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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 10 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 733 1031 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.35% 19.54% 18.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.76% 20.24% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 616 867 814
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -11 244 £36,500 -2.66% 39
Warwickshire -2 94 £37,000 -10.84% 13
Coventry +1 83 £40,000 +3.22% 13
Solihull +10 66 £34,000 -11.68% 7
Staffordshire -12 58 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Shropshire -4 38 £37,626 +10.66% 3
Worcestershire +6 27 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Bromwich +1 10 £50,000 +159.74% 1
Herefordshire -28 7 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Walsall -1 6 £33,250 -16.87%
Sutton Coldfield +2 5 £27,250 +13.54% 3
Dudley +1 5 £17,500 -41.66%
Wolverhampton -4 4 £40,500 +1.25%
Bilston - 2 £40,000 -
Smethwick - 2 £17,500 - 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 373 (22.02%) Finance
2 367 (21.66%) SQL
3 309 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
4 292 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 285 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
6 268 (15.82%) Business Analysis
7 266 (15.70%) Windows
8 215 (12.69%) MS Excel
9 197 (11.63%) Retail
10 179 (10.57%) ITIL
11 170 (10.04%) SQL Server
12 165 (9.74%) SAP
13 154 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 146 (8.62%) Degree
15 141 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
16 134 (7.91%) Active Directory
16 134 (7.91%) Project Management
17 125 (7.38%) ISEB
18 123 (7.26%) QA
19 112 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
20 110 (6.49%) MS Office
21 103 (6.08%) Firewall
22 96 (5.67%) Oracle
22 96 (5.67%) ERP
23 92 (5.43%) CRM
24 88 (5.19%) Windows Server
25 87 (5.14%) Manufacturing
25 87 (5.14%) Cisco
26 86 (5.08%) SDLC
27 81 (4.78%) Data Analysis

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 47 (2.77%) MS Exchange
2 42 (2.48%) SAS
3 41 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.07%) IIS
5 17 (1.00%) CMS
6 12 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.59%) Drupal
7 10 (0.59%) WordPress
8 9 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.24%) Confluence
9 4 (0.24%) Documentum
9 4 (0.24%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.18%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.18%) SAP EP
10 3 (0.18%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 215 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 110 (6.49%) MS Office
3 59 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 40 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.36%) SPSS
6 17 (1.00%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.059%) EViews
8 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (2.07%) SAP MM
1 35 (2.07%) SAP SCM
2 32 (1.89%) SAP Retail
3 23 (1.36%) SAP SD
4 20 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.65%) Magento
6 11 (0.65%) SAP MII
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
7 10 (0.59%) Shopify
8 8 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (0.47%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle SCM
10 6 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.30%) OpenText MBPM
11 5 (0.30%) OpenText Process Suite
12 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.06%) Office 365
2 13 (0.77%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.59%) Basecamp
4 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.35%) G Suite
7 5 (0.30%) Force.com
8 4 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.18%) AdWords
10 2 (0.12%) SaaS
11 1 (0.059%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.08%) Firewall
2 48 (2.83%) LAN
3 44 (2.60%) Network Security
3 44 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.48%) WAN
5 41 (2.42%) VPN
6 37 (2.18%) DNS
7 31 (1.83%) DHCP
8 27 (1.59%) VLAN
9 26 (1.53%) VoIP
10 17 (1.00%) Wireless
11 14 (0.83%) HTTP
12 13 (0.77%) MPLS
13 12 (0.71%) Intranet
14 10 (0.59%) DSL
14 10 (0.59%) Internet
14 10 (0.59%) SAN
14 10 (0.59%) Wireshark
15 8 (0.47%) FTP
15 8 (0.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 58 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 28 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (1.53%) MySQL
9 24 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (1.30%) MS Access
11 19 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (0.94%) OLAP
14 15 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 14 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.77%) QlikView
17 12 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
17 12 (0.71%) RDBMS
18 11 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 10 (0.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 47 (2.77%) JIRA
2 40 (2.36%) Selenium
3 37 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 19 (1.12%) Robot Framework
6 18 (1.06%) HP UFT
7 16 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 16 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 15 (0.89%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.53%) JMeter
10 9 (0.53%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.53%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.47%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.41%) SoapUI
12 7 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.35%) Fiddler
13 6 (0.35%) Subversion
14 5 (0.30%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.30%) Zephyr
General
1 373 (22.02%) Finance
2 197 (11.63%) Retail
3 87 (5.14%) Manufacturing
4 48 (2.83%) Marketing
5 44 (2.60%) Legal
6 43 (2.54%) Banking
7 26 (1.53%) Billing
8 18 (1.06%) Advertising
9 17 (1.00%) Law
10 14 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.65%) Military
12 9 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.53%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.47%) Games
13 8 (0.47%) German Language
14 7 (0.41%) French Language
14 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.41%) Publishing
15 5 (0.30%) Automotive
16 4 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (4.43%) .NET
2 26 (1.53%) Web Services
3 24 (1.42%) XML
4 23 (1.36%) HTML
5 20 (1.18%) ASP.NET
6 12 (0.71%) CSS
7 8 (0.47%) J2EE
7 8 (0.47%) SOAP
8 7 (0.41%) jQuery
9 6 (0.35%) EDI
9 6 (0.35%) RESTful
10 5 (0.30%) LAMP
10 5 (0.30%) Visualforce
11 4 (0.24%) Gherkin
11 4 (0.24%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (0.24%) MDX
11 4 (0.24%) SAP Basis
11 4 (0.24%) WCF
12 3 (0.18%) SAP XI
12 3 (0.18%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 285 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 54 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 40 (2.36%) Mathematics
4 40 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 34 (2.01%) User Experience
6 29 (1.71%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.36%) Physics
8 20 (1.18%) Statistics
9 19 (1.12%) Driving Licence
10 17 (1.00%) Smart Meter
10 17 (1.00%) Visualisation
11 16 (0.94%) iPad
12 13 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 13 (0.77%) Fixed Income
13 11 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (0.59%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.59%) NHS
15 9 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 266 (15.70%) Windows
2 88 (5.19%) Windows Server
3 78 (4.60%) Linux
4 53 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 45 (2.66%) Unix
6 37 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 27 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.77%) Android
12 11 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.65%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.59%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.53%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.24%) CentOS
15 4 (0.24%) Solaris
16 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (15.82%) Business Analysis
3 179 (10.57%) ITIL
4 154 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 141 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 134 (7.91%) Project Management
7 112 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 96 (5.67%) ERP
9 92 (5.43%) CRM
10 86 (5.08%) SDLC
11 81 (4.78%) Analytics
11 81 (4.78%) Data Analysis
12 80 (4.72%) Scrum
13 78 (4.60%) Test Scripting
14 76 (4.49%) Waterfall
15 73 (4.31%) Workflow
16 71 (4.19%) SIEM
17 65 (3.84%) E-Commerce
17 65 (3.84%) Information Security
18 60 (3.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 367 (21.66%) SQL
2 59 (3.48%) C#
3 50 (2.95%) Java
4 43 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 31 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 28 (1.65%) Python
7 27 (1.59%) VBA
8 23 (1.36%) R
9 17 (1.00%) PHP
10 16 (0.94%) C
11 14 (0.83%) ABAP
12 13 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 10 (0.59%) VB
14 9 (0.53%) C++
15 8 (0.47%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.41%) Ruby
17 6 (0.35%) Perl
17 6 (0.35%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.30%) Apex Code
19 4 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 146 (8.62%) Degree
2 125 (7.38%) ISEB
3 65 (3.84%) CISSP
4 62 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 46 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.30%) CCNP
7 34 (2.01%) CCNA
8 29 (1.71%) CEH
8 29 (1.71%) Security Cleared
9 28 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (1.59%) CISM
11 26 (1.53%) MCSE
12 18 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 17 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.00%) SSCP
14 16 (0.94%) GCIH
15 15 (0.89%) CCSA
15 15 (0.89%) CISMP
15 15 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (0.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (7.26%) QA
2 66 (3.90%) SLA
3 52 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.47%) COBIT
8 7 (0.41%) GxP
9 6 (0.35%) ISO27002
10 5 (0.30%) ISO22301
10 5 (0.30%) ISO27005
11 2 (0.12%) SDET
12 1 (0.059%) COSO
12 1 (0.059%) GDPR
System Software
1 134 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.41%) vSphere
5 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.30%) XenApp
6 4 (0.24%) Snort
6 4 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.059%) Firmware
8 1 (0.059%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.059%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (0.47%) SCCM
2 6 (0.35%) QRadar
2 6 (0.35%) Zenoss
3 5 (0.30%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.30%) Nagios
3 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.30%) SCOM
3 5 (0.30%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.12%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.12%) Icinga
5 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.12%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.12%) Puppet
5 2 (0.12%) RSA enVision
5 2 (0.12%) WSUS
6 1 (0.059%) SCSM
Vendors
1 292 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 165 (9.74%) SAP
3 96 (5.67%) Oracle
4 87 (5.14%) Cisco
5 65 (3.84%) VMware
6 49 (2.89%) Citrix
7 25 (1.48%) Google
8 21 (1.24%) IBM
9 18 (1.06%) Qualys
10 17 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 17 (1.00%) Cognos
10 17 (1.00%) NetApp
11 15 (0.89%) Adobe
12 13 (0.77%) HP
12 13 (0.77%) Infor
12 13 (0.77%) LANDesk
12 13 (0.77%) Tableau
13 12 (0.71%) hybris
13 12 (0.71%) Pega
14 11 (0.65%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 to £45000.00 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 per annum + pen, 5w hol, DIS, salary increments
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago