The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Intelligence Analyst role 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 Intelligence Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 147 177 186
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 55 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.69% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 17
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Intelligence Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Intelligence Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Business Intelligence Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
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 Intelligence Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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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
Warwickshire +26 18 £38,000 +16.92%
Staffordshire -10 10 £40,000 +23.07%
Coventry +4 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Birmingham -9 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
Walsall - 2 £41,500 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (65.06%) SQL
3 52 (62.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (59.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (55.42%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (50.60%) SQL Server
7 39 (46.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (39.76%) MS Excel
8 33 (39.76%) ETL
9 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
10 28 (33.73%) OLAP
11 23 (27.71%) Cognos
12 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (22.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 18 (21.69%) Business Objects
15 17 (20.48%) T-SQL
16 16 (19.28%) Cognos Report Studio
17 15 (18.07%) Analytics
17 15 (18.07%) IBM InfoSphere
17 15 (18.07%) Netezza
18 14 (16.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 14 (16.87%) Cognos Query Studio
18 14 (16.87%) Cognos Analysis Studio
19 13 (15.66%) Oracle
20 12 (14.46%) Retail
20 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
21 11 (13.25%) VBA
21 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
22 10 (12.05%) Google

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.02%) SAP Portal
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.61%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (39.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) FastStats
3 8 (9.64%) MS Office
4 3 (3.61%) PowerPivot
4 3 (3.61%) SPSS
5 2 (2.41%) Stata
6 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (6.02%) SAP R/3
3 4 (4.82%) Summit
3 4 (4.82%) Line 500
3 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.41%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Intranet
1 9 (10.84%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) ATM
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (62.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 49 (59.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (55.42%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (50.60%) SQL Server
5 39 (46.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (33.73%) OLAP
7 19 (22.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 16 (19.28%) Cognos Report Studio
9 15 (18.07%) IBM InfoSphere
10 14 (16.87%) Cognos Query Studio
10 14 (16.87%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (12.05%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (10.84%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
15 8 (9.64%) ProClarity
16 6 (7.23%) SAP BW
16 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (14.46%) Retail
2 10 (12.05%) Marketing
3 9 (10.84%) Finance
4 4 (4.82%) Billing
5 3 (3.61%) Law
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) MDX
2 9 (10.84%) .NET
3 8 (9.64%) XML
4 4 (4.82%) HTML
4 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Data Extraction
1 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.41%) Economics
2 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.41%) Statistics
2 2 (2.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) UNIX
1 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (39.76%) ETL
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.07%) Analytics
5 9 (10.84%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.64%) Logistics
7 7 (8.43%) ITIL
8 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.02%) Change Data Capture
9 5 (6.02%) Scrum
10 4 (4.82%) CRM
10 4 (4.82%) Multidimensional Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Quality Management
10 4 (4.82%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Workflow
10 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.06%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) T-SQL
3 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
3 11 (13.25%) VBA
4 5 (6.02%) ABAP
5 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) MCAD
1 4 (4.82%) MCSD
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) Cognos
3 18 (21.69%) Business Objects
4 15 (18.07%) Netezza
5 13 (15.66%) Oracle
6 10 (12.05%) Google
7 9 (10.84%) IBM
8 6 (7.23%) SAP
9 5 (6.02%) Apple
10 4 (4.82%) Sage
10 4 (4.82%) Logi Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) RedPrairie
11 2 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (2.41%) Omniture
11 2 (2.41%) DoubleClick
12 1 (1.20%) Sun