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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 62 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 229 258 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.11% 5.09% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 5.24% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 190 229 223
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 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 -37 68 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Warwickshire +30 35 £42,500 - 2
Coventry +14 32 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Solihull +12 23 £43,500 -24.34% 2
Staffordshire -25 22 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Shropshire -12 12 £42,000 -20.00%
West Bromwich 0 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Herefordshire -20 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Walsall +16 4 £37,000 -1.33%
Bilston - 4 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton +8 2 £46,750 -6.50% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 £37,000 -17.77%
Sutton Coldfield +1 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Willenhall - 1 £34,000 -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 218 (42.75%) Business Analysis
2 175 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (34.31%) Finance
3 92 (18.04%) Retail
4 90 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (15.29%) SQL
6 76 (14.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 75 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (11.96%) Project Management
9 57 (11.18%) ISEB
9 57 (11.18%) Waterfall
10 56 (10.98%) User Stories
11 49 (9.61%) Degree
12 48 (9.41%) Workflow
13 47 (9.22%) Use Case
14 46 (9.02%) Scrum
14 46 (9.02%) Oracle
15 45 (8.82%) SAP
15 45 (8.82%) E-Commerce
16 41 (8.04%) ERP
17 40 (7.84%) Wireframes
18 37 (7.25%) User Experience
19 34 (6.67%) Mentoring
20 31 (6.08%) QA
21 30 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
21 30 (5.88%) Legal
21 30 (5.88%) Migration
21 30 (5.88%) MS Visio
21 30 (5.88%) CRM
21 30 (5.88%) Business Transformation

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 9 (1.76%) WebSphere
2 7 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 17 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.55%) MS Office
4 5 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
2 15 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (2.16%) SAP MII
5 8 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.78%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.78%) OpenText Process Suite
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle SCM
8 3 (0.59%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.59%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.39%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.20%) MS Access
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (2.75%) JIRA
2 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.59%) Toad
4 1 (0.20%) Lombardi
General
1 175 (34.31%) Finance
2 92 (18.04%) Retail
3 30 (5.88%) Legal
4 29 (5.69%) Banking
4 29 (5.69%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.14%) Billing
5 16 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.75%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.98%) Marketing
9 4 (0.78%) Law
10 3 (0.59%) Advertising
10 3 (0.59%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.57%) .NET
2 6 (1.18%) CSS
2 6 (1.18%) HTML
2 6 (1.18%) XML
3 5 (0.98%) Web Services
4 4 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.78%) jQuery
5 1 (0.20%) Drools
5 1 (0.20%) EDI
5 1 (0.20%) HTML5
5 1 (0.20%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.25%) User Experience
3 25 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.14%) Fixed Income
6 15 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (2.94%) Smart Meter
7 12 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.57%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.37%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.18%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.18%) NHS
10 6 (1.18%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.78%) Derivative
11 4 (0.78%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.78%) Economics
11 4 (0.78%) EPoS
11 4 (0.78%) iPad
12 2 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.59%) VMS
2 3 (0.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (42.75%) Business Analysis
2 175 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (14.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 61 (11.96%) Project Management
6 57 (11.18%) Waterfall
7 56 (10.98%) User Stories
8 48 (9.41%) Workflow
9 47 (9.22%) Use Case
10 46 (9.02%) Scrum
11 45 (8.82%) E-Commerce
12 41 (8.04%) ERP
13 40 (7.84%) Wireframes
14 34 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 30 (5.88%) Business Transformation
15 30 (5.88%) CRM
15 30 (5.88%) Migration
15 30 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
16 28 (5.49%) Process Improvement
17 27 (5.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.29%) SQL
2 6 (1.18%) C#
3 4 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.59%) Java
5 1 (0.20%) RPG
5 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (11.18%) ISEB
2 49 (9.61%) Degree
3 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.08%) QA
2 9 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 46 (9.02%) Oracle
2 45 (8.82%) SAP
3 21 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.76%) hybris
5 7 (1.37%) Informatica
6 5 (0.98%) Pega
6 5 (0.98%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.78%) OpenText
7 4 (0.78%) Pegasus
8 3 (0.59%) Demandware
8 3 (0.59%) Epicor
8 3 (0.59%) FIS
8 3 (0.59%) Misys
8 3 (0.59%) Sage
8 3 (0.59%) SunGard
9 1 (0.20%) Cognos
9 1 (0.20%) IBM
9 1 (0.20%) ILOG
9 1 (0.20%) Software AG
9 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 17 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus/gym/pension/health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2x life assurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car, Plus other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £36,000 - £45,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Package
Posted: 17 days ago