The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 55 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 269 254 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.37% 4.40% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 4.55% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 218 206 241
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -2.27%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +11 100 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Warwickshire -21 26 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Coventry +6 25 £40,500 -26.36% 4
West Bromwich +2 22 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Staffordshire -8 19 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Wolverhampton +8 18 £43,500 +20.83%
Shropshire -15 13 £34,000 -16.04% 1
Solihull +8 12 £46,750 +23.84% 2
Walsall -12 7 £40,000 -1.23%
Herefordshire -6 3 £42,000 - 2
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £27,500 -33.73%
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 216 (36.12%) Finance
2 208 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 193 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 115 (19.23%) Project Management
6 77 (12.88%) Scrum
7 69 (11.54%) Degree
8 67 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
9 62 (10.37%) Use Case
9 62 (10.37%) Retail
10 56 (9.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 53 (8.86%) E-Commerce
12 52 (8.70%) User Stories
13 51 (8.53%) SQL
14 40 (6.69%) Manufacturing
14 40 (6.69%) Translating Business Requirements
14 40 (6.69%) Waterfall
15 38 (6.35%) Microsoft
16 37 (6.19%) SAP
17 35 (5.85%) ERP
18 33 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
19 32 (5.35%) Business Process Mapping
19 32 (5.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 32 (5.35%) Computer Science
20 31 (5.18%) Banking
21 30 (5.02%) Oracle
21 30 (5.02%) User Experience
22 29 (4.85%) Coaching
23 27 (4.52%) Mobile App
23 27 (4.52%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 16 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.67%) CMS
3 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.33%) SAS
3 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.17%) Confluence
4 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (3.68%) MS Office
2 14 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (3.18%) Oracle 11i
2 19 (3.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (2.84%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (1.51%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.00%) Maximo
5 6 (1.00%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.84%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.84%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.50%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.84%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) GitHub
3 2 (0.33%) IaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.67%) Firewall
1 4 (0.67%) HTTP
1 4 (0.67%) LAN
1 4 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (0.67%) Big Data
4 3 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.50%) HAWQ
4 3 (0.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.50%) Neo4j
4 3 (0.50%) Pentaho
5 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.17%) QlikView
6 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Lombardi
2 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.50%) JIRA
2 3 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.17%) LSMW
General
1 216 (36.12%) Finance
2 62 (10.37%) Retail
3 40 (6.69%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.18%) Banking
5 17 (2.84%) Billing
6 11 (1.84%) Marketing
7 9 (1.51%) Automotive
8 8 (1.34%) French Language
9 7 (1.17%) Advertising
10 6 (1.00%) Law
10 6 (1.00%) Military
11 5 (0.84%) Games
11 5 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.84%) Legal
11 5 (0.84%) Local Government
11 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.17%) Front Office
13 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.00%) EDI
2 5 (0.84%) .NET
2 5 (0.84%) HTML
3 4 (0.67%) XML
4 3 (0.50%) Middleware
4 3 (0.50%) Node.js
4 3 (0.50%) Spring XD
5 2 (0.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.33%) COM
5 2 (0.33%) Web Services
6 1 (0.17%) CSS
6 1 (0.17%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.02%) User Experience
4 27 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.84%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.67%) Smart Meter
7 10 (1.67%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.34%) Minimum Viable Product
9 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.00%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.00%) EPoS
11 5 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.84%) FMCG
11 5 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.67%) Chemistry
12 4 (0.67%) Physics
12 4 (0.67%) Statistics
13 3 (0.50%) iPad
13 3 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.50%) Linux
1 3 (0.50%) Unix
1 3 (0.50%) VMS
2 2 (0.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 193 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 115 (19.23%) Project Management
5 77 (12.88%) Scrum
6 62 (10.37%) Use Case
7 56 (9.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 53 (8.86%) E-Commerce
9 52 (8.70%) User Stories
10 40 (6.69%) Translating Business Requirements
10 40 (6.69%) Waterfall
11 35 (5.85%) ERP
12 33 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
13 32 (5.35%) Business Process Mapping
13 32 (5.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 29 (4.85%) Coaching
15 27 (4.52%) Data Modelling
16 26 (4.35%) PRINCE2
16 26 (4.35%) SDLC
17 25 (4.18%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (8.53%) SQL
2 8 (1.34%) Java
3 7 (1.17%) C#
4 6 (1.00%) RPG
5 5 (0.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.50%) Python
7 2 (0.33%) PHP
7 2 (0.33%) Ruby
7 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.17%) C
8 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (11.54%) Degree
2 18 (3.01%) ISEB
3 4 (0.67%) ACCA
3 4 (0.67%) CCNA
3 4 (0.67%) CCNP
3 4 (0.67%) CIMA
3 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.67%) SAP Certification
4 3 (0.50%) GNVQ
4 3 (0.50%) PhD
5 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PMP
6 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.19%) SAP
3 30 (5.02%) Oracle
4 9 (1.51%) Cognos
5 7 (1.17%) ServiceNow
6 5 (0.84%) Sage
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco
7 4 (0.67%) Siebel
7 4 (0.67%) Software AG
7 4 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.50%) BT
8 3 (0.50%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.50%) Greenplum
8 3 (0.50%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.50%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.50%) Talend
9 2 (0.33%) Epicor
9 2 (0.33%) Infor
9 2 (0.33%) JD Edwards
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance + Other benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Herefordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on skills
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, childare vouchers and flexi w
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £30,408 - 47,112 per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35k - 53k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum based on experience & knowledge
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Salary: Salary + Company Car/Allowance, Private Medical & Company Pension
Posted: 27 days ago