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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 59 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 213 188 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.81% 3.44% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 4.28% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 184 153 158
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -20 49 £43,500 -3.33% 16
Coventry +2 37 £50,000 +12.99% 4
Staffordshire +21 35 £41,500 -6.21% 6
Walsall +14 15 £40,000 +2.56%
Solihull +12 14 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Warwickshire -12 14 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Worcestershire - 11 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 8 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton -9 3 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Herefordshire +3 2 - -
Dudley - 2 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £47,500 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 133 (32.05%) Project Management
2 125 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 122 (29.40%) Finance
4 75 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (14.94%) Degree
6 56 (13.49%) SQL
6 56 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
7 53 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 51 (12.29%) Change Management
9 45 (10.84%) Microsoft
10 42 (10.12%) SAP
11 38 (9.16%) ERP
11 38 (9.16%) Analytics
12 36 (8.67%) SDLC
12 36 (8.67%) Scrum
13 35 (8.43%) SQL Server
13 35 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (7.95%) ITIL
15 32 (7.71%) PRINCE2
15 32 (7.71%) .NET
16 30 (7.23%) Retail
17 29 (6.99%) CRM
17 29 (6.99%) Line Management
18 28 (6.75%) Mentoring
18 28 (6.75%) ISEB
19 27 (6.51%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (6.02%) QlikView
21 24 (5.78%) Data Management
22 22 (5.30%) Manufacturing
23 21 (5.06%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (3.13%) IIS
2 12 (2.89%) SAS
3 8 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.48%) CMS
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (2.89%) MS Excel
1 12 (2.89%) SPSS
2 10 (2.41%) MS Project
3 9 (2.17%) MS Office
4 6 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Cordys
3 4 (0.96%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.96%) Movex
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.48%) Agresso
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.65%) Internet
2 2 (0.48%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.02%) QlikView
3 18 (4.34%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.37%) Pentaho
5 14 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.69%) Base SAS
8 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (1.69%) Snowflake Schema
8 7 (1.69%) Star Schema
9 6 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.45%) MySQL
10 5 (1.20%) SAP BI
10 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Toad
3 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 122 (29.40%) Finance
2 30 (7.23%) Retail
3 22 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.06%) Marketing
5 19 (4.58%) Banking
6 12 (2.89%) Retail Banking
6 12 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.20%) Legal
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 250 (60.24%) Analyst
2 228 (54.94%) Business Analyst
3 43 (10.36%) Project Manager
4 36 (8.67%) Business Manager
5 35 (8.43%) Consultant
6 24 (5.78%) IT Business Analyst
7 21 (5.06%) Senior Business Analyst
7 21 (5.06%) Architect
7 21 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (4.58%) Junior
9 12 (2.89%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (2.89%) Junior Project Manager
10 11 (2.65%) Change Analyst
10 11 (2.65%) Relationships Manager
10 11 (2.65%) Lead Business Analyst
11 10 (2.41%) Business Change Analyst
11 10 (2.41%) Business Systems Manager
11 10 (2.41%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.41%) Systems Manager
12 9 (2.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.71%) .NET
2 21 (5.06%) HTML
3 13 (3.13%) Web Services
3 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.13%) CSS
4 10 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.93%) XML
6 7 (1.69%) jQuery
7 6 (1.45%) SOAP
8 5 (1.20%) WCF
9 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.72%) HTML5
10 2 (0.48%) REST
10 2 (0.48%) CSS3
10 2 (0.48%) Ajax
11 1 (0.24%) XSLT
11 1 (0.24%) JSON
11 1 (0.24%) Velocity
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.24%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.86%) Visualisation
4 15 (3.61%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.93%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.20%) Taxonomies
7 5 (1.20%) DTV
7 5 (1.20%) IVR
7 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.96%) User Experience
9 3 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.72%) NHS
10 2 (0.48%) Social Media
10 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.24%) FMCG
11 1 (0.24%) PMI
11 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.24%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.24%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.34%) Windows
2 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.96%) UNIX
2 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (32.05%) Project Management
2 125 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 51 (12.29%) Change Management
7 38 (9.16%) ERP
7 38 (9.16%) Analytics
8 36 (8.67%) SDLC
8 36 (8.67%) Scrum
9 33 (7.95%) ITIL
10 32 (7.71%) PRINCE2
11 29 (6.99%) CRM
11 29 (6.99%) Line Management
12 28 (6.75%) Mentoring
13 27 (6.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (5.78%) Data Management
15 21 (5.06%) E-Commerce
15 21 (5.06%) Workflow
15 21 (5.06%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 56 (13.49%) SQL
2 19 (4.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.34%) C#
4 13 (3.13%) C
5 12 (2.89%) Python
5 12 (2.89%) R
6 10 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.69%) Java
8 5 (1.20%) VB
9 4 (0.96%) VBA
10 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
10 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.72%) COBOL
11 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (14.94%) Degree
2 28 (6.75%) ISEB
3 14 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.48%) CITP
6 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) CBAP
7 1 (0.24%) APMP
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) HND
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.37%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) ISO 9000
2 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.12%) SAP
3 21 (5.06%) Tableau
4 19 (4.58%) Cognos
5 18 (4.34%) Oracle
6 14 (3.37%) IBM
7 8 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.69%) Informatica
8 7 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.45%) Pega
10 5 (1.20%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.20%) Metastorm
10 5 (1.20%) OpenText
10 5 (1.20%) VMware
10 5 (1.20%) Teradata
11 4 (0.96%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.96%) Infor
12 3 (0.72%) Netezza
13 2 (0.48%) Sage
13 2 (0.48%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Salary: excellent package & training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 55,000 + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago