Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 295 278
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 28 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 32
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +1.12% -11.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £40,750 £37,725
90th Percentile £82,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 9533 11250 10693
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.21% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7912 8901 8906
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Solihull - 8 £55,000 -
Birmingham +8 2 £63,500 +33.68% 1
Warwickshire +3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Finance
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 8 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 8 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 8 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) ISEB
6 7 (25.00%) SAP MM
6 7 (25.00%) SAP
6 7 (25.00%) Workflow
6 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) EDI
7 6 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
7 6 (21.43%) User Stories
7 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 6 (21.43%) SDLC
7 6 (21.43%) SAP LE

Senior Business 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:

Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 6 (21.43%) SAP LE
3 1 (3.57%) SAP MII
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PP-PI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.57%) Power BI
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (21.43%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) SCADA
1 6 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
4 8 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 8 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 7 (25.00%) Workflow
6 6 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (21.43%) Logistics
6 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (21.43%) Use Case
6 6 (21.43%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau