The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Business Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 204 229 210
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 6
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,900 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -17.39%  

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 4575 5918 4877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.87% 96.37% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4813 4169
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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%  

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Lead Business 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 Lead Business Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Warwickshire +32 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Solihull - 3 £57,500 - 1
Birmingham +6 2 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Lead Business Analyst
England

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Lead Business 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Presales
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) RUP
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Process
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Validation

Lead Business 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
4 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) RUP
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Process
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago