The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 109 105 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 106 85 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 1.90% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.39% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,976 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
Data Analysis
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
4139 3555 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 79.32% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3579 2897 3061
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Birmingham -1 41 £37,500 -13.79% 5
Coventry +6 22 £33,000 +10.00% 2
Solihull +9 14 £37,500 -3.26%
Wolverhampton - 12 £35,000 - 4
Staffordshire +1 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Warwickshire -6 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Walsall 0 3 £37,500 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 109 (47.81%) SQL
2 83 (36.40%) SQL Server
3 56 (24.56%) Finance
4 55 (24.12%) MS Excel
5 52 (22.81%) Degree
6 51 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (21.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (21.49%) Microsoft
9 44 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (12.72%) Project Management
13 27 (11.84%) Data Modelling
14 25 (10.96%) T-SQL
15 23 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (9.21%) MS Office
16 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
17 19 (8.33%) ITIL
17 19 (8.33%) Migration
18 18 (7.89%) Data Management
19 17 (7.46%) Software Engineering
19 17 (7.46%) Economics
19 17 (7.46%) Advertising
19 17 (7.46%) Line Management
20 16 (7.02%) Oracle
20 16 (7.02%) Data Migration
20 16 (7.02%) Analytics
21 15 (6.58%) PRINCE2
21 15 (6.58%) CRM

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.70%) SAS
2 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 55 (24.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.21%) MS Office
3 12 (5.26%) Simulink
4 6 (2.63%) MS Project
5 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.95%) assyst
2 6 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) Maximo
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (36.40%) SQL Server
2 50 (21.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 10 (4.39%) MS Access
8 8 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.51%) Big Data
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.63%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.19%) QlikView
11 4 (1.75%) Data Mart
11 4 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (1.32%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.32%) Toad
3 2 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.44%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (24.56%) Finance
2 17 (7.46%) Advertising
3 12 (5.26%) Electronics
4 10 (4.39%) Marketing
5 9 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.07%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.75%) Banking
7 4 (1.75%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (51.75%) Analyst
2 41 (17.98%) Business Analyst
3 36 (15.79%) Developer
4 28 (12.28%) Data Analyst
5 20 (8.77%) MI Analyst
6 14 (6.14%) Administrator
7 13 (5.70%) Market Analyst
8 12 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
8 12 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (4.82%) Problem Manager
10 10 (4.39%) Analyst Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.95%) DBA
11 9 (3.95%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.07%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.07%) Systems Analyst
13 6 (2.63%) Consultant
13 6 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (2.63%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.39%) .NET
2 9 (3.95%) XML
3 6 (2.63%) XSLT
3 6 (2.63%) Flash
4 5 (2.19%) Web Services
5 3 (1.32%) XSD
6 2 (0.88%) HTML
7 1 (0.44%) WinForms
7 1 (0.44%) Spring
7 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.46%) Economics
3 12 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.95%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (3.95%) VHDL
4 9 (3.95%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.88%) Statistics
8 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.88%) Life Science
9 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.19%) UNIX
2 4 (1.75%) Linux
3 2 (0.88%) Windows
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (12.72%) Project Management
3 27 (11.84%) Data Modelling
4 23 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (8.33%) Migration
5 19 (8.33%) ITIL
6 18 (7.89%) Data Management
7 17 (7.46%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.46%) Line Management
8 16 (7.02%) Data Migration
8 16 (7.02%) Analytics
9 15 (6.58%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.58%) CRM
10 13 (5.70%) ETL
10 13 (5.70%) Problem Management
11 12 (5.26%) Signal Processing
12 11 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.39%) Statistical Analysis
13 10 (4.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 109 (47.81%) SQL
2 25 (10.96%) T-SQL
3 12 (5.26%) MATLAB
4 10 (4.39%) C++
5 8 (3.51%) VB
6 6 (2.63%) R
7 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.19%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.19%) VBA
7 5 (2.19%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.88%) C#
8 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.88%) VB6
9 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (22.81%) Degree
2 13 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.58%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.44%) XenApp
1 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.44%) vSphere
1 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.02%) Oracle
3 8 (3.51%) Tableau
4 7 (3.07%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.75%) SAP
6 3 (1.32%) Cognos
7 2 (0.88%) Informatica
7 2 (0.88%) Talend
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) Siemens
8 1 (0.44%) Remedy
8 1 (0.44%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Google
8 1 (0.44%) Sybase
Coventry
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Significant Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Extensive Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton
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Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
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Wolverhampton
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