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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 77 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 190 206 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.47% 4.01% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 4.67% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 169 180 192
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
4866 4412 4898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3706 4310
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -41 46 £52,500 +20.03% 5
Warwickshire +14 30 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Coventry +9 20 £47,750 +12.35% 5
Staffordshire -31 20 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Solihull +8 16 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Shropshire -3 11 £42,000 +6.32%
West Bromwich +7 6 £50,000 -8.25% 1
Herefordshire -10 5 £50,000 +40.84% 1
Walsall +14 3 £36,500 -2.66%
Wolverhampton +10 2 £46,250 -15.90%
Worcestershire -3 2 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Willenhall - 1 £34,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 123 (33.24%) Finance
2 117 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (25.95%) Project Management
4 76 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (16.22%) SQL
7 52 (14.05%) ISEB
8 46 (12.43%) Retail
9 44 (11.89%) Waterfall
10 42 (11.35%) Degree
11 40 (10.81%) ERP
12 38 (10.27%) SAP
13 37 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 32 (8.65%) E-Commerce
15 31 (8.38%) Use Case
16 29 (7.84%) .NET
17 28 (7.57%) UML
18 27 (7.30%) JavaScript
18 27 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
18 27 (7.30%) Process Improvement
19 26 (7.03%) User Stories
19 26 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (7.03%) Manufacturing
20 25 (6.76%) Workflow
20 25 (6.76%) SQL Server
20 25 (6.76%) PRINCE2
20 25 (6.76%) User Experience
20 25 (6.76%) Translating Business Requirements
21 23 (6.22%) Legal
22 22 (5.95%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.35%) Documentum
2 5 (1.35%) FileNet
3 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (3.24%) MS Office
1 12 (3.24%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.97%) SAP MII
1 11 (2.97%) SAP SCM
2 8 (2.16%) SAP MM
3 6 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.62%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.54%) Infor LN
5 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.54%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.27%) Primavera
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.54%) Force.com
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) DHCP
1 2 (0.54%) DNS
1 2 (0.54%) Firewall
1 2 (0.54%) LAN
1 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.62%) MS Access
2 6 (1.62%) MySQL
3 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.41%) JIRA
2 8 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.08%) Selenium
5 2 (0.54%) Lombardi
5 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Ant
6 1 (0.27%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.27%) Gradle
6 1 (0.27%) Grunt
6 1 (0.27%) HttpUnit
6 1 (0.27%) JUnit
6 1 (0.27%) Maven
6 1 (0.27%) XMLUnit
General
1 123 (33.24%) Finance
2 46 (12.43%) Retail
3 26 (7.03%) Manufacturing
4 23 (6.22%) Legal
5 14 (3.78%) Banking
6 6 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.35%) Automotive
7 5 (1.35%) Law
7 5 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 271 (73.24%) Analyst
2 219 (59.19%) Business Analyst
3 30 (8.11%) Developer
4 29 (7.84%) Business IT Analyst
4 29 (7.84%) IT Analyst
5 25 (6.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 24 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
7 20 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 20 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
8 17 (4.59%) Project Manager
9 14 (3.78%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 12 (3.24%) Business Manager
10 12 (3.24%) SAP Analyst
11 11 (2.97%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.70%) Consultant
12 10 (2.70%) IT Manager
13 9 (2.43%) Agile Business Analyst
13 9 (2.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 9 (2.43%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.84%) .NET
2 18 (4.86%) CSS
2 18 (4.86%) HTML
3 17 (4.59%) jQuery
4 10 (2.70%) HTML5
5 9 (2.43%) XML
6 6 (1.62%) Ajax
6 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.35%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.35%) Backbone.js
7 5 (1.35%) CSS3
7 5 (1.35%) React
8 4 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.81%) Web Services
10 2 (0.54%) RESTful
10 2 (0.54%) SOAP
10 2 (0.54%) XSLT
11 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.27%) Thymeleaf
11 1 (0.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.76%) User Experience
3 15 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.78%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.24%) iPad
6 11 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.70%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.89%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.62%) NHS
10 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.08%) Derivative
10 4 (1.08%) Economics
10 4 (1.08%) EPoS
10 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.08%) Physics
11 3 (0.81%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.16%) Windows
2 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.27%) Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (25.95%) Project Management
3 76 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (11.89%) Waterfall
5 40 (10.81%) ERP
6 32 (8.65%) E-Commerce
7 31 (8.38%) Use Case
8 28 (7.57%) UML
9 27 (7.30%) Process Improvement
9 27 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (7.03%) User Stories
11 25 (6.76%) PRINCE2
11 25 (6.76%) Translating Business Requirements
11 25 (6.76%) Workflow
12 22 (5.95%) Migration
12 22 (5.95%) SDLC
13 21 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.41%) Scrum
15 17 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 60 (16.22%) SQL
2 27 (7.30%) JavaScript
3 21 (5.68%) C#
4 9 (2.43%) ABAP
5 8 (2.16%) Java
5 8 (2.16%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.62%) PHP
7 4 (1.08%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.08%) X++
8 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 52 (14.05%) ISEB
2 42 (11.35%) Degree
3 11 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (1.35%) CITP
4 5 (1.35%) IIBA
5 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.54%) APMP
7 2 (0.54%) MBA
7 2 (0.54%) MBCS
8 1 (0.27%) PgMP
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.95%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 38 (10.27%) SAP
2 37 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.51%) hybris
3 13 (3.51%) Oracle
4 7 (1.89%) Informatica
5 5 (1.35%) LexisNexis
6 4 (1.08%) Pega
7 3 (0.81%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.54%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.54%) Cisco
8 2 (0.54%) Demandware
8 2 (0.54%) Epicor
8 2 (0.54%) Infor
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
8 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.54%) Software AG
8 2 (0.54%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.27%) Baan
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
9 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus/gym/pension/health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £62044.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £41k - 62k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Worcester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago