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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 132 136 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 83 61 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.60% 1.34% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.65% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 47
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,750 £28,612
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
4174 3688 3779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.33% 81.14% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3013 3185
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 +1 34 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Warwickshire -7 13 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Solihull +5 12 £37,500 -3.26%
Coventry -15 11 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Staffordshire -10 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wolverhampton +7 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Walsall - 5 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £33,000 - 2
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 73 (38.22%) SQL
2 56 (29.32%) SQL Server
3 54 (28.27%) Finance
4 45 (23.56%) Degree
5 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (22.51%) MS Excel
6 38 (19.90%) Microsoft
7 37 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (14.66%) T-SQL
10 26 (13.61%) Project Management
11 25 (13.09%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (12.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (11.52%) PRINCE2
14 21 (10.99%) ITIL
14 21 (10.99%) Data Modelling
15 20 (10.47%) SLA
16 19 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (9.95%) Relational Database
17 17 (8.90%) Economics
18 16 (8.38%) Analytics
19 15 (7.85%) Marketing
19 15 (7.85%) Problem Management
19 15 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
20 14 (7.33%) CRM
20 14 (7.33%) MS Office
20 14 (7.33%) Advertising
20 14 (7.33%) Data Management
20 14 (7.33%) Root Cause Analysis
20 14 (7.33%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 11 (5.76%) SAS
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (22.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.33%) MS Office
3 9 (4.71%) MS Project
4 7 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.66%) Simulink
5 3 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (6.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.19%) assyst
3 2 (1.05%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.32%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (13.09%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (12.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (9.95%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.33%) Big Data
7 13 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (4.71%) QlikView
10 8 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.66%) Data Mining
12 6 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.62%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (2.09%) MS Access
15 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 54 (28.27%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Marketing
3 14 (7.33%) Advertising
4 9 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.19%) Billing
6 7 (3.66%) Electronics
7 5 (2.62%) Banking
7 5 (2.62%) Retail
8 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.57%) Legal
10 2 (1.05%) Back Office
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (47.64%) Analyst
2 33 (17.28%) Business Analyst
3 23 (12.04%) Data Analyst
4 22 (11.52%) Developer
5 15 (7.85%) Market Analyst
6 13 (6.81%) Problem Manager
6 13 (6.81%) Data Scientist
7 12 (6.28%) MI Analyst
8 11 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.76%) Administrator
9 8 (4.19%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (3.66%) Electronics Engineer
10 7 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.14%) Report Writer
11 6 (3.14%) CRM Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (2.62%) SQL DBA
12 5 (2.62%) DBA
12 5 (2.62%) Consultant
12 5 (2.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.19%) .NET
2 4 (2.09%) Flash
3 1 (0.52%) WinForms
3 1 (0.52%) Spring
3 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.52%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.90%) Economics
3 8 (4.19%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.19%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.66%) VHDL
5 6 (3.14%) Statistics
6 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.62%) Life Science
7 4 (2.09%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.05%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.05%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Linux
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
2 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (13.61%) Project Management
3 22 (11.52%) PRINCE2
4 21 (10.99%) Data Modelling
4 21 (10.99%) ITIL
5 19 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.38%) Analytics
7 15 (7.85%) Problem Management
8 14 (7.33%) Data Management
8 14 (7.33%) CRM
8 14 (7.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.28%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (5.76%) Change Management
10 11 (5.76%) Data Analytics
11 10 (5.24%) Line Management
11 10 (5.24%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.71%) Workflow
12 9 (4.71%) Service Management
13 8 (4.19%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.22%) SQL
2 28 (14.66%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.81%) MATLAB
4 12 (6.28%) R
5 9 (4.71%) C++
6 7 (3.66%) VB
7 5 (2.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.09%) VBA
8 4 (2.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.57%) C#
10 2 (1.05%) C
10 2 (1.05%) Java
10 2 (1.05%) VB6
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (23.56%) Degree
2 15 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (3.66%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.52%) ACCA
4 1 (0.52%) CISA
4 1 (0.52%) CISSP
4 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.47%) SLA
2 9 (4.71%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.52%) XenApp
1 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.52%) vSphere
1 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
1 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.81%) Tableau
3 11 (5.76%) Oracle
4 5 (2.62%) SAP
5 1 (0.52%) Cognos
5 1 (0.52%) IBM
5 1 (0.52%) Sybase
5 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.52%) Talend
5 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (0.52%) Citrix
5 1 (0.52%) Software AG
5 1 (0.52%) Informatica
5 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.52%) Siemens
5 1 (0.52%) webMethods
5 1 (0.52%) Remedy
5 1 (0.52%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.52%) Omniture
5 1 (0.52%) Google
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