The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 177 195 191
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 20 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.15% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,460 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,150 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Business Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IT Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +14 16 £47,500 +11.76%
Warwickshire +10 3 £38,460 -14.53%
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Business Analysis
2 21 (63.64%) Finance
3 20 (60.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (57.58%) Banking
5 16 (48.48%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Investment Banking
6 12 (36.36%) ISEB
7 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 10 (30.30%) Use Case
9 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (27.27%) BPMN
9 9 (27.27%) Reference Data
9 9 (27.27%) QA
9 9 (27.27%) User Stories
9 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) Oracle
9 9 (27.27%) UML
10 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
11 4 (12.12%) Project Management
11 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 2 (6.06%) SQL
13 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
13 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
13 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
13 2 (6.06%) Toad
13 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (6.06%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 12 (36.36%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.06%) International Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Business Analysis
2 20 (60.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Use Case
5 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (27.27%) BPMN
5 9 (27.27%) User Stories
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) UML
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.03%) Logistics
9 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) IIBA
3 1 (3.03%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Business Objects