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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 70 54 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 198 240 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.40% 4.44% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 5.56% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 155 205 129
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £60,000 £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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 July 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 -35 55 £41,500 -17.00% 11
Coventry +1 29 £45,000 +2.85% 5
Staffordshire +8 28 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Solihull +12 18 £28,750 -41.02% 1
Warwickshire -36 16 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Worcestershire +1 14 £40,500 -12.19% 4
Walsall - 8 £41,250 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £37,000 - 2
Wolverhampton +10 5 £46,250 -7.50% 4
West Bromwich +6 3 - -
Herefordshire -6 2 - -
Dudley +4 1 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 145 (36.25%) Project Management
2 129 (32.25%) Finance
3 110 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (13.75%) Degree
6 54 (13.50%) SQL
7 48 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 46 (11.50%) SAP
8 46 (11.50%) Change Management
9 42 (10.50%) SQL Server
10 38 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (9.25%) ERP
11 37 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (8.75%) PRINCE2
13 34 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (8.25%) ITIL
15 31 (7.75%) CRM
15 31 (7.75%) Analytics
15 31 (7.75%) Marketing
16 30 (7.50%) .NET
16 30 (7.50%) Scrum
17 29 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (7.25%) SDLC
18 28 (7.00%) Manufacturing
18 28 (7.00%) E-Commerce
19 27 (6.75%) Service Delivery
20 26 (6.50%) Retail
20 26 (6.50%) ISEB
20 26 (6.50%) Mentoring
21 24 (6.00%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (3.75%) SAS
2 7 (1.75%) IIS
3 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.50%) CMS
4 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (3.75%) SPSS
2 12 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.25%) MS Office
5 8 (2.00%) MS Project
6 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.25%) Cordys
3 4 (1.00%) Movex
3 4 (1.00%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.50%) Agresso
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.25%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (4.25%) QlikView
3 15 (3.75%) Pentaho
4 8 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.75%) MySQL
5 7 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (1.75%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.75%) Data Mart
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.75%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (0.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) Lombardi
General
1 129 (32.25%) Finance
2 31 (7.75%) Marketing
3 28 (7.00%) Manufacturing
4 26 (6.50%) Retail
5 14 (3.50%) Banking
6 12 (3.00%) Legal
7 7 (1.75%) Back Office
8 5 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 223 (55.75%) Analyst
2 195 (48.75%) Business Analyst
3 38 (9.50%) Project Manager
3 38 (9.50%) Consultant
4 35 (8.75%) Business Manager
5 22 (5.50%) IT Business Analyst
6 21 (5.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 21 (5.25%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (4.75%) Junior
8 17 (4.25%) Developer
9 16 (4.00%) Relationships Manager
10 14 (3.50%) Systems Manager
10 14 (3.50%) Junior Project Manager
10 14 (3.50%) Change Analyst
11 13 (3.25%) Business Systems Manager
12 12 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.75%) Architect
13 11 (2.75%) Business Change Analyst
13 11 (2.75%) Lead Business Analyst
14 10 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.50%) .NET
2 21 (5.25%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.75%) HTML
4 17 (4.25%) Web Services
5 12 (3.00%) XML
6 11 (2.75%) CSS
7 10 (2.50%) WCF
8 9 (2.25%) SOAP
9 8 (2.00%) jQuery
10 4 (1.00%) HTML5
10 4 (1.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.75%) Ajax
11 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.50%) REST
12 2 (0.50%) CSS3
12 2 (0.50%) Velocity
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Flex
13 1 (0.25%) MXML
13 1 (0.25%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.75%) Visualisation
4 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.75%) EPoS
5 6 (1.50%) IVR
6 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.00%) User Experience
7 3 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.50%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.50%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.50%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.50%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.50%) Windows
2 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (36.25%) Project Management
2 110 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (11.50%) Change Management
5 38 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (9.25%) ERP
6 37 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (8.75%) PRINCE2
8 33 (8.25%) ITIL
9 31 (7.75%) CRM
9 31 (7.75%) Analytics
10 30 (7.50%) Scrum
11 29 (7.25%) SDLC
11 29 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (7.00%) E-Commerce
13 27 (6.75%) Service Delivery
14 26 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 23 (5.75%) Workflow
16 20 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
17 19 (4.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.50%) SQL
2 24 (6.00%) C#
3 18 (4.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.75%) Python
4 15 (3.75%) R
5 7 (1.75%) Java
6 6 (1.50%) VBA
7 5 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.25%) VB
8 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.75%) COBOL
9 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (13.75%) Degree
2 26 (6.50%) ISEB
3 13 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.50%) PMP
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) CBAP
6 1 (0.25%) APMP
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) HND
6 1 (0.25%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.50%) SAP
3 23 (5.75%) IBM
4 21 (5.25%) Business Objects
5 19 (4.75%) Oracle
5 19 (4.75%) Cognos
6 16 (4.00%) Tableau
7 9 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.00%) Teradata
8 8 (2.00%) Cloudera
9 7 (1.75%) Pega
10 5 (1.25%) Metastorm
10 5 (1.25%) OpenText
10 5 (1.25%) VMware
11 4 (1.00%) Infor
12 3 (0.75%) Informatica
12 3 (0.75%) Sage
13 2 (0.50%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.50%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.50%) Hyperion
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago