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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 62 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 226 186 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.94% 3.56% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 4.56% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 196 157 151
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,750 £60,000
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
4716 4082 3689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 78.11% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 3461 3208
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 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 28 November 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 0 97 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Staffordshire 0 24 £42,500 - 1
Solihull +13 23 £34,000 -69.09%
Warwickshire -7 18 £34,022 -14.94% 2
Coventry -7 14 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Wolverhampton +3 11 £41,500 -1.19%
Walsall -3 11 £41,500 -1.19% 1
Worcestershire +7 6 £39,000 -8.23% 2
West Bromwich +6 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield +3 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 154 (37.56%) Finance
2 102 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (22.44%) Project Management
4 88 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (14.88%) Degree
7 59 (14.39%) ISEB
8 58 (14.15%) Scrum
9 56 (13.66%) QA
10 51 (12.44%) SQL
11 43 (10.49%) Microsoft
12 40 (9.76%) UML
13 36 (8.78%) CRM
13 36 (8.78%) Use Case
14 31 (7.56%) Data Modelling
15 30 (7.32%) SharePoint
16 29 (7.07%) MS Office
16 29 (7.07%) Change Management
17 27 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
19 24 (5.85%) SQL Server
19 24 (5.85%) .NET
20 23 (5.61%) Retail
20 23 (5.61%) BPMN
21 22 (5.37%) Mentoring
21 22 (5.37%) Waterfall
21 22 (5.37%) Oracle
21 22 (5.37%) Management Information System
22 20 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
23 19 (4.63%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 30 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.20%) Documentum
3 6 (1.46%) FileNet
3 6 (1.46%) Alfresco
4 5 (1.22%) IIS
5 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) SAS
6 2 (0.49%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (7.07%) MS Office
2 16 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.22%) Servitor
3 5 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.73%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.49%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.24%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.24%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.24%) Agresso
6 1 (0.24%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.46%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) ATM
2 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.24%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (2.44%) PerformancePoint
4 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.20%) Data Mart
5 9 (2.20%) Cognos Report Studio
5 9 (2.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.73%) MySQL
8 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.95%) ERwin
2 7 (1.71%) Toad
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 154 (37.56%) Finance
2 23 (5.61%) Retail
3 18 (4.39%) Banking
4 16 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.66%) Marketing
6 13 (3.17%) Legal
7 12 (2.93%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.73%) Automotive
9 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.49%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Law
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 297 (72.44%) Analyst
2 269 (65.61%) Business Analyst
3 44 (10.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 44 (10.73%) Senior Analyst
4 42 (10.24%) Developer
5 25 (6.10%) IT Business Analyst
5 25 (6.10%) Lead Business Analyst
6 21 (5.12%) Financial Business Analyst
7 20 (4.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 17 (4.15%) Project Manager
9 16 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
10 14 (3.41%) Consultant
11 13 (3.17%) Architect
11 13 (3.17%) Senior Developer
12 12 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (2.93%) Business Manager
13 11 (2.68%) Senior Architect
13 11 (2.68%) Business Architect
14 10 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (2.44%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.85%) .NET
2 14 (3.41%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.95%) HTML
3 8 (1.95%) XML
4 6 (1.46%) MDX
5 5 (1.22%) CSS
6 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.73%) WCF
7 3 (0.73%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.73%) Ajax
7 3 (0.73%) Web Services
8 2 (0.49%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.49%) SOAP
8 2 (0.49%) J2EE
8 2 (0.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.68%) Credit Risk
4 11 (2.68%) Economics
5 9 (2.20%) Derivative
5 9 (2.20%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.98%) User Experience
8 4 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.98%) Online Banking
8 4 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.98%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) DTV
9 2 (0.49%) CESG
9 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
10 1 (0.24%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.44%) Windows
2 9 (2.20%) UNIX
3 3 (0.73%) Linux
3 3 (0.73%) Android
3 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (22.44%) Project Management
3 88 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (14.15%) Scrum
5 40 (9.76%) UML
6 36 (8.78%) CRM
6 36 (8.78%) Use Case
7 31 (7.56%) Data Modelling
8 29 (7.07%) Change Management
9 27 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
11 23 (5.61%) BPMN
12 22 (5.37%) Waterfall
12 22 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 20 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (4.63%) Migration
15 18 (4.39%) Data Analysis
16 17 (4.15%) Logistics
16 17 (4.15%) PRINCE2
17 16 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.44%) SQL
2 15 (3.66%) C#
3 8 (1.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.95%) VB.NET
4 7 (1.71%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.71%) VB
5 6 (1.46%) COBOL
5 6 (1.46%) Java
6 5 (1.22%) C++
6 5 (1.22%) VBA
7 4 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 61 (14.88%) Degree
2 59 (14.39%) ISEB
3 17 (4.15%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.20%) CBAP
6 6 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.98%) MCPD
7 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.49%) HND
9 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) ACCA
9 1 (0.24%) CIMA
9 1 (0.24%) MBA
9 1 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.66%) QA
2 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 43 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.37%) Oracle
3 19 (4.63%) SAP
4 11 (2.68%) Cognos
5 7 (1.71%) IBM
6 6 (1.46%) HP
6 6 (1.46%) EMC
6 6 (1.46%) Stellent
6 6 (1.46%) Open Text
7 4 (0.98%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.98%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.49%) Remedy
8 2 (0.49%) Teradata
8 2 (0.49%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.24%) Sage
9 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.24%) Kalido
9 1 (0.24%) Northgate
9 1 (0.24%) Civica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits+flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Private Health Care
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive package
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, medical
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago