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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 69 41 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +48
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 196 267 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.70% 5.11% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 6.24% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 157 238 107
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,750 £50,200
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
4398 4276 3936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.04% 81.84% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3605 3290
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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
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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 55 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Staffordshire +6 28 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Warwickshire -28 22 £44,250 +7.27% 2
Coventry +4 21 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Solihull +6 18 £27,500 -37.14%
Worcestershire -10 8 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Wolverhampton +13 6 £50,000 +17.30% 1
Walsall - 5 £43,000 -
West Bromwich +10 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 - 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 142 (38.27%) Project Management
2 115 (31.00%) Finance
3 101 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (17.79%) SQL
6 52 (14.02%) Microsoft
7 47 (12.67%) SAP
8 43 (11.59%) Degree
9 40 (10.78%) SQL Server
9 40 (10.78%) Change Management
10 38 (10.24%) PRINCE2
11 36 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (8.63%) Marketing
13 32 (8.63%) ERP
14 31 (8.36%) ITIL
15 30 (8.09%) ISEB
15 30 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (7.82%) Analytics
17 28 (7.55%) CRM
18 27 (7.28%) Mentoring
19 26 (7.01%) .NET
20 24 (6.47%) E-Commerce
20 24 (6.47%) Service Delivery
20 24 (6.47%) IBM
20 24 (6.47%) Manufacturing
20 24 (6.47%) Workflow
21 23 (6.20%) C#
21 23 (6.20%) Coaching
21 23 (6.20%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (3.50%) SAS
2 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.35%) IIS
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (5.12%) MS Office
2 13 (3.50%) SPSS
2 13 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.89%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.35%) Cordys
3 4 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.81%) Movex
4 3 (0.81%) Agresso
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.81%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
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 2 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.77%) QlikView
4 13 (3.50%) Pentaho
5 11 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.89%) MySQL
8 5 (1.35%) Base SAS
8 5 (1.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (1.08%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (1.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.08%) MS Access
9 4 (1.08%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.27%) Toad
3 1 (0.27%) Lombardi
General
1 115 (31.00%) Finance
2 32 (8.63%) Marketing
3 24 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.12%) Retail
5 16 (4.31%) Legal
6 10 (2.70%) Banking
7 7 (1.89%) Back Office
8 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.54%) Law
9 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (53.10%) Analyst
2 167 (45.01%) Business Analyst
3 32 (8.63%) Business Manager
4 31 (8.36%) Consultant
4 31 (8.36%) Project Manager
5 28 (7.55%) Senior Business Analyst
5 28 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (4.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 18 (4.85%) Junior
6 18 (4.85%) Developer
7 17 (4.58%) Relationships Manager
8 15 (4.04%) Systems Manager
9 13 (3.50%) Business Systems Manager
9 13 (3.50%) Change Analyst
9 13 (3.50%) Junior Project Manager
9 13 (3.50%) Systems Analyst
10 12 (3.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 11 (2.96%) Project Administrator
11 11 (2.96%) Administrator
12 10 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.01%) .NET
2 21 (5.66%) ASP.NET
3 18 (4.85%) HTML
4 16 (4.31%) Web Services
5 10 (2.70%) XML
5 10 (2.70%) CSS
5 10 (2.70%) WCF
6 9 (2.43%) SOAP
7 8 (2.16%) jQuery
8 4 (1.08%) HTML5
9 3 (0.81%) Ajax
9 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.54%) CSS3
10 2 (0.54%) Velocity
10 2 (0.54%) REST
11 1 (0.27%) Middleware
11 1 (0.27%) J2EE
11 1 (0.27%) XSD
11 1 (0.27%) XSLT
11 1 (0.27%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.50%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.70%) EPoS
5 7 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.62%) IVR
7 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.81%) User Experience
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.54%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.27%) PMI
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (1.08%) Windows
2 3 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (38.27%) Project Management
2 101 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (10.78%) Change Management
5 38 (10.24%) PRINCE2
6 36 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (8.63%) ERP
8 31 (8.36%) ITIL
9 30 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 29 (7.82%) Analytics
11 28 (7.55%) CRM
12 27 (7.28%) Mentoring
13 24 (6.47%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.47%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.47%) Workflow
14 23 (6.20%) Coaching
14 23 (6.20%) SDLC
15 22 (5.93%) Scrum
16 21 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
17 20 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.79%) SQL
2 23 (6.20%) C#
3 18 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.50%) R
4 13 (3.50%) Python
5 10 (2.70%) VBA
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%) COBOL
9 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (11.59%) Degree
2 30 (8.09%) ISEB
3 13 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.54%) CBAP
5 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) MBA
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CCA
6 1 (0.27%) HND
6 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) APMP
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.67%) SAP
3 24 (6.47%) IBM
4 18 (4.85%) Business Objects
4 18 (4.85%) Oracle
5 17 (4.58%) Cognos
6 13 (3.50%) Tableau
7 8 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.16%) Teradata
7 8 (2.16%) Cloudera
8 7 (1.89%) Pega
9 5 (1.35%) Metastorm
9 5 (1.35%) OpenText
10 4 (1.08%) Sage
10 4 (1.08%) VMware
11 3 (0.81%) Infor
12 2 (0.54%) HP
12 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.54%) Informatica
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ResourceBank Recruitment
Salary: 25 days holiday, generous staff discount and childcare vouchers scheme
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On application
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and some home working
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
Coventry, Warwickshire
Coventry University
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £39000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leek
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago