The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 60 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 200 167 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.72% 3.01% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 3.92% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 160 140 128
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4078 4261 3655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.90% 76.73% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3597 3139
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 84 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Warwickshire +8 33 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Staffordshire +13 21 £45,000 - 6
Coventry +15 19 £45,250 +19.07% 2
Solihull +3 15 £38,750 -26.19% 2
West Bromwich - 4 - -
Herefordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -10 1 £47,250 +45.38% 1
Tipton - 1 £36,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 198 (45.00%) Finance
2 133 (30.23%) Project Management
3 80 (18.18%) Degree
4 75 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (13.18%) Banking
6 56 (12.73%) QA
7 55 (12.50%) UML
8 49 (11.14%) Change Management
9 47 (10.68%) SQL
10 46 (10.45%) PRINCE2
11 45 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (9.55%) Data Analysis
13 40 (9.09%) Microsoft
13 40 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (8.41%) Retail
14 37 (8.41%) MS Office
15 35 (7.95%) ERP
16 33 (7.50%) SAP
16 33 (7.50%) Oracle
16 33 (7.50%) Use Case
17 31 (7.05%) ISEB
17 31 (7.05%) Scrum
17 31 (7.05%) Validation
18 28 (6.36%) MS Excel
18 28 (6.36%) CRM
19 26 (5.91%) Waterfall
19 26 (5.91%) Management Information System
19 26 (5.91%) Investment Banking
20 25 (5.68%) SQL Server
21 24 (5.45%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.36%) Documentum
3 4 (0.91%) IIS
4 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.45%) FileNet
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 37 (8.41%) MS Office
2 28 (6.36%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 19 (4.32%) MS Project
4 11 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.05%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.36%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.36%) SAP PP
3 6 (1.36%) SAP CRM
3 6 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.36%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.14%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.45%) Agresso
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.23%) Maximo
8 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.23%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.23%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.14%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) ATM
2 2 (0.45%) FTP
2 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.59%) OLAP
5 5 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (1.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.68%) MS Access
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.68%) Cognos Transformer
7 3 (0.68%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.36%) Toad
2 5 (1.14%) ERwin
2 5 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.14%) MSTest
3 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 198 (45.00%) Finance
2 58 (13.18%) Banking
3 37 (8.41%) Retail
4 26 (5.91%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.45%) Financial Institution
6 18 (4.09%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.09%) Marketing
7 14 (3.18%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.05%) Advertising
9 7 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.14%) Automotive
12 4 (0.91%) Front Office
13 3 (0.68%) Electronics
13 3 (0.68%) Law
13 3 (0.68%) Legal
13 3 (0.68%) German Language
14 2 (0.45%) French Language
14 2 (0.45%) Back Office
14 2 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 317 (72.05%) Analyst
2 290 (65.91%) Business Analyst
3 41 (9.32%) Senior Business Analyst
3 41 (9.32%) Senior Analyst
4 37 (8.41%) Project Manager
5 27 (6.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 26 (5.91%) Consultant
7 25 (5.68%) Financial Business Analyst
8 24 (5.45%) IT Business Analyst
9 22 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 18 (4.09%) Systems Analyst
11 17 (3.86%) Business Manager
12 16 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (3.41%) Lead Business Analyst
14 14 (3.18%) Banking Business Analyst
15 13 (2.95%) SAP Analyst
15 13 (2.95%) IT Project Manager
15 13 (2.95%) Developer
16 11 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
16 11 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.32%) .NET
2 11 (2.50%) Web Services
3 8 (1.82%) XML
4 7 (1.59%) WCF
4 7 (1.59%) WebCenter
5 6 (1.36%) HTML
5 6 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (1.36%) Middleware
6 4 (0.91%) CSS
7 3 (0.68%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.45%) JSON
8 2 (0.45%) SOAP
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.45%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.23%) Ajax
9 1 (0.23%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.23%) MDX
9 1 (0.23%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.91%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.86%) Economics
4 12 (2.73%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.05%) Reference Data
5 9 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.36%) FMCG
6 6 (1.36%) Data Conversion
6 6 (1.36%) Derivative
7 5 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.68%) DTV
10 2 (0.45%) GIS
10 2 (0.45%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.45%) NHS
11 1 (0.23%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.23%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.95%) Windows
2 12 (2.73%) UNIX
3 4 (0.91%) Linux
4 3 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (30.23%) Project Management
2 75 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (12.50%) UML
4 49 (11.14%) Change Management
5 46 (10.45%) PRINCE2
6 45 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 42 (9.55%) Data Analysis
8 40 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (7.95%) ERP
10 33 (7.50%) Use Case
11 31 (7.05%) Scrum
11 31 (7.05%) Validation
12 28 (6.36%) CRM
13 26 (5.91%) Waterfall
14 19 (4.32%) Data Modelling
14 19 (4.32%) Content Management
14 19 (4.32%) Logistics
15 17 (3.86%) Quality Management
16 16 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (3.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.68%) SQL
2 14 (3.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.36%) C#
4 5 (1.14%) COBOL
5 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.68%) VBScript
6 3 (0.68%) C
7 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.45%) ABAP
7 2 (0.45%) VBA
8 1 (0.23%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (18.18%) Degree
2 31 (7.05%) ISEB
3 10 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.59%) CBAP
6 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.91%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.45%) HND
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.23%) MCPD
9 1 (0.23%) CCA
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) IIBA
9 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (12.73%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) P3O
3 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.50%) Oracle
2 33 (7.50%) SAP
3 8 (1.82%) Cognos
4 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.68%) Siebel
6 2 (0.45%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.23%) hybris
7 1 (0.23%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.23%) Tableau
7 1 (0.23%) Primavera
7 1 (0.23%) ATG
7 1 (0.23%) Kalido
7 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.23%) HP
7 1 (0.23%) CA
7 1 (0.23%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.23%) Informatica
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Signet Limited
Salary: Competitive salary complete with benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, Midlands
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + £5K car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum + Car and Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago