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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 13 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.01% 5.06% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 5.80% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 14
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,750 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 391 586 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 90.51% 87.20% 83.13%
Number of salaries quoted 300 533 427
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford +5 4 - -
Tamworth -4 3 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -1 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Burton-upon-Trent +9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Cannock - 1 £45,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analysis
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.00%) Retail
3 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) ERP
4 7 (21.88%) User Experience
4 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) hybris
6 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
6 5 (15.63%) ISEB
6 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
7 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
7 3 (9.38%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Epicor
7 3 (9.38%) Sage
7 3 (9.38%) BPR
7 3 (9.38%) Unix
7 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 3 (9.38%) COBOL
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (9.38%) Workflow

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Product Owner
5 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Product Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Product Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Product Owner
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) ERP
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) BPR
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.38%) Use Case
5 3 (9.38%) User Stories
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) COBOL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) hybris
2 3 (9.38%) Epicor
2 3 (9.38%) Sage
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
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