Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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

System Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 264 230
Rank change year-on-year +16 -34 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 63 56 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.54% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.56% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 87
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +1.82%

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 9,502 10,011 10,773
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.98% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7,519 8,026 8,999
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,400 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

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 Systems Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Coventry -18 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Herefordshire - 12 £37,500 -
Warwickshire 0 10 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Birmingham +11 8 £33,750 -12.34% 3
Staffordshire +10 6 £38,750 +10.71%
Shropshire +16 3 - - 1
Solihull -4 2 £41,250 +79.35%
Walsall - 2 £37,875 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire +13 1 £38,500 +33.72% 1
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) Process Improvement
4 13 (20.63%) Finance
4 13 (20.63%) Logistics
5 12 (19.05%) JIRA
5 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 11 (17.46%) ERP
7 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
7 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.29%) Big Data
8 9 (14.29%) CMS
8 9 (14.29%) Project Management
8 9 (14.29%) Six Sigma
8 9 (14.29%) CRM
8 9 (14.29%) GDPR
9 8 (12.70%) Confluence
9 8 (12.70%) Degree
10 7 (11.11%) Retail
10 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
11 6 (9.52%) Windows
11 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
11 6 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL

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 (14.29%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) Confluence
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) AutoCAD
2 4 (6.35%) CATIA
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (6.35%) ENOVIA
2 3 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.59%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.59%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SMS
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.29%) Big Data
3 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.76%) QlikView
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (4.76%) AccuRev
3 3 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Retail
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.59%) EPoS
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) Process Improvement
3 13 (20.63%) Logistics
4 11 (17.46%) ERP
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (14.29%) CRM
6 9 (14.29%) Project Management
6 9 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Data Management
10 4 (6.35%) Workflow
11 3 (4.76%) Customer-Centricity
11 3 (4.76%) ITIL
12 2 (3.17%) Proactive Monitoring
12 2 (3.17%) SDLC
12 2 (3.17%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.35%) C#
4 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) IFS
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 2 (3.17%) Epicor
3 2 (3.17%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Ivanti
3 2 (3.17%) Kronos
4 1 (1.59%) Aareon
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos
4 1 (1.59%) Sage
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau