Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Senior Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 197 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 -82 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 132 132 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.35% 1.28% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.32% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 105 108 197
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% -0.59% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £55,375 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 9,484 10,008 10,149
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.90% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7,557 7,948 8,506
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Birmingham +17 47 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Coventry -7 23 £45,000 - 6
Staffordshire +7 15 £37,500 -9.64% 2
Warwickshire 0 13 £34,250 -16.97% 1
Solihull -17 8 £48,750 -2.50%
Shropshire +3 4 - - 1
Herefordshire +9 1 £35,000 +28.44%
West Bromwich +4 1 £54,500 +21.11% 2
Worcestershire +2 1 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
Wednesbury - 1 £24,000 -
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 35 (26.52%) SQL
5 32 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (14.39%) Degree
9 18 (13.64%) Windows
10 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Excel
10 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
10 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
11 16 (12.12%) Selenium
11 16 (12.12%) Retail
11 16 (12.12%) XML
12 15 (11.36%) ISEB
12 15 (11.36%) Marketing
12 15 (11.36%) Defect Management
13 14 (10.61%) ITIL
14 13 (9.85%) HP UFT
15 12 (9.09%) SAS
15 12 (9.09%) CRM
16 11 (8.33%) Information Security
16 11 (8.33%) Workflow
16 11 (8.33%) Tableau
17 10 (7.58%) SoapUI
17 10 (7.58%) ISTQB
17 10 (7.58%) C#
17 10 (7.58%) User Stories

Senior 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 12 (9.09%) SAS
2 4 (3.03%) IIS
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.52%) Confluence
4 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.52%) Exstream
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.76%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) SaaS
2 5 (3.79%) Office 365
3 3 (2.27%) IaaS
3 3 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) ATM
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
2 1 (0.76%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.27%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.27%) Power BI
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Selenium
2 13 (9.85%) HP UFT
3 10 (7.58%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.27%) JIRA
6 2 (1.52%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.52%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.76%) AppScan
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.76%) JBehave
7 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.76%) WATIR
7 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Retail
3 15 (11.36%) Marketing
4 9 (6.82%) Legal
5 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.27%) Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) XML
2 9 (6.82%) .NET
3 7 (5.30%) SOAP
4 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.03%) Web Services
5 4 (3.03%) XSLT
6 3 (2.27%) CSS
6 3 (2.27%) HTML
7 2 (1.52%) Flash
7 2 (1.52%) J2EE
7 2 (1.52%) J2ME
7 2 (1.52%) JSP
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.55%) SCADA
3 6 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.79%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.27%) Clustering
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.76%) BYOD
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.76%) EFT
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
6 1 (0.76%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.24%) Business Analysis
3 23 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.91%) Waterfall
5 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.36%) Defect Management
7 14 (10.61%) ITIL
8 12 (9.09%) CRM
9 11 (8.33%) Information Security
9 11 (8.33%) Workflow
10 10 (7.58%) User Stories
11 9 (6.82%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.82%) SDLC
11 9 (6.82%) Validation
12 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.06%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.06%) Data Protection
12 8 (6.06%) Scrum
12 8 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.52%) SQL
2 10 (7.58%) C#
3 6 (4.55%) Java
3 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.27%) Python
4 3 (2.27%) R
5 2 (1.52%) C
5 2 (1.52%) Delphi
5 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.76%) Groovy
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (14.39%) Degree
2 15 (11.36%) ISEB
3 10 (7.58%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.30%) CISM
4 7 (5.30%) CISSP
5 5 (3.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.27%) OSCP
7 2 (1.52%) CEH
7 2 (1.52%) CRISC
7 2 (1.52%) GCIH
7 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.52%) OSCE
7 2 (1.52%) PhD
7 2 (1.52%) SANS
8 1 (0.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.76%) CISA
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.76%) GIAC
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
2 7 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.55%) PMO
4 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.52%) GDPR
6 1 (0.76%) P3O
6 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) XenApp
2 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) SCCM
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.76%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.76%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) Tableau
3 5 (3.79%) HP
3 5 (3.79%) SAP
4 3 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (1.52%) Citrix
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle
5 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) hybris
6 1 (0.76%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.76%) Logi
6 1 (0.76%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (0.76%) NCR
6 1 (0.76%) Qualys
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.76%) Veracode