Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 24 28
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 423 353 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.51% 8.49% 6.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.49% 20.06% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 290 217 200
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -6.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £65,150
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,032 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.12% -4.92% -3.03%

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 1,597 1,760 1,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.47% 42.34% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 1,125 1,088
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,825
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 172 (40.66%) Finance
2 94 (22.22%) Retail
3 91 (21.51%) SAP
4 88 (20.80%) Microsoft
4 88 (20.80%) Manufacturing
5 78 (18.44%) SQL
6 71 (16.78%) Publishing
7 70 (16.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 60 (14.18%) Degree
9 58 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (13.24%) Project Management
11 54 (12.77%) Analytics
12 52 (12.29%) ITIL
13 49 (11.58%) Java
13 49 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
14 47 (11.11%) PRINCE2
15 46 (10.87%) ERP
16 45 (10.64%) Service Management
17 44 (10.40%) Integration Testing
18 43 (10.17%) Data Migration
19 42 (9.93%) ABAP
19 42 (9.93%) SQL Server
20 41 (9.69%) Programme Management
20 41 (9.69%) Mathematics
21 40 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
21 40 (9.46%) Management Information System
22 39 (9.22%) Business Analysis
23 38 (8.98%) Marketing
23 38 (8.98%) Mentoring
24 37 (8.75%) Customer Requirements

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 (3.55%) SAS
2 6 (1.42%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.42%) OpenEdge
3 5 (1.18%) IIS
3 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.95%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.95%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.71%) JBoss
5 3 (0.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (3.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (3.07%) SAP CO
2 13 (3.07%) SAP FI
2 13 (3.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.65%) assyst
3 7 (1.65%) SAP QM
4 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.18%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (0.95%) SAP EWM
6 4 (0.95%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.95%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.47%) Maximo
9 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.24%) Primavera
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.62%) SaaS
2 22 (5.20%) PaaS
3 10 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.65%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.95%) Office 365
7 4 (0.95%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.47%) AdWords
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.47%) Datadog
9 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.24%) Boomi
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) Serverless
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.36%) Firewall
2 9 (2.13%) MPLS
3 7 (1.65%) Internet
3 7 (1.65%) LAN
3 7 (1.65%) Wireless
4 5 (1.18%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (1.18%) WAN
4 5 (1.18%) WLAN
5 4 (0.95%) BGP
5 4 (0.95%) DHCP
5 4 (0.95%) EIGRP
5 4 (0.95%) Skype
5 4 (0.95%) TACACS
6 3 (0.71%) DNS
6 3 (0.71%) HTTP
7 2 (0.47%) H.323
7 2 (0.47%) MGCP
7 2 (0.47%) PBX
7 2 (0.47%) VLAN
7 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.89%) Base SAS
8 8 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 8 (1.89%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 7 (1.65%) Big Data
10 6 (1.42%) Power BI
10 6 (1.42%) QlikView
10 6 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.18%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.95%) MS Access
13 3 (0.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (5.91%) Selenium
2 23 (5.44%) eCATT
2 23 (5.44%) LSMW
3 16 (3.78%) WebDriver
4 10 (2.36%) JIRA
5 9 (2.13%) ProC
5 9 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 8 (1.89%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.95%) git-flow
10 3 (0.71%) Gradle
10 3 (0.71%) JUnit
11 2 (0.47%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.47%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.24%) Ant
12 1 (0.24%) JSUnit
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 172 (40.66%) Finance
2 94 (22.22%) Retail
3 88 (20.80%) Manufacturing
4 71 (16.78%) Publishing
5 38 (8.98%) Marketing
6 25 (5.91%) Billing
7 21 (4.96%) Banking
8 19 (4.49%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.13%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.65%) Law
11 5 (1.18%) Automotive
11 5 (1.18%) Legal
12 3 (0.71%) Local Government
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 109 (25.77%) Analyst
2 75 (17.73%) Consultant
3 59 (13.95%) SAP Consultant
4 48 (11.35%) Developer
5 31 (7.33%) Graduate
6 29 (6.86%) Graduate Analyst
7 26 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
8 24 (5.67%) Graduate Technical Analyst
9 22 (5.20%) Architect
10 17 (4.02%) Product Manager
10 17 (4.02%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (3.78%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.78%) Data Analyst
12 15 (3.55%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.55%) Portfolio Manager
12 15 (3.55%) Presales Manager
13 14 (3.31%) Support Consultant
14 13 (3.07%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Senior Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.86%) EDI
2 25 (5.91%) .NET
3 23 (5.44%) IDoc
4 19 (4.49%) REST
5 18 (4.26%) XML
6 17 (4.02%) SOAP
7 14 (3.31%) Web Services
8 11 (2.60%) HTML
9 10 (2.36%) CSS
10 9 (2.13%) RESTful
10 9 (2.13%) Spring
11 7 (1.65%) MDX
12 6 (1.42%) Ajax
12 6 (1.42%) Laravel
12 6 (1.42%) NativeScript
12 6 (1.42%) SAP Basis
13 5 (1.18%) BAPI
13 5 (1.18%) SAP ALE
13 5 (1.18%) SAP Smart Forms
13 5 (1.18%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 35 (8.27%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.44%) LIMS
4 22 (5.20%) Social Media
5 21 (4.96%) Data Centre
6 20 (4.73%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.36%) NHS
8 8 (1.89%) Fintech
9 7 (1.65%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.42%) AS400
10 6 (1.42%) Clustering
11 5 (1.18%) iSeries
11 5 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
13 3 (0.71%) Cyberattack
13 3 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
13 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.47%) CCTV
14 2 (0.47%) Handset
14 2 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.67%) Windows
2 13 (3.07%) Unix
3 10 (2.36%) Linux
4 5 (1.18%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.47%) CentOS
5 2 (0.47%) DC/OS
5 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.24%) AIX
6 1 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (16.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 58 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (13.24%) Project Management
4 54 (12.77%) Analytics
5 52 (12.29%) ITIL
6 49 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 46 (10.87%) ERP
9 45 (10.64%) Service Management
10 44 (10.40%) Integration Testing
11 43 (10.17%) Data Migration
12 41 (9.69%) Mathematics
12 41 (9.69%) Programme Management
13 40 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (9.22%) Business Analysis
15 38 (8.98%) Mentoring
16 37 (8.75%) Customer Requirements
17 35 (8.27%) Migration
18 33 (7.80%) Test Automation
19 32 (7.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.44%) SQL
2 49 (11.58%) Java
3 42 (9.93%) ABAP
4 17 (4.02%) C#
5 15 (3.55%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.60%) VBA
7 8 (1.89%) PROC SQL
7 8 (1.89%) SAS Macro
8 7 (1.65%) PHP
8 7 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.42%) OpenEdge ABL
9 6 (1.42%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.42%) R
10 5 (1.18%) Python
10 5 (1.18%) RPG
10 5 (1.18%) RPG IV
10 5 (1.18%) SAPscript
11 4 (0.95%) C
12 3 (0.71%) XPath
13 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (14.18%) Degree
2 28 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.55%) ISEB
5 14 (3.31%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.18%) CCNA
9 4 (0.95%) CCNP
9 4 (0.95%) PhD
9 4 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (0.95%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (0.71%) CIMA
10 3 (0.71%) CISA
10 3 (0.71%) CISM
10 3 (0.71%) CISSP
10 3 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (0.47%) MCP
11 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.49%) QA
2 18 (4.26%) PMO
3 9 (2.13%) SLA
4 7 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.18%) GDPR
5 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.95%) COSO
7 2 (0.47%) COBIT
7 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.42%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (3.78%) SCCM
2 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.42%) Puppet
4 4 (0.95%) QRadar
4 4 (0.95%) SCOM
4 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.47%) Ansible
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.47%) Packer
5 2 (0.47%) Terraform
6 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.24%) Netcool
6 1 (0.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 91 (21.51%) SAP
2 88 (20.80%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.26%) Oracle
4 13 (3.07%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.13%) Capita
5 9 (2.13%) Cisco
6 7 (1.65%) CheckPoint
6 7 (1.65%) Google
7 6 (1.42%) F5
7 6 (1.42%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.42%) Juniper
7 6 (1.42%) Progress
7 6 (1.42%) Telerik
8 5 (1.18%) IBM
8 5 (1.18%) VMware
9 4 (0.95%) Citrix
9 4 (0.95%) Polycom
9 4 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.95%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.71%) Splunk