Period
to 7 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £38,158 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 121 415 522
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.22% 14.68% 13.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.74% 15.18% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 114 379 456
Median annual salary £38,158 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.41% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £21,375
90th Percentile £55,325 £51,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,127 2,733 3,743
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 96.67% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 969 2,321 2,730
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Birmingham

Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Analyst in Birmingham

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 35 (28.93%) SQL
1 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (23.14%) Finance
4 25 (20.66%) Azure
4 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (16.53%) ITIL
8 19 (15.70%) Business Analysis
9 17 (14.05%) Mathematics
10 16 (13.22%) Power BI
10 16 (13.22%) Power Platform
10 16 (13.22%) Windows
11 15 (12.40%) Computer Science
12 13 (10.74%) Analytics
12 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (9.92%) Physics
13 12 (9.92%) Degree
14 11 (9.09%) JIRA
14 11 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 11 (9.09%) Office 365
14 11 (9.09%) Law
14 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
15 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (8.26%) Security Management
15 10 (8.26%) User Stories
15 10 (8.26%) Fintech

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 8 (6.61%) Confluence
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.83%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.65%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.83%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.66%) Azure
2 16 (13.22%) Power Platform
3 11 (9.09%) Office 365
4 5 (4.13%) SaaS
5 4 (3.31%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.48%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (2.48%) PaaS
7 2 (1.65%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Firewall
2 6 (4.96%) DNS
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) Internet
5 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.83%) VLAN
5 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) Power BI
2 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.65%) Informix
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) GIS
8 1 (0.83%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (2.48%) Appium
2 3 (2.48%) Selenium
3 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.65%) Postman
4 1 (0.83%) JMeter
4 1 (0.83%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Law
3 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.13%) French Language
3 5 (4.13%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.48%) Social Housing
5 2 (1.65%) German Language
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Local Government
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) XML
3 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.65%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) JSON
3 2 (1.65%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.83%) Lucene
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.65%) PMI
4 2 (1.65%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) FMCG
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Tandem
5 1 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.79%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.65%) HPUX
5 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (16.53%) ITIL
5 19 (15.70%) Business Analysis
6 17 (14.05%) Mathematics
7 15 (12.40%) Computer Science
8 13 (10.74%) Analytics
8 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.92%) Physics
10 11 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 10 (8.26%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (8.26%) Fintech
11 10 (8.26%) Security Management
11 10 (8.26%) User Stories
12 9 (7.44%) DevOps
12 9 (7.44%) SIEM
13 8 (6.61%) Information Security
13 8 (6.61%) Project Management
13 8 (6.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) Java
2 7 (5.79%) Python
3 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.48%) C#
4 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.65%) Perl
5 2 (1.65%) R
5 2 (1.65%) Ruby
6 1 (0.83%) C++
6 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.48%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.65%) IIBA
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) CIMA
4 1 (0.83%) CISM
4 1 (0.83%) CISSP
4 1 (0.83%) HNC
4 1 (0.83%) HND
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.13%) GDPR
3 4 (3.31%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) QRadar
2 3 (2.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Splunk
3 7 (5.79%) LogRhythm
3 7 (5.79%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.96%) Tableau
5 5 (4.13%) VMware
6 2 (1.65%) CommVault
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle
6 2 (1.65%) Veeam
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Capita
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Sun
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec