The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 64 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 46 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.47% 4.32% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 5.17% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 22
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +1.17%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1139 929 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.03% 83.62% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 661 610 449
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 60 (64.52%) Finance
2 55 (59.14%) SQL
3 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.26%) Project Management
5 22 (23.66%) Banking
6 19 (20.43%) Derivative
6 19 (20.43%) Python
6 19 (20.43%) Credit Risk
7 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.13%) .NET
9 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.98%) Fixed Income
10 13 (13.98%) Equities
11 12 (12.90%) Workflow
11 12 (12.90%) Investment Management
11 12 (12.90%) RDBMS
11 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
12 11 (11.83%) HTML
12 11 (11.83%) Scrum
13 10 (10.75%) C#
13 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
13 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET
13 10 (10.75%) CSS
13 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
14 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
14 9 (9.68%) Java
14 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
15 8 (8.60%) Oracle
15 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
1 4 (4.30%) MS Project
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.08%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.08%) OLAP
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 60 (64.52%) Finance
2 22 (23.66%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (74.19%) Analyst
2 65 (69.89%) Business Analyst
3 33 (35.48%) Technical Business Analyst
3 33 (35.48%) Technical Analyst
4 21 (22.58%) Lead Business Analyst
5 20 (21.51%) Technical Leader
6 19 (20.43%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 19 (20.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 15 (16.13%) Developer
8 12 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 10 (10.75%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Consultant
10 5 (5.38%) Business Consultant
11 4 (4.30%) CRM Consultant
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
12 3 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (3.23%) Programmer
12 3 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) .NET
2 11 (11.83%) HTML
3 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.75%) CSS
4 6 (6.45%) J2EE
4 6 (6.45%) JMS
4 6 (6.45%) Middleware
5 4 (4.30%) Web Services
6 3 (3.23%) XML
7 2 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Derivative
1 19 (20.43%) Credit Risk
2 13 (13.98%) Fixed Income
2 13 (13.98%) Equities
3 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) UNIX
2 6 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.26%) Project Management
3 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.90%) Workflow
4 12 (12.90%) Investment Management
5 11 (11.83%) Scrum
6 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.45%) CRM
9 6 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (6.45%) OO
9 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.45%) Web Development
10 4 (4.30%) Time Management
10 4 (4.30%) ETL
10 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.30%) Web Application Development
10 4 (4.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) SQL
2 19 (20.43%) Python
3 10 (10.75%) C#
4 9 (9.68%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.15%) VBA
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) PMP
2 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.08%) IIBA
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.08%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Informatica
4 1 (1.08%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) Verint
4 1 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.08%) Avaya
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.08%) Cognos
4 1 (1.08%) Mantas
4 1 (1.08%) Actimize
4 1 (1.08%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.08%) KANA