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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 866 1000 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.69% 19.44% 18.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.20% 20.02% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 722 869 916
Median salary £37,500 £35,745 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
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
5347 4996 5486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.12% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4209 4839
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -7 289 £35,000 -2.77% 27
Coventry +1 114 £40,000 +11.11% 13
Warwickshire 0 97 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Staffordshire -6 91 £35,000 +5.26% 15
Shropshire -1 72 £42,000 +30.23% 6
Solihull +6 70 £34,000 +4.61% 9
Worcestershire +9 29 £35,000 +12.00% 4
Dudley +1 15 £27,000 -5.26%
Walsall 0 11 £36,500 -2.66% 3
West Bromwich -3 9 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Herefordshire -21 6 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wolverhampton -2 4 £33,750 -11.18% 3
Sutton Coldfield -4 4 £24,250 +1.04% 1
Bilston - 4 £40,000 -
Smethwick - 3 £17,500 -
Willenhall - 1 £34,000 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 427 (22.74%) Finance
2 424 (22.58%) SQL
3 341 (18.16%) Microsoft
4 336 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
5 307 (16.35%) Windows
6 277 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
7 273 (14.54%) Business Analysis
8 232 (12.35%) Retail
9 230 (12.25%) ITIL
9 230 (12.25%) MS Excel
10 194 (10.33%) SQL Server
11 175 (9.32%) Project Management
12 168 (8.95%) SAP
13 167 (8.89%) Degree
14 161 (8.57%) Active Directory
15 153 (8.15%) QA
16 151 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
17 143 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 139 (7.40%) MS Office
19 132 (7.03%) ISEB
19 132 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
20 115 (6.12%) Firewall
21 112 (5.96%) Oracle
22 102 (5.43%) Cisco
23 101 (5.38%) Test Scripting
23 101 (5.38%) Windows Server
24 96 (5.11%) SDLC
25 95 (5.06%) Scrum
25 95 (5.06%) CRM
26 90 (4.79%) ERP

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 64 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 43 (2.29%) IIS
3 42 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 32 (1.70%) SAS
5 22 (1.17%) CMS
6 17 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (0.75%) Drupal
8 14 (0.75%) WordPress
9 12 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.37%) Documentum
12 6 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.27%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.21%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.21%) Confluence
14 4 (0.21%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.16%) OpenEdge
15 3 (0.16%) SAP EP
Applications
1 230 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 139 (7.40%) MS Office
3 58 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 49 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.91%) SPSS
6 13 (0.69%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.11%) EViews
7 2 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.053%) Stata
Business Applications
1 31 (1.65%) SAP MM
2 26 (1.38%) SAP SCM
3 25 (1.33%) SAP Retail
4 21 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (1.06%) SAP SD
6 18 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 18 (0.96%) Magento
7 16 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
8 14 (0.75%) Shopify
9 12 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
10 11 (0.59%) SAP HCM
10 11 (0.59%) SAP MII
11 10 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (0.43%) SAP ERP
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (0.32%) Maximo
14 6 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
14 6 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
14 6 (0.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.06%) Office 365
2 14 (0.75%) Basecamp
2 14 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.37%) G Suite
6 6 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.27%) Force.com
8 4 (0.21%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.16%) AdWords
9 3 (0.16%) Yammer
10 2 (0.11%) SaaS
11 1 (0.053%) Flurry Analytics
11 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (6.12%) Firewall
2 70 (3.73%) WAN
3 69 (3.67%) LAN
4 57 (3.04%) TCP/IP
5 50 (2.66%) VPN
6 40 (2.13%) DNS
7 39 (2.08%) Network Security
8 37 (1.97%) DHCP
9 34 (1.81%) Wireless
10 32 (1.70%) VLAN
11 30 (1.60%) VoIP
12 20 (1.06%) EIGRP
12 20 (1.06%) OSPF
13 17 (0.91%) MPLS
14 15 (0.80%) SAN
15 13 (0.69%) BGP
15 13 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (0.69%) Intranet
16 12 (0.64%) HTTP
16 12 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 67 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
8 28 (1.49%) MySQL
9 22 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (0.96%) MS Access
12 16 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 14 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 13 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.64%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.53%) Star Schema
18 9 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 60 (3.19%) JIRA
2 45 (2.40%) Selenium
3 42 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 22 (1.17%) HP UFT
6 19 (1.01%) WebDriver
7 16 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 16 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.64%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.59%) Robot Framework
9 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 8 (0.43%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.37%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.32%) Zephyr
14 5 (0.27%) JMeter
14 5 (0.27%) Subversion
15 4 (0.21%) Hudson
15 4 (0.21%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 427 (22.74%) Finance
2 232 (12.35%) Retail
3 78 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 49 (2.61%) Legal
5 48 (2.56%) Banking
6 40 (2.13%) Marketing
7 21 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.01%) Billing
8 19 (1.01%) Law
9 17 (0.91%) Military
10 16 (0.85%) Advertising
11 15 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 14 (0.75%) Publishing
12 14 (0.75%) Telecoms
13 13 (0.69%) Games
14 10 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.43%) Automotive
16 7 (0.37%) Back Office
16 7 (0.37%) German Language
17 5 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (4.42%) .NET
2 32 (1.70%) Web Services
3 29 (1.54%) HTML
4 26 (1.38%) XML
5 19 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 16 (0.85%) CSS
7 8 (0.43%) SOAP
8 7 (0.37%) EDI
8 7 (0.37%) jQuery
9 6 (0.32%) J2EE
10 5 (0.27%) LAMP
10 5 (0.27%) RESTful
10 5 (0.27%) Visualforce
11 4 (0.21%) Gherkin
11 4 (0.21%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (0.21%) SAP Basis
11 4 (0.21%) WCF
11 4 (0.21%) Zend Framework
12 3 (0.16%) SAP XI
12 3 (0.16%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 277 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 66 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 52 (2.77%) Mobile App
5 47 (2.50%) User Experience
6 45 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 42 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 25 (1.33%) Driving Licence
10 20 (1.06%) Physics
11 19 (1.01%) Statistics
12 18 (0.96%) Smart Meter
13 17 (0.91%) Fixed Income
13 17 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.69%) Credit Risk
14 13 (0.69%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 12 (0.64%) NHS
16 11 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
17 10 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 307 (16.35%) Windows
2 101 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 83 (4.42%) Linux
4 63 (3.35%) Windows 7
5 53 (2.82%) Unix
6 42 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 25 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.06%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.69%) Windows 10
12 12 (0.64%) Android
13 11 (0.59%) Windows Vista
14 7 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.21%) CentOS
15 4 (0.21%) Solaris
16 3 (0.16%) SUSE
16 3 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (14.54%) Business Analysis
3 230 (12.25%) ITIL
4 175 (9.32%) Project Management
5 151 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
6 143 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 132 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 101 (5.38%) Test Scripting
9 96 (5.11%) SDLC
10 95 (5.06%) CRM
10 95 (5.06%) Scrum
11 90 (4.79%) ERP
12 85 (4.53%) Workflow
13 81 (4.31%) Waterfall
14 78 (4.15%) Data Analysis
15 73 (3.89%) E-Commerce
15 73 (3.89%) User Stories
16 72 (3.83%) Service Management
17 70 (3.73%) Information Security
18 68 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 424 (22.58%) SQL
2 70 (3.73%) C#
3 55 (2.93%) Java
4 43 (2.29%) T-SQL
5 34 (1.81%) JavaScript
6 24 (1.28%) VBA
7 22 (1.17%) Python
8 21 (1.12%) PHP
8 21 (1.12%) R
9 20 (1.06%) C
10 16 (0.85%) VB.NET
11 14 (0.75%) VB
12 10 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.48%) ABAP
14 8 (0.43%) C++
14 8 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.32%) Ruby
16 5 (0.27%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.27%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 167 (8.89%) Degree
2 132 (7.03%) ISEB
3 65 (3.46%) CISSP
4 62 (3.30%) ISTQB
5 55 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (2.34%) CCNP
7 41 (2.18%) CCNA
8 33 (1.76%) Security Cleared
9 27 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (1.33%) CISM
10 25 (1.33%) MCSE
11 23 (1.22%) CEH
12 18 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (0.85%) CISMP
13 16 (0.85%) SSCP
14 15 (0.80%) CCSA
14 15 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (0.69%) SANS
16 12 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (8.15%) QA
2 71 (3.78%) SLA
3 53 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (2.08%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 20 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.53%) COBIT
7 10 (0.53%) GxP
8 5 (0.27%) ISO22301
8 5 (0.27%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.27%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.053%) SDET
System Software
1 161 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.37%) vSphere
5 6 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.27%) XenApp
7 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.16%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.11%) Snort
9 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.53%) SCCM
2 8 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.43%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.32%) Nagios
4 6 (0.32%) Nessus
4 6 (0.32%) Zenoss
5 5 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (0.27%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (0.21%) SCOM
7 3 (0.16%) QRadar
8 2 (0.11%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.11%) Icinga
8 2 (0.11%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 341 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 168 (8.95%) SAP
3 112 (5.96%) Oracle
4 102 (5.43%) Cisco
5 78 (4.15%) VMware
6 64 (3.41%) Citrix
7 23 (1.22%) NetApp
8 22 (1.17%) CheckPoint
9 21 (1.12%) Adobe
10 20 (1.06%) Qualys
11 19 (1.01%) Google
11 19 (1.01%) IBM
11 19 (1.01%) SolarWinds
12 18 (0.96%) Cognos
13 17 (0.91%) Dell
14 16 (0.85%) Pega
14 16 (0.85%) ServiceNow
15 14 (0.75%) HP
15 14 (0.75%) LANDesk
16 13 (0.69%) Palo Alto
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus/gym/pension/health etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £44,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k - £25k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £27500.00 - £36000.00 per annum + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago