Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 21 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 31 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 7.71% 7.84% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.05% 8.05% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 25
Solihull median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 385 410 502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 97.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 355 363 442
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,700 £23,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Solihull

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Solihull

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Solihull over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Solihull

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Six Sigma
6 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (25.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 8 (25.81%) Wireframes
6 8 (25.81%) Resource Allocation
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) UML
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (12.90%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (12.90%) Data Flow Diagram
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) SDLC
10 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.68%) SAP
10 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) BPR

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Data Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
5 8 (25.81%) Resource Allocation
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.81%) Six Sigma
5 8 (25.81%) Wireframes
6 5 (16.13%) UML
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.90%) Business Process Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) BPR
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (25.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau