Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 569 548 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.99% 14.76% 17.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.45% 15.18% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 468 498 676
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,925 £22,675 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,650 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,887 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.11% -1.64% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,684 3,609 4,324
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.23% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,654 2,907 3,372
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,605
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Birmingham

Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Analyst in Birmingham

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Birmingham

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 206 (36.20%) Finance
2 155 (27.24%) SQL
3 115 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (19.33%) Windows
5 96 (16.87%) Microsoft
6 92 (16.17%) ITIL
7 91 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (13.53%) SQL Server
8 77 (13.53%) Microsoft Excel
9 75 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
10 73 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
11 71 (12.48%) Active Directory
11 71 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (11.78%) Microsoft Office
12 67 (11.78%) Business Analysis
13 58 (10.19%) Banking
14 56 (9.84%) Mathematics
15 49 (8.61%) Windows Server
16 47 (8.26%) Project Management
17 43 (7.56%) Analytics
18 42 (7.38%) Scrum
19 41 (7.21%) Degree
20 40 (7.03%) VMware
20 40 (7.03%) Firewall
21 39 (6.85%) Linux
21 39 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
21 39 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 37 (6.50%) Legal
23 36 (6.33%) PRINCE2
24 35 (6.15%) Data Warehouse

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 33 (5.80%) SAS
3 14 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.05%) IIS
5 6 (1.05%) OpenEdge
6 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.35%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.18%) Moodle
8 1 (0.18%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 77 (13.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (11.78%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.28%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.23%) SPSS
6 6 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (1.05%) Postilion
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics SL
5 2 (0.35%) Misys Equation
5 2 (0.35%) Relativity
5 2 (0.35%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.18%) BPCS
6 1 (0.18%) Concordance
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.99%) Office 365
2 16 (2.81%) SaaS
3 14 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.70%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.35%) IaaS
7 2 (0.35%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.18%) Boomi
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.03%) Firewall
2 28 (4.92%) VoIP
3 27 (4.75%) LAN
3 27 (4.75%) WAN
4 25 (4.39%) SAN
5 24 (4.22%) IPsec
5 24 (4.22%) SSL
6 14 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.28%) DNS
8 12 (2.11%) DHCP
9 9 (1.58%) VPN
10 8 (1.41%) Internet
10 8 (1.41%) SMS
11 5 (0.88%) Wireless
12 4 (0.70%) PBX
12 4 (0.70%) Skype
12 4 (0.70%) VLAN
12 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.18%) Asterisk PBX
13 1 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (2.46%) Power BI
7 12 (2.11%) Big Data
7 12 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.88%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.53%) MySQL
12 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.35%) GIS
13 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.18%) OLAP
13 1 (0.18%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (2.81%) Selenium
2 13 (2.28%) JIRA
3 10 (1.76%) SpecFlow
4 9 (1.58%) Subversion
5 8 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.53%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.18%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.18%) Zephyr
General
1 206 (36.20%) Finance
2 58 (10.19%) Banking
3 37 (6.50%) Legal
4 30 (5.27%) Manufacturing
5 27 (4.75%) Retail
6 18 (3.16%) Retail Banking
7 17 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.64%) Marketing
9 12 (2.11%) International Banking
10 6 (1.05%) Automotive
10 6 (1.05%) Law
11 4 (0.70%) Advertising
11 4 (0.70%) Front Office
12 3 (0.53%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.45%) .NET
2 19 (3.34%) XML
3 13 (2.28%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.76%) HTML
5 8 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 8 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (1.41%) CSS
5 8 (1.41%) jQuery
5 8 (1.41%) Kendo UI
5 8 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (1.41%) Web Services
6 5 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.70%) REST
8 3 (0.53%) SOAP
8 3 (0.53%) WSH
9 2 (0.35%) MDX
9 2 (0.35%) Middleware
10 1 (0.18%) COM
10 1 (0.18%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.75%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.64%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.28%) User Experience
7 9 (1.58%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.23%) Fintech
9 6 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.70%) CMDB
10 4 (0.70%) PKI
11 3 (0.53%) Clustering
11 3 (0.53%) EPoS
11 3 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.53%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.35%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.35%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.35%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 110 (19.33%) Windows
2 49 (8.61%) Windows Server
3 39 (6.85%) Linux
4 27 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (4.04%) Windows 7
6 20 (3.51%) Unix
7 19 (3.34%) Windows 10
8 14 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.35%) Android
11 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Debian
12 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (16.17%) ITIL
2 91 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
5 71 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (11.78%) Business Analysis
7 56 (9.84%) Mathematics
8 47 (8.26%) Project Management
9 43 (7.56%) Analytics
10 42 (7.38%) Scrum
11 39 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 36 (6.33%) PRINCE2
13 34 (5.98%) IT Strategy
13 34 (5.98%) Physics
14 32 (5.62%) CRM
15 31 (5.45%) Data Analysis
15 31 (5.45%) Test Automation
16 27 (4.75%) Data Management
16 27 (4.75%) Process Management
16 27 (4.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 155 (27.24%) SQL
2 31 (5.45%) C#
3 23 (4.04%) T-SQL
4 20 (3.51%) R
5 15 (2.64%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.46%) Python
7 13 (2.28%) VBA
8 12 (2.11%) C
9 10 (1.76%) Java
10 8 (1.41%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.53%) VBScript
13 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.35%) Erlang
13 2 (0.35%) PHP
13 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.18%) C++
14 1 (0.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (7.21%) Degree
2 29 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.57%) ISEB
4 23 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 8 (1.41%) CISSP
9 7 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.23%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (0.70%) CCSP
11 4 (0.70%) CEH
11 4 (0.70%) CISM
11 4 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.70%) IIBA
11 4 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.53%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (5.45%) QA
3 28 (4.92%) COBIT
3 28 (4.92%) SLA
4 18 (3.16%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.05%) PMO
6 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.35%) GDPR
7 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) BS7666
System Software
1 71 (12.48%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.41%) SCCM
2 4 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.53%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.53%) Nessus
4 2 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) Cacti
5 1 (0.18%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.18%) QRadar
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) SELinux
5 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.18%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.03%) VMware
3 21 (3.69%) JD Edwards
4 18 (3.16%) Oracle
5 16 (2.81%) SAP
6 15 (2.64%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.28%) Cisco
8 11 (1.93%) Tableau
9 9 (1.58%) Apple
9 9 (1.58%) Capita
10 8 (1.41%) Citrix
11 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.05%) Adobe
12 6 (1.05%) Google
13 5 (0.88%) MobileIron
14 4 (0.70%) Sage
14 4 (0.70%) Splunk
14 4 (0.70%) Symantec
14 4 (0.70%) Twitter
15 3 (0.53%) Dell