Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 406 289 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.87% 7.72% 7.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.14% 19.09% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 280 201 214
Birmingham median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,575
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,860
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +3.90%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,682 1,514 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.05% 40.44% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,032 1,255
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £41,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.11% -2.06% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,050 £60,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 185 (45.57%) Finance
2 179 (44.09%) Problem-Solving
3 96 (23.65%) Self-Motivation
4 85 (20.94%) Manufacturing
5 84 (20.69%) Retail
6 76 (18.72%) Microsoft
7 74 (18.23%) SAP
8 69 (17.00%) SQL
9 67 (16.50%) Publishing
10 65 (16.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (13.05%) Analytics
12 52 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
13 50 (12.32%) Java
14 46 (11.33%) ITIL
15 45 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (11.08%) Mathematics
16 41 (10.10%) Project Management
16 41 (10.10%) Computer Science
16 41 (10.10%) Degree
17 39 (9.61%) Presales
18 37 (9.11%) Service Management
19 36 (8.87%) SQL Server
20 34 (8.37%) .NET
20 34 (8.37%) Integration Testing
20 34 (8.37%) Computer Science Degree
20 34 (8.37%) Customer Requirements
21 33 (8.13%) Business Analysis
21 33 (8.13%) Windows
22 32 (7.88%) Physics
22 32 (7.88%) SDLC

Analytical Skills
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 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.48%) CMS
2 6 (1.48%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.48%) OpenEdge
2 6 (1.48%) SAS
3 5 (1.23%) IIS
4 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.25%) JBoss
5 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (7.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.22%) SAP CO
1 9 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 9 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.23%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (1.23%) SAP QM
4 3 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.49%) assyst
5 2 (0.49%) Postilion
5 2 (0.49%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.39%) SaaS
2 19 (4.68%) PaaS
3 17 (4.19%) Office 365
4 12 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (1.23%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.74%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.49%) AdWords
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.25%) Boomi
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Serverless
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.46%) Firewall
2 7 (1.72%) LAN
3 6 (1.48%) Internet
3 6 (1.48%) Wireless
4 5 (1.23%) DHCP
4 5 (1.23%) MPLS
4 5 (1.23%) SAN
5 4 (0.99%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (0.99%) DNS
5 4 (0.99%) WLAN
6 3 (0.74%) BGP
6 3 (0.74%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.74%) SSL
6 3 (0.74%) TACACS
7 2 (0.49%) H.323
7 2 (0.49%) MGCP
7 2 (0.49%) SMS
7 2 (0.49%) VLAN
7 2 (0.49%) WAN
7 2 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.90%) Big Data
3 17 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.23%) Power BI
8 5 (1.23%) QlikView
9 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.74%) GIS
9 3 (0.74%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (4.68%) Selenium
2 14 (3.45%) eCATT
2 14 (3.45%) LSMW
2 14 (3.45%) SpecFlow
3 5 (1.23%) WebDriver
4 4 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.74%) JIRA
6 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.25%) git-flow
7 1 (0.25%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 185 (45.57%) Finance
2 85 (20.94%) Manufacturing
3 84 (20.69%) Retail
4 67 (16.50%) Publishing
5 29 (7.14%) Marketing
6 22 (5.42%) Banking
6 22 (5.42%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.45%) Billing
8 13 (3.20%) Legal
9 10 (2.46%) Law
10 8 (1.97%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.48%) Automotive
12 4 (0.99%) Back Office
13 3 (0.74%) Advertising
13 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) French Language
14 1 (0.25%) Front Office
14 1 (0.25%) Hindi Language
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (27.59%) Analyst
2 55 (13.55%) Consultant
3 42 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
4 41 (10.10%) Developer
5 33 (8.13%) Graduate
6 31 (7.64%) Graduate Analyst
7 28 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
8 27 (6.65%) Graduate Technical Analyst
9 24 (5.91%) Architect
10 20 (4.93%) Author
10 20 (4.93%) Senior Technical Author
10 20 (4.93%) Senior Technical Writer
10 20 (4.93%) Technical Author
10 20 (4.93%) Technical Writer
11 18 (4.43%) Business Analyst
12 17 (4.19%) Applications Support
12 17 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 16 (3.94%) Support Consultant
14 15 (3.69%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.37%) .NET
2 30 (7.39%) XML
3 20 (4.93%) EDI
4 14 (3.45%) IDoc
5 13 (3.20%) SOAP
6 11 (2.71%) REST
6 11 (2.71%) RESTful
6 11 (2.71%) Web Services
7 10 (2.46%) Spring
8 9 (2.22%) Ajax
9 8 (1.97%) CSS
9 8 (1.97%) HTML
10 6 (1.48%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.48%) Hibernate
10 6 (1.48%) Laravel
10 6 (1.48%) NativeScript
10 6 (1.48%) SAP Basis
11 5 (1.23%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.23%) MDX
11 5 (1.23%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 96 (23.65%) Self-Motivation
2 41 (10.10%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.68%) Social Media
5 16 (3.94%) Driving Licence
6 14 (3.45%) LIMS
7 13 (3.20%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.71%) Fintech
9 8 (1.97%) AS400
9 8 (1.97%) iSeries
10 6 (1.48%) Clustering
11 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.23%) NHS
12 4 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.99%) User Experience
13 3 (0.74%) CMDB
13 3 (0.74%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
14 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.13%) Windows
2 17 (4.19%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.72%) Unix
4 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.99%) Linux
6 3 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (44.09%) Problem-Solving
2 65 (16.01%) Continuous Improvement
3 53 (13.05%) Analytics
4 52 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (11.33%) ITIL
6 45 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (11.08%) Mathematics
7 41 (10.10%) Project Management
8 39 (9.61%) Presales
9 37 (9.11%) Service Management
10 34 (8.37%) Customer Requirements
10 34 (8.37%) Integration Testing
11 33 (8.13%) Business Analysis
12 32 (7.88%) Physics
12 32 (7.88%) SDLC
13 31 (7.64%) PRINCE2
14 28 (6.90%) CRM
14 28 (6.90%) Logistics
15 26 (6.40%) Line Management
16 25 (6.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (17.00%) SQL
2 50 (12.32%) Java
3 29 (7.14%) ABAP
4 26 (6.40%) C#
5 24 (5.91%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.71%) C
7 7 (1.72%) PHP
8 6 (1.48%) OpenEdge ABL
8 6 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.48%) VBA
9 5 (1.23%) R
9 5 (1.23%) RPG
9 5 (1.23%) RPG IV
9 5 (1.23%) SAPscript
10 4 (0.99%) C++
10 4 (0.99%) Embedded C
10 4 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.99%) Python
11 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (10.10%) Degree
2 34 (8.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (7.39%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.17%) ISEB
5 20 (4.93%) PhD
6 15 (3.69%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.23%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.23%) MCP
10 4 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.99%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 3 (0.74%) CCNA
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.74%) MCSE
11 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.49%) CCNP
12 2 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.17%) QA
2 16 (3.94%) PMO
3 15 (3.69%) SLA
4 11 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.23%) GDPR
6 4 (0.99%) ISO 26262
7 3 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) COSO
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 14 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (1.48%) vSphere
2 6 (1.48%) XenApp
2 6 (1.48%) XenDesktop
3 5 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.74%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.71%) SCCM
2 6 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.74%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 74 (18.23%) SAP
3 16 (3.94%) ServiceNow
4 13 (3.20%) VMware
5 10 (2.46%) Oracle
6 9 (2.22%) Capita
7 8 (1.97%) Google
8 6 (1.48%) Citrix
8 6 (1.48%) JD Edwards
8 6 (1.48%) Progress
8 6 (1.48%) Telerik
8 6 (1.48%) Veeam
8 6 (1.48%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.23%) Cisco
9 5 (1.23%) F5
9 5 (1.23%) NetApp
9 5 (1.23%) Remedy
10 4 (0.99%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.99%) Juniper
10 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com