Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 29 11
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 216 274 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.74% 8.42% 11.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.30% 18.81% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 163 288
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £38,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.11% -22.45% +39.01%
10th Percentile £28,700 £26,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +10.39%

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 889 1,457 1,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 35.99% 44.75% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 762 921 996
Birmingham median annual salary £45,716 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.76% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% +10.00% -

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 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 91 (42.13%) Problem-Solving
2 73 (33.80%) Finance
3 56 (25.93%) SQL
4 55 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (23.61%) Microsoft
6 48 (22.22%) Azure
7 43 (19.91%) SQL Server
7 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (17.59%) Computer Science
9 35 (16.20%) Java
10 33 (15.28%) Power BI
10 33 (15.28%) Power Platform
11 32 (14.81%) Analytics
12 31 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (13.89%) Degree
14 28 (12.96%) JMeter
15 27 (12.50%) DevOps
16 25 (11.57%) Mathematics
16 25 (11.57%) Oracle
17 24 (11.11%) Linux
17 24 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
17 24 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
18 23 (10.65%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (10.65%) Web Services
18 23 (10.65%) Migration
18 23 (10.65%) Information Security
18 23 (10.65%) Data Quality
19 22 (10.19%) Jenkins
19 22 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
19 22 (10.19%) User Experience

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 13 (6.02%) Apache
1 13 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.56%) SAS
2 12 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.78%) Confluence
3 6 (2.78%) IIS
4 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.85%) InVision
4 4 (1.85%) Sketch
4 4 (1.85%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.46%) Maximo
3 1 (0.46%) Primavera
3 1 (0.46%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 48 (22.22%) Azure
2 33 (15.28%) Power Platform
3 17 (7.87%) AWS
4 12 (5.56%) SaaS
5 10 (4.63%) Office 365
6 8 (3.70%) IaaS
6 8 (3.70%) PaaS
7 6 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.39%) Azure Stack
8 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (0.93%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.46%) Boomi
10 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.46%) Serverless
10 1 (0.46%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.19%) Firewall
2 13 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.31%) DNS
4 4 (1.85%) LAN
4 4 (1.85%) SMTP
4 4 (1.85%) WAN
4 4 (1.85%) Wireless
5 3 (1.39%) DHCP
5 3 (1.39%) PBX
5 3 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.39%) VoIP
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.93%) Converged Networks
6 2 (0.93%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.93%) VPN
6 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.46%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.28%) Power BI
3 23 (10.65%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (7.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.78%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.31%) QlikView
11 4 (1.85%) Big Data
11 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.85%) Spotfire
12 3 (1.39%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.93%) OLAP
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.93%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (12.96%) JMeter
2 22 (10.19%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.19%) Selenium
3 17 (7.87%) JUnit
4 14 (6.48%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (6.02%) Maven
5 13 (6.02%) SonarQube
5 13 (6.02%) WebDriver
6 11 (5.09%) JIRA
7 9 (4.17%) Postman
8 8 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.78%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.31%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.85%) Appium
11 4 (1.85%) REST Assured
11 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.93%) Cypress.io
13 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 73 (33.80%) Finance
2 19 (8.80%) Marketing
3 17 (7.87%) Retail
4 16 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.56%) Public Sector
6 11 (5.09%) Manufacturing
7 9 (4.17%) Banking
7 9 (4.17%) Electronics
8 8 (3.70%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.85%) Advertising
9 4 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.39%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.93%) Automotive
12 1 (0.46%) Billing
12 1 (0.46%) German Language
12 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (32.41%) Analyst
2 32 (14.81%) Developer
3 24 (11.11%) Architect
4 20 (9.26%) Graduate
5 19 (8.80%) Graduate Analyst
5 19 (8.80%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 19 (8.80%) Technical Analyst
6 17 (7.87%) Data Analyst
7 14 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 14 (6.48%) Java Engineer
8 13 (6.02%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Security Architect
8 13 (6.02%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (6.02%) Senior Java Engineer
8 13 (6.02%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.65%) Web Services
2 19 (8.80%) RESTful
3 15 (6.94%) Spring
4 13 (6.02%) Apache NiFi
4 13 (6.02%) Elastic Stack
4 13 (6.02%) J2EE
4 13 (6.02%) JDBC
4 13 (6.02%) JPA
4 13 (6.02%) Spring Boot
5 11 (5.09%) .NET
6 9 (4.17%) CSS
7 8 (3.70%) HTML
8 4 (1.85%) JSON
8 4 (1.85%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (1.85%) XML
9 3 (1.39%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.39%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.39%) LINQ
10 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.19%) User Experience
2 19 (8.80%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.87%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (6.94%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.63%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.24%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.85%) FMCG
8 4 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.46%) CCTV
11 1 (0.46%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.46%) Life Science
11 1 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.11%) Linux
2 20 (9.26%) Unix
3 14 (6.48%) Windows
4 7 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.93%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (42.13%) Problem-Solving
2 55 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (17.59%) Computer Science
5 32 (14.81%) Analytics
6 31 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.50%) DevOps
8 25 (11.57%) Mathematics
9 24 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
10 23 (10.65%) Information Security
10 23 (10.65%) Migration
11 22 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (10.19%) ETL
12 21 (9.72%) Test Automation
13 20 (9.26%) Data Analysis
13 20 (9.26%) Project Management
13 20 (9.26%) Scrum
14 19 (8.80%) Physics
14 19 (8.80%) Security Operations
14 19 (8.80%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 56 (25.93%) SQL
2 35 (16.20%) Java
3 19 (8.80%) C#
4 16 (7.41%) R
5 15 (6.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.02%) Python
7 9 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.70%) C
8 8 (3.70%) C++
8 8 (3.70%) Scala
9 6 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.31%) VBA
11 4 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.93%) Java 8
13 2 (0.93%) KiXtart
13 2 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (13.89%) Degree
2 24 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.09%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.85%) CISM
5 4 (1.85%) CISSP
5 4 (1.85%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.39%) CCNA
6 3 (1.39%) CCNP
6 3 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.93%) HNC
7 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) Data Quality
2 18 (8.33%) QA
3 8 (3.70%) Basel II
3 8 (3.70%) IFRS
3 8 (3.70%) IFRS 9
4 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.39%) GDPR
5 3 (1.39%) PMO
5 3 (1.39%) SLA
6 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.93%) NIST
7 1 (0.46%) COBIT
7 1 (0.46%) P3O
7 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.39%) vCloud
3 2 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (6.94%) Kibana
1 15 (6.94%) logstash
2 7 (3.24%) SCCM
3 5 (2.31%) Puppet
4 3 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.39%) Salt
4 3 (1.39%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.93%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (0.93%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.93%) Nessus
6 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 51 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.57%) Oracle
3 20 (9.26%) SAP
4 10 (4.63%) Tableau
5 7 (3.24%) HP
6 6 (2.78%) Cisco
7 4 (1.85%) Adobe
7 4 (1.85%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.85%) VMware
8 3 (1.39%) IBM
8 3 (1.39%) Juniper
9 2 (0.93%) BT
9 2 (0.93%) Citrix
9 2 (0.93%) Dell
9 2 (0.93%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.93%) Nortel
9 2 (0.93%) Qualys
9 2 (0.93%) Remedy
9 2 (0.93%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.46%) Samsung