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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 130 118 142
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 86 90 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.61% 1.75% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.17% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 56
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,050 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
4351 4152 3904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.27% 80.83% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3451 3288
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 May 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 7 May 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 -14 22 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Coventry -7 19 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Warwickshire -17 18 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Staffordshire +4 10 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Solihull +3 9 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton +15 5 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Walsall +7 5 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £33,000 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 70 (36.27%) SQL
2 56 (29.02%) Finance
3 52 (26.94%) SQL Server
4 45 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (21.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (18.65%) Degree
8 34 (17.62%) T-SQL
9 33 (17.10%) MS Excel
10 31 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (15.54%) Microsoft
12 22 (11.40%) Project Management
12 22 (11.40%) Data Modelling
12 22 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (11.40%) Analytics
13 21 (10.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
15 19 (9.84%) Marketing
15 19 (9.84%) Workflow
15 19 (9.84%) Oracle
15 19 (9.84%) ITIL
15 19 (9.84%) PRINCE2
16 18 (9.33%) Billing
16 18 (9.33%) Tableau
17 17 (8.81%) SLA
18 16 (8.29%) CRM
19 15 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (7.77%) Data Management
19 15 (7.77%) QlikView
19 15 (7.77%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (6.74%) SAS
2 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.04%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.22%) MS Office
3 7 (3.63%) MS Project
4 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.11%) Simulink
5 3 (1.55%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.11%) assyst
3 2 (1.04%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.94%) SQL Server
2 42 (21.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (10.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
6 15 (7.77%) QlikView
6 15 (7.77%) Big Data
7 12 (6.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (4.15%) Hadoop
10 8 (4.15%) Apache Hive
11 7 (3.63%) Data Mining
12 6 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 5 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.55%) SAP BW
14 3 (1.55%) OLAP
15 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.04%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 19 (9.84%) Marketing
3 18 (9.33%) Billing
4 14 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.18%) Advertising
6 6 (3.11%) Electronics
6 6 (3.11%) Retail
7 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.59%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (44.56%) Analyst
2 40 (20.73%) Business Analyst
3 23 (11.92%) Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Data Analyst
5 13 (6.74%) Data Scientist
6 12 (6.22%) Problem Manager
7 11 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (5.70%) Market Analyst
8 10 (5.18%) Administrator
9 8 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.63%) Report Writer
10 7 (3.63%) Tester
11 6 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Architect
11 6 (3.11%) Electronics Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) CRM Analyst
12 5 (2.59%) Project Manager
13 4 (2.07%) DBA
13 4 (2.07%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) .NET
2 3 (1.55%) Flash
3 2 (1.04%) XML
3 2 (1.04%) Spring
4 1 (0.52%) WinForms
4 1 (0.52%) jQuery
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.52%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) Web Services
4 1 (0.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.70%) Economics
2 11 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.15%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.63%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.11%) Statistics
5 6 (3.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (3.11%) VHDL
5 6 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.59%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.59%) Life Science
7 4 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.04%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.04%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.04%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
2 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (11.40%) Project Management
2 22 (11.40%) Data Modelling
2 22 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (11.40%) Analytics
3 19 (9.84%) Workflow
3 19 (9.84%) ITIL
3 19 (9.84%) PRINCE2
4 16 (8.29%) CRM
5 15 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (7.77%) Data Management
6 12 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (6.22%) Problem Management
6 12 (6.22%) Software Testing
7 11 (5.70%) Test Scripting
7 11 (5.70%) Change Management
7 11 (5.70%) Data Analytics
8 10 (5.18%) Regression Testing
8 10 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (5.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.27%) SQL
2 34 (17.62%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.74%) MATLAB
4 11 (5.70%) PL/SQL
4 11 (5.70%) R
5 8 (4.15%) C++
6 7 (3.63%) VBA
7 5 (2.59%) VB
8 4 (2.07%) C#
9 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.55%) Java
10 2 (1.04%) C
11 1 (0.52%) VB6
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (18.65%) Degree
2 14 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.11%) Chartered Engineer
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 17 (8.81%) SLA
2 6 (3.11%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.52%) vSphere
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.52%) XenApp
1 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.84%) Oracle
3 18 (9.33%) Tableau
4 12 (6.22%) SAP
5 5 (2.59%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.07%) Cognos
7 3 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.04%) Software AG
8 2 (1.04%) webMethods
9 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.52%) Talend
9 1 (0.52%) Omniture
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) Pega
9 1 (0.52%) Sybase
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) Siebel
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