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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 66 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 205 200 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.50% 3.70% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 4.66% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 164 161 141
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -27 58 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Staffordshire +18 32 £41,750 -7.22% 11
Coventry -3 29 £43,750 -3.31% 2
Worcestershire +15 20 £40,000 -15.34% 3
Solihull +15 15 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Walsall - 14 £40,250 - 1
Warwickshire -32 13 £43,500 -13.00% 1
Shropshire - 7 £38,750 -
West Bromwich +2 3 - -
Herefordshire -4 2 - -
Dudley - 2 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 - 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 137 (34.16%) Project Management
2 126 (31.42%) Finance
3 112 (27.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (14.21%) Degree
6 51 (12.72%) SQL
7 47 (11.72%) Change Management
8 46 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (11.22%) Microsoft
10 44 (10.97%) SAP
11 42 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 40 (9.98%) SQL Server
13 39 (9.73%) ERP
14 36 (8.98%) Scrum
15 35 (8.73%) ITIL
15 35 (8.73%) Analytics
16 33 (8.23%) SDLC
17 32 (7.98%) .NET
18 30 (7.48%) PRINCE2
19 29 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (6.98%) Marketing
20 28 (6.98%) CRM
21 26 (6.48%) E-Commerce
21 26 (6.48%) Manufacturing
21 26 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
22 25 (6.23%) Mentoring
22 25 (6.23%) Service Delivery
23 23 (5.74%) Retail
23 23 (5.74%) ISEB
24 22 (5.49%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (3.74%) SAS
2 10 (2.49%) IIS
3 7 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.50%) CMS
4 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (3.74%) SPSS
2 10 (2.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.24%) MS Office
4 8 (2.00%) MS Project
5 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.25%) Cordys
3 4 (1.00%) Infor M3
3 4 (1.00%) Movex
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.75%) Agresso
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.24%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (5.24%) QlikView
3 15 (3.74%) Pentaho
4 14 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.75%) Base SAS
8 7 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 7 (1.75%) MySQL
9 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.75%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (0.75%) Star Schema
10 3 (0.75%) OLAP
10 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 126 (31.42%) Finance
2 28 (6.98%) Marketing
3 26 (6.48%) Manufacturing
4 23 (5.74%) Retail
5 14 (3.49%) Banking
6 11 (2.74%) Legal
7 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.25%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
9 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 224 (55.86%) Analyst
2 199 (49.63%) Business Analyst
3 43 (10.72%) Consultant
4 38 (9.48%) Project Manager
5 36 (8.98%) Business Manager
6 20 (4.99%) IT Business Analyst
7 19 (4.74%) Senior Business Analyst
7 19 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (3.99%) Junior
9 13 (3.24%) Architect
9 13 (3.24%) Systems Manager
9 13 (3.24%) Change Analyst
9 13 (3.24%) Business Systems Manager
10 12 (2.99%) Relationships Manager
10 12 (2.99%) Business Change Analyst
10 12 (2.99%) Lead Business Analyst
10 12 (2.99%) Junior Project Manager
10 12 (2.99%) Developer
11 10 (2.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (2.24%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.98%) .NET
2 21 (5.24%) HTML
3 17 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.99%) Web Services
5 11 (2.74%) CSS
6 9 (2.24%) XML
7 8 (2.00%) WCF
7 8 (2.00%) jQuery
8 7 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.75%) SOAP
9 4 (1.00%) HTML5
10 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.75%) Ajax
11 2 (0.50%) REST
11 2 (0.50%) CSS3
12 1 (0.25%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (0.25%) MXML
12 1 (0.25%) WPF
12 1 (0.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.24%) Visualisation
4 11 (2.74%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.50%) IVR
5 6 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.00%) User Experience
8 3 (0.75%) EPoS
8 3 (0.75%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.50%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.50%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.25%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.25%) DTV
10 1 (0.25%) PMI
10 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.49%) Windows
2 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (34.16%) Project Management
2 112 (27.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (11.72%) Change Management
5 46 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (9.73%) ERP
8 36 (8.98%) Scrum
9 35 (8.73%) ITIL
9 35 (8.73%) Analytics
10 33 (8.23%) SDLC
11 30 (7.48%) PRINCE2
12 28 (6.98%) CRM
13 26 (6.48%) E-Commerce
13 26 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (6.23%) Mentoring
14 25 (6.23%) Service Delivery
15 21 (5.24%) Workflow
16 19 (4.74%) Data Management
16 19 (4.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.72%) SQL
2 22 (5.49%) C#
3 20 (4.99%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.74%) Python
4 15 (3.74%) R
5 7 (1.75%) Java
5 7 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.50%) VB
6 6 (1.50%) VBA
7 5 (1.25%) C
8 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.75%) COBOL
9 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (14.21%) Degree
2 23 (5.74%) ISEB
3 17 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) CBAP
6 1 (0.25%) APMP
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.25%) HND
6 1 (0.25%) CCA
6 1 (0.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.74%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.97%) SAP
3 21 (5.24%) Oracle
4 19 (4.74%) IBM
5 18 (4.49%) Cognos
5 18 (4.49%) Tableau
6 9 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.00%) Cloudera
7 8 (2.00%) Teradata
8 6 (1.50%) Pega
9 5 (1.25%) Metastorm
9 5 (1.25%) OpenText
9 5 (1.25%) VMware
9 5 (1.25%) Informatica
10 4 (1.00%) Infor
11 3 (0.75%) Sage
11 3 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.50%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.50%) HP
12 2 (0.50%) Netezza
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43112.00 per annum + 40d Hol+final sal pen+Health
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago