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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 53 78 49
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 240 163 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.29% 3.30% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 3.99% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 207 150 155
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,052 £28,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +19 99 £45,000 +4.65% 12
Staffordshire +24 42 £41,500 -1.19% 5
Warwickshire +8 32 £42,500 +63.46% 5
Coventry +3 18 £44,000 +6.66% 4
Solihull -10 8 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Shropshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -1 3 £55,000 +40.12% 1
West Bromwich -15 3 £45,000 -40.00% 2
Herefordshire +7 2 £37,500 -7.97% 1
Walsall -11 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £57,500 +41.10% 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 150 (33.56%) Finance
2 137 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 135 (30.20%) Project Management
4 108 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (14.54%) Degree
6 60 (13.42%) SQL
7 59 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (11.86%) Presales
9 51 (11.41%) ERP
10 45 (10.07%) ISEB
10 45 (10.07%) PRINCE2
11 44 (9.84%) CRM
12 43 (9.62%) SAP
13 42 (9.40%) Change Management
14 39 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 38 (8.50%) Microsoft
16 36 (8.05%) Business Process Mapping
17 35 (7.83%) Mentoring
17 35 (7.83%) Analytics
17 35 (7.83%) Retail
18 33 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (7.16%) Scrum
20 31 (6.94%) Line Management
21 27 (6.04%) Data Analysis
21 27 (6.04%) Management Information System
21 27 (6.04%) Risk Analysis
22 26 (5.82%) Performance Management
22 26 (5.82%) QA
22 26 (5.82%) SaaS
22 26 (5.82%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.68%) IIS
3 2 (0.45%) CMS
3 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.36%) MS Office
2 15 (3.36%) MS Project
3 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.57%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.57%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.57%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.45%) Cordys
3 2 (0.45%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.82%) SaaS
2 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.68%) Internet
2 9 (2.01%) Network Security
3 4 (0.89%) Extranet
3 4 (0.89%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) FTP
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) MPLS
5 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (3.36%) Data Mining
3 13 (2.91%) QlikView
4 12 (2.68%) SAP BI
4 12 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.01%) Pentaho
6 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.67%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (0.67%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.45%) OLAP
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 150 (33.56%) Finance
2 35 (7.83%) Retail
3 19 (4.25%) Banking
4 15 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 13 (2.91%) Marketing
7 9 (2.01%) Local Government
8 7 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.89%) Automotive
10 3 (0.67%) Advertising
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 284 (63.53%) Analyst
2 232 (51.90%) Business Analyst
3 53 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 46 (10.29%) IT Manager
5 42 (9.40%) Consultant
6 34 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
7 32 (7.16%) Senior Business Analyst
8 30 (6.71%) IT Project Manager
9 25 (5.59%) Implementation Consultant
9 25 (5.59%) IT Analyst
10 24 (5.37%) Business Manager
11 22 (4.92%) Project Analyst
12 20 (4.47%) Architect
12 20 (4.47%) Business IT Analyst
12 20 (4.47%) IT Business Analyst
13 19 (4.25%) Business Systems Analyst
14 18 (4.03%) Developer
15 17 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
16 16 (3.58%) Software Consultant
16 16 (3.58%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.92%) .NET
2 15 (3.36%) CSS
2 15 (3.36%) HTML
3 12 (2.68%) .NET Framework
4 11 (2.46%) jQuery
5 9 (2.01%) CSS3
5 9 (2.01%) HTML5
5 9 (2.01%) Laravel
5 9 (2.01%) REST
5 9 (2.01%) RESTful
6 6 (1.34%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.89%) Web Services
7 4 (0.89%) XML
8 2 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.80%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.36%) e-Learning
5 13 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.68%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.24%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.01%) VLE
9 8 (1.79%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.34%) NHS
11 5 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.12%) DTV
11 5 (1.12%) FMCG
11 5 (1.12%) Life Science
12 4 (0.89%) Social Media
12 4 (0.89%) User Experience
13 3 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.67%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.82%) Windows
2 2 (0.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 135 (30.20%) Project Management
3 108 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (11.86%) Presales
6 51 (11.41%) ERP
7 45 (10.07%) PRINCE2
8 44 (9.84%) CRM
9 42 (9.40%) Change Management
10 39 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (8.05%) Business Process Mapping
12 35 (7.83%) Analytics
12 35 (7.83%) Mentoring
13 32 (7.16%) Scrum
14 31 (6.94%) Line Management
15 27 (6.04%) Data Analysis
15 27 (6.04%) Risk Analysis
16 26 (5.82%) Data Modelling
16 26 (5.82%) Performance Management
17 22 (4.92%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (13.42%) SQL
2 12 (2.68%) C
3 9 (2.01%) PHP
4 7 (1.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.89%) C#
7 3 (0.67%) Java
7 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.45%) ABAP
9 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (14.54%) Degree
2 45 (10.07%) ISEB
3 9 (2.01%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.45%) CITP
6 1 (0.22%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.22%) ISACA
6 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.82%) QA
2 9 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.22%) P3O
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.22%) XenApp
1 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) FlexNet
1 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (9.62%) SAP
2 38 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.91%) Tableau
4 12 (2.68%) Pegasus
5 9 (2.01%) Birst
6 8 (1.79%) Oracle
7 7 (1.57%) Cognos
8 4 (0.89%) Informatica
8 4 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.45%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.45%) OpenText
9 2 (0.45%) Pega
10 1 (0.22%) AppSense
10 1 (0.22%) IFS
10 1 (0.22%) Netezza
10 1 (0.22%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.22%) Siemens
10 1 (0.22%) Teradata
10 1 (0.22%) Vertica
10 1 (0.22%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: up to £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per day plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43974.00 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: 16 days ago