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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 992 751 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.17% 13.71% 17.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.79% 14.12% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 835 645 850
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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
5910 5318 5115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.08% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4454 4313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +8 353 £37,500 - 44
Shropshire +10 118 £32,000 -4.47% 1
Warwickshire +2 114 £35,000 -11.39% 18
Staffordshire -1 104 £35,000 +12.90% 9
Coventry -3 90 £36,500 -8.75% 14
Solihull +8 37 £25,000 -21.87% 5
Worcestershire +13 32 £27,500 +3.77% 1
West Bromwich +9 28 £55,000 - 2
Walsall -9 15 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Wolverhampton -5 14 £43,500 +18.36% 4
Dudley -2 10 £26,500 -2.75%
Herefordshire +2 3 £42,000 +95.34%
Sutton Coldfield +1 2 £21,250 -22.72% 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £30,000 -
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 - 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 521 (24.81%) Finance
2 481 (22.90%) SQL
3 353 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 346 (16.48%) Windows
5 338 (16.10%) Microsoft
6 261 (12.43%) Business Analysis
7 245 (11.67%) ITIL
8 234 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 228 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
10 226 (10.76%) SQL Server
11 201 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
11 201 (9.57%) Degree
12 199 (9.48%) Project Management
13 193 (9.19%) MS Excel
14 185 (8.81%) MS Office
15 184 (8.76%) Oracle
16 158 (7.52%) Active Directory
17 135 (6.43%) Data Analysis
18 132 (6.29%) QA
19 130 (6.19%) Retail
20 129 (6.14%) Scrum
21 126 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
22 123 (5.86%) Cisco
23 118 (5.62%) .NET
24 109 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 105 (5.00%) C#
26 104 (4.95%) LAN
27 103 (4.90%) SAP
28 101 (4.81%) CRM
29 95 (4.52%) Data Warehouse

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 77 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.24%) SAS
3 37 (1.76%) MS Exchange
4 34 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
5 33 (1.57%) IIS
6 25 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (1.10%) CMS
8 18 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
9 17 (0.81%) Oracle UPK
10 11 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (0.52%) Node.js
11 8 (0.38%) Moodle
12 7 (0.33%) NetWeaver
12 7 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.29%) OpenEdge
13 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.24%) WordPress
15 4 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 193 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 185 (8.81%) MS Office
3 23 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.90%) SPSS
5 18 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.38%) MS Project
7 7 (0.33%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 38 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 37 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
3 35 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 26 (1.24%) SAP SD
6 23 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
8 16 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
9 14 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
10 12 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
10 12 (0.57%) SAP MM
11 9 (0.43%) HFM
12 8 (0.38%) Exstream
12 8 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.38%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.38%) SAP CS
12 8 (0.38%) SAP FI
12 8 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.38%) Office 365
2 12 (0.57%) SaaS
3 7 (0.33%) GitHub
3 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.29%) PaaS
5 5 (0.24%) IaaS
6 3 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.095%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.095%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.95%) LAN
2 91 (4.33%) WAN
3 76 (3.62%) Firewall
4 35 (1.67%) SAN
5 28 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.33%) VLAN
6 25 (1.19%) ADSL
6 25 (1.19%) Wireless
7 23 (1.10%) DNS
7 23 (1.10%) VoIP
8 22 (1.05%) VPN
9 19 (0.90%) Network Security
10 17 (0.81%) DHCP
11 14 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.62%) SSL
13 12 (0.57%) Internet
13 12 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (0.52%) HTTP
15 10 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 109 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (3.10%) QlikView
6 60 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (2.52%) Data Mart
8 48 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
10 32 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 24 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
12 21 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 21 (1.00%) SAP BW
13 19 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (0.81%) SQLPlus
15 16 (0.76%) Data Mining
15 16 (0.76%) SAP BI
16 12 (0.57%) MS Access
16 12 (0.57%) OLAP
17 11 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (3.14%) Selenium
2 30 (1.43%) JIRA
3 26 (1.24%) WebDriver
4 25 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.10%) HP UFT
5 23 (1.10%) Visual Studio
6 18 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 17 (0.81%) Cucumber
7 17 (0.81%) Toad
8 10 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.43%) Fiddler
9 9 (0.43%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.38%) Firebug
10 8 (0.38%) Hudson
11 7 (0.33%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (0.33%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.29%) Ant
13 5 (0.24%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 521 (24.81%) Finance
2 130 (6.19%) Retail
3 93 (4.43%) Manufacturing
4 77 (3.67%) Marketing
5 61 (2.90%) Banking
6 56 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 48 (2.29%) Billing
8 39 (1.86%) Law
9 35 (1.67%) Legal
10 21 (1.00%) Local Government
11 20 (0.95%) Automotive
12 19 (0.90%) Games
13 16 (0.76%) Military
14 14 (0.67%) French Language
15 12 (0.57%) Back Office
15 12 (0.57%) German Language
16 6 (0.29%) Advertising
16 6 (0.29%) Front Office
16 6 (0.29%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (5.62%) .NET
2 68 (3.24%) XML
3 48 (2.29%) HTML
4 23 (1.10%) CSS
5 18 (0.86%) SOAP
5 18 (0.86%) WPF
6 17 (0.81%) Middleware
7 16 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 16 (0.76%) Web Services
8 11 (0.52%) EDI
9 10 (0.48%) jQuery
10 9 (0.43%) HTML5
11 8 (0.38%) MDX
11 8 (0.38%) XHTML
12 7 (0.33%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.33%) Gherkin
12 7 (0.33%) Spring XD
13 6 (0.29%) JSON
13 6 (0.29%) XSL
14 5 (0.24%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 57 (2.71%) Mobile App
5 51 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 40 (1.90%) User Experience
7 37 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 33 (1.57%) Statistics
9 21 (1.00%) Driving Licence
10 20 (0.95%) FMCG
10 20 (0.95%) Visualisation
11 19 (0.90%) EPoS
12 17 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.71%) AS400
13 15 (0.71%) iSeries
14 14 (0.67%) Smart Meter
15 13 (0.62%) Blackberry
15 13 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
15 13 (0.62%) iPad
16 12 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 346 (16.48%) Windows
2 88 (4.19%) Unix
3 84 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 80 (3.81%) Linux
5 67 (3.19%) Windows 7
6 42 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 25 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 17 (0.81%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.24%) Android
14 5 (0.24%) SUSE
15 4 (0.19%) MVS
16 3 (0.14%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.14%) VMS
17 2 (0.095%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (12.43%) Business Analysis
3 245 (11.67%) ITIL
4 234 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 201 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
6 199 (9.48%) Project Management
7 135 (6.43%) Data Analysis
8 129 (6.14%) Scrum
9 126 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 101 (4.81%) CRM
11 92 (4.38%) Change Management
12 89 (4.24%) Software Testing
13 78 (3.71%) E-Commerce
14 76 (3.62%) Analytics
14 76 (3.62%) Service Management
15 73 (3.48%) Translating Business Requirements
16 72 (3.43%) Test Scripting
17 71 (3.38%) Automated Testing
18 70 (3.33%) User Stories
19 69 (3.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 481 (22.90%) SQL
2 105 (5.00%) C#
3 83 (3.95%) PL/SQL
4 74 (3.52%) T-SQL
5 67 (3.19%) Java
6 51 (2.43%) JavaScript
7 42 (2.00%) VB
8 38 (1.81%) VBA
9 24 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 21 (1.00%) Python
11 20 (0.95%) RPG
12 17 (0.81%) XAML
13 16 (0.76%) PHP
14 14 (0.67%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.57%) RPG IV
16 9 (0.43%) C
17 7 (0.33%) Delphi
18 6 (0.29%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.29%) C++
19 5 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 201 (9.57%) Degree
2 90 (4.29%) ISEB
3 69 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (2.86%) CCNA
5 59 (2.81%) Security Cleared
6 58 (2.76%) ISTQB
7 48 (2.29%) CCNP
8 39 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (1.67%) CISSP
10 29 (1.38%) MCSE
11 28 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 21 (1.00%) CISM
14 19 (0.90%) CCDA
14 19 (0.90%) CCDP
15 17 (0.81%) MCP
15 17 (0.81%) SC Cleared
16 16 (0.76%) MCITP
16 16 (0.76%) MCSA
17 14 (0.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (6.29%) QA
2 76 (3.62%) SLA
3 74 (3.52%) Data Quality
4 28 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.43%) COBIT
6 9 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.19%) HL7
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.14%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.14%) JTAG
8 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.095%) Basel II
9 2 (0.095%) BS25999
9 2 (0.095%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.095%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.048%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.048%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.048%) MiFID
System Software
1 158 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 52 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (0.33%) Snort
5 6 (0.29%) XenApp
6 5 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.095%) NFS
7 2 (0.095%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 13 (0.62%) SCCM
4 8 (0.38%) WSUS
5 7 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.33%) Puppet
6 6 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.29%) OpenView
7 5 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.19%) Legato
8 4 (0.19%) RSA enVision
8 4 (0.19%) SCOM
9 3 (0.14%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.14%) WebInspect
10 2 (0.095%) Nessus
10 2 (0.095%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.095%) Proventia
10 2 (0.095%) QRadar
10 2 (0.095%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.095%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 338 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 184 (8.76%) Oracle
3 123 (5.86%) Cisco
4 103 (4.90%) SAP
5 87 (4.14%) VMware
6 81 (3.86%) HP
7 66 (3.14%) Citrix
8 56 (2.67%) Tableau
9 49 (2.33%) IBM
10 35 (1.67%) Avaya
11 28 (1.33%) Juniper
12 22 (1.05%) Meraki
13 20 (0.95%) Cognos
13 20 (0.95%) NetApp
14 18 (0.86%) Serena
15 16 (0.76%) LANDesk
16 15 (0.71%) Hyperion
16 15 (0.71%) Symantec
17 12 (0.57%) CheckPoint
18 11 (0.52%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & 12% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29432.55 - £31991.40 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £30,408 - 47,112 per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexible benefits, others
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Midland Heart
Salary: From £42,242 to £44,465 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago