Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 20 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 233 359 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.77% 9.86% 9.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.28% 22.19% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 206 235 269
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 1,046 1,618 1,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 39.38% 44.45% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1,057 1,092
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

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 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 99 (42.49%) Problem-Solving
2 76 (32.62%) Finance
3 67 (28.76%) SQL
4 66 (28.33%) Microsoft
5 52 (22.32%) Computer Science
6 51 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (21.03%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (18.88%) SQL Server
9 43 (18.45%) Azure
10 42 (18.03%) Mathematics
11 39 (16.74%) Degree
12 34 (14.59%) Physics
13 33 (14.16%) Power BI
13 33 (14.16%) Power Platform
14 32 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
15 31 (13.30%) Computer Science Degree
16 28 (12.02%) Java
16 28 (12.02%) Information Security
17 26 (11.16%) Firewall
18 25 (10.73%) C#
18 25 (10.73%) Windows
18 25 (10.73%) Business Analysis
18 25 (10.73%) Cybersecurity
19 24 (10.30%) Web Services
20 23 (9.87%) Analytics
20 23 (9.87%) Marketing
21 22 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (9.44%) DevOps
22 21 (9.01%) AWS
22 21 (9.01%) Visualisation

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 15 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.58%) SAS
3 11 (4.72%) IIS
4 9 (3.86%) Apache
4 9 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Data Workbench
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.45%) Azure
2 33 (14.16%) Power Platform
3 21 (9.01%) AWS
4 15 (6.44%) IaaS
4 15 (6.44%) PaaS
4 15 (6.44%) SaaS
5 14 (6.01%) Office 365
6 9 (3.86%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.43%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.43%) Serverless
9 1 (0.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.16%) Firewall
2 17 (7.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (3.00%) LAN
3 7 (3.00%) WAN
4 6 (2.58%) DHCP
4 6 (2.58%) DNS
4 6 (2.58%) SMTP
5 5 (2.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.72%) Converged Networks
6 4 (1.72%) Network Security
6 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.29%) SAN
7 3 (1.29%) Skype
7 3 (1.29%) Wireless
8 2 (0.86%) Internet
8 2 (0.86%) SSL
8 2 (0.86%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.86%) VoIP
8 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.16%) Power BI
3 22 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (8.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2017
10 4 (1.72%) SSDT
11 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.29%) QlikView
12 2 (0.86%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) Big Data
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (6.87%) JMeter
2 11 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (3.86%) JUnit
3 9 (3.86%) Maven
3 9 (3.86%) SonarQube
4 8 (3.43%) Selenium
5 4 (1.72%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.29%) Appium
6 3 (1.29%) JIRA
7 2 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.43%) Hudson
8 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 76 (32.62%) Finance
2 23 (9.87%) Marketing
3 16 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.44%) Public Sector
5 13 (5.58%) Banking
6 12 (5.15%) Financial Institution
7 10 (4.29%) General Ledger
7 10 (4.29%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.86%) Electronics
9 7 (3.00%) Legal
10 6 (2.58%) Retail
11 4 (1.72%) Law
12 2 (0.86%) Automotive
12 2 (0.86%) Local Government
13 1 (0.43%) German Language
13 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (39.06%) Analyst
2 43 (18.45%) Graduate
3 35 (15.02%) Graduate Analyst
4 29 (12.45%) Architect
5 27 (11.59%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 27 (11.59%) Technical Analyst
6 25 (10.73%) Developer
7 22 (9.44%) Business Analyst
8 20 (8.58%) Consultant
8 20 (8.58%) Data Analyst
9 17 (7.30%) Security Architect
10 13 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.15%) Risk Consultant
12 10 (4.29%) Data Business Analyst
13 9 (3.86%) J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Java Engineer
13 9 (3.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Senior Java Engineer
13 9 (3.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.30%) Web Services
2 11 (4.72%) .NET
3 10 (4.29%) RESTful
4 9 (3.86%) Apache NiFi
4 9 (3.86%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (3.86%) J2EE
4 9 (3.86%) JDBC
4 9 (3.86%) JPA
4 9 (3.86%) Spring
4 9 (3.86%) Spring Boot
5 8 (3.43%) XML
6 7 (3.00%) HTML
7 4 (1.72%) XSL
8 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.29%) SOAP
9 2 (0.86%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.86%) CSS
9 2 (0.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.58%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.15%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (5.58%) User Experience
5 12 (5.15%) Credit Risk
6 11 (4.72%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.72%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.29%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.86%) CCTV
10 2 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.86%) Life Science
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) FMCG
11 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.73%) Windows
2 20 (8.58%) Linux
3 14 (6.01%) Unix
3 14 (6.01%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) HPUX
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (42.49%) Problem-Solving
2 52 (22.32%) Computer Science
3 51 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (21.03%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (18.03%) Mathematics
6 34 (14.59%) Physics
7 28 (12.02%) Information Security
8 25 (10.73%) Business Analysis
8 25 (10.73%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (9.87%) Analytics
10 22 (9.44%) DevOps
11 21 (9.01%) Security Operations
11 21 (9.01%) SIEM
11 21 (9.01%) Visualisation
12 20 (8.58%) ETL
12 20 (8.58%) ITIL
12 20 (8.58%) Project Management
13 18 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.73%) Decision-Making
13 18 (7.73%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.76%) SQL
2 28 (12.02%) Java
3 25 (10.73%) C#
4 16 (6.87%) R
5 14 (6.01%) Python
6 12 (5.15%) C
6 12 (5.15%) C++
6 12 (5.15%) Scala
7 9 (3.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.86%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.58%) VBA
9 4 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.29%) X++
11 2 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.43%) ABAP
12 1 (0.43%) Ruby
12 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (16.74%) Degree
2 31 (13.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.86%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.15%) ISEB
6 3 (1.29%) CCNA
6 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.86%) CCNP
7 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.86%) MCSA
7 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.43%) MCITP
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) Data Quality
2 15 (6.44%) QA
3 12 (5.15%) Basel II
3 12 (5.15%) IFRS
3 12 (5.15%) IFRS 9
4 6 (2.58%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) GDPR
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.86%) PMO
6 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.43%) NIST
6 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.86%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.72%) Kibana
1 11 (4.72%) logstash
2 8 (3.43%) SCCM
3 4 (1.72%) Puppet
4 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.86%) Salt
6 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.58%) SAP
3 10 (4.29%) Oracle
4 8 (3.43%) Tableau
5 7 (3.00%) Cisco
6 4 (1.72%) HP
6 4 (1.72%) VMware
7 3 (1.29%) Citrix
7 3 (1.29%) CommVault
8 2 (0.86%) Avaya
8 2 (0.86%) BMC
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) Cognos
9 1 (0.43%) Dell
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Juniper
9 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.43%) Nokia
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.43%) Sun