The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 842 870 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.38% 16.20% 15.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.44% 17.09% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 700 743 729
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5454 5092 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.17% 94.79% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4264 4421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Birmingham -5 254 £37,500 - 32
Staffordshire +9 115 £30,750 +2.50% 11
Warwickshire -7 115 £32,500 -13.33% 15
Coventry -10 113 £40,000 +23.07% 19
Solihull +10 57 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Shropshire +9 50 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Walsall +2 28 £39,500 +1.28% 1
West Bromwich -1 19 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Wolverhampton -3 16 £26,750 -17.69% 11
Worcestershire -20 13 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Dudley -2 4 £29,000 +13.72%
Herefordshire -5 3 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Halesowen -5 1 £20,000 -4.76% 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 439 (27.58%) Finance
2 362 (22.74%) SQL
3 284 (17.84%) Windows
4 275 (17.27%) Microsoft
5 241 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
6 237 (14.89%) ITIL
7 225 (14.13%) SQL Server
8 224 (14.07%) Business Analysis
9 220 (13.82%) MS Excel
10 214 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
11 160 (10.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 158 (9.92%) Degree
13 150 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
14 144 (9.05%) Project Management
15 135 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 123 (7.73%) Active Directory
17 115 (7.22%) MS Office
18 114 (7.16%) Retail
19 113 (7.10%) Oracle
20 110 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 108 (6.78%) Data Analysis
22 103 (6.47%) .NET
23 101 (6.34%) SAP
23 101 (6.34%) Test Scripting
24 94 (5.90%) ISEB
25 92 (5.78%) SLA
26 91 (5.72%) QA
27 90 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 89 (5.59%) CRM
29 88 (5.53%) VMware

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 69 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 36 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.51%) SAS
4 14 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.57%) CMS
9 8 (0.50%) IIS
10 7 (0.44%) Lync
10 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.38%) WorkSite
11 6 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.25%) Exstream Dialogue
12 4 (0.25%) Confluence
12 4 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 220 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 115 (7.22%) MS Office
3 19 (1.19%) MS Project
3 19 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.38%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.063%) Simulink
7 1 (0.063%) Stata
7 1 (0.063%) Windchill
7 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.063%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (1.76%) SAP FI
1 28 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 28 (1.76%) SAP CO
2 27 (1.70%) SAP MM
2 27 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (1.44%) SAP SD
4 20 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (1.19%) Movex
5 19 (1.19%) SAP Retail
6 14 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
8 9 (0.57%) ResourceLink
9 8 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.44%) Temenos T24
11 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle FAH
12 5 (0.31%) Magento
13 4 (0.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.44%) SaaS
2 12 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.57%) Office 365
4 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.063%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.063%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.15%) Firewall
2 45 (2.83%) LAN
2 45 (2.83%) VPN
3 44 (2.76%) WAN
4 37 (2.32%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.88%) DNS
6 28 (1.76%) Wireless
6 28 (1.76%) Internet
7 23 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (1.07%) Network Security
8 17 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (1.07%) DHCP
9 16 (1.01%) VLAN
10 15 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (0.88%) MPLS
12 12 (0.75%) OSPF
12 12 (0.75%) VoIP
12 12 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (0.69%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (0.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 110 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 90 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 36 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (1.70%) MySQL
9 24 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.13%) MS Access
13 16 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (0.88%) QlikView
15 13 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 11 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.69%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
18 9 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (2.26%) Selenium
2 27 (1.70%) JIRA
3 18 (1.13%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (0.88%) HP UFT
6 13 (0.82%) Bugzilla
7 9 (0.57%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.44%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.38%) Toad
10 6 (0.38%) Robot Framework
11 5 (0.31%) JUnit
11 5 (0.31%) Synon
11 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.25%) TestDirector
12 4 (0.25%) Appium
12 4 (0.25%) Calabash
12 4 (0.25%) Robotium
12 4 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 439 (27.58%) Finance
2 114 (7.16%) Retail
3 74 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 70 (4.40%) Marketing
5 63 (3.96%) Banking
6 35 (2.20%) Billing
7 33 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.38%) Retail Banking
