Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 395 334 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.11% 8.57% 7.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.02% 20.18% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 264 243 207
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,575 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,794 1,655 2,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.93% 42.45% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,227 1,266
Birmingham median annual salary £49,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 156 (39.49%) Problem-Solving
2 141 (35.70%) Finance
3 72 (18.23%) Microsoft
3 72 (18.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 70 (17.72%) Degree
5 69 (17.47%) SQL
6 63 (15.95%) Computer Science
7 62 (15.70%) ITIL
8 55 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (13.92%) Self-Motivation
8 55 (13.92%) Analytics
9 50 (12.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 50 (12.66%) Retail
9 50 (12.66%) Service Management
10 48 (12.15%) .NET
10 48 (12.15%) Mathematics
11 45 (11.39%) C#
12 43 (10.89%) Manufacturing
13 41 (10.38%) SAP
14 40 (10.13%) Physics
15 39 (9.87%) JavaScript
16 38 (9.62%) Windows
16 38 (9.62%) Project Management
17 34 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
17 34 (8.61%) Software Engineering
17 34 (8.61%) Presales
18 33 (8.35%) Publishing
18 33 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (8.10%) SDLC
20 31 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure

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 14 (3.54%) CMS
1 14 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.77%) nginx
3 6 (1.52%) IIS
4 5 (1.27%) SAS
5 2 (0.51%) Apache
5 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.53%) Simulink
4 8 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (1.77%) assyst
1 7 (1.77%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.01%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.51%) Postilion
3 2 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.58%) Office 365
3 18 (4.56%) SaaS
4 16 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (3.04%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (2.03%) PaaS
7 5 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.01%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.76%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.77%) HTTP
2 6 (1.52%) Firewall
2 6 (1.52%) Internet
2 6 (1.52%) SAN
3 5 (1.27%) DHCP
3 5 (1.27%) DNS
4 4 (1.01%) LAN
5 3 (0.76%) SSL
5 3 (0.76%) VoIP
5 3 (0.76%) VPN
6 2 (0.51%) Intranet
6 2 (0.51%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.51%) Network Security
6 2 (0.51%) SMS
6 2 (0.51%) WAN
6 2 (0.51%) Wireless
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.25%) VLAN
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.84%) Big Data
3 18 (4.56%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.28%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.77%) Power BI
6 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.01%) DTS
7 4 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.76%) MySQL
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Anywhere
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.51%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.53%) Git (software)
1 10 (2.53%) Rational Rhapsody
2 9 (2.28%) Selenium
3 8 (2.03%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.01%) eCATT
4 4 (1.01%) LSMW
5 3 (0.76%) JIRA
6 2 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 141 (35.70%) Finance
2 50 (12.66%) Retail
3 43 (10.89%) Manufacturing
4 33 (8.35%) Publishing
5 21 (5.32%) Law
6 20 (5.06%) Banking
7 18 (4.56%) Legal
8 15 (3.80%) Telecoms
9 12 (3.04%) Electronics
9 12 (3.04%) Marketing
10 7 (1.77%) Automotive
11 5 (1.27%) Back Office
12 4 (1.01%) Advertising
12 4 (1.01%) Billing
13 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.76%) French Language
14 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.25%) Front Office
15 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (26.33%) Analyst
2 45 (11.39%) Graduate
3 42 (10.63%) Graduate Analyst
4 34 (8.61%) Architect
4 34 (8.61%) Technical Analyst
5 32 (8.10%) Developer
5 32 (8.10%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 29 (7.34%) Business Analyst
7 24 (6.08%) Consultant
8 22 (5.57%) Software Engineer
8 22 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (5.32%) Transition Manager
10 18 (4.56%) Author
10 18 (4.56%) Senior Technical Author
10 18 (4.56%) Senior Technical Writer
10 18 (4.56%) Technical Author
10 18 (4.56%) Technical Writer
11 13 (3.29%) Applications Engineer
11 13 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (3.04%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.15%) .NET
2 23 (5.82%) XML
3 21 (5.32%) Web Services
4 16 (4.05%) RESTful
5 15 (3.80%) .NET Framework
5 15 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.80%) HTML
6 14 (3.54%) REST
7 13 (3.29%) Hibernate
8 10 (2.53%) CSS
9 7 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.77%) JSON
9 7 (1.77%) Node.js
9 7 (1.77%) Sass
9 7 (1.77%) SOAP
9 7 (1.77%) Symfony
9 7 (1.77%) WCF
9 7 (1.77%) WinForms
10 6 (1.52%) Spring
11 4 (1.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.95%) Computer Science
2 55 (13.92%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (7.09%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.80%) Analytical Mindset
6 13 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.04%) Fintech
8 9 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.03%) Social Media
9 8 (2.03%) User Experience
10 7 (1.77%) CESG
10 7 (1.77%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.01%) CMDB
11 4 (1.01%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.01%) LIMS
12 3 (0.76%) AS400
12 3 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.76%) iSeries
13 2 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.62%) Windows
2 18 (4.56%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.29%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.76%) Linux
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) Unix
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (39.49%) Problem-Solving
2 72 (18.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 62 (15.70%) ITIL
4 55 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (13.92%) Analytics
5 50 (12.66%) Service Management
6 48 (12.15%) Mathematics
7 40 (10.13%) Physics
8 38 (9.62%) Project Management
9 34 (8.61%) Presales
9 34 (8.61%) Software Engineering
10 33 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (8.10%) SDLC
12 29 (7.34%) PRINCE2
13 28 (7.09%) Data Protection
14 27 (6.84%) Business Analysis
14 27 (6.84%) Integration Testing
14 27 (6.84%) TDD
15 26 (6.58%) Data Analysis
15 26 (6.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (17.47%) SQL
2 45 (11.39%) C#
3 39 (9.87%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.59%) Java
5 11 (2.78%) C
6 10 (2.53%) MATLAB
7 8 (2.03%) VBA
8 7 (1.77%) PHP
9 6 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.27%) ABAP
11 4 (1.01%) C++
11 4 (1.01%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.01%) R
12 3 (0.76%) Python
12 3 (0.76%) VB
13 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 70 (17.72%) Degree
2 50 (12.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (7.85%) Security Cleared
4 30 (7.59%) ISEB
5 21 (5.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 20 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (4.81%) SC Cleared
8 18 (4.56%) PhD
9 13 (3.29%) Master's Degree
10 12 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (2.53%) CISM
11 10 (2.53%) CISSP
11 10 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.03%) CISA
13 7 (1.77%) MCPD
13 7 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (1.27%) MCSE
15 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.76%) CCNA
16 3 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.57%) QA
2 18 (4.56%) GDPR
3 14 (3.54%) SLA
4 13 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (2.53%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.53%) PCI DSS
6 8 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 7 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (1.52%) PMO
9 4 (1.01%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 19 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.77%) Docker
2 7 (1.77%) Varnish
2 7 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (1.77%) vSphere
2 7 (1.77%) XenApp
3 6 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.28%) SCCM
2 4 (1.01%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.51%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.38%) SAP
3 19 (4.81%) Remedy
4 14 (3.54%) VMware
5 13 (3.29%) Xamarin
6 12 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.53%) Google
7 10 (2.53%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.03%) Citrix
8 8 (2.03%) HP
9 7 (1.77%) MuleSoft
10 6 (1.52%) NetApp
10 6 (1.52%) Veeam
11 5 (1.27%) Capita
11 5 (1.27%) Twitter
12 4 (1.01%) Oracle
13 3 (0.76%) Adobe
13 3 (0.76%) Dell
13 3 (0.76%) Forcepoint
13 3 (0.76%) Sybase