Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Mindset
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 296 344
Rank change year-on-year +14 +48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Mindset 23 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.30% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.74% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 4
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £25,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +69.80% -16.57%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £16,150
90th Percentile £69,000 £57,500 £45,776
England median annual salary £49,552 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.88% -11.11% +16.88%

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 3,790 4,040 4,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.95% 40.28% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,687 3,254 3,541
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,306 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +3 13 £50,000 - 4
Worcestershire +19 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull +7 2 £75,000 +36.36%
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Shropshire +19 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Coventry - 1 - -
Analytical Mindset
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 23 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (47.83%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
8 3 (13.04%) Microservices
8 3 (13.04%) Workflow Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Logistics
8 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 3 (13.04%) Use Case
8 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
8 3 (13.04%) REST

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 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) French Language
2 2 (8.70%) German Language
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Polish Language
2 2 (8.70%) Russian Language
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Graduate
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
5 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Logistics
5 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.70%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) VCP5
3 2 (8.70%) VCP6
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Packer
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Progress
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) SAP