The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics 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 Analytics over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 210 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.072% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.094% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -44.73%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%
Business Analytics
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
4123 4262 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.74% 77.21% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3411 3612 3083
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analytics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Analytics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
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 Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analytics
England

Business Analytics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 2 (66.67%) DataFlux
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) DataFlux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle