Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 542 546 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.68% 14.22% 16.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.14% 14.74% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 448 488 650
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,475
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,000 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,335 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% +0.96% -2.78%

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 3,833 3,705 4,612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.46% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,790 3,097 3,464
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 188 (34.69%) Finance
2 126 (23.25%) SQL
3 111 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
4 101 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (17.90%) ITIL
5 97 (17.90%) Windows
6 93 (17.16%) Microsoft
7 77 (14.21%) SQL Server
8 75 (13.84%) Microsoft Excel
9 70 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
10 68 (12.55%) Active Directory
11 67 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 64 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
13 61 (11.25%) Business Analysis
14 58 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
15 57 (10.52%) Scrum
16 53 (9.78%) Mathematics
17 50 (9.23%) Banking
18 49 (9.04%) Project Management
19 47 (8.67%) Windows Server
20 44 (8.12%) Degree
21 43 (7.93%) Firewall
22 41 (7.56%) VMware
23 38 (7.01%) Physics
23 38 (7.01%) Computer Science
23 38 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
23 38 (7.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 37 (6.83%) Test Automation
25 36 (6.64%) PRINCE2
25 36 (6.64%) Analytics

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 (6.46%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.43%) SAS
3 14 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.92%) OpenEdge
5 4 (0.74%) IIS
6 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.18%) Apache
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Moodle
8 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 75 (13.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 64 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (3.87%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.11%) SPSS
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics SL
3 2 (0.37%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.37%) Misys Equation
3 2 (0.37%) Postilion
3 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.18%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.18%) Relativity
4 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.21%) Office 365
2 12 (2.21%) SaaS
3 6 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.37%) IaaS
6 2 (0.37%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.93%) Firewall
2 27 (4.98%) SAN
2 27 (4.98%) VoIP
3 26 (4.80%) LAN
3 26 (4.80%) WAN
4 25 (4.61%) IPsec
4 25 (4.61%) SSL
5 12 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.48%) DHCP
6 8 (1.48%) DNS
6 8 (1.48%) SMS
7 7 (1.29%) Internet
8 6 (1.11%) VPN
9 5 (0.92%) Wireless
10 4 (0.74%) VLAN
11 2 (0.37%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (3.14%) Power BI
6 15 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.58%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.03%) Big Data
9 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.74%) MySQL
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.55%) MS Access
11 3 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.37%) QlikView
13 1 (0.18%) DTS
13 1 (0.18%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (3.32%) Selenium
2 13 (2.40%) JIRA
3 10 (1.85%) SpecFlow
4 9 (1.66%) Subversion
4 9 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.74%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.18%) Rational Software Modeler
9 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.18%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.18%) Zephyr
General
1 188 (34.69%) Finance
2 50 (9.23%) Banking
3 28 (5.17%) Legal
4 26 (4.80%) Retail
5 19 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.51%) Retail Banking
6 18 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 17 (3.14%) Marketing
8 7 (1.29%) Automotive
9 5 (0.92%) International Banking
9 5 (0.92%) Law
10 4 (0.74%) Front Office
10 4 (0.74%) Publishing
11 3 (0.55%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.27%) .NET
2 13 (2.40%) ASP.NET
2 13 (2.40%) Web Services
3 10 (1.85%) XML
4 9 (1.66%) CSS
4 9 (1.66%) HTML
5 8 (1.48%) AngularJS
5 8 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (1.48%) jQuery
5 8 (1.48%) Kendo UI
5 8 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (0.92%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.55%) REST
7 3 (0.55%) SOAP
7 3 (0.55%) WSH
8 2 (0.37%) MDX
8 2 (0.37%) Middleware
9 1 (0.18%) COM
9 1 (0.18%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 111 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.58%) User Experience
6 11 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.48%) CMDB
7 8 (1.48%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.11%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.74%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.55%) Clustering
11 3 (0.55%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.55%) EPoS
11 3 (0.55%) PKI
11 3 (0.55%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.37%) iSeries
12 2 (0.37%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 97 (17.90%) Windows
2 47 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 28 (5.17%) Linux
3 28 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (3.69%) Windows 7
5 16 (2.95%) Unix
6 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.03%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Android
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (17.90%) ITIL
3 70 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (11.25%) Business Analysis
6 58 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (10.52%) Scrum
8 53 (9.78%) Mathematics
9 49 (9.04%) Project Management
10 38 (7.01%) Physics
10 38 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 37 (6.83%) Test Automation
12 36 (6.64%) Analytics
12 36 (6.64%) PRINCE2
13 33 (6.09%) Service Management
14 32 (5.90%) IT Strategy
15 30 (5.54%) ITSM
16 29 (5.35%) User Stories
17 28 (5.17%) Data Analysis
18 27 (4.98%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (23.25%) SQL
2 30 (5.54%) C#
3 23 (4.24%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.14%) R
5 15 (2.77%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.58%) Java
6 14 (2.58%) VBA
7 12 (2.21%) C
7 12 (2.21%) Python
8 9 (1.66%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.48%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.55%) VBScript
12 2 (0.37%) PHP
13 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.18%) C++
13 1 (0.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (8.12%) Degree
2 30 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (4.98%) ISEB
4 26 (4.80%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.85%) CISSP
6 10 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.48%) IIBA
7 8 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (1.11%) CISM
9 5 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.74%) CCSP
10 4 (0.74%) CEH
10 4 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (0.55%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (5.90%) QA
3 29 (5.35%) COBIT
4 25 (4.61%) SLA
5 12 (2.21%) GDPR
6 10 (1.85%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.48%) PMO
8 7 (1.29%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.18%) IFRS
11 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 68 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) SCCM
2 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.55%) Nessus
3 2 (0.37%) QRadar
4 1 (0.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.56%) VMware
3 25 (4.61%) ServiceNow
4 17 (3.14%) Cisco
4 17 (3.14%) Oracle
5 13 (2.40%) SAP
6 11 (2.03%) Citrix
6 11 (2.03%) Tableau
7 8 (1.48%) Capita
8 7 (1.29%) Adobe
8 7 (1.29%) Apple
8 7 (1.29%) Google
9 5 (0.92%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.74%) Splunk
11 3 (0.55%) Infor
11 3 (0.55%) Juniper
11 3 (0.55%) Meraki
11 3 (0.55%) Sybase
11 3 (0.55%) Twitter