9 16 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.01%) Law
10 15 (0.94%) Military
11 13 (0.82%) Back Office
12 12 (0.75%) Automotive
13 9 (0.57%) Publishing
13 9 (0.57%) Front Office
14 8 (0.50%) Legal
15 5 (0.31%) Electronics
16 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.13%) Advertising
17 2 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (6.47%) .NET
2 43 (2.70%) XML
3 35 (2.20%) ASP.NET
4 28 (1.76%) HTML
4 28 (1.76%) Web Services
5 18 (1.13%) WCF
6 15 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (0.94%) CSS
7 10 (0.63%) Middleware
8 7 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (0.38%) Velocity
10 5 (0.31%) Synon Analyst Programmer
11 4 (0.25%) SAP ALE
12 3 (0.19%) jQuery
12 3 (0.19%) XSD
13 2 (0.13%) XSLT
13 2 (0.13%) EDI
13 2 (0.13%) LAMP
13 2 (0.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 214 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 28 (1.76%) FMCG
3 28 (1.76%) Data Centre
4 26 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.51%) User Experience
6 20 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.19%) iSeries
8 14 (0.88%) Statistics
8 14 (0.88%) EPoS
8 14 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 13 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 12 (0.75%) AS400
10 12 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 12 (0.75%) Data Extraction
11 9 (0.57%) SCADA
11 9 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.44%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.44%) Handset
12 7 (0.44%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 284 (17.84%) Windows
2 71 (4.46%) UNIX
3 63 (3.96%) Windows 7
4 60 (3.77%) Linux
5 59 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (2.51%) Windows XP
7 39 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.57%) AIX
11 8 (0.50%) Windows 2000
11 8 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 7 (0.44%) Android
12 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.13%) Solaris
16 1 (0.063%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (14.89%) ITIL
3 224 (14.07%) Business Analysis
4 160 (10.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 150 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
6 144 (9.05%) Project Management
7 135 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 108 (6.78%) Data Analysis
9 101 (6.34%) Test Scripting
10 89 (5.59%) CRM
11 87 (5.46%) Scrum
12 86 (5.40%) PRINCE2
13 81 (5.09%) Change Management
14 80 (5.03%) ERP
15 78 (4.90%) Analytics
16 63 (3.96%) E-Commerce
17 61 (3.83%) SDLC
18 53 (3.33%) Software Testing
19 49 (3.08%) Logistics
20 48 (3.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 362 (22.74%) SQL
2 82 (5.15%) C#
3 69 (4.33%) T-SQL
4 56 (3.52%) Java
5 53 (3.33%) VBA
6 32 (2.01%) PL/SQL
7 28 (1.76%) VB
8 26 (1.63%) JavaScript
9 18 (1.13%) C
10 14 (0.88%) VB6
11 13 (0.82%) VBScript
12 12 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 11 (0.69%) PHP
14 8 (0.50%) Python
15 7 (0.44%) R
16 6 (0.38%) Perl
17 5 (0.31%) C++
17 5 (0.31%) RPG
17 5 (0.31%) MUMPS
17 5 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 158 (9.92%) Degree
2 94 (5.90%) ISEB
3 39 (2.45%) ISTQB
4 38 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (1.95%) MCSE
8 30 (1.88%) CCNA
9 21 (1.32%) CCNP
10 17 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (1.01%) MCITP
12 15 (0.94%) Security Cleared
13 12 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 12 (0.75%) CEH
13 12 (0.75%) CISSP
14 11 (0.69%) MCTS
14 11 (0.69%) CISM
15 9 (0.57%) GIAC
15 9 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.78%) SLA
2 91 (5.72%) QA
3 20 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.38%) FATCA
8 3 (0.19%) P3O
8 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.13%) Basel II
10 1 (0.063%) BS7666
10 1 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 123 (7.73%) Active Directory
2 50 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.01%) XenApp
5 14 (0.88%) vSphere
6 10 (0.63%) Terminal Server
7 9 (0.57%) Snort
8 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.063%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.063%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.063%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.063%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 1 (0.063%) Xen
10 1 (0.063%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.75%) SCCM
1 12 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.57%) SCOM
3 8 (0.50%) Nagios
3 8 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.31%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.19%) WSUS
5 3 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.19%) Netcool
5 3 (0.19%) Control-M
5 3 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.13%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.063%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.063%) OpenView
7 1 (0.063%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.063%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.063%) MOM
7 1 (0.063%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.063%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 275 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 113 (7.10%) Oracle
3 101 (6.34%) SAP
4 88 (5.53%) VMware
5 80 (5.03%) Cisco
6 70 (4.40%) Citrix
7 34 (2.14%) HP
7 34 (2.14%) NetApp
8 24 (1.51%) Cognos
9 23 (1.44%) IBM
10 22 (1.38%) CheckPoint
11 18 (1.13%) Google
12 15 (0.94%) Apple
13 14 (0.88%) Pegasus
14 12 (0.75%) Juniper
14 12 (0.75%) Remedy
15 10 (0.63%) McAfee
15 10 (0.63%) Sage
15 10 (0.63%) Dell
16 9 (0.57%) BMC
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + great bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Employee Discount, Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days hols + pension + health
Posted: Yesterday