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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1098 894 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.48% 17.65% 18.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.27% 18.24% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 899 802 686
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5416 4900 4150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.08% 96.74% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4265 3421
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,104
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +9 408 £37,500 +7.14% 50
Warwickshire +4 158 £41,500 +21.97% 12
Coventry -4 132 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Staffordshire +2 112 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Shropshire +9 54 £39,000 +26.82% 5
Solihull -5 33 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Walsall -1 27 £37,500 - 2
West Bromwich +4 22 £28,500 +56.16% 3
Wolverhampton +5 21 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Dudley +2 21 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 16 £30,000 - 3
Herefordshire +4 14 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Worcestershire -8 12 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 483 (23.38%) Finance
2 447 (21.64%) SQL
3 392 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 366 (17.72%) Windows
5 307 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 288 (13.94%) Business Analysis
7 245 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 243 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 241 (11.67%) SQL Server
10 206 (9.97%) ITIL
10 206 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
11 197 (9.54%) Project Management
12 191 (9.24%) Degree
13 170 (8.23%) MS Excel
14 158 (7.65%) Oracle
15 153 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 146 (7.07%) Active Directory
17 143 (6.92%) MS Office
17 143 (6.92%) Data Analysis
18 141 (6.82%) QA
19 128 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 126 (6.10%) Retail
21 124 (6.00%) C#
21 124 (6.00%) CRM
22 117 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
23 116 (5.61%) SAP
23 116 (5.61%) .NET
23 116 (5.61%) ISEB
24 114 (5.52%) Scrum
25 111 (5.37%) Data Warehouse

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 64 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 59 (2.86%) SAS
3 54 (2.61%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (1.21%) IIS
7 19 (0.92%) CMS
8 16 (0.77%) Moodle
9 15 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
9 15 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
10 14 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle UPK
11 8 (0.39%) Node.js
12 7 (0.34%) NetWeaver
12 7 (0.34%) OpenEdge
13 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.29%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.29%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 170 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 143 (6.92%) MS Office
3 20 (0.97%) MS Project
4 17 (0.82%) SPSS
5 15 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 32 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.21%) SAP SD
4 21 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
8 11 (0.53%) HFM
9 10 (0.48%) SAP CO
9 10 (0.48%) SAP FI
9 10 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.44%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
11 7 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.34%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.23%) Office 365
2 22 (1.06%) SaaS
3 12 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.39%) GitHub
6 3 (0.15%) IaaS
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 2 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.097%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.097%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.048%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 109 (5.28%) LAN
2 102 (4.94%) WAN
3 83 (4.02%) Firewall
4 48 (2.32%) TCP/IP
5 38 (1.84%) SAN
6 34 (1.65%) Network Security
7 31 (1.50%) VPN
8 30 (1.45%) DNS
9 24 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (1.11%) Wireless
11 22 (1.06%) DHCP
12 21 (1.02%) VoIP
13 20 (0.97%) VLAN
14 17 (0.82%) ADSL
14 17 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.68%) Internet
17 12 (0.58%) WLAN
18 11 (0.53%) MPLS
19 8 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 153 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 128 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 111 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
5 102 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 76 (3.68%) QlikView
7 69 (3.34%) Data Mart
8 54 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
9 53 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 28 (1.36%) Data Mining
12 24 (1.16%) OLAP
13 21 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (0.97%) SAP BI
15 18 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.82%) Pentaho
17 16 (0.77%) Star Schema
18 15 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
18 15 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 14 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 58 (2.81%) Selenium
2 28 (1.36%) JIRA
3 27 (1.31%) Cucumber
4 26 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 23 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (0.97%) HP UFT
8 17 (0.82%) SpecFlow
9 15 (0.73%) Toad
9 15 (0.73%) WebDriver
10 10 (0.48%) FogBugz
10 10 (0.48%) Mercurial
10 10 (0.48%) Selenium IDE
10 10 (0.48%) SoapUI
10 10 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
10 10 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.44%) Ant
11 9 (0.44%) Hudson
12 8 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.39%) RSpec
General
1 483 (23.38%) Finance
2 126 (6.10%) Retail
3 82 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 73 (3.53%) Marketing
5 48 (2.32%) Banking
6 47 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.23%) Billing
8 28 (1.36%) Automotive
8 28 (1.36%) Military
9 23 (1.11%) Games
10 21 (1.02%) Legal
11 18 (0.87%) Local Government
12 14 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.58%) Law
14 9 (0.44%) Front Office
15 8 (0.39%) Back Office
15 8 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.29%) Swedish Language
17 5 (0.24%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (5.61%) .NET
2 74 (3.58%) XML
3 26 (1.26%) HTML
3 26 (1.26%) Web Services
4 24 (1.16%) SOAP
5 21 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 20 (0.97%) EDI
7 17 (0.82%) Gherkin
7 17 (0.82%) Middleware
8 14 (0.68%) MDX
9 13 (0.63%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.48%) CSS
11 9 (0.44%) X-Windows
12 8 (0.39%) J2EE
12 8 (0.39%) REST
12 8 (0.39%) Spring XD
13 7 (0.34%) JSON
14 6 (0.29%) XSL
15 4 (0.19%) jQuery
15 4 (0.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 69 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 44 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 38 (1.84%) Mathematics
6 34 (1.65%) Driving Licence
7 33 (1.60%) FMCG
8 29 (1.40%) Statistics
9 22 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 17 (0.82%) Economics
10 17 (0.82%) EPoS
10 17 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 17 (0.82%) Smart Meter
11 16 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
12 15 (0.73%) Replication
13 14 (0.68%) AS400
13 14 (0.68%) e-Learning
13 14 (0.68%) iSeries
14 12 (0.58%) Credit Risk
14 12 (0.58%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 366 (17.72%) Windows
2 107 (5.18%) Windows Server
3 80 (3.87%) Unix
4 73 (3.53%) Linux
4 73 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 65 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (2.32%) Windows XP
7 47 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.53%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.39%) Android
13 8 (0.39%) MVS
13 8 (0.39%) Solaris
14 6 (0.29%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.19%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (13.94%) Business Analysis
3 245 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 243 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 206 (9.97%) ITIL
6 197 (9.54%) Project Management
7 143 (6.92%) Data Analysis
8 124 (6.00%) CRM
9 117 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 114 (5.52%) Scrum
11 88 (4.26%) Analytics
12 85 (4.11%) ERP
13 84 (4.07%) Change Management
14 82 (3.97%) Software Testing
15 72 (3.48%) E-Commerce
15 72 (3.48%) Service Delivery
16 70 (3.39%) SDLC
17 67 (3.24%) Automated Testing
18 66 (3.19%) Test Scripting
19 65 (3.15%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 447 (21.64%) SQL
2 124 (6.00%) C#
3 101 (4.89%) T-SQL
4 98 (4.74%) Java
5 90 (4.36%) PL/SQL
6 44 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 30 (1.45%) VB
8 26 (1.26%) VBA
9 24 (1.16%) C
10 17 (0.82%) Delphi
10 17 (0.82%) Perl
11 15 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 15 (0.73%) RPG
12 13 (0.63%) PHP
13 12 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.53%) Ruby
14 11 (0.53%) VB6
15 10 (0.48%) Python
16 9 (0.44%) C++
16 9 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (9.24%) Degree
2 116 (5.61%) ISEB
3 65 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (3.10%) ISTQB
5 53 (2.57%) CCNA
6 42 (2.03%) Security Cleared
7 41 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (1.94%) CCNP
9 31 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 26 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (1.16%) CISSP
11 24 (1.16%) MCP
12 18 (0.87%) MCSE
12 18 (0.87%) SC Cleared
13 17 (0.82%) CISM
14 12 (0.58%) A+ Certification
14 12 (0.58%) CEH
14 12 (0.58%) GIAC
15 11 (0.53%) CCIE
16 10 (0.48%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (6.82%) QA
2 82 (3.97%) Data Quality
3 77 (3.73%) SLA
4 24 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.24%) HL7
7 5 (0.24%) ISO13485
8 3 (0.15%) COBIT
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.15%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.097%) Basel II
9 2 (0.097%) BS25999
9 2 (0.097%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.097%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.097%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.097%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.097%) WAI
10 1 (0.048%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.048%) ISO27005
System Software
1 146 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (0.34%) Snort
5 6 (0.29%) XenApp
6 5 (0.24%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.24%) vSphere
7 4 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.15%) NFS
8 3 (0.15%) UAG
9 2 (0.097%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.097%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.048%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.77%) SCCM
3 10 (0.48%) Puppet
4 9 (0.44%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.34%) QRadar
6 6 (0.29%) OpenView
7 5 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.24%) Nessus
7 5 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
8 4 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.19%) EnCase
8 4 (0.19%) Nmap
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.19%) SCOM
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 392 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 158 (7.65%) Oracle
3 116 (5.61%) SAP
4 103 (4.99%) Cisco
5 73 (3.53%) Tableau
6 70 (3.39%) VMware
7 60 (2.90%) Citrix
8 46 (2.23%) HP
9 37 (1.79%) IBM
10 28 (1.36%) Avaya
11 21 (1.02%) Hyperion
12 20 (0.97%) Juniper
13 19 (0.92%) NetApp
14 17 (0.82%) Apple
15 15 (0.73%) Cognos
16 14 (0.68%) LANDesk
16 14 (0.68%) Meraki
17 13 (0.63%) CheckPoint
17 13 (0.63%) Google
17 13 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28551.60 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Experis IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: bonus/excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters Technology - Philip Morris
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago