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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 5 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1071 750 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.16% 14.03% 18.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.81% 14.48% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 903 658 802
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
6012 5178 4748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.84% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4781 4388 3971
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 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 29 April 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 +7 406 £35,000 -6.66% 35
Shropshire +14 122 £32,500 -0.76% 11
Staffordshire +4 111 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Warwickshire -2 104 £35,000 -7.89% 11
Coventry -1 92 £38,500 +2.66% 14
Solihull +7 41 £29,000 -22.66% 6
Worcestershire +2 32 £27,500 +3.77% 5
West Bromwich +9 27 £40,000 +190.90% 1
Wolverhampton +8 16 £41,750 +11.33% 7
Walsall -7 16 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Herefordshire +3 10 £35,500 +65.11%
Dudley -3 9 £26,500 -3.63%
Sutton Coldfield +9 7 £24,500 -10.90%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 538 (25.14%) Finance
2 470 (21.96%) SQL
3 344 (16.07%) Windows
4 343 (16.03%) Microsoft
5 340 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
6 268 (12.52%) Business Analysis
7 257 (12.01%) ITIL
8 241 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 228 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
10 219 (10.23%) SQL Server
11 210 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
12 199 (9.30%) Project Management
13 194 (9.07%) Degree
14 192 (8.97%) Oracle
15 175 (8.18%) MS Excel
16 171 (7.99%) MS Office
17 150 (7.01%) Data Analysis
18 141 (6.59%) Active Directory
19 139 (6.50%) Retail
20 131 (6.12%) Scrum
21 129 (6.03%) QA
22 123 (5.75%) .NET
23 119 (5.56%) SAP
23 119 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
24 116 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 114 (5.33%) Cisco
26 107 (5.00%) LAN
26 107 (5.00%) Change Management
27 105 (4.91%) C#
28 104 (4.86%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 74 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 70 (3.27%) SAS
3 37 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 32 (1.50%) IIS
5 29 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (1.17%) CMS
7 20 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
9 18 (0.84%) Oracle UPK
10 11 (0.51%) Node.js
11 10 (0.47%) Moodle
12 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (0.42%) OpenEdge
13 8 (0.37%) NetWeaver
14 7 (0.33%) Skype for Business
15 6 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.23%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.23%) WordPress
17 4 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 175 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 171 (7.99%) MS Office
3 23 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (0.89%) SPSS
6 12 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.47%) MS Project
8 6 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
3 35 (1.64%) SAP SD
4 33 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
5 29 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
7 19 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
8 16 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
10 13 (0.61%) SAP CO
10 13 (0.61%) SAP FI
10 13 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
10 13 (0.61%) SAP MM
10 13 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
11 11 (0.51%) SAP CS
12 10 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
12 10 (0.47%) HFM
13 9 (0.42%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.26%) Office 365
2 11 (0.51%) SaaS
3 8 (0.37%) GitHub
4 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.19%) PaaS
6 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.14%) IaaS
7 2 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.093%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.047%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.00%) LAN
2 94 (4.39%) WAN
3 72 (3.36%) Firewall
4 35 (1.64%) SAN
5 34 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 27 (1.26%) Network Security
6 27 (1.26%) VLAN
7 22 (1.03%) ADSL
7 22 (1.03%) VPN
7 22 (1.03%) Wireless
8 19 (0.89%) DNS
8 19 (0.89%) VoIP
9 15 (0.70%) DHCP
9 15 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.61%) Internet
11 13 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (0.42%) HTTP
13 7 (0.33%) MPLS
13 7 (0.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 99 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 68 (3.18%) QlikView
6 63 (2.94%) Data Mart
7 56 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
9 30 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
10 25 (1.17%) Relational Database
11 23 (1.07%) Data Mining
12 22 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 19 (0.89%) SAP BW
14 18 (0.84%) SQLPlus
15 16 (0.75%) SAP BI
16 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.61%) Big Data
17 13 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (2.99%) Selenium
2 31 (1.45%) JIRA
3 27 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (1.07%) Visual Studio
5 22 (1.03%) HP UFT
6 21 (0.98%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 19 (0.89%) Toad
9 18 (0.84%) WebDriver
10 10 (0.47%) Hudson
10 10 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.42%) Ant
12 8 (0.37%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.33%) Fiddler
13 7 (0.33%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (0.33%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.28%) Firebug
14 6 (0.28%) Git (software)
14 6 (0.28%) Mercurial
General
1 538 (25.14%) Finance
2 139 (6.50%) Retail
3 93 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 88 (4.11%) Marketing
5 56 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 52 (2.43%) Banking
7 51 (2.38%) Billing
8 42 (1.96%) Legal
9 35 (1.64%) Law
10 28 (1.31%) Automotive
11 21 (0.98%) Local Government
12 20 (0.93%) Games
12 20 (0.93%) Military
13 12 (0.56%) French Language
14 10 (0.47%) German Language
15 9 (0.42%) Back Office
16 8 (0.37%) Swedish Language
17 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.23%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (5.75%) .NET
2 60 (2.80%) XML
3 35 (1.64%) HTML
4 20 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 19 (0.89%) CSS
5 19 (0.89%) SOAP
6 18 (0.84%) Middleware
6 18 (0.84%) WPF
7 15 (0.70%) EDI
7 15 (0.70%) Web Services
8 10 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.37%) Gherkin
9 8 (0.37%) Spring XD
10 7 (0.33%) MDX
11 6 (0.28%) HTML5
11 6 (0.28%) jQuery
11 6 (0.28%) JSON
11 6 (0.28%) XHTML
11 6 (0.28%) XSL
12 5 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 69 (3.22%) Management Information System
4 51 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 39 (1.82%) User Experience
7 37 (1.73%) Mathematics
8 31 (1.45%) Statistics
9 22 (1.03%) FMCG
10 21 (0.98%) Data Structures
11 20 (0.93%) EPoS
12 18 (0.84%) Driving Licence
13 16 (0.75%) AS400
13 16 (0.75%) iSeries
13 16 (0.75%) Visualisation
14 14 (0.65%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.65%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.61%) Smart Meter
16 12 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
17 11 (0.51%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 344 (16.07%) Windows
2 87 (4.07%) Unix
3 84 (3.93%) Windows Server
4 79 (3.69%) Linux
5 60 (2.80%) Windows 7
6 45 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (1.73%) Windows XP
8 29 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 20 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.75%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.33%) Android
13 7 (0.33%) MVS
13 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
14 6 (0.28%) VMS
15 5 (0.23%) SUSE
16 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (12.52%) Business Analysis
3 257 (12.01%) ITIL
4 241 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 210 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
6 199 (9.30%) Project Management
7 150 (7.01%) Data Analysis
8 131 (6.12%) Scrum
9 119 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 107 (5.00%) Change Management
11 104 (4.86%) CRM
12 88 (4.11%) Software Testing
13 85 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 79 (3.69%) Analytics
15 77 (3.60%) Service Management
16 71 (3.32%) Service Delivery
17 70 (3.27%) Automated Testing
17 70 (3.27%) Translating Business Requirements
18 68 (3.18%) Test Scripting
19 66 (3.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 470 (21.96%) SQL
2 105 (4.91%) C#
3 98 (4.58%) PL/SQL
4 79 (3.69%) Java
5 71 (3.32%) T-SQL
6 49 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 41 (1.92%) VB
8 30 (1.40%) VBA
9 26 (1.21%) PowerShell
10 20 (0.93%) Python
10 20 (0.93%) RPG
11 17 (0.79%) PHP
11 17 (0.79%) XAML
12 16 (0.75%) C
13 14 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.56%) RPG IV
15 11 (0.51%) Delphi
16 10 (0.47%) Perl
17 8 (0.37%) Ruby
18 7 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 194 (9.07%) Degree
2 93 (4.35%) ISEB
3 65 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 57 (2.66%) CCNA
6 55 (2.57%) Security Cleared
7 43 (2.01%) CCNP
8 38 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (1.40%) CISSP
9 30 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 28 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (1.17%) MCSE
12 20 (0.93%) CISM
13 19 (0.89%) CCDA
13 19 (0.89%) CCDP
13 19 (0.89%) MCP
14 17 (0.79%) SC Cleared
15 15 (0.70%) A+ Certification
15 15 (0.70%) CEH
16 14 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.03%) QA
2 81 (3.79%) Data Quality
3 80 (3.74%) SLA
4 27 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.37%) COBIT
8 5 (0.23%) HL7
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.14%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.14%) JTAG
9 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.093%) Basel II
10 2 (0.093%) BS25999
10 2 (0.093%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.093%) MiFID
10 2 (0.093%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.047%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.047%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.047%) WAI
System Software
1 141 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.28%) XenApp
5 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.19%) Snort
6 4 (0.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.093%) NFS
7 2 (0.093%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.047%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 13 (0.61%) SCCM
4 8 (0.37%) Puppet
5 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.28%) OpenView
5 6 (0.28%) WSUS
6 5 (0.23%) Legato
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.093%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.093%) Nessus
8 2 (0.093%) Nexpose
8 2 (0.093%) Proventia
8 2 (0.093%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.093%) SCOM
8 2 (0.093%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.093%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.093%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 343 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 192 (8.97%) Oracle
3 119 (5.56%) SAP
4 114 (5.33%) Cisco
5 79 (3.69%) VMware
6 72 (3.36%) HP
7 65 (3.04%) Tableau
8 63 (2.94%) Citrix
9 48 (2.24%) IBM
10 35 (1.64%) Avaya
11 27 (1.26%) Juniper
12 22 (1.03%) Meraki
13 21 (0.98%) Cognos
14 18 (0.84%) Serena
15 17 (0.79%) Hyperion
15 17 (0.79%) NetApp
16 16 (0.75%) LANDesk
17 15 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
18 14 (0.65%) Remedy
19 13 (0.61%) Symantec
West Midlands
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 minutes ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37685.50 - £40961.85 per annum + 40d Hol+Exc Pen+Health/Life
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Walsall Housing Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £25 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: Yesterday