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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 67 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 15 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.87% 2.55% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.83% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 22
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £33,825
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.55%  

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 461 637 573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.31% 90.23% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 373 563 504
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Lichfield - 7 £37,500 - 2
Tamworth +7 3 - - 1
Cannock - 3 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +20 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Burton-upon-Trent +6 1 £45,000 +21.62%
Business Analysis
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (28.57%) SQL
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
4 3 (10.71%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
4 3 (10.71%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
4 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) QA Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Report Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Report Writer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) BPR
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) User Stories
5 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) COBOL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Epicor
2 3 (10.71%) Sage
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) IFS
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £43600 - £49500 per annum + (DOE) Pens, 5w hols, DIS
Posted: 2 days ago