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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 80 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 180 212 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.16% 3.92% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 4.51% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 159 189 167
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
5008 4697 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.86% 86.87% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3873 3950
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -15 52 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Coventry +3 44 £42,250 -12.20% 8
Warwickshire +9 23 £42,500 -2.85% 9
Staffordshire -16 21 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Shropshire 0 12 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Wolverhampton +3 8 £20,000 -61.90%
West Bromwich +11 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Herefordshire -1 5 - - 1
Solihull +7 2 £32,500 -22.61%
Walsall -6 2 £38,250 -3.16% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 128 (35.26%) Finance
2 105 (28.93%) Project Management
3 100 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (15.70%) Degree
6 55 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (14.60%) Retail
8 51 (14.05%) SQL
9 44 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 38 (10.47%) Use Case
11 37 (10.19%) ISEB
12 34 (9.37%) Waterfall
13 32 (8.82%) ERP
14 31 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 30 (8.26%) SDLC
16 29 (7.99%) .NET
17 28 (7.71%) User Stories
18 27 (7.44%) SQL Server
18 27 (7.44%) SAP
19 26 (7.16%) E-Commerce
20 25 (6.89%) JavaScript
20 25 (6.89%) Management Information System
20 25 (6.89%) Manufacturing
21 24 (6.61%) Scrum
21 24 (6.61%) User Experience
22 23 (6.34%) Mentoring
22 23 (6.34%) QA
23 22 (6.06%) Banking
23 22 (6.06%) Change Management
23 22 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements

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 6 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.38%) Documentum
2 5 (1.38%) FileNet
3 4 (1.10%) SAS
3 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (5.23%) MS Office
2 11 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.48%) SAP MII
2 8 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.83%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.83%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.28%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Primavera
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.20%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) IaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) DHCP
1 2 (0.55%) DNS
1 2 (0.55%) Firewall
1 2 (0.55%) LAN
1 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.65%) MySQL
2 6 (1.65%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.83%) SAP HANA
4 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) MS Access
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (4.13%) JIRA
2 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.10%) Lombardi
2 4 (1.10%) Selenium
2 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.83%) Ant
3 3 (0.83%) DbUnit
3 3 (0.83%) Gradle
3 3 (0.83%) HttpUnit
3 3 (0.83%) JUnit
3 3 (0.83%) LSMW
3 3 (0.83%) Maven
3 3 (0.83%) XMLUnit
4 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (35.26%) Finance
2 53 (14.60%) Retail
3 25 (6.89%) Manufacturing
4 22 (6.06%) Banking
5 18 (4.96%) Legal
6 13 (3.58%) Automotive
7 9 (2.48%) Local Government
8 6 (1.65%) Advertising
8 6 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 248 (68.32%) Analyst
2 206 (56.75%) Business Analyst
3 38 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (7.99%) Senior Business Analyst
5 25 (6.89%) Business Systems Analyst
5 25 (6.89%) Consultant
5 25 (6.89%) Developer
6 24 (6.61%) IT Analyst
7 23 (6.34%) Business IT Analyst
8 21 (5.79%) Service Analyst
9 20 (5.51%) Systems Analyst
10 19 (5.23%) IT Business Analyst
11 18 (4.96%) Business Manager
12 15 (4.13%) Graduate
13 13 (3.58%) Finance Business Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) Financial Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) Financial Business Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Project Manager
15 11 (3.03%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.99%) .NET
2 21 (5.79%) jQuery
3 18 (4.96%) HTML
4 17 (4.68%) CSS
5 11 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.03%) Web Services
6 10 (2.75%) XML
7 8 (2.20%) HTML5
8 7 (1.93%) Ajax
9 6 (1.65%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.38%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.38%) Backbone.js
10 5 (1.38%) React
11 4 (1.10%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.10%) RESTful
11 4 (1.10%) SOAP
11 4 (1.10%) XSLT
12 3 (0.83%) CSS3
12 3 (0.83%) EDI
12 3 (0.83%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.89%) Management Information System
3 24 (6.61%) User Experience
4 14 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.31%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.48%) Physics
7 8 (2.20%) EPoS
7 8 (2.20%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.93%) NHS
9 5 (1.38%) Chemistry
9 5 (1.38%) Statistics
10 4 (1.10%) Derivative
10 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.10%) Economics
11 3 (0.83%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.83%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.38%) Windows
2 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.28%) VMS
3 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (28.93%) Project Management
2 100 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (10.47%) Use Case
5 34 (9.37%) Waterfall
6 32 (8.82%) ERP
7 31 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (8.26%) SDLC
9 28 (7.71%) User Stories
10 26 (7.16%) E-Commerce
11 24 (6.61%) Scrum
12 23 (6.34%) Mentoring
13 22 (6.06%) Change Management
13 22 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
14 21 (5.79%) Feasibility Study
14 21 (5.79%) Migration
15 20 (5.51%) Service Delivery
16 19 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (4.96%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 51 (14.05%) SQL
2 25 (6.89%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.51%) C#
4 11 (3.03%) Java
5 6 (1.65%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.38%) PHP
7 4 (1.10%) TypeScript
8 3 (0.83%) ABAP
8 3 (0.83%) X++
9 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.28%) Delphi
10 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (15.70%) Degree
2 37 (10.19%) ISEB
3 9 (2.48%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
4 4 (1.10%) CITP
4 4 (1.10%) IIBA
4 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.83%) MBCS
6 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CISA
7 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.34%) QA
2 7 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 44 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.44%) SAP
3 15 (4.13%) Oracle
4 7 (1.93%) Informatica
4 7 (1.93%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.10%) hybris
5 4 (1.10%) Pega
5 4 (1.10%) Software AG
5 4 (1.10%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.83%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.55%) Cisco
7 2 (0.55%) Epicor
7 2 (0.55%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Baan
8 1 (0.28%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.28%) Infor
8 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Pensions, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 48k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50500 per annum + 46 days hols + excellent pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago