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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / West Midlands
Rank 69 55 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 178 221 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.64% 4.22% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 4.84% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 147 200 151
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,763 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
4342 4565 4298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.07% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3767 3738
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 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 -32 59 £45,000 - 11
Staffordshire -31 16 £42,500 +2.40% 5
Coventry +14 15 £45,750 -5.18% 1
Warwickshire +6 15 £39,250 -7.64% 1
Solihull -3 13 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Bromwich +15 6 £50,000 -8.25%
Shropshire -11 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Herefordshire -23 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Walsall +15 2 £39,500 +5.33%
Wolverhampton +9 2 £40,500 -26.36%
Worcestershire -13 2 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - - 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 123 (34.36%) Finance
2 111 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (25.42%) Project Management
4 77 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (17.60%) SQL
6 60 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (15.08%) SAP
8 51 (14.25%) ISEB
9 42 (11.73%) Waterfall
10 35 (9.78%) Retail
11 34 (9.50%) ERP
12 32 (8.94%) Translating Business Requirements
13 31 (8.66%) Degree
13 31 (8.66%) Microsoft
14 30 (8.38%) JavaScript
15 28 (7.82%) E-Commerce
16 27 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (7.54%) Manufacturing
16 27 (7.54%) Use Case
17 25 (6.98%) .NET
17 25 (6.98%) Legal
18 24 (6.70%) Process Improvement
19 23 (6.42%) PRINCE2
19 23 (6.42%) UML
20 22 (6.15%) SQL Server
21 21 (5.87%) Workflow
22 20 (5.59%) User Stories
22 20 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (5.59%) C#
22 20 (5.59%) Migration

Business Analysis
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 13 (3.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.28%) Documentum
3 1 (0.28%) FileNet
3 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.96%) MS Office
4 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (5.03%) SAP SCM
2 12 (3.35%) SAP SD
3 11 (3.07%) SAP MII
3 11 (3.07%) SAP MM
4 4 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.84%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.56%) Infor LN
6 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.56%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.28%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.28%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.28%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.56%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) LAN
1 3 (0.84%) WAN
2 2 (0.56%) DHCP
2 2 (0.56%) DNS
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
2 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.96%) MS Access
3 5 (1.40%) MySQL
3 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.91%) JIRA
2 8 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.28%) Grunt
General
1 123 (34.36%) Finance
2 35 (9.78%) Retail
3 27 (7.54%) Manufacturing
4 25 (6.98%) Legal
5 14 (3.91%) Banking
6 7 (1.96%) Law
7 4 (1.12%) Automotive
8 3 (0.84%) Advertising
8 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (75.42%) Analyst
2 208 (58.10%) Business Analyst
3 24 (6.70%) Developer
4 23 (6.42%) SAP Analyst
5 22 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (5.87%) Business IT Analyst
6 21 (5.87%) IT Analyst
7 19 (5.31%) Consultant
7 19 (5.31%) IT Business Analyst
7 19 (5.31%) Senior Business Analyst
7 19 (5.31%) Systems Analyst
8 18 (5.03%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (3.91%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 14 (3.91%) Project Manager
10 10 (2.79%) .NET Developer
10 10 (2.79%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (2.79%) SAP MM Analyst
10 10 (2.79%) Software Analyst
11 9 (2.51%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 9 (2.51%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.98%) .NET
2 15 (4.19%) CSS
2 15 (4.19%) jQuery
3 14 (3.91%) HTML
4 11 (3.07%) HTML5
5 8 (2.23%) XML
6 7 (1.96%) Ajax
6 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.40%) CSS3
9 4 (1.12%) Backbone.js
9 4 (1.12%) React
9 4 (1.12%) Web Services
10 2 (0.56%) Angular 2
10 2 (0.56%) XSLT
11 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.28%) ODBC
11 1 (0.28%) RESTful
11 1 (0.28%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.31%) User Experience
3 15 (4.19%) iPad
4 12 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.51%) Fixed Income
6 9 (2.51%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.40%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.12%) NHS
9 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.84%) Derivative
10 3 (0.84%) Economics
10 3 (0.84%) Equities
10 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.84%) Physics
11 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.56%) EPoS
11 2 (0.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.51%) Windows
2 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Solaris
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (25.42%) Project Management
3 77 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (11.73%) Waterfall
5 34 (9.50%) ERP
6 32 (8.94%) Translating Business Requirements
7 28 (7.82%) E-Commerce
8 27 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (7.54%) Use Case
9 24 (6.70%) Process Improvement
10 23 (6.42%) PRINCE2
10 23 (6.42%) UML
11 21 (5.87%) Workflow
12 20 (5.59%) Migration
12 20 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (5.59%) User Stories
13 19 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (5.31%) Service Delivery
14 16 (4.47%) Business Process Mapping
14 16 (4.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.60%) SQL
2 30 (8.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.59%) C#
4 12 (3.35%) ABAP
5 8 (2.23%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.68%) Java
7 5 (1.40%) PHP
8 3 (0.84%) X++
9 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 51 (14.25%) ISEB
2 31 (8.66%) Degree
3 10 (2.79%) IIBA
4 5 (1.40%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (1.40%) CITP
4 5 (1.40%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.56%) APMP
7 2 (0.56%) MBA
8 1 (0.28%) PgMP
8 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.91%) QA
2 6 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 54 (15.08%) SAP
2 31 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.63%) hybris
3 13 (3.63%) Oracle
4 7 (1.96%) Infor
5 6 (1.68%) Informatica
6 5 (1.40%) LexisNexis
7 4 (1.12%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.84%) QAD
8 3 (0.84%) Sage
9 2 (0.56%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.56%) Cisco
9 2 (0.56%) Demandware
9 2 (0.56%) Epicor
9 2 (0.56%) NEC
9 2 (0.56%) Pega
9 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Baan
10 1 (0.28%) IBM
10 1 (0.28%) OpenText
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Alexander Ash Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £65k - 80k per year + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29250 per annum + pen, 5w hol, DIS, salary increments
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 - £125,000
Posted: 2 days ago