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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 102 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 116 102 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.12% 2.05% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.63% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 73 75
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,936 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
4533 3872 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.76% 77.75% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3227 3139
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Birmingham -18 34 £34,750 -6.08% 2
Coventry +9 27 £36,000 +20.00% 2
Staffordshire +17 23 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Wolverhampton - 12 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire -5 10 £52,500 +50.00%
Solihull -3 8 £37,500 +1.67% 3
Walsall -2 1 £37,500 - 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 114 (49.35%) SQL
2 86 (37.23%) SQL Server
3 60 (25.97%) Finance
4 58 (25.11%) MS Excel
5 56 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (24.24%) Degree
6 52 (22.51%) Microsoft
7 49 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (13.42%) Data Modelling
12 25 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (10.39%) T-SQL
13 24 (10.39%) Project Management
13 24 (10.39%) Line Management
14 22 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (8.66%) Economics
16 19 (8.23%) Data Management
16 19 (8.23%) Migration
16 19 (8.23%) Advertising
17 18 (7.79%) Oracle
17 18 (7.79%) Relational Database
18 17 (7.36%) Data Migration
19 16 (6.93%) ETL
20 15 (6.49%) MS Office
20 15 (6.49%) Retail
20 15 (6.49%) Software Engineering
21 14 (6.06%) XML
21 14 (6.06%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (5.63%) SAS
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (0.87%) IIS
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 58 (25.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.49%) MS Office
3 11 (4.76%) Simulink
4 7 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.87%) SPSS
5 2 (0.87%) MS Project
6 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) assyst
2 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Maximo
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) ATM
1 1 (0.43%) SAN
1 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 49 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.76%) MS Access
8 10 (4.33%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle Database
10 8 (3.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 8 (3.46%) Big Data
11 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (2.16%) Data Mart
13 4 (1.73%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (1.30%) Base SAS
14 3 (1.30%) QlikView
14 3 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.73%) Toad
2 3 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.87%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 60 (25.97%) Finance
2 19 (8.23%) Advertising
3 15 (6.49%) Retail
4 11 (4.76%) Electronics
5 10 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.33%) Marketing
6 4 (1.73%) Banking
6 4 (1.73%) Legal
7 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (54.98%) Analyst
2 46 (19.91%) Developer
3 41 (17.75%) Business Analyst
4 33 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 25 (10.82%) MI Analyst
6 16 (6.93%) Analyst Developer
7 15 (6.49%) Market Analyst
8 12 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
9 11 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Administrator
11 9 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.90%) DBA
11 9 (3.90%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.90%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
13 6 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (2.60%) Consultant
13 6 (2.60%) Problem Manager
13 6 (2.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.06%) XML
2 11 (4.76%) .NET
3 6 (2.60%) HTML
3 6 (2.60%) XSLT
4 5 (2.16%) Flash
4 5 (2.16%) Web Services
4 5 (2.16%) XSD
5 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.30%) jQuery
5 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.30%) CSS
6 2 (0.87%) HTML5
6 2 (0.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.87%) CSS3
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (0.87%) WCF
7 1 (0.43%) WinForms
7 1 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.66%) Economics
3 12 (5.19%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.33%) Data Integration
6 8 (3.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.46%) VHDL
7 7 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.30%) Statistics
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
10 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.46%) UNIX
2 4 (1.73%) Linux
3 2 (0.87%) Windows
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (13.42%) Data Modelling
3 25 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.39%) Project Management
4 24 (10.39%) Line Management
5 19 (8.23%) Migration
5 19 (8.23%) Data Management
6 17 (7.36%) Data Migration
7 16 (6.93%) ETL
8 15 (6.49%) Software Engineering
9 14 (6.06%) Analytics
10 13 (5.63%) ITIL
11 12 (5.19%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.19%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
12 11 (4.76%) Signal Processing
12 11 (4.76%) CRM
13 10 (4.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (49.35%) SQL
2 24 (10.39%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.76%) MATLAB
4 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.46%) C++
5 7 (3.03%) VB
5 7 (3.03%) VBA
6 6 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.60%) R
6 6 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.73%) C#
8 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.87%) C
9 2 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (24.24%) Degree
2 11 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
3 7 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.33%) SLA
1 10 (4.33%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.79%) Oracle
3 11 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.16%) Cognos
5 4 (1.73%) Tableau
6 3 (1.30%) Talend
6 3 (1.30%) Teradata
6 3 (1.30%) SAP
6 3 (1.30%) Informatica
7 2 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.43%) Siemens
8 1 (0.43%) Remedy
8 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) Google
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford
Networx Recruitment
Salary: c£40,000 package (to include pension)
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
HMRC
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
HMRC
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Posted: 22 days ago
Solihull
Convergence Group
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Solihull
Convergence Group
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 26 days ago