The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 194 204 203
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 24 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Lead 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
5346 5166 4648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.50% 95.09% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4398 3964
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Business Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 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 +13 13 £50,000 +2.56%
Coventry - 7 £44,250 -
Solihull - 2 £44,500 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 30 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 27 (75.00%) Finance
3 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (30.56%) Degree
6 10 (27.78%) Credit Risk
6 10 (27.78%) Quality Management
6 10 (27.78%) MS Office
7 9 (25.00%) QA
8 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.22%) Project Management
8 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) ERwin
9 7 (19.44%) Toad
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Derivative
9 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (13.89%) Content Management
11 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
12 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.11%) Coaching
12 4 (11.11%) Economics
13 3 (8.33%) Use Case
13 3 (8.33%) Line Management
13 3 (8.33%) Document Management
13 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (8.33%) Front Office
14 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Documentum
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) ERwin
1 7 (19.44%) Toad
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Front Office
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Credit Risk
3 7 (19.44%) Derivative
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Economics
5 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) Quality Management
4 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Content Management
7 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Use Case
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Document Management
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
9 2 (5.56%) User Stories
10 1 (2.78%) Logistics
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.78%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle