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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 798 828 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.67% 18.63% 16.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.48% 19.55% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 707 723 729
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
4841 4236 4635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.03% 95.32% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4160 3497 3930
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -7 222 £36,500 -2.66% 35
Warwickshire -6 137 £35,000 - 15
Coventry -5 117 £32,500 -14.50% 13
Staffordshire +3 91 £30,500 -12.85% 14
Solihull -3 51 £37,500 +33.92% 4
Worcestershire +4 28 £30,000 +7.14%
Shropshire 0 26 £31,500 +14.54% 5
Walsall +1 22 £37,500 +7.14%
Dudley 0 21 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Wolverhampton -2 16 £36,750 -2.00% 2
Herefordshire -1 13 £23,750 -4.99% 1
West Bromwich -1 3 £18,250 -47.85% 1
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £27,500 +25.00%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 465 (26.27%) SQL
2 424 (23.95%) Finance
3 382 (21.58%) Windows
4 369 (20.85%) Microsoft
5 294 (16.61%) SQL Server
6 284 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
7 272 (15.37%) MS Excel
8 244 (13.79%) ITIL
9 240 (13.56%) Business Analysis
10 203 (11.47%) Active Directory
11 188 (10.62%) Degree
12 186 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
13 164 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 161 (9.10%) MS Office
15 160 (9.04%) ISEB
16 146 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
17 142 (8.02%) VMware
18 136 (7.68%) Project Management
19 133 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 131 (7.40%) .NET
21 127 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
22 126 (7.12%) QA
23 125 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
24 115 (6.50%) Retail
25 113 (6.38%) Oracle
26 111 (6.27%) Scrum
27 107 (6.05%) SLA
28 103 (5.82%) CRM
29 96 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
30 94 (5.31%) Linux

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 91 (5.14%) MS Exchange
2 68 (3.84%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (1.47%) IIS
5 22 (1.24%) SAS
6 18 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.51%) Alfresco
10 9 (0.51%) Documentum
10 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 7 (0.40%) Apache
12 7 (0.40%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.28%) FileNet
14 5 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 272 (15.37%) MS Excel
2 161 (9.10%) MS Office
3 40 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.68%) MS Project
6 6 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.34%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.28%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.056%) Simulink
9 1 (0.056%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 41 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
4 13 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (0.62%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.45%) Movex
8 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.28%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (0.28%) SAP SD
10 4 (0.23%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.62%) Office 365
2 10 (0.56%) SaaS
3 9 (0.51%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.11%) Trello
7 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.50%) LAN
2 60 (3.39%) Firewall
3 55 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 52 (2.94%) WAN
5 43 (2.43%) VPN
6 38 (2.15%) SAN
7 29 (1.64%) Internet
8 28 (1.58%) DNS
9 27 (1.53%) Network Security
10 21 (1.19%) VoIP
11 19 (1.07%) DHCP
11 19 (1.07%) Wireless
12 16 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (0.90%) VLAN
13 13 (0.73%) Intranet
14 12 (0.68%) MPLS
15 10 (0.56%) Broadband
16 8 (0.45%) HTTP
16 8 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 164 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 133 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 81 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 43 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (2.26%) MS Access
9 36 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (1.86%) MySQL
12 22 (1.24%) Data Mining
13 21 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.68%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
17 10 (0.56%) OLAP
17 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (0.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 37 (2.09%) Selenium
2 27 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.02%) JIRA
4 12 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (0.45%) Bugzilla
5 8 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.45%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.40%) Hudson
6 7 (0.40%) JMeter
7 6 (0.34%) JUnit
7 6 (0.34%) TestDirector
7 6 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (0.28%) Toad
9 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.23%) Robotium
9 4 (0.23%) Calabash
9 4 (0.23%) Appium
10 3 (0.17%) MSTest
10 3 (0.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 424 (23.95%) Finance
2 115 (6.50%) Retail
3 79 (4.46%) Banking
4 72 (4.07%) Billing
5 59 (3.33%) Marketing
6 37 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.02%) Legal
9 17 (0.96%) Back Office
10 14 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (0.79%) Law
10 14 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.73%) Automotive
12 12 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.56%) Advertising
14 7 (0.40%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.34%) Publishing
16 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.17%) Front Office
17 3 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (7.40%) .NET
2 53 (2.99%) XML
3 50 (2.82%) HTML
4 40 (2.26%) ASP.NET
5 31 (1.75%) CSS
6 26 (1.47%) Web Services
7 16 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (0.68%) WCF
8 12 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (0.51%) jQuery
10 7 (0.40%) MDX
10 7 (0.40%) J2EE
11 6 (0.34%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.28%) Middleware
12 5 (0.28%) SAP ALE
12 5 (0.28%) Spring
12 5 (0.28%) SOAP
13 4 (0.23%) JSP
13 4 (0.23%) SAP Business Workflow
13 4 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 186 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 24 (1.36%) SCADA
5 21 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 19 (1.07%) Economics
7 18 (1.02%) Statistics
8 16 (0.90%) EPoS
9 14 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 14 (0.79%) FMCG
10 13 (0.73%) User Experience
10 13 (0.73%) iSeries
11 11 (0.62%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.62%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.45%) Smart Meter
12 8 (0.45%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.40%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.40%) GIS
14 6 (0.34%) CCTV
14 6 (0.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 382 (21.58%) Windows
2 96 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (5.31%) Linux
4 89 (5.03%) Windows 7
5 81 (4.58%) UNIX
6 58 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 34 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.24%) Windows 8
10 17 (0.96%) Android
11 16 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.79%) Apple iOS
12 14 (0.79%) Solaris
13 8 (0.45%) CentOS
14 6 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.34%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.23%) AIX
16 4 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (13.79%) ITIL
3 240 (13.56%) Business Analysis
4 146 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
5 136 (7.68%) Project Management
6 127 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 125 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 111 (6.27%) Scrum
9 103 (5.82%) CRM
10 91 (5.14%) Data Analysis
11 89 (5.03%) Change Management
12 88 (4.97%) Test Scripting
13 87 (4.92%) PRINCE2
14 78 (4.41%) Software Testing
15 64 (3.62%) Incident Management
15 64 (3.62%) Service Delivery
16 57 (3.22%) System Testing
17 55 (3.11%) UML
18 53 (2.99%) E-Commerce
19 50 (2.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 465 (26.27%) SQL
2 86 (4.86%) T-SQL
3 79 (4.46%) C#
4 57 (3.22%) VBA
5 48 (2.71%) VB
6 47 (2.66%) PL/SQL
7 37 (2.09%) Java
7 37 (2.09%) JavaScript
8 27 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 22 (1.24%) PHP
10 21 (1.19%) C
11 12 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.62%) R
13 10 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.45%) C++
14 8 (0.45%) ABAP
15 6 (0.34%) VBScript
15 6 (0.34%) VB6
16 5 (0.28%) Groovy
16 5 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 188 (10.62%) Degree
2 160 (9.04%) ISEB
3 60 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 54 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 46 (2.60%) MCSE
7 36 (2.03%) Security Cleared
8 31 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.41%) CEH
9 25 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 23 (1.30%) GIAC
10 23 (1.30%) CCNA
11 20 (1.13%) MCSA
12 16 (0.90%) MCITP
12 16 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (0.85%) SC Cleared
14 13 (0.73%) MCP
15 12 (0.68%) CCNP
15 12 (0.68%) CISSP
16 11 (0.62%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (7.12%) QA
2 107 (6.05%) SLA
3 30 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.40%) FATCA
6 6 (0.34%) COBIT
7 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.056%) EMIR
8 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 203 (11.47%) Active Directory
2 81 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.03%) vSphere
4 26 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.96%) XenApp
5 17 (0.96%) Snort
6 16 (0.90%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.40%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.17%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.11%) Xen
10 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.056%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.056%) XenServer
11 1 (0.056%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.73%) SCCM
3 12 (0.68%) Control-M
4 10 (0.56%) Nagios
5 7 (0.40%) SCOM
6 6 (0.34%) WSUS
7 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.17%) Netcool
9 3 (0.17%) OpenView
9 3 (0.17%) Unicenter
9 3 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.17%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.11%) MOM
11 1 (0.056%) Cacti
11 1 (0.056%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 369 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 142 (8.02%) VMware
3 113 (6.38%) Oracle
4 86 (4.86%) Citrix
5 78 (4.41%) Cisco
6 53 (2.99%) SAP
7 44 (2.49%) HP
8 42 (2.37%) IBM
8 42 (2.37%) NetApp
9 31 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 28 (1.58%) EMC
11 23 (1.30%) Cognos
12 21 (1.19%) Dell
13 18 (1.02%) Juniper
14 17 (0.96%) Sun
15 16 (0.90%) CheckPoint
16 14 (0.79%) Kofax
17 13 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.73%) Google
18 11 (0.62%) Apple
Warwickshire
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Share options, home working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Severn Trent Water
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 16k to 18k per year GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago