Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Business System Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 308 269
Rank change year-on-year +19 -39 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 39 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.32% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 46
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +14.86%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,625 £48,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -1.10%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9777 11043 10507
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8024 8750 8737
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Staffordshire +20 14 £37,500 -21.05%
Herefordshire +11 9 £37,500 -10.71%
Birmingham +33 7 £42,500 +10.39%
Warwickshire -10 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 2 £41,250 -
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
Coventry +4 1 - -
Business Systems Analyst
England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (41.03%) Manufacturing
1 16 (41.03%) Process Improvement
2 15 (38.46%) Record to Report
3 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
3 14 (35.90%) Demand Management
3 14 (35.90%) SAP MII
3 14 (35.90%) SAPUI5
3 14 (35.90%) Economics
3 14 (35.90%) SAP PP-PI
3 14 (35.90%) SLA
3 14 (35.90%) SAP MM
3 14 (35.90%) SAP PP
3 14 (35.90%) SAP
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (25.64%) CRM
8 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma
8 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 9 (23.08%) Logistics
8 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (23.08%) CMS
8 9 (23.08%) GDPR
8 9 (23.08%) Big Data
9 8 (20.51%) Confluence
10 6 (15.38%) Finance
11 5 (12.82%) SDLC
11 5 (12.82%) Project Management

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
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 9 (23.08%) CMS
2 8 (20.51%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 14 (35.90%) SAP MII
1 14 (35.90%) SAP MM
1 14 (35.90%) SAP PP
1 14 (35.90%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Big Data
1 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (41.03%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) SAPUI5
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Process Improvement
2 15 (38.46%) Record to Report
3 14 (35.90%) Demand Management
3 14 (35.90%) Economics
3 14 (35.90%) IT Strategy
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.64%) CRM
7 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.08%) Logistics
7 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma
7 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SDLC
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
10 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 2 (5.13%) Change Control
11 2 (5.13%) Matrix Organization
11 2 (5.13%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) SLA
2 9 (23.08%) GDPR
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Cognos
2 1 (2.56%) IFS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com