The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business System Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 185 229 197
Rank change year-on-year +44 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 24 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 16
Median salary £43,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.24% -2.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.81% +3.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4501 5856 4848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3711 4766 4137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Systems Analyst
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 Systems Analyst 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 +22 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Coventry +20 5 £38,500 -3.75%
Warwickshire +32 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £28,791 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £47,500 -
Business Systems Analyst
England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (39.02%) Business Analysis
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) SAP
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) UML
5 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
6 6 (14.63%) ERP
7 5 (12.20%) ISEB
7 5 (12.20%) SAP MM
7 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
7 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.76%) BPMN
8 4 (9.76%) Degree
8 4 (9.76%) iPad
8 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle
9 3 (7.32%) IT Strategy
9 3 (7.32%) SDLC
9 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.32%) OPENHousing
9 3 (7.32%) OPENContractor
9 3 (7.32%) Data Structures

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP MM
2 3 (7.32%) Academy Housing
2 3 (7.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (7.32%) OPENContractor
2 3 (7.32%) OPENHousing
3 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.44%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) iPad
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Business Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
3 7 (17.07%) UML
4 6 (14.63%) ERP
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) BPMN
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) BPR
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) IT Strategy
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Data Lineage
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Capita
3 3 (7.32%) Epicor
3 3 (7.32%) Sage
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) LexisNexis