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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 13 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.69% 5.43% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 9.33% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Average salary - £55,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
60 150 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.31% 58.14% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 96 155
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (50.00%) Intranet
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Process Management
5 3 (37.50%) MKS
5 3 (37.50%) Document Management
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Sage
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) RUP
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (12.50%) Line Management
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Document Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) MKS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
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