%) ERP
10 82 (4.74%) CRM
11 75 (4.34%) Data Modelling
12 70 (4.05%) UML
13 67 (3.87%) Use Case
14 66 (3.82%) Scrum
15 57 (3.29%) PRINCE2
15 57 (3.29%) E-Commerce
16 51 (2.95%) Service Delivery
17 50 (2.89%) Information Security
17 50 (2.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 488 (28.21%) SQL
2 106 (6.13%) Java
3 85 (4.91%) C#
4 73 (4.22%) T-SQL
5 66 (3.82%) C++
6 59 (3.41%) C
7 37 (2.14%) Shell Script
8 35 (2.02%) VB
9 32 (1.85%) PL/SQL
10 29 (1.68%) PHP
11 26 (1.50%) ABAP
12 24 (1.39%) JavaScript
13 22 (1.27%) Perl
13 22 (1.27%) VBA
14 21 (1.21%) Python
15 18 (1.04%) Delphi
16 15 (0.87%) RPG
16 15 (0.87%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.64%) Fortran
17 11 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 262 (15.14%) Degree
2 156 (9.02%) ISEB
3 41 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (1.68%) CCNA
6 28 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 27 (1.56%) CBAP
8 25 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (1.39%) MCSE
10 17 (0.98%) Security Cleared
11 12 (0.69%) IIBA
12 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.58%) CISSP
14 9 (0.52%) MCP
14 9 (0.52%) MCITP
15 8 (0.46%) MCTS
16 7 (0.40%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.40%) HND
17 6 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 5 (0.29%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.59%) QA
2 94 (5.43%) SLA
3 30 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.64%) COBIT
7 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.12%) BS25999
9 2 (0.12%) BS7799
10 1 (0.058%) Basel II
System Software
1 136 (7.86%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.27%) vSphere
4 14 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 13 (0.75%) Terminal Services
6 11 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.64%) XenApp
7 7 (0.40%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.23%) Postfix
10 2 (0.12%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.058%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.058%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.058%) KVM
11 1 (0.058%) Xen
11 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.058%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (1.21%) SCCM
3 7 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.35%) WSUS
5 4 (0.23%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.17%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.12%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.058%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.058%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.058%) SCOM
8 1 (0.058%) Cacti
8 1 (0.058%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 321 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 152 (8.79%) Oracle
3 97 (5.61%) SAP
4 81 (4.68%) VMware
5 64 (3.70%) Cisco
6 57 (3.29%) Citrix
7 45 (2.60%) Business Objects
8 39 (2.25%) HP
9 35 (2.02%) Sybase
10 31 (1.79%) NetApp
11 29 (1.68%) Cognos
12 28 (1.62%) IBM
12 28 (1.62%) RedPrairie
13 27 (1.56%) Sage
14 22 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (0.98%) Remedy
16 16 (0.92%) Pegasus
17 15 (0.87%) CheckPoint
18 14 (0.81%) Progress
18 14 (0.81%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Interserve FM
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £20000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JTL
Salary: £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago