The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 18 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.78% 2.52% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 3.29% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 243 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 59.19% 76.42% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 107 181 167
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
Scotland

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 30 July 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) SAP
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (17.39%) Sage
6 4 (17.39%) SAP HR
6 4 (17.39%) Advertising
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (17.39%) LSMW
6 4 (17.39%) SAP HCM
6 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.04%) RUP
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.70%) VB
8 2 (8.70%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) C#
8 2 (8.70%) IIS
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) ISEB

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP HR
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (17.39%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) LSMW
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SAP HR Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) RUP
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) System Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
3 4 (17.39%) Sage
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix