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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 983 828 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.96% 14.35% 17.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.57% 14.82% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 801 690 825
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
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 June 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 June 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 +3 359 £37,500 - 36
Warwickshire +1 102 £36,500 +4.28% 13
Coventry +4 99 £35,750 -10.62% 12
Shropshire +2 95 £32,500 -5.79% 5
Staffordshire -8 94 £30,000 -2.43% 12
Solihull +2 44 £25,000 -19.35% 3
West Bromwich +2 41 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Worcestershire +17 22 £27,500 -17.29% 4
Wolverhampton +3 21 £43,500 +27.00% 3
Walsall -4 18 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Sutton Coldfield +4 7 £20,500 -25.45% 2
Herefordshire -6 5 £42,000 +110.00% 6
Dudley -3 4 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £30,750 -
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Willenhall - 2 £32,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £26,500 - 2
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 508 (24.60%) Finance
2 482 (23.34%) SQL
3 356 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 349 (16.90%) Microsoft
5 322 (15.59%) Windows
6 260 (12.59%) ITIL
7 251 (12.15%) Business Analysis
8 226 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 214 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
10 209 (10.12%) MS Excel
11 202 (9.78%) SQL Server
11 202 (9.78%) Degree
12 200 (9.69%) Project Management
13 194 (9.39%) MS Office
14 163 (7.89%) Oracle
15 161 (7.80%) Active Directory
16 155 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
17 139 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
18 132 (6.39%) Retail
19 130 (6.30%) QA
20 124 (6.00%) Scrum
21 122 (5.91%) Cisco
22 119 (5.76%) .NET
23 114 (5.52%) C#
24 110 (5.33%) Data Analysis
25 106 (5.13%) LAN
26 101 (4.89%) CRM
27 98 (4.75%) WAN
28 93 (4.50%) SAP
29 92 (4.46%) Change Management

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 79 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 50 (2.42%) SAS
3 47 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 32 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (1.36%) IIS
6 24 (1.16%) CMS
7 15 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
8 14 (0.68%) Oracle UPK
9 13 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.34%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.24%) Moodle
12 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.24%) WordPress
13 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.19%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.15%) Documentum
14 3 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 209 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 194 (9.39%) MS Office
3 26 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.63%) SPSS
7 9 (0.44%) MS Project
8 6 (0.29%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
3 35 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
6 23 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
6 23 (1.11%) SAP SD
7 14 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
7 14 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
7 14 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
7 14 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (0.53%) Maximo
8 11 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (0.44%) SAP MM
10 8 (0.39%) Exstream
11 7 (0.34%) HFM
11 7 (0.34%) SAP CO
11 7 (0.34%) SAP CS
11 7 (0.34%) SAP FI
11 7 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.50%) Office 365
2 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.53%) SaaS
3 5 (0.24%) PaaS
3 5 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.19%) IaaS
5 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.15%) GitHub
5 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.15%) Yammer
6 2 (0.097%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.097%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 106 (5.13%) LAN
2 98 (4.75%) WAN
3 86 (4.16%) Firewall
4 34 (1.65%) VPN
4 34 (1.65%) Wireless
5 30 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 28 (1.36%) SAN
6 28 (1.36%) VoIP
7 27 (1.31%) VLAN
8 25 (1.21%) ADSL
9 24 (1.16%) DNS
9 24 (1.16%) SSL
10 18 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (0.82%) DHCP
11 17 (0.82%) Network Security
11 17 (0.82%) OSPF
12 15 (0.73%) MPLS
13 14 (0.68%) HTTP
14 13 (0.63%) Internet
15 12 (0.58%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 80 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (1.94%) QlikView
6 36 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 34 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (1.40%) Data Mart
9 27 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
10 26 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (1.07%) Roambi
13 21 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 17 (0.82%) SAP BW
16 15 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.68%) MySQL
17 14 (0.68%) SAP BI
17 14 (0.68%) SQLPlus
18 13 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (3.39%) Selenium
2 33 (1.60%) JIRA
3 28 (1.36%) WebDriver
4 26 (1.26%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (0.92%) HP UFT
7 14 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 14 (0.68%) Toad
8 13 (0.63%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.48%) SoapUI
10 9 (0.44%) Fiddler
10 9 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.39%) Firebug
11 8 (0.39%) Hudson
12 5 (0.24%) Ant
12 5 (0.24%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (0.24%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.24%) TestComplete
13 4 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (0.19%) LoadUI
General
1 508 (24.60%) Finance
2 132 (6.39%) Retail
3 91 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 65 (3.15%) Marketing
5 60 (2.91%) Banking
6 45 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 39 (1.89%) Law
8 34 (1.65%) Legal
9 33 (1.60%) Billing
10 19 (0.92%) Automotive
11 16 (0.77%) Games
12 15 (0.73%) French Language
12 15 (0.73%) Military
13 14 (0.68%) Local Government
14 13 (0.63%) Back Office
15 12 (0.58%) German Language
16 10 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.34%) Advertising
18 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (5.76%) .NET
2 61 (2.95%) XML
3 56 (2.71%) HTML
4 28 (1.36%) CSS
5 20 (0.97%) Web Services
6 18 (0.87%) WPF
7 15 (0.73%) SOAP
8 14 (0.68%) jQuery
9 12 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 12 (0.58%) EDI
9 12 (0.58%) Middleware
10 9 (0.44%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.44%) HTML5
11 8 (0.39%) MDX
11 8 (0.39%) XHTML
12 7 (0.34%) JSON
12 7 (0.34%) Node.js
13 6 (0.29%) Gherkin
14 5 (0.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.24%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 214 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (3.58%) Computer Science
3 73 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 52 (2.52%) Data Centre
4 52 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 37 (1.79%) User Experience
6 31 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 27 (1.31%) Driving Licence
7 27 (1.31%) Statistics
8 19 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 16 (0.77%) Virtual Team
10 15 (0.73%) Credit Risk
10 15 (0.73%) EPoS
10 15 (0.73%) FMCG
10 15 (0.73%) Smart Meter
11 14 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
12 13 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
13 12 (0.58%) AS400
13 12 (0.58%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.58%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 322 (15.59%) Windows
2 86 (4.16%) Unix
3 82 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 76 (3.68%) Linux
5 73 (3.54%) Windows 7
6 38 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (1.26%) Windows 8
9 22 (1.07%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.87%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.29%) SUSE
13 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.24%) VMS
14 3 (0.15%) MVS
14 3 (0.15%) Solaris
15 2 (0.097%) Android
15 2 (0.097%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (12.59%) ITIL
3 251 (12.15%) Business Analysis
4 226 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 200 (9.69%) Project Management
6 155 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
7 139 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 124 (6.00%) Scrum
9 110 (5.33%) Data Analysis
10 101 (4.89%) CRM
11 92 (4.46%) Change Management
11 92 (4.46%) Test Scripting
12 88 (4.26%) Software Testing
13 86 (4.16%) Service Management
14 81 (3.92%) Automated Testing
15 80 (3.87%) Manual Testing
16 76 (3.68%) E-Commerce
17 73 (3.54%) ERP
18 71 (3.44%) SDLC
18 71 (3.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 482 (23.34%) SQL
2 114 (5.52%) C#
3 60 (2.91%) T-SQL
4 57 (2.76%) Java
4 57 (2.76%) PL/SQL
5 51 (2.47%) JavaScript
6 42 (2.03%) VB
7 36 (1.74%) VBA
8 22 (1.07%) PHP
9 21 (1.02%) PowerShell
10 19 (0.92%) RPG
11 17 (0.82%) Python
11 17 (0.82%) XAML
12 14 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 11 (0.53%) C
14 10 (0.48%) RPG IV
15 6 (0.29%) R
15 6 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.24%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 202 (9.78%) Degree
2 90 (4.36%) ISEB
3 64 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 58 (2.81%) ISTQB
6 51 (2.47%) CCNA
7 49 (2.37%) CCNP
8 47 (2.28%) CISSP
9 36 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 26 (1.26%) MCSE
13 23 (1.11%) CISM
14 21 (1.02%) SC Cleared
15 16 (0.77%) CCDA
15 16 (0.77%) CCDP
15 16 (0.77%) CEH
16 15 (0.73%) MCP
16 15 (0.73%) MCSA
17 13 (0.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (6.30%) QA
2 78 (3.78%) SLA
3 50 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 28 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.58%) COBIT
6 11 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.15%) JTAG
9 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.048%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.048%) EMIR
10 1 (0.048%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.048%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.048%) MiFID
10 1 (0.048%) P3O
10 1 (0.048%) SDET
10 1 (0.048%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.048%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 161 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 47 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (0.34%) Snort
6 6 (0.29%) XenApp
7 5 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.19%) vSphere
9 2 (0.097%) NFS
9 2 (0.097%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 11 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (0.48%) SCCM
5 8 (0.39%) WSUS
6 7 (0.34%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.24%) OpenView
9 4 (0.19%) Legato
9 4 (0.19%) Nessus
9 4 (0.19%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.19%) SCOM
10 3 (0.15%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.15%) Puppet
10 3 (0.15%) WebInspect
11 2 (0.097%) Nagios
11 2 (0.097%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.097%) Proventia
11 2 (0.097%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.097%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 349 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 163 (7.89%) Oracle
3 122 (5.91%) Cisco
4 93 (4.50%) SAP
5 82 (3.97%) VMware
6 79 (3.83%) HP
7 66 (3.20%) Citrix
8 44 (2.13%) IBM
9 34 (1.65%) Tableau
10 32 (1.55%) Avaya
11 24 (1.16%) Juniper
12 20 (0.97%) Cognos
12 20 (0.97%) NetApp
13 18 (0.87%) Serena
14 17 (0.82%) Meraki
15 16 (0.77%) Symantec
16 15 (0.73%) LANDesk
17 14 (0.68%) F5
17 14 (0.68%) ServiceNow
18 13 (0.63%) Palo Alto
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + PHI, training, flex bens, shares
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Herefordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on skills
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £33500 per annum + pension + incremental salary
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday