Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Mindset in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Mindset over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 298 328
Rank change year-on-year +25 +30 -14
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 29 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.29% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.75% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 4
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,029
Median salary % change year-on-year - +49.86% -18.84%
10th Percentile £24,725 £18,400 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,850 £57,500 £46,500
England median annual salary £49,558 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.13% +12.50% -15.79%

Analytical Mindset is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,545 3,984 4,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.53% 39.01% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,548 3,158 3,251
West Midlands median annual salary £43,465 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.66% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,199 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Analytical Mindset
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Analytical Mindset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Mindset in the West Midlands

Analytical Mindset
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Analytical Mindset in the West Midlands

Analytical Mindset
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Mindset in the West Midlands

Analytical Mindset
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +22 16 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Staffordshire +21 7 £28,500 +1.79%
Coventry - 3 £52,750 -
Solihull +3 2 £75,000 +46.34%
Shropshire +3 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Analytical Mindset
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Mindset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Analytical Mindset.

1 29 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
3 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
5 8 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (10.34%) Use Case
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
9 3 (10.34%) REST
9 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
9 3 (10.34%) Microservices
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
9 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow
9 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.34%) Analytical Thinking

Analytical Mindset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Graduate
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) MIS Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Architect
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Blog
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (10.34%) Break/Fix
4 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
4 3 (10.34%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Decision-Making
4 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
4 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
4 3 (10.34%) Microservices
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Use Case
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) B2C
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Packer
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Progress
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos
2 1 (3.45%) HubSpot
2 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau