The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 199 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 8
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,460 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -9.50%
IT Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5455 5155 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.48% 94.47% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4560 4367 4308
Average salary £39,100 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,450 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
Warwickshire -17 5 £43,500 +13.10%
Birmingham -19 4 £47,000 -1.05%
Coventry -8 3 £42,500 +10.38%
Walsall - 3 £41,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £37,375 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
IT Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (26.32%) CRM
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) SDLC
5 8 (21.05%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 7 (18.42%) ERP
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.53%) Infor
9 4 (10.53%) Infor M3
9 4 (10.53%) Movex
10 3 (7.89%) Workflow
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
10 3 (7.89%) Pegasus
10 3 (7.89%) ISEB
10 3 (7.89%) ETL
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Business Development
10 3 (7.89%) Retail
11 2 (5.26%) CMS
11 2 (5.26%) Degree
11 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) Use Case
11 2 (5.26%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Movex
1 4 (10.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) XML
1 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (26.32%) CRM
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) SDLC
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) ERP
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) Business Development
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
7 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) UML
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Infor
2 3 (7.89%) Pegasus
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft