Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 116 80
Rank change year-on-year +57 -36 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 168 105 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.34% 2.21% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 2.49% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 132 97 114
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +10.47% -4.44%
10th Percentile £34,100 £36,750 £21,475
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £56,175
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3494 4225 3458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.21% 88.76% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 3095 2895
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,575 £69,600
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Birmingham

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 71 (42.26%) Finance
2 48 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) Project Management
3 42 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (22.02%) PRINCE2
5 34 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (18.45%) ISEB
7 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 27 (16.07%) SQL
9 26 (15.48%) Degree
10 24 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (11.31%) Presales
12 18 (10.71%) IT Strategy
12 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
13 17 (10.12%) Scrum
13 17 (10.12%) Resource Management
13 17 (10.12%) Analytics
14 15 (8.93%) Mentoring
14 15 (8.93%) Data Analysis
14 15 (8.93%) .NET
15 14 (8.33%) ITIL
15 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (7.74%) Use Case
17 12 (7.14%) Waterfall
17 12 (7.14%) Risk Management
18 11 (6.55%) Service Delivery
18 11 (6.55%) Change Management
18 11 (6.55%) Retail
18 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Project

Business Analysis
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 4 (2.38%) Amazon Alexa
2 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.38%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.60%) Actimize
3 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) SaaS
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) Ethernet
1 4 (2.38%) Extranet
1 4 (2.38%) MPLS
1 4 (2.38%) VoIP
1 4 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.79%) Maven
2 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (42.26%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Retail
3 10 (5.95%) Legal
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
4 6 (3.57%) Law
5 5 (2.98%) Marketing
6 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) International Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (54.17%) Analyst
2 75 (44.64%) Business Analyst
3 18 (10.71%) Consultant
4 17 (10.12%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.93%) Business IT Analyst
5 15 (8.93%) IT Analyst
5 15 (8.93%) IT Business Analyst
6 11 (6.55%) Software Analyst
7 10 (5.95%) Implementation Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Business Development Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Developer
8 9 (5.36%) Development Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Implementation Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Software Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (4.76%) Service Manager
10 7 (4.17%) Product Manager
10 7 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.93%) .NET
2 6 (3.57%) HTML
3 5 (2.98%) REST
3 5 (2.98%) Web Services
4 4 (2.38%) WCF
5 3 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.79%) HTML5
5 3 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.60%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.98%) User Experience
5 4 (2.38%) Robotics
6 2 (1.19%) EPoS
7 1 (0.60%) Fintech
7 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (28.57%) Project Management
2 37 (22.02%) PRINCE2
3 34 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (11.31%) Presales
6 18 (10.71%) IT Strategy
7 17 (10.12%) Analytics
7 17 (10.12%) Resource Management
7 17 (10.12%) Scrum
8 15 (8.93%) Data Analysis
8 15 (8.93%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.33%) ITIL
10 13 (7.74%) Use Case
11 12 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.55%) Change Management
12 11 (6.55%) Line Management
12 11 (6.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.07%) SQL
2 9 (5.36%) C#
3 6 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.98%) Java
5 4 (2.38%) VBA
6 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (18.45%) ISEB
2 26 (15.48%) Degree
3 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.19%) IIBA
6 2 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.60%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) CISM
7 1 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.60%) PMP
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) PMO
1 8 (4.76%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) COBIT
3 3 (1.79%) GDPR
3 3 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.38%) Cognos
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle
3 3 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (0.60%) Infor
4 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.60%) QAD
4 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.60%) SAP