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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 78 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 201 198 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.27% 3.70% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 4.42% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 172 168 214
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,500 £55,000
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
5386 4477 4189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.53% 83.67% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 3755 3477
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -2 75 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Warwickshire 0 35 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Staffordshire +5 24 £42,000 +1.20%
Coventry +3 13 £42,655 -2.50% 4
West Bromwich +7 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Solihull +4 6 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Shropshire -7 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Worcestershire -2 5 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Wolverhampton -6 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Walsall -9 1 £35,000 -34.27% 1
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £35,500 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 183 (41.78%) Finance
2 168 (38.36%) Project Management
3 140 (31.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 101 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (17.12%) Retail
6 65 (14.84%) Degree
7 50 (11.42%) PRINCE2
8 46 (10.50%) Presales
9 43 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (8.90%) Change Management
12 35 (7.99%) SAP
13 34 (7.76%) SQL
14 33 (7.53%) Management Information System
15 32 (7.31%) CRM
15 32 (7.31%) Line Management
16 31 (7.08%) Mentoring
16 31 (7.08%) Risk Analysis
16 31 (7.08%) Microsoft
17 30 (6.85%) E-Commerce
17 30 (6.85%) Business Process Mapping
18 29 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (6.39%) Performance Management
19 28 (6.39%) Mobile App
20 27 (6.16%) Local Government
21 26 (5.94%) User Stories
21 26 (5.94%) Coaching
22 25 (5.71%) Time Management
22 25 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
23 24 (5.48%) Scrum

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 17 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.05%) SAS
3 3 (0.68%) IIS
4 2 (0.46%) CMS
4 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.23%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (4.11%) MS Excel
1 18 (4.11%) MS Office
2 7 (1.60%) MS Project
3 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.28%) SAP CO
1 10 (2.28%) SAP FI
1 10 (2.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (2.28%) SAP PS
2 7 (1.60%) SAP HR
3 6 (1.37%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.14%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.46%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.11%) SaaS
2 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.91%) VoIP
2 3 (0.68%) Internet
3 2 (0.46%) FTP
3 2 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.97%) Data Mining
2 11 (2.51%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.91%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.46%) Big Data
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.23%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.23%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.23%) QlikView
9 1 (0.23%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.14%) LSMW
2 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 183 (41.78%) Finance
2 75 (17.12%) Retail
3 27 (6.16%) Local Government
4 20 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.97%) Banking
6 10 (2.28%) Marketing
7 8 (1.83%) Legal
8 4 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.68%) Automotive
9 3 (0.68%) Billing
9 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (61.19%) Analyst
2 224 (51.14%) Business Analyst
3 66 (15.07%) Consultant
4 46 (10.50%) Project Manager
5 40 (9.13%) IT Manager
6 34 (7.76%) Implementation Consultant
7 33 (7.53%) Senior Analyst
8 29 (6.62%) IT Project Manager
9 28 (6.39%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 28 (6.39%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 28 (6.39%) Senior Business Analyst
10 23 (5.25%) IT Analyst
11 21 (4.79%) Business IT Analyst
11 21 (4.79%) IT Business Analyst
12 20 (4.57%) Graduate
12 20 (4.57%) Service Analyst
13 19 (4.34%) Business Manager
13 19 (4.34%) Software Project Manager
14 17 (3.88%) Financial Business Analyst
14 17 (3.88%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.20%) .NET
2 8 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.60%) Web Services
4 6 (1.37%) XML
5 5 (1.14%) jQuery
6 3 (0.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.68%) CSS
6 3 (0.68%) HTML
6 3 (0.68%) XSLT
7 2 (0.46%) COM
8 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 28 (6.39%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.34%) User Experience
5 16 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.20%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.51%) Chemistry
7 11 (2.51%) FMCG
7 11 (2.51%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.51%) Physics
7 11 (2.51%) Statistics
8 10 (2.28%) e-Learning
9 9 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.05%) VLE
10 5 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.14%) Life Science
11 4 (0.91%) IVR
11 4 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.91%) Social Media
12 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (38.36%) Project Management
2 140 (31.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 101 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (11.42%) PRINCE2
5 46 (10.50%) Presales
6 42 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (8.90%) Change Management
8 32 (7.31%) CRM
8 32 (7.31%) Line Management
9 31 (7.08%) Mentoring
9 31 (7.08%) Risk Analysis
10 30 (6.85%) Business Process Mapping
10 30 (6.85%) E-Commerce
11 29 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (6.39%) Performance Management
13 26 (5.94%) Coaching
13 26 (5.94%) User Stories
14 25 (5.71%) Time Management
14 25 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (5.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.76%) SQL
2 6 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (0.91%) C#
5 3 (0.68%) C
5 3 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.23%) Delphi
6 1 (0.23%) R
6 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (14.84%) Degree
2 24 (5.48%) ISEB
3 5 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.23%) CISA
6 1 (0.23%) ISACA
6 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) P3O
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 35 (7.99%) SAP
2 31 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.83%) Oracle
4 4 (0.91%) Cognos
4 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (0.91%) Siebel
5 3 (0.68%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.46%) OpenText
6 2 (0.46%) Pega
6 2 (0.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.23%) Birst
7 1 (0.23%) hybris
7 1 (0.23%) IFS
7 1 (0.23%) Informatica
7 1 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.23%) Teradata
7 1 (0.23%) Vertica
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 5% matched pension,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Neg plus bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago