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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 112 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 102 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.00% 1.39% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.73% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 84 50 49
Average salary £37,500 £38,765 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
4108 3295 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.13% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 2623 3040
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 £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 38 £37,500 - 7
Coventry -9 20 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Solihull +9 16 £37,500 -3.26%
Staffordshire -8 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Warwickshire -5 8 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Wolverhampton - 8 £36,250 - 2
Walsall +3 5 £37,500 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 91 (42.92%) SQL
2 67 (31.60%) SQL Server
3 52 (24.53%) Finance
4 51 (24.06%) MS Excel
5 49 (23.11%) Degree
6 48 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (22.17%) Microsoft
8 45 (21.23%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (14.62%) Project Management
11 29 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (11.79%) T-SQL
14 23 (10.85%) ITIL
14 23 (10.85%) Data Modelling
15 21 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2
16 20 (9.43%) MS Office
17 19 (8.96%) SLA
17 19 (8.96%) Data Management
17 19 (8.96%) Relational Database
18 18 (8.49%) Economics
18 18 (8.49%) CRM
19 16 (7.55%) Advertising
20 15 (7.08%) Software Engineering
21 14 (6.60%) Problem Management
21 14 (6.60%) Marketing
21 14 (6.60%) SAS
21 14 (6.60%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (6.60%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (24.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.43%) MS Office
3 10 (4.72%) Simulink
4 8 (3.77%) MS Project
5 7 (3.30%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.25%) assyst
3 2 (0.94%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (31.60%) SQL Server
2 48 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (8.96%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.66%) Big Data
8 10 (4.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (3.77%) Data Mining
9 8 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.77%) MS Access
9 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.83%) QlikView
11 6 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.42%) Base SAS
14 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.94%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 52 (24.53%) Finance
2 16 (7.55%) Advertising
3 14 (6.60%) Marketing
4 10 (4.72%) Electronics
5 8 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.83%) Retail
7 5 (2.36%) Banking
8 4 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.89%) Billing
9 3 (1.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (51.42%) Analyst
2 36 (16.98%) Business Analyst
3 29 (13.68%) Developer
4 28 (13.21%) Data Analyst
5 17 (8.02%) MI Analyst
6 15 (7.08%) Market Analyst
7 13 (6.13%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (6.13%) Administrator
8 12 (5.66%) Problem Manager
9 10 (4.72%) Electronics Engineer
9 10 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.72%) Data Scientist
10 9 (4.25%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (3.30%) SQL DBA
11 7 (3.30%) DBA
11 7 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (2.83%) Consultant
12 6 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.83%) Report Writer
13 5 (2.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) .NET
2 5 (2.36%) Flash
3 1 (0.47%) WinForms
3 1 (0.47%) Spring
3 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.47%) COM
3 1 (0.47%) XML
3 1 (0.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.49%) Economics
3 10 (4.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (4.72%) VHDL
3 10 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (4.72%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.77%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.30%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.36%) Statistics
7 4 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.89%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.42%) Life Science
8 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.36%) UNIX
2 4 (1.89%) Linux
3 2 (0.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (14.62%) Project Management
3 23 (10.85%) Data Modelling
3 23 (10.85%) ITIL
4 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2
4 20 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (8.96%) Data Management
6 18 (8.49%) CRM
7 15 (7.08%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.60%) Problem Management
8 14 (6.60%) Analytics
9 13 (6.13%) Line Management
9 13 (6.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.19%) ETL
11 11 (5.19%) Migration
11 11 (5.19%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (4.72%) Embedded Software Development
12 10 (4.72%) Data Analytics
12 10 (4.72%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 91 (42.92%) SQL
2 25 (11.79%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.13%) MATLAB
4 12 (5.66%) C++
5 10 (4.72%) R
6 7 (3.30%) VB
7 5 (2.36%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.36%) VBA
7 5 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.42%) C#
9 2 (0.94%) C
9 2 (0.94%) Java
9 2 (0.94%) VB6
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (23.11%) Degree
2 14 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (4.72%) Chartered Engineer
4 4 (1.89%) VCP4
5 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.96%) SLA
2 10 (4.72%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.47%) XenApp
1 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.47%) vSphere
1 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) SCCM
1 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.72%) Tableau
3 8 (3.77%) Oracle
4 4 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos
5 1 (0.47%) Sybase
5 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.47%) Talend
5 1 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (0.47%) Citrix
5 1 (0.47%) Software AG
5 1 (0.47%) Informatica
5 1 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.47%) Siemens
5 1 (0.47%) webMethods
5 1 (0.47%) Remedy
5 1 (0.47%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.47%) Omniture
5 1 (0.47%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HSBC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HSBC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago