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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 10 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.45% 5.15% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 8.59% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Average salary - £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
50 163 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 90.91% 59.93% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 110 186
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Document Management
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 3 (27.27%) Intranet
4 2 (18.18%) MKS
4 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Sage
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Product Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) UML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Document Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Product Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sage
1 2 (18.18%) MKS