Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 356 357 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.77% 9.46% 7.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.08% 22.35% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 231 258 222
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 1,689 1,597 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 46.36% 42.30% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,120 1,170 1,362
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +2.82% -2.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.27%

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 146 (41.01%) Problem-Solving
2 107 (30.06%) Finance
3 78 (21.91%) Degree
4 65 (18.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 64 (17.98%) Computer Science
6 59 (16.57%) SQL
7 58 (16.29%) ITIL
7 58 (16.29%) Microsoft
8 52 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (14.61%) Computer Science Degree
9 51 (14.33%) Analytics
10 50 (14.04%) Service Management
11 48 (13.48%) Mathematics
12 44 (12.36%) Self-Motivation
13 43 (12.08%) .NET
14 42 (11.80%) C#
15 41 (11.52%) Physics
16 39 (10.96%) Retail
17 38 (10.67%) Data Protection
18 37 (10.39%) JavaScript
19 35 (9.83%) Project Management
20 33 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
22 31 (8.71%) Manufacturing
22 31 (8.71%) Time Management
23 30 (8.43%) Software Engineering
23 30 (8.43%) SAP
23 30 (8.43%) GDPR
24 29 (8.15%) Data Centre
24 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2

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 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.37%) CMS
3 7 (1.97%) nginx
4 4 (1.12%) Apache
5 3 (0.84%) IIS
6 2 (0.56%) DNN
6 2 (0.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.21%) Simulink
3 14 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) Maya
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) assyst
1 7 (1.97%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.12%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.78%) Office 365
4 14 (3.93%) SaaS
5 12 (3.37%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (1.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.28%) Datadog
8 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.53%) Firewall
2 8 (2.25%) Internet
3 7 (1.97%) HTTP
4 5 (1.40%) VoIP
5 4 (1.12%) DHCP
5 4 (1.12%) DNS
5 4 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.84%) LAN
6 3 (0.84%) VPN
6 3 (0.84%) Wireless
7 2 (0.56%) FTP
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.56%) Network Security
7 2 (0.56%) SMS
7 2 (0.56%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.28%) RIP
8 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.34%) Big Data
3 14 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.65%) Power BI
4 13 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.84%) DTS
9 3 (0.84%) MySQL
9 3 (0.84%) SQL Anywhere
9 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (4.21%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.12%) eCATT
3 4 (1.12%) JIRA
3 4 (1.12%) LSMW
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.28%) Selenium
6 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.28%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 107 (30.06%) Finance
2 39 (10.96%) Retail
3 31 (8.71%) Manufacturing
4 25 (7.02%) Publishing
5 22 (6.18%) Law
6 18 (5.06%) Banking
6 18 (5.06%) Electronics
7 15 (4.21%) Legal
8 13 (3.65%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.69%) Marketing
10 4 (1.12%) Billing
11 3 (0.84%) Advertising
11 3 (0.84%) Back Office
11 3 (0.84%) French Language
12 2 (0.56%) Automotive
12 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (26.40%) Analyst
2 46 (12.92%) Graduate
3 43 (12.08%) Graduate Analyst
4 38 (10.67%) Architect
4 38 (10.67%) Developer
5 35 (9.83%) Technical Analyst
6 33 (9.27%) Graduate Technical Analyst
7 29 (8.15%) Business Analyst
8 22 (6.18%) Software Engineer
8 22 (6.18%) Transition Manager
9 21 (5.90%) Consultant
9 21 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.21%) Systems Architect
11 12 (3.37%) Applications Engineer
11 12 (3.37%) Auditor
11 12 (3.37%) Internal Auditor
11 12 (3.37%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.09%) Project Manager
13 10 (2.81%) Author
13 10 (2.81%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.08%) .NET
2 21 (5.90%) Web Services
3 16 (4.49%) HTML
4 15 (4.21%) .NET Framework
4 15 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.93%) Node.js
6 13 (3.65%) RESTful
7 12 (3.37%) Hibernate
8 11 (3.09%) CSS
8 11 (3.09%) XML
9 10 (2.81%) REST
10 8 (2.25%) JSON
10 8 (2.25%) Spring
10 8 (2.25%) WCF
10 8 (2.25%) WinForms
11 7 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.97%) Sass
11 7 (1.97%) Symfony
12 5 (1.40%) JMS
13 4 (1.12%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.98%) Computer Science
2 44 (12.36%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (8.15%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 17 (4.78%) Analytical Mindset
6 12 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.81%) Fintech
8 9 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.97%) CESG
9 7 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.97%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (1.97%) User Experience
10 5 (1.40%) Social Media
11 4 (1.12%) CMDB
11 4 (1.12%) LIMS
11 4 (1.12%) PMI
12 3 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.30%) Windows
2 12 (3.37%) Mac OS X
3 11 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.97%) Linux
5 5 (1.40%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (41.01%) Problem-Solving
2 65 (18.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 58 (16.29%) ITIL
4 52 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (14.33%) Analytics
6 50 (14.04%) Service Management
7 48 (13.48%) Mathematics
8 41 (11.52%) Physics
9 38 (10.67%) Data Protection
10 35 (9.83%) Project Management
11 32 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (8.71%) Time Management
13 30 (8.43%) Software Engineering
14 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2
15 26 (7.30%) Integration Testing
15 26 (7.30%) Presales
16 25 (7.02%) Business Analysis
16 25 (7.02%) Data Analysis
16 25 (7.02%) TDD
17 23 (6.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.57%) SQL
2 42 (11.80%) C#
3 37 (10.39%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.46%) Java
5 15 (4.21%) MATLAB
6 10 (2.81%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.53%) Python
8 8 (2.25%) PHP
9 5 (1.40%) ABAP
9 5 (1.40%) C
10 4 (1.12%) R
10 4 (1.12%) VB
10 4 (1.12%) VBA
11 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.28%) C++
12 1 (0.28%) Perl
12 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 78 (21.91%) Degree
2 52 (14.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (7.02%) ISEB
3 25 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.18%) ISEB Practitioner
5 21 (5.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (4.49%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.37%) CISM
7 12 (3.37%) CISSP
7 12 (3.37%) Master's Degree
7 12 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.81%) PhD
9 9 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (2.25%) CISA
10 8 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.25%) MCPD
11 6 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.40%) CCNA
13 4 (1.12%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.43%) GDPR
2 15 (4.21%) QA
3 12 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.09%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (1.69%) SLA
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.25%) Docker
3 7 (1.97%) Varnish
4 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
4 2 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (1.12%) SCCM
2 2 (0.56%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.56%) Nessus
2 2 (0.56%) QRadar
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Packer
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.43%) SAP
3 18 (5.06%) Remedy
4 12 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.37%) Xamarin
5 10 (2.81%) HP
6 7 (1.97%) MuleSoft
6 7 (1.97%) Tableau
6 7 (1.97%) VMware
7 6 (1.69%) Google
7 6 (1.69%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.40%) Dell
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco
10 3 (0.84%) Citrix
10 3 (0.84%) Logi
10 3 (0.84%) Logi Analytics
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle
10 3 (0.84%) Sybase
10 3 (0.84%) Twitter
11 2 (0.56%) AlienVault