The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / West Midlands
Rank 80 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 147 234 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.16% 3.85% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 4.36% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 115 192 157
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £59,000 £57,500
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4176 5362 4204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.88% 88.22% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 4322 3507
Median salary £42,500 £43,200 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the West Midlands

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham -2 64 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Coventry +19 17 £49,000 +11.36% 5
Solihull -11 14 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Staffordshire -10 13 £35,000 -15.66%
Warwickshire +3 12 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Shropshire -3 3 £37,626 +14.01% 1
Worcestershire -8 3 £37,500 +27.11%
Walsall +20 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 113 (34.24%) Finance
2 104 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (26.97%) Project Management
4 79 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (17.58%) SAP
6 57 (17.27%) SQL
7 52 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (14.24%) ISEB
9 35 (10.61%) Waterfall
10 31 (9.39%) Microsoft
10 31 (9.39%) PRINCE2
11 30 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
12 29 (8.79%) Manufacturing
13 28 (8.48%) ERP
14 27 (8.18%) MS Excel
14 27 (8.18%) JavaScript
15 26 (7.88%) Degree
16 25 (7.58%) Logistics
17 24 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (6.97%) Retail
19 22 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (6.67%) Process Improvement
20 21 (6.36%) MS Visio
20 21 (6.36%) .NET
20 21 (6.36%) SAP SCM
21 20 (6.06%) UML
22 19 (5.76%) ABAP
22 19 (5.76%) Legal
22 19 (5.76%) IT Strategy
23 18 (5.45%) C#

Business Analysis
Top Related 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 10 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.36%) MS Visio
3 17 (5.15%) MS Office
4 13 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (6.36%) SAP SCM
2 16 (4.85%) SAP SD
3 12 (3.64%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.52%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.52%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.52%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.91%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.91%) OpenText Process Suite
5 3 (0.91%) SAP CAR
5 3 (0.91%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.91%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.91%) SAP POS DM
5 3 (0.91%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 2 (0.61%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.61%) Force.com
1 2 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Broadband
1 1 (0.30%) LAN
1 1 (0.30%) WAN
1 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.12%) MS Access
3 5 (1.52%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.91%) MySQL
4 3 (0.91%) QlikView
4 3 (0.91%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.30%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.30%) Impala
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.30%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.82%) JIRA
3 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.30%) Grunt
5 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (34.24%) Finance
2 29 (8.79%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.97%) Retail
4 19 (5.76%) Legal
5 12 (3.64%) Banking
6 6 (1.82%) Law
6 6 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.21%) Advertising
7 4 (1.21%) Automotive
7 4 (1.21%) Marketing
8 2 (0.61%) Billing
8 2 (0.61%) Military
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (71.21%) Analyst
2 176 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 27 (8.18%) Consultant
3 27 (8.18%) SAP Analyst
4 22 (6.67%) Developer
5 20 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (5.76%) Senior Business Analyst
7 17 (5.15%) IT Analyst
7 17 (5.15%) Systems Analyst
8 16 (4.85%) Business IT Analyst
8 16 (4.85%) Business Systems Analyst
8 16 (4.85%) IT Business Analyst
8 16 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 13 (3.94%) Software Analyst
11 12 (3.64%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 12 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (3.64%) SAP SD Analyst
12 11 (3.33%) Architect
12 11 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.36%) .NET
2 15 (4.55%) CSS
3 14 (4.24%) HTML
4 11 (3.33%) jQuery
5 8 (2.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.42%) HTML5
6 6 (1.82%) Web Services
6 6 (1.82%) XML
7 5 (1.52%) Ajax
8 4 (1.21%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.91%) Angular 2
10 2 (0.61%) CSS3
10 2 (0.61%) XSLT
11 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.30%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.30%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.30%) ODBC
11 1 (0.30%) React
11 1 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.30%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.15%) User Experience
3 15 (4.55%) iPad
3 15 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.94%) Driving Licence
5 11 (3.33%) NHS
6 8 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.12%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.21%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.91%) Equities
10 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.61%) SCADA
11 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.12%) Windows
2 5 (1.52%) Unix
3 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.61%) Linux
4 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.30%) AIX
5 1 (0.30%) Solaris
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (26.97%) Project Management
3 79 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (10.61%) Waterfall
5 31 (9.39%) PRINCE2
6 30 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 28 (8.48%) ERP
8 25 (7.58%) Logistics
9 24 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (6.67%) Process Improvement
11 20 (6.06%) UML
12 19 (5.76%) IT Strategy
13 18 (5.45%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (4.55%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (4.55%) Line Management
15 15 (4.55%) Workflow
16 14 (4.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.27%) SQL
2 27 (8.18%) JavaScript
3 19 (5.76%) ABAP
4 18 (5.45%) C#
5 10 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.12%) Java
7 4 (1.21%) VB
8 3 (0.91%) COBOL
8 3 (0.91%) PHP
8 3 (0.91%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.30%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 47 (14.24%) ISEB
2 26 (7.88%) Degree
3 10 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (2.73%) IIBA
4 9 (2.73%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) APMP
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) AAT
7 1 (0.30%) ACCA
7 1 (0.30%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.30%) CIMA
7 1 (0.30%) CITP
7 1 (0.30%) MBA
7 1 (0.30%) PgMP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) PMO
1 3 (0.91%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Nagios
1 1 (0.30%) SCOM
1 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (17.58%) SAP
2 31 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.94%) Oracle
4 10 (3.03%) hybris
5 9 (2.73%) Infor
6 6 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.52%) Epicor
8 4 (1.21%) LexisNexis
8 4 (1.21%) QAD
8 4 (1.21%) Sage
8 4 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.91%) OpenText
9 3 (0.91%) Pega
10 2 (0.61%) Demandware
10 2 (0.61%) NEC
11 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.30%) CODA
11 1 (0.30%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.30%) Sun
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £46000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Health care, Pension scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £62044.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Telford or London or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57-63K p/a
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago