Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 67 36
Rank change year-on-year +19 -31 +44
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 57 42 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.74% 3.43% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 3.71% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 77
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% -4.60%
10th Percentile £30,625 £36,850 £32,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £55,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1044 1133 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.78% 92.41% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 845 999 936
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.39% +1.74%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,200 £23,125
90th Percentile £60,150 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Staffordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tamworth +8 23 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Lichfield +13 22 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +1 5 £44,000 -2.22%
Stoke-on-Trent +18 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Cannock 0 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) C#
2 31 (54.39%) .NET
3 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
4 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.84%) QA
5 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (21.05%) HTML
7 12 (21.05%) MVC
7 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
7 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 12 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (21.05%) Web Development
7 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 12 (21.05%) jQuery
7 12 (21.05%) HTML5
8 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
8 11 (19.30%) Oracle
9 9 (15.79%) Classic ASP
10 8 (14.04%) Manual Testing
10 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
11 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.28%) SDLC
11 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.53%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP SCM
1 3 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 19 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 18 (31.58%) Analyst
5 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Business Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Report Developer
8 6 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Report Writer
9 5 (8.77%) Consultant
9 5 (8.77%) Manual Test Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
3 12 (21.05%) HTML
3 12 (21.05%) HTML5
3 12 (21.05%) jQuery
3 12 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (15.79%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (21.05%) MVC
2 12 (21.05%) Web Development
3 8 (14.04%) Manual Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.28%) SDLC
4 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.02%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (3.51%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.51%) PhD
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.84%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) IFS