The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 194 191 194
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 14 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.34% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.36% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5286 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.81% 94.70% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4285 4439 4020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Information Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
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 Information Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Staffordshire - 5 £21,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £48,750 -
Walsall - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +11 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information Analyst in their job title 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 with Information Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (35.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (20.00%) CISSP
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) COBIT
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) Cognos
8 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) CISMP

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information Analyst in their job title 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 with Information Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft