The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 68 45 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 191 208 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.73% 4.66% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 5.74% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 165 189 128
Average salary £42,500 £43,100 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.39% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4118 3622 3722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.37% 81.16% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3446 2959 3135
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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 -32 59 £45,000 - 11
Solihull +15 27 £33,500 -15.72% 3
Warwickshire -15 20 £37,500 -7.97%
Coventry -27 17 £38,500 -14.44% 4
Staffordshire +5 16 £42,500 - 6
Wolverhampton +5 7 £39,750 -6.74% 3
Walsall +1 6 £62,500 +72.41%
Worcestershire -8 3 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Herefordshire -2 2 £40,750 +16.42%
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £57,500 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 128 (33.60%) Finance
2 117 (30.71%) Project Management
3 98 (25.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 80 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (17.06%) SQL
6 48 (12.60%) ISEB
7 41 (10.76%) Microsoft
7 41 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (9.97%) Change Management
9 37 (9.71%) SAP
9 37 (9.71%) PRINCE2
10 35 (9.19%) SQL Server
10 35 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (8.66%) Degree
11 33 (8.66%) Scrum
12 32 (8.40%) Marketing
13 30 (7.87%) Management Information System
14 27 (7.09%) QA
15 26 (6.82%) CRM
16 23 (6.04%) UML
16 23 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
17 22 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
17 22 (5.77%) Workflow
17 22 (5.77%) ERP
17 22 (5.77%) IBM
17 22 (5.77%) Oracle
18 21 (5.51%) Legal
19 20 (5.25%) Manufacturing
19 20 (5.25%) MS Visio

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.10%) SAS
3 5 (1.31%) FileNet
3 5 (1.31%) Documentum
3 5 (1.31%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.26%) IIS
5 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 20 (5.25%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.94%) MS Office
3 11 (2.89%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.57%) SPSS
5 5 (1.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.52%) Cordys
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.52%) Agresso
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.89%) Cognos Report Studio
4 11 (2.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 11 (2.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.89%) Data Mart
5 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.57%) QlikView
6 6 (1.57%) Pentaho
6 6 (1.57%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.31%) MySQL
8 4 (1.05%) MS Access
9 2 (0.52%) OLAP
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.52%) Essbase
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
2 1 (0.26%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 128 (33.60%) Finance
2 32 (8.40%) Marketing
3 21 (5.51%) Legal
4 20 (5.25%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.67%) Retail
6 12 (3.15%) Banking
7 5 (1.31%) Automotive
7 5 (1.31%) Back Office
8 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.52%) Law
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 240 (62.99%) Analyst
2 206 (54.07%) Business Analyst
3 28 (7.35%) Senior Business Analyst
3 28 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
4 23 (6.04%) Project Manager
4 23 (6.04%) Business Manager
5 22 (5.77%) Developer
6 18 (4.72%) Consultant
7 16 (4.20%) Administrator
7 16 (4.20%) Systems Manager
7 16 (4.20%) Project Administrator
8 15 (3.94%) IT Business Analyst
9 12 (3.15%) Cognos Developer
9 12 (3.15%) Change Analyst
9 12 (3.15%) Business Systems Manager
10 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 11 (2.89%) Senior Developer
10 11 (2.89%) Systems Analyst
10 11 (2.89%) Senior Cognos Developer
10 11 (2.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.99%) .NET
2 16 (4.20%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.36%) HTML
4 8 (2.10%) Web Services
5 6 (1.57%) XML
5 6 (1.57%) MDX
5 6 (1.57%) WCF
6 4 (1.05%) CSS
6 4 (1.05%) SOAP
7 3 (0.79%) jQuery
8 2 (0.52%) Velocity
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.26%) WPF
9 1 (0.26%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.26%) MXML
9 1 (0.26%) HTML5
9 1 (0.26%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.26%) J2EE
9 1 (0.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.15%) EPoS
4 11 (2.89%) Data Structures
5 7 (1.84%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.57%) Open Source
7 3 (0.79%) IVR
8 2 (0.52%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.52%) PMI
8 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.52%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.52%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.26%) User Experience
9 1 (0.26%) FMCG
9 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.79%) Windows
2 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (0.52%) UNIX
2 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (30.71%) Project Management
2 98 (25.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (9.97%) Change Management
5 37 (9.71%) PRINCE2
6 35 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (8.66%) Scrum
8 26 (6.82%) CRM
9 23 (6.04%) UML
9 23 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
10 22 (5.77%) ERP
10 22 (5.77%) Workflow
11 20 (5.25%) Service Delivery
12 19 (4.99%) ITIL
13 18 (4.72%) Six Sigma
13 18 (4.72%) Use Case
14 17 (4.46%) ETL
14 17 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.06%) SQL
2 19 (4.99%) C#
3 12 (3.15%) VB
4 11 (2.89%) VBA
5 10 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.57%) Python
6 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.57%) R
7 5 (1.31%) C++
8 3 (0.79%) Java
9 2 (0.52%) COBOL
9 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (12.60%) ISEB
2 33 (8.66%) Degree
3 11 (2.89%) CBAP
4 7 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.31%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) PMP
8 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.52%) MBA
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) MCPD
9 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) CCA
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.09%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.71%) SAP
3 22 (5.77%) Oracle
3 22 (5.77%) IBM
4 19 (4.99%) Cognos
5 9 (2.36%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.10%) Teradata
7 7 (1.84%) OpenText
8 6 (1.57%) Tableau
8 6 (1.57%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.57%) HP
9 5 (1.31%) EMC
9 5 (1.31%) Stellent
10 3 (0.79%) Pega
10 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.52%) Sage
11 2 (0.52%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.52%) Informatica
11 2 (0.52%) VMware
11 2 (0.52%) Metastorm
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 40k-50k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + .
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago