The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analytics 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 Analytics over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 202 207 191
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% -38.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -15.29%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3993 4261 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.87% 76.73% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3599 3169
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the West Midlands region.

Data Analytics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analytics
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 Analytics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +1 1 £58,500 +30.00% 1
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 18 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (66.67%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 12 (66.67%) Games
2 12 (66.67%) Statistics
2 12 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 12 (66.67%) R
2 12 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 12 (66.67%) Big Data
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.56%) SAS
6 1 (5.56%) Finance
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
1 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 12 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Modelling Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 12 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
1 12 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 12 (66.67%) R
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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