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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 69 46 85
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +39
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 200 237 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.72% 4.75% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 5.87% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 169 214 110
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £50,000
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
4361 4038 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.06% 80.99% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3639 3360 3243
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,898 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -37 60 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Warwickshire -21 26 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Staffordshire +3 22 £41,500 +16.08% 2
Coventry -8 20 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Solihull +9 19 £27,500 -35.29%
Wolverhampton +15 6 £50,000 +17.30% 1
Worcestershire -12 5 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Walsall +4 4 £53,250 +52.14%
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
West Bromwich +5 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 132 (35.68%) Project Management
2 124 (33.51%) Finance
3 99 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (18.11%) SQL
6 47 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 43 (11.62%) SAP
8 41 (11.08%) ISEB
9 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 39 (10.54%) PRINCE2
10 39 (10.54%) Change Management
11 36 (9.73%) Marketing
11 36 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 33 (8.92%) Degree
13 31 (8.38%) CRM
14 27 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (7.03%) ERP
16 25 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
16 25 (6.76%) .NET
16 25 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (6.49%) Management Information System
17 24 (6.49%) Workflow
18 23 (6.22%) ITIL
19 22 (5.95%) C#
20 21 (5.68%) Service Delivery
20 21 (5.68%) Mentoring
21 20 (5.41%) IBM
21 20 (5.41%) ASP.NET
21 20 (5.41%) E-Commerce
21 20 (5.41%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (2.43%) SAS
2 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.54%) IIS
3 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (4.86%) MS Office
2 16 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.97%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.43%) SPSS
5 8 (2.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.35%) Cordys
4 3 (0.81%) Agresso
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.24%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.43%) QlikView
4 9 (2.43%) Pentaho
5 8 (2.16%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.89%) Data Mart
6 7 (1.89%) MySQL
6 7 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.89%) Cognos Report Studio
6 7 (1.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.08%) MS Access
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.27%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 124 (33.51%) Finance
2 36 (9.73%) Marketing
3 20 (5.41%) Legal
4 19 (5.14%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.78%) Retail
6 12 (3.24%) Banking
7 7 (1.89%) Back Office
8 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.54%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 204 (55.14%) Analyst
2 176 (47.57%) Business Analyst
3 29 (7.84%) Project Manager
3 29 (7.84%) Business Manager
4 26 (7.03%) Senior Business Analyst
4 26 (7.03%) Senior Analyst
5 24 (6.49%) Consultant
6 18 (4.86%) Developer
7 17 (4.59%) Systems Manager
8 16 (4.32%) Project Administrator
8 16 (4.32%) IT Business Analyst
8 16 (4.32%) Administrator
9 14 (3.78%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (3.78%) Junior
9 14 (3.78%) Relationships Manager
10 13 (3.51%) Business Systems Manager
11 12 (3.24%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) Change Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) Architect
13 10 (2.70%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.76%) .NET
2 20 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 17 (4.59%) HTML
4 16 (4.32%) Web Services
5 10 (2.70%) WCF
6 9 (2.43%) XML
6 9 (2.43%) CSS
7 8 (2.16%) jQuery
7 8 (2.16%) SOAP
8 4 (1.08%) HTML5
9 3 (0.81%) Ajax
10 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.54%) CSS3
10 2 (0.54%) REST
10 2 (0.54%) Velocity
10 2 (0.54%) MDX
11 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.27%) Middleware
11 1 (0.27%) XSD
11 1 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.97%) EPoS
4 9 (2.43%) Open Source
4 9 (2.43%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.62%) IVR
7 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.81%) User Experience
9 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.54%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.54%) PMI
9 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.27%) CESG
10 1 (0.27%) BYOD
10 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.81%) Windows
1 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (35.68%) Project Management
2 99 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (10.54%) PRINCE2
4 39 (10.54%) Change Management
5 36 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (8.38%) CRM
7 27 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (7.03%) ERP
9 25 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 24 (6.49%) Workflow
11 23 (6.22%) ITIL
12 21 (5.68%) Service Delivery
12 21 (5.68%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.41%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.41%) Scrum
13 20 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
14 19 (5.14%) Analytics
15 17 (4.59%) Six Sigma
16 15 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.11%) SQL
2 22 (5.95%) C#
3 17 (4.59%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.97%) VBA
5 9 (2.43%) Python
5 9 (2.43%) R
6 8 (2.16%) VB
7 7 (1.89%) Java
8 4 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.27%) C
11 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 41 (11.08%) ISEB
2 33 (8.92%) Degree
3 9 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.89%) CBAP
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) MBA
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) CCA
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.62%) SAP
3 20 (5.41%) IBM
4 17 (4.59%) Oracle
5 16 (4.32%) Cognos
6 14 (3.78%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.43%) Tableau
8 8 (2.16%) Cloudera
8 8 (2.16%) Teradata
9 7 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.62%) Pega
11 5 (1.35%) Metastorm
11 5 (1.35%) OpenText
12 3 (0.81%) VMware
12 3 (0.81%) Sage
13 2 (0.54%) HP
13 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.54%) Informatica
13 2 (0.54%) Pegasus
14 1 (0.27%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Pension,health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, medcial
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable but circa £40k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: Competitve Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits, flexitime, incentives, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + holidays/pension/other benefits
Posted: 17 days ago