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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 50 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 288 222 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.64% 4.17% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 4.30% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 243 200 249
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
5971 5160 4832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4375 4040
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
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 3 May 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 3 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 +1 103 £42,500 +1.19% 13
Staffordshire +34 44 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Warwickshire -20 36 £45,000 +1.12% 4
Shropshire +3 22 £35,750 -19.43% 1
West Bromwich - 12 £55,000 -
Coventry -4 10 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Solihull +8 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Herefordshire +9 8 £35,500 +36.53%
Wolverhampton +5 7 £43,500 +16.00%
Worcestershire -7 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Walsall -11 3 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 225 (36.29%) Business Analysis
2 221 (35.65%) Finance
3 193 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (18.23%) Project Management
6 90 (14.52%) Scrum
7 72 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
8 62 (10.00%) Retail
9 61 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 60 (9.68%) Degree
11 57 (9.19%) User Stories
12 52 (8.39%) Use Case
13 46 (7.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 46 (7.42%) SQL
14 44 (7.10%) SAP
15 43 (6.94%) Translating Business Requirements
15 43 (6.94%) Microsoft
16 42 (6.77%) Manufacturing
17 40 (6.45%) CRM
18 34 (5.48%) Business Process Mapping
19 31 (5.00%) Mobile App
19 31 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 31 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
20 30 (4.84%) Analytics
21 29 (4.68%) Coaching
21 29 (4.68%) User Experience
22 28 (4.52%) GAP Analysis
23 27 (4.35%) Change Management
23 27 (4.35%) Banking
24 26 (4.19%) Waterfall

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 23 (3.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.29%) Node.js
3 4 (0.65%) CMS
3 4 (0.65%) SAS
4 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (2.42%) MS Office
2 13 (2.10%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (2.58%) Oracle 11i
2 16 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (1.77%) SAP MM
6 10 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.97%) SAP SCM
8 5 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.65%) Maximo
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.65%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.29%) GitHub
2 3 (0.48%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.13%) Firewall
1 7 (1.13%) LAN
1 7 (1.13%) WAN
2 4 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.29%) Big Data
1 8 (1.29%) MongoDB
1 8 (1.29%) Neo4j
1 8 (1.29%) Pentaho
1 8 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.16%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.32%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) LSMW
3 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 221 (35.65%) Finance
2 62 (10.00%) Retail
3 42 (6.77%) Manufacturing
4 27 (4.35%) Banking
5 20 (3.23%) Billing
6 13 (2.10%) Local Government
7 8 (1.29%) Marketing
8 6 (0.97%) Military
9 5 (0.81%) Automotive
9 5 (0.81%) Games
9 5 (0.81%) Law
9 5 (0.81%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) French Language
10 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.48%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.48%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.77%) .NET
2 10 (1.61%) XML
3 8 (1.29%) EDI
3 8 (1.29%) Middleware
3 8 (1.29%) Spring XD
4 4 (0.65%) HTML
5 3 (0.48%) Web Services
6 2 (0.32%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.68%) User Experience
4 25 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.10%) Minimum Viable Product
7 12 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.77%) Smart Meter
9 9 (1.45%) VLE
10 8 (1.29%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.29%) FMCG
10 8 (1.29%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.97%) EPoS
12 5 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.65%) Chemistry
13 4 (0.65%) Physics
13 4 (0.65%) Statistics
14 3 (0.48%) Credit Risk
15 2 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.29%) Linux
1 8 (1.29%) Unix
2 1 (0.16%) VMS
2 1 (0.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (36.29%) Business Analysis
2 193 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 113 (18.23%) Project Management
5 90 (14.52%) Scrum
6 61 (9.84%) E-Commerce
7 57 (9.19%) User Stories
8 52 (8.39%) Use Case
9 46 (7.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 43 (6.94%) Translating Business Requirements
11 40 (6.45%) CRM
12 34 (5.48%) Business Process Mapping
13 31 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
13 31 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 30 (4.84%) Analytics
15 29 (4.68%) Coaching
16 28 (4.52%) GAP Analysis
17 27 (4.35%) Change Management
18 26 (4.19%) PRINCE2
18 26 (4.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (7.42%) SQL
2 17 (2.74%) C#
3 10 (1.61%) Java
3 10 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.29%) C
4 8 (1.29%) Python
5 5 (0.81%) RPG
6 2 (0.32%) PHP
6 2 (0.32%) Ruby
6 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (9.68%) Degree
2 22 (3.55%) ISEB
3 8 (1.29%) PhD
4 7 (1.13%) CCNA
4 7 (1.13%) CCNP
4 7 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.65%) ACCA
6 4 (0.65%) CIMA
6 4 (0.65%) GNVQ
6 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.65%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PMP
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) Basel II
2 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (7.10%) SAP
2 43 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.55%) Oracle
4 9 (1.45%) Cognos
5 8 (1.29%) Cloudera
5 8 (1.29%) Greenplum
5 8 (1.29%) Hortonworks
5 8 (1.29%) MuleSoft
5 8 (1.29%) Talend
6 7 (1.13%) Cisco
7 4 (0.65%) Pegasus
7 4 (0.65%) Siebel
8 3 (0.48%) Sage
9 2 (0.32%) Infor
9 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) Teradata
10 1 (0.16%) hybris
10 1 (0.16%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago