The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 15 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 17 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.09% 7.35% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.88% 10.84% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 8
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,100 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £112,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 166 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.59% 67.76% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 128 182
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Aberdeen region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 19 (67.86%) SAP
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) ABAP
2 14 (50.00%) SAP SD
2 14 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 14 (50.00%) SAP PP
2 14 (50.00%) PLM
2 14 (50.00%) Logistics
2 14 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 14 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (50.00%) SAP SCM
2 14 (50.00%) SAP PLM
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Advertising
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) ISEB
5 3 (10.71%) Sage
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.14%) SAP HR
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 14 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 14 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 14 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 14 (50.00%) SAP SCM
1 14 (50.00%) SAP PLM
2 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (7.14%) SAP HCM
3 2 (7.14%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.57%) EDMS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Consultant
2 16 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 9 (32.14%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) SAP HR Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Product Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) PLM
1 14 (50.00%) Logistics
1 14 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Sage
5 2 (7.14%) Business Objects