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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 11 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 742 1114 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.77% 18.79% 16.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.22% 19.46% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 618 906 766
Median salary £36,887 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.93% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,775 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

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
4575 5725 4910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.26% 96.56% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3732 4742 4231
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -5 259 £35,000 -6.66% 34
Warwickshire -3 99 £37,250 -6.87% 5
Coventry -1 78 £36,750 -8.12% 6
Solihull +5 76 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Staffordshire -9 61 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Shropshire -9 31 £36,500 -12.04% 5
Worcestershire +2 21 £36,500 +16.80% 3
Sutton Coldfield -1 14 £36,500 +21.66%
West Bromwich 0 12 £41,250 +41.02% 1
Herefordshire -29 7 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Dudley +1 4 £17,500 -50.00% 1
Walsall -2 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Wolverhampton -6 2 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Smethwick - 1 £17,000 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 367 (22.85%) SQL
2 348 (21.67%) Finance
3 317 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
4 288 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
5 262 (16.31%) Microsoft
6 260 (16.19%) Business Analysis
7 234 (14.57%) Windows
8 199 (12.39%) MS Excel
9 157 (9.78%) ITIL
9 157 (9.78%) Degree
10 151 (9.40%) SQL Server
11 150 (9.34%) Retail
12 148 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
13 141 (8.78%) SAP
13 141 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 129 (8.03%) ISEB
15 113 (7.04%) Active Directory
16 112 (6.97%) Project Management
17 100 (6.23%) ERP
18 99 (6.16%) Firewall
18 99 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
18 99 (6.16%) Analytics
19 96 (5.98%) QA
20 93 (5.79%) MS Office
21 87 (5.42%) Oracle
21 87 (5.42%) CRM
21 87 (5.42%) Waterfall
22 86 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 86 (5.35%) Data Analysis
23 85 (5.29%) Manufacturing

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 62 (3.86%) SAS
2 44 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 31 (1.93%) IIS
5 12 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.37%) CMS
9 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.25%) Confluence
11 3 (0.19%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.12%) Apache
12 2 (0.12%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.12%) Documentum
12 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.12%) JBoss
13 1 (0.062%) Drupal
13 1 (0.062%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 199 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 93 (5.79%) MS Office
3 64 (3.99%) MS Visio
4 38 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.81%) SPSS
6 19 (1.18%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.062%) Stata
Business Applications
1 34 (2.12%) SAP SCM
2 32 (1.99%) SAP CAR
2 32 (1.99%) SAP Retail
3 31 (1.93%) SAP POS DM
4 30 (1.87%) SAP MM
5 20 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (1.25%) SAP SD
6 16 (1.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 14 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.62%) Oracle SCM
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 9 (0.56%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.44%) OpenText MBPM
10 7 (0.44%) OpenText Process Suite
11 6 (0.37%) SAP MII
12 4 (0.25%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.18%) Office 365
2 16 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.37%) G Suite
5 5 (0.31%) Force.com
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.25%) SaaS
7 1 (0.062%) AdWords
7 1 (0.062%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.062%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.062%) IaaS
7 1 (0.062%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 99 (6.16%) Firewall
2 42 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 41 (2.55%) LAN
4 38 (2.37%) Network Security
5 36 (2.24%) VPN
6 33 (2.05%) WAN
7 30 (1.87%) DNS
8 28 (1.74%) VoIP
9 27 (1.68%) DHCP
10 21 (1.31%) VLAN
11 14 (0.87%) Wireshark
12 13 (0.81%) MPLS
13 12 (0.75%) HTTP
14 11 (0.68%) Internet
14 11 (0.68%) Wireless
15 10 (0.62%) DSL
15 10 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.50%) FTP
16 8 (0.50%) Intranet
16 8 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (2.12%) Relational Database
5 34 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (1.31%) MS Access
8 21 (1.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 20 (1.25%) MySQL
9 20 (1.25%) QlikView
10 17 (1.06%) OLAP
10 17 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
13 11 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.68%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (2.49%) Selenium
1 40 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (1.87%) Cucumber
2 30 (1.87%) JIRA
3 20 (1.25%) Robot Framework
4 17 (1.06%) HP UFT
5 14 (0.87%) JMeter
6 13 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 10 (0.62%) Fiddler
8 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.50%) Burp Suite
10 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.37%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.37%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.31%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.25%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
14 3 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 348 (21.67%) Finance
2 150 (9.34%) Retail
3 85 (5.29%) Manufacturing
4 63 (3.92%) Marketing
5 44 (2.74%) Banking
6 29 (1.81%) Legal
7 26 (1.62%) Billing
8 16 (1.00%) Advertising
8 16 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.81%) German Language
9 13 (0.81%) Law
10 11 (0.68%) French Language
11 10 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.50%) Military
13 7 (0.44%) Automotive
13 7 (0.44%) Games
13 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (4.92%) .NET
2 27 (1.68%) Web Services
3 26 (1.62%) XML
4 24 (1.49%) HTML
5 20 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 15 (0.93%) CSS
7 9 (0.56%) SOAP
8 7 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.44%) J2EE
8 7 (0.44%) jQuery
9 6 (0.37%) Gherkin
9 6 (0.37%) RESTful
10 5 (0.31%) EDI
10 5 (0.31%) LAMP
10 5 (0.31%) Visualforce
10 5 (0.31%) WCF
11 4 (0.25%) MDX
12 3 (0.19%) HTML5
12 3 (0.19%) ODBC
12 3 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 317 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 48 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 25 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 23 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 23 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 21 (1.31%) User Experience
7 19 (1.18%) iPad
8 17 (1.06%) Reinsurance
9 15 (0.93%) Smart Meter
10 14 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 13 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
12 12 (0.75%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
14 10 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.62%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
15 9 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.56%) Fixed Income
16 8 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 234 (14.57%) Windows
2 75 (4.67%) Linux
3 68 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 57 (3.55%) Unix
5 45 (2.80%) Windows 7
6 32 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 27 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.00%) Android
11 14 (0.87%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.81%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.56%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.25%) CentOS
17 3 (0.19%) Solaris
18 2 (0.12%) Debian
18 2 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (16.19%) Business Analysis
3 157 (9.78%) ITIL
4 148 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
5 141 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 112 (6.97%) Project Management
7 100 (6.23%) ERP
8 99 (6.16%) Analytics
8 99 (6.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 87 (5.42%) CRM
9 87 (5.42%) Waterfall
10 86 (5.35%) Data Analysis
11 82 (5.11%) SDLC
12 81 (5.04%) Test Scripting
13 72 (4.48%) SIEM
14 64 (3.99%) Scrum
15 62 (3.86%) Mathematics
16 61 (3.80%) E-Commerce
17 59 (3.67%) Translating Business Requirements
18 54 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 367 (22.85%) SQL
2 59 (3.67%) C#
3 42 (2.62%) T-SQL
4 37 (2.30%) Java
5 31 (1.93%) VBA
6 30 (1.87%) R
7 28 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 28 (1.74%) Python
8 15 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 14 (0.87%) ABAP
9 14 (0.87%) C
9 14 (0.87%) VB
10 13 (0.81%) PHP
11 8 (0.50%) C++
12 6 (0.37%) RPG
13 5 (0.31%) Apex Code
13 5 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.25%) Ruby
15 3 (0.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 157 (9.78%) Degree
2 129 (8.03%) ISEB
3 67 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 55 (3.42%) CISSP
5 38 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (1.87%) CCNP
7 26 (1.62%) CCNA
8 25 (1.56%) CISM
8 25 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 24 (1.49%) CEH
10 20 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (1.18%) GCIH
11 19 (1.18%) GIAC
11 19 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (1.12%) SANS
13 17 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (1.00%) GCIA
15 15 (0.93%) MCSE
16 12 (0.75%) SC Cleared
17 10 (0.62%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.98%) QA
2 65 (4.05%) SLA
3 39 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.25%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.50%) COBIT
8 4 (0.25%) GxP
8 4 (0.25%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.19%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.19%) ISO27005
9 3 (0.19%) SDET
10 2 (0.12%) BS25999
11 1 (0.062%) COSO
11 1 (0.062%) GPG13
System Software
1 113 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.62%) Snort
5 6 (0.37%) vSphere
5 6 (0.37%) XenApp
6 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.062%) Firmware
8 1 (0.062%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (0.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 10 (0.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (0.44%) SCCM
3 6 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.37%) Nagios
4 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.31%) QRadar
4 5 (0.31%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.25%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (0.19%) RSA enVision
6 3 (0.19%) SCOM
7 2 (0.12%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.12%) Icinga
7 2 (0.12%) Nessus
7 2 (0.12%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.062%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.062%) Control-M
8 1 (0.062%) DameWare
8 1 (0.062%) Nmap
Vendors
1 262 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 141 (8.78%) SAP
3 87 (5.42%) Oracle
4 66 (4.11%) Cisco
5 55 (3.42%) VMware
6 46 (2.86%) Citrix
7 25 (1.56%) Google
8 18 (1.12%) IBM
9 16 (1.00%) CheckPoint
9 16 (1.00%) Cognos
9 16 (1.00%) Tableau
10 14 (0.87%) HP
10 14 (0.87%) LANDesk
10 14 (0.87%) ServiceNow
11 13 (0.81%) LogRhythm
11 13 (0.81%) Qualys
12 12 (0.75%) hybris
12 12 (0.75%) Infor
12 12 (0.75%) NetApp
12 12 (0.75%) Pega
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Car or Car allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
nGeneration Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, retail discounts
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum +on-call+OT bonus + extensive benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19670.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Modis International
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum pension, bonus, private health care
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday