Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 83 75
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 529 595 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.48% 3.29% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.70% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 407 531 608
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,928 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13505 16097 16449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.79% 89.04% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10996 12618 13471
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the Midlands

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +21 405 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East Midlands -35 113 £44,315 +1.10% 5
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 224 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (31.57%) Finance
3 147 (27.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 132 (24.95%) Project Management
5 102 (19.28%) SQL
6 83 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 76 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (14.18%) Waterfall
9 69 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 64 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 62 (11.72%) PRINCE2
12 60 (11.34%) ISEB
13 59 (11.15%) .NET
13 59 (11.15%) Scrum
14 56 (10.59%) Use Case
15 52 (9.83%) C#
15 52 (9.83%) SDLC
16 50 (9.45%) Mentoring
16 50 (9.45%) Retail
17 46 (8.70%) Degree
18 45 (8.51%) BPMN
18 45 (8.51%) Data Analysis
18 45 (8.51%) Oracle
19 43 (8.13%) User Stories
20 42 (7.94%) QA
21 39 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
22 35 (6.62%) E-Commerce
22 35 (6.62%) Change Management
22 35 (6.62%) Risk Management
23 34 (6.43%) Requirements Analysis

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 26 (4.91%) Documentum
2 20 (3.78%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.46%) Apache
5 7 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.95%) Confluence
7 4 (0.76%) Amazon Alexa
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) DNN
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (4.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.76%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.13%) SAP MM
3 5 (0.95%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.57%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.57%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.38%) SAP LE
5 2 (0.38%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.19%) Actimize
6 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (0.19%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.54%) SaaS
2 8 (1.51%) GitHub
3 7 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.19%) Boomi
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.76%) Ethernet
1 4 (0.76%) Extranet
1 4 (0.76%) MPLS
1 4 (0.76%) VoIP
1 4 (0.76%) WAN
2 2 (0.38%) SMS
3 1 (0.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.89%) DB2
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.95%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.76%) Big Data
10 4 (0.76%) EDRMS
10 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.57%) OLTP
11 3 (0.57%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.38%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 26 (4.91%) Jenkins
2 20 (3.78%) Selenium
3 15 (2.84%) Maven
4 10 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.51%) JIRA
6 3 (0.57%) Appium
6 3 (0.57%) Calabash
6 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.57%) Gatling
6 3 (0.57%) JBehave
6 3 (0.57%) JMeter
6 3 (0.57%) JUnit
6 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.19%) Ant
8 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 167 (31.57%) Finance
2 50 (9.45%) Retail
3 19 (3.59%) Banking
4 18 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.02%) Marketing
6 14 (2.65%) Legal
7 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.32%) Law
9 5 (0.95%) Advertising
10 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) International Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 292 (55.20%) Analyst
2 250 (47.26%) Business Analyst
3 59 (11.15%) Consultant
4 48 (9.07%) Developer
5 43 (8.13%) Architect
6 39 (7.37%) Project Manager
7 32 (6.05%) Implementation Consultant
8 31 (5.86%) Business IT Analyst
8 31 (5.86%) IT Analyst
8 31 (5.86%) IT Business Analyst
9 28 (5.29%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (4.54%) Agile Business Analyst
11 23 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 21 (3.97%) Senior Business Analyst
12 21 (3.97%) Software Analyst
13 19 (3.59%) SQL BI Developer
13 19 (3.59%) SQL Developer
14 18 (3.40%) Business Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.02%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.02%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (11.15%) .NET
2 28 (5.29%) ASP.NET
3 27 (5.10%) HTML
3 27 (5.10%) Web Services
4 26 (4.91%) Middleware
5 24 (4.54%) REST
6 20 (3.78%) SOAP
7 17 (3.21%) .NET Framework
7 17 (3.21%) HTML5
7 17 (3.21%) XML
8 16 (3.02%) jQuery
8 16 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (2.46%) AngularJS
10 12 (2.27%) Entity Framework
11 11 (2.08%) Classic ASP
12 6 (1.13%) WCF
13 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.57%) CSS
13 3 (0.57%) EDI
13 3 (0.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.89%) User Experience
5 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.51%) EPoS
6 7 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.13%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.13%) SCADA
8 5 (0.95%) AS400
8 5 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (0.95%) iSeries
8 5 (0.95%) Robotics
9 3 (0.57%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.38%) BYOD
10 2 (0.38%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.38%) Fintech
10 2 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.65%) Windows
2 4 (0.76%) Android
2 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (27.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 132 (24.95%) Project Management
4 75 (14.18%) Waterfall
5 64 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 62 (11.72%) PRINCE2
7 59 (11.15%) Scrum
8 56 (10.59%) Use Case
9 52 (9.83%) SDLC
10 50 (9.45%) Mentoring
11 45 (8.51%) BPMN
11 45 (8.51%) Data Analysis
12 43 (8.13%) User Stories
13 39 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (6.62%) Change Management
14 35 (6.62%) E-Commerce
14 35 (6.62%) Risk Management
15 34 (6.43%) Requirements Analysis
15 34 (6.43%) Root Cause Analysis
16 33 (6.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.28%) SQL
2 52 (9.83%) C#
3 25 (4.73%) T-SQL
4 18 (3.40%) Java
5 13 (2.46%) PL/SQL
6 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.13%) ABAP
9 5 (0.95%) VBA
10 4 (0.76%) Python
11 3 (0.57%) Ruby
12 2 (0.38%) C
12 2 (0.38%) C++
12 2 (0.38%) VB
12 2 (0.38%) VB6
12 2 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.19%) Scala
13 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 60 (11.34%) ISEB
2 46 (8.70%) Degree
3 29 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.46%) IIBA
5 9 (1.70%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.38%) PhD
9 2 (0.38%) PMP
9 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CISA
10 1 (0.19%) CISM
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
10 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.94%) QA
2 21 (3.97%) SLA
3 19 (3.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 18 (3.40%) PMO
5 4 (0.76%) COBIT
6 3 (0.57%) GDPR
6 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (3.78%) Puppet
2 8 (1.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.51%) Oracle
3 26 (4.91%) Pega
4 21 (3.97%) SAP
5 19 (3.59%) EMC
6 8 (1.51%) hybris
7 6 (1.13%) IBM
7 6 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.95%) Google
9 4 (0.76%) Cognos
9 4 (0.76%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.57%) IFS
10 3 (0.57%) Infor
11 2 (0.38%) BT
11 2 (0.38%) Epicor
11 2 (0.38%) iManage
11 2 (0.38%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.38%) QAD
11 2 (0.38%) SYSPRO
12 1 (0.19%) Teradata