The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics 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 Analytics
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 233 206
Rank change year-on-year +32 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 8 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +2.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.76% +4.00%  

Business Analytics 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 Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Analytics in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Business Analytics in the West Midlands

Business Analytics
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 Analytics 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 - 7 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +29 1 £55,000 +8.91%
Business Analytics
England

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 18 (100.00%) Analytics
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SAS
4 9 (50.00%) Banking
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) Validation
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) VBA
6 6 (33.33%) B2B
6 6 (33.33%) SPSS
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) KYC
8 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (16.67%) QlikView
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (16.67%) Tableau
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) Process Management
9 2 (11.11%) Workflow
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) RAD
9 2 (11.11%) Python
9 2 (11.11%) Cognos
9 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (11.11%) Statistics
9 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking

Business Analytics
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 (55.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) QlikView
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Analytics Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analytics Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analytics Manager
5 4 (22.22%) Business Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Manager
7 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Validation
3 6 (33.33%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) KYC
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 2 (11.11%) Process Management
6 2 (11.11%) RAD
6 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Tableau
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle