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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1007 855 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.37% 16.10% 16.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.11% 16.71% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 804 731 763
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,330
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +1 350 £39,000 +4.00% 31
Coventry +8 191 £41,500 +5.73% 15
Staffordshire -4 98 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Warwickshire -2 82 £37,500 +15.38% 21
Shropshire -1 54 £34,455 +14.85% 9
Solihull +8 39 £37,500 - 8
Wolverhampton +3 23 £43,500 +45.00%
Worcestershire +10 18 £31,000 -0.85% 2
West Bromwich +1 16 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Sutton Coldfield -3 16 £24,500 -18.33%
Herefordshire 0 15 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Dudley +2 14 £23,500 -17.54% 1
Walsall +2 14 £32,500 -16.66% 2
Halesowen +1 3 £21,000 +5.00% 1
Stourbridge - 2 £28,000 -
Wednesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Smethwick - 1 £26,000 - 2
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 476 (24.00%) Finance
2 453 (22.84%) SQL
3 368 (18.56%) Microsoft
4 350 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 322 (16.24%) Windows
6 265 (13.36%) ITIL
7 249 (12.56%) Business Analysis
8 235 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
9 233 (11.75%) MS Excel
10 199 (10.04%) SQL Server
11 198 (9.98%) Project Management
12 193 (9.73%) Degree
13 191 (9.63%) Active Directory
14 189 (9.53%) Retail
15 180 (9.08%) MS Office
16 162 (8.17%) QA
17 152 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
18 150 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
19 134 (6.76%) SAP
20 131 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
21 129 (6.51%) Oracle
22 115 (5.80%) Cisco
23 112 (5.65%) Scrum
24 108 (5.45%) Firewall
24 108 (5.45%) ISEB
25 106 (5.35%) Test Scripting
26 105 (5.30%) Windows Server
27 102 (5.14%) CRM
28 94 (4.74%) Data Analysis
29 93 (4.69%) SDLC

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 65 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 50 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 35 (1.77%) IIS
4 26 (1.31%) CMS
4 26 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
6 20 (1.01%) SAS
7 18 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (0.81%) WordPress
9 14 (0.71%) Drupal
10 8 (0.40%) Documentum
11 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.30%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.25%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.20%) Apache
14 4 (0.20%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.20%) Confluence
14 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 233 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 180 (9.08%) MS Office
3 45 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.25%) MS Project
5 5 (0.25%) SPSS
6 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.10%) EViews
7 2 (0.10%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 26 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (1.01%) Magento
4 20 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (0.91%) SAP MM
7 16 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.76%) SAP SD
9 14 (0.71%) Shopify
10 12 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
11 11 (0.55%) SAP BPC
11 11 (0.55%) SAP HCM
11 11 (0.55%) SAP Retail
12 9 (0.45%) Maximo
12 9 (0.45%) SAP MII
13 8 (0.40%) Exstream
14 7 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 7 (0.35%) SAP SCM
15 6 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.61%) Office 365
2 18 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.71%) Basecamp
4 11 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (0.40%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.20%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.20%) SaaS
7 3 (0.15%) AdWords
7 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 3 (0.15%) Yammer
8 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.10%) IaaS
9 1 (0.050%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 108 (5.45%) Firewall
2 80 (4.03%) WAN
3 78 (3.93%) LAN
4 52 (2.62%) VPN
5 45 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 39 (1.97%) Wireless
7 35 (1.77%) DNS
8 32 (1.61%) VoIP
9 29 (1.46%) VLAN
10 28 (1.41%) DHCP
11 24 (1.21%) OSPF
12 23 (1.16%) MPLS
12 23 (1.16%) Network Security
12 23 (1.16%) SSL
13 21 (1.06%) EIGRP
13 21 (1.06%) SAN
14 17 (0.86%) HTTP
15 15 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (0.71%) BGP
17 13 (0.66%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 26 (1.31%) MySQL
8 23 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (1.16%) SAP BI
9 20 (1.01%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.91%) QlikView
11 17 (0.86%) SAP BW
12 16 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.71%) MS Access
14 13 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 63 (3.18%) Selenium
2 59 (2.98%) JIRA
3 32 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.46%) WebDriver
5 24 (1.21%) Cucumber
6 20 (1.01%) HP UFT
7 15 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.61%) Git (software)
10 10 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.45%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.40%) Hudson
13 6 (0.30%) Subversion
14 5 (0.25%) Ant
14 5 (0.25%) Fiddler
14 5 (0.25%) Firebug
14 5 (0.25%) JIRA Agile
14 5 (0.25%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.25%) Zephyr
15 4 (0.20%) LoadUI
General
1 476 (24.00%) Finance
2 189 (9.53%) Retail
3 72 (3.63%) Manufacturing
4 56 (2.82%) Banking
5 43 (2.17%) Legal
6 41 (2.07%) Marketing
7 29 (1.46%) Law
8 19 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 17 (0.86%) Military
9 17 (0.86%) Telecoms
10 16 (0.81%) French Language
11 15 (0.76%) Automotive
11 15 (0.76%) Billing
12 14 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.66%) Advertising
13 13 (0.66%) Games
14 12 (0.61%) Back Office
14 12 (0.61%) Publishing
14 12 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.59%) .NET
2 51 (2.57%) HTML
3 32 (1.61%) XML
4 26 (1.31%) CSS
5 24 (1.21%) Web Services
6 15 (0.76%) ASP.NET
7 13 (0.66%) jQuery
8 11 (0.55%) EDI
9 9 (0.45%) .NET Framework
10 8 (0.40%) Middleware
10 8 (0.40%) SOAP
11 7 (0.35%) HTML5
12 6 (0.30%) WPF
12 6 (0.30%) Zend Framework
13 5 (0.25%) J2EE
13 5 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (0.25%) XHTML
14 4 (0.20%) AngularJS
14 4 (0.20%) BAPI
14 4 (0.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 235 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (3.68%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 61 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 53 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 51 (2.57%) User Experience
7 34 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 33 (1.66%) Visualisation
9 26 (1.31%) Driving Licence
10 21 (1.06%) Statistics
11 18 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (0.91%) Smart Meter
11 18 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 14 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
13 13 (0.66%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.66%) iPad
13 13 (0.66%) NHS
14 11 (0.55%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 322 (16.24%) Windows
2 105 (5.30%) Windows Server
3 85 (4.29%) Linux
4 81 (4.08%) Unix
5 79 (3.98%) Windows 7
6 40 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.31%) Windows 8
7 26 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 17 (0.86%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.40%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.30%) Android
13 5 (0.25%) Solaris
14 3 (0.15%) SUSE
14 3 (0.15%) VMS
15 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (13.36%) ITIL
3 249 (12.56%) Business Analysis
4 198 (9.98%) Project Management
5 152 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 150 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
7 131 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 112 (5.65%) Scrum
9 106 (5.35%) Test Scripting
10 102 (5.14%) CRM
11 94 (4.74%) Data Analysis
12 93 (4.69%) SDLC
13 87 (4.39%) ERP
14 84 (4.24%) Service Management
15 82 (4.14%) Use Case
16 77 (3.88%) User Stories
17 76 (3.83%) Information Security
18 75 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
18 75 (3.78%) E-Commerce
18 75 (3.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 453 (22.84%) SQL
2 81 (4.08%) C#
3 53 (2.67%) Java
4 48 (2.42%) T-SQL
5 45 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 29 (1.46%) VBA
7 27 (1.36%) VB
8 25 (1.26%) PHP
9 18 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 18 (0.91%) PowerShell
10 17 (0.86%) R
11 14 (0.71%) C
11 14 (0.71%) Python
12 13 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.35%) Ruby
14 6 (0.30%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.30%) Perl
14 6 (0.30%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.25%) XAML
16 4 (0.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 193 (9.73%) Degree
2 108 (5.45%) ISEB
3 57 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (2.82%) CISSP
5 53 (2.67%) ISTQB
6 47 (2.37%) CCNP
7 44 (2.22%) CCNA
8 42 (2.12%) Security Cleared
9 34 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (1.56%) MCSE
12 26 (1.31%) CEH
13 24 (1.21%) CISM
14 18 (0.91%) SC Cleared
15 16 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 16 (0.81%) MCSA
16 15 (0.76%) SSCP
17 14 (0.71%) CISMP
18 13 (0.66%) CCSA
19 11 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (8.17%) QA
2 77 (3.88%) SLA
3 51 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 32 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.55%) COBIT
8 6 (0.30%) GxP
9 2 (0.10%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.10%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.10%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.050%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.050%) JTAG
10 1 (0.050%) P3O
10 1 (0.050%) SDET
System Software
1 191 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 50 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.25%) Snort
5 5 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.25%) XenApp
6 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.15%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.15%) vSphere
8 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.050%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.050%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.61%) SCCM
3 11 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 9 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (0.40%) SCOM
6 7 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.30%) Nessus
8 5 (0.25%) Nagios
8 5 (0.25%) WSUS
9 3 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.15%) QRadar
9 3 (0.15%) RSA enVision
10 2 (0.10%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.10%) Puppet
10 2 (0.10%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.050%) Cacti
11 1 (0.050%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.050%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 368 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 134 (6.76%) SAP
3 129 (6.51%) Oracle
4 115 (5.80%) Cisco
5 79 (3.98%) VMware
6 64 (3.23%) Citrix
7 47 (2.37%) HP
8 26 (1.31%) NetApp
9 25 (1.26%) IBM
10 24 (1.21%) Adobe
11 23 (1.16%) Cognos
12 20 (1.01%) CheckPoint
13 18 (0.91%) Dell
13 18 (0.91%) Google
13 18 (0.91%) Palo Alto
13 18 (0.91%) Qualys
14 16 (0.81%) Serena
15 14 (0.71%) SolarWinds
16 13 (0.66%) F5
16 13 (0.66%) LANDesk
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Pensions, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 48k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £41000 - £46000 per annum + pension, annual leave etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £31500 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £43000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £28000 - £31500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago