The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 96 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 122 101 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.27% 1.81% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.36% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 82 44
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4271 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.66% 76.71% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3609 3120
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,729 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analysis
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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
Birmingham +15 44 £37,500 +36.36% 7
Coventry +14 15 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Staffordshire +3 13 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Warwickshire 0 11 £30,000 -11.76% 1
West Bromwich -4 9 - -
Worcestershire +3 7 £37,500 +3.44%
Solihull +1 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £33,500 - 2
Shropshire 0 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Walsall - 2 £80,000 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 94 (45.85%) SQL
2 65 (31.71%) Finance
3 59 (28.78%) SQL Server
4 44 (21.46%) Degree
5 42 (20.49%) Business Analysis
6 37 (18.05%) MS Excel
7 35 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (17.07%) Oracle
8 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
9 30 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (13.66%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (12.20%) Data Modelling
12 22 (10.73%) XML
12 22 (10.73%) Manufacturing
12 22 (10.73%) Analytics
13 21 (10.24%) CRM
13 21 (10.24%) QA
14 19 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (9.27%) Statistics
14 19 (9.27%) Banking
14 19 (9.27%) UML
14 19 (9.27%) Relational Database
15 18 (8.78%) C#
15 18 (8.78%) HTML
16 17 (8.29%) Retail
16 17 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (8.29%) Economics
16 17 (8.29%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.46%) SAS
3 3 (1.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (18.05%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.29%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Maximo
2 6 (2.93%) SAP CRM
3 5 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (0.49%) ATM
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (13.66%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (9.27%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.29%) Big Data
6 16 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (6.34%) Hadoop
7 13 (6.34%) MS Access
7 13 (6.34%) MySQL
8 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (5.85%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database
10 9 (4.39%) Data Mart
10 9 (4.39%) Data Mining
11 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.44%) QlikView
12 5 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.44%) Toad
3 3 (1.46%) Subversion
3 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.46%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.49%) ERwin
5 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
General
1 65 (31.71%) Finance
2 22 (10.73%) Manufacturing
3 19 (9.27%) Banking
4 17 (8.29%) Retail
5 12 (5.85%) Games
6 11 (5.37%) Investment Banking
7 10 (4.88%) Automotive
7 10 (4.88%) Marketing
8 9 (4.39%) Advertising
9 4 (1.95%) Front Office
9 4 (1.95%) Billing
10 3 (1.46%) Legal
11 2 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 127 (61.95%) Analyst
2 48 (23.41%) Data Analyst
3 47 (22.93%) Developer
4 44 (21.46%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.78%) Analyst Developer
6 16 (7.80%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.83%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.83%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 10 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (4.39%) MI Analyst
9 9 (4.39%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 9 (4.39%) SQL Developer
9 9 (4.39%) IT Business Analyst
9 9 (4.39%) Financial Business Analyst
10 7 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (2.93%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (2.93%) SAP Data Analyst
11 6 (2.93%) Data Scientist
11 6 (2.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.73%) XML
2 18 (8.78%) HTML
3 16 (7.80%) .NET
4 6 (2.93%) Middleware
4 6 (2.93%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.93%) CSS
4 6 (2.93%) jQuery
5 3 (1.46%) WCF
5 3 (1.46%) Silverlight
5 3 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 3 (1.46%) XSD
5 3 (1.46%) HTML5
5 3 (1.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (1.46%) CSS3
6 2 (0.98%) XSLT
7 1 (0.49%) Spring
7 1 (0.49%) Flash
7 1 (0.49%) JSP
7 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Statistics
2 17 (8.29%) Economics
3 11 (5.37%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.39%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.41%) Credit Risk
7 5 (2.44%) CMDB
7 5 (2.44%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.95%) Blog
9 3 (1.46%) NHS
9 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.46%) Social Media
10 2 (0.98%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.90%) UNIX
2 5 (2.44%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) Android
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.49%) Business Analysis
2 35 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 22 (10.73%) Analytics
6 21 (10.24%) CRM
7 19 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (9.27%) UML
8 17 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (7.32%) ETL
10 14 (6.83%) ERP
10 14 (6.83%) Data Management
10 14 (6.83%) Machine Learning
11 13 (6.34%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.85%) Use Case
12 12 (5.85%) Data Analytics
12 12 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.37%) Dimensional Modelling
13 11 (5.37%) Migration
13 11 (5.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.85%) SQL
2 18 (8.78%) C#
3 16 (7.80%) T-SQL
3 16 (7.80%) MATLAB
4 12 (5.85%) VB
4 12 (5.85%) Python
4 12 (5.85%) R
5 10 (4.88%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.41%) VBA
6 7 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.93%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.98%) C
9 2 (0.98%) Java
9 2 (0.98%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) VBScript
10 1 (0.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 44 (21.46%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) ISEB
3 3 (1.46%) PhD
4 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) QA
2 5 (2.44%) COBIT
3 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) SLA
Vendors
1 35 (17.07%) Oracle
2 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.88%) SAP
4 7 (3.41%) Netezza
4 7 (3.41%) Business Objects
4 7 (3.41%) Informatica
5 5 (2.44%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.44%) Cognos
5 5 (2.44%) Tableau
6 3 (1.46%) Teradata
6 3 (1.46%) IBM
7 2 (0.98%) Talend
7 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.98%) VMware
7 2 (0.98%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Trillium
8 1 (0.49%) Siebel
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago