The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 36 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 76 70 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.33% 5.01% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 5.19% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 43
Average salary £47,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.37% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £54,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1348 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.67% 96.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 722 832 806
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 97 (61.39%) Finance
2 76 (48.10%) SQL
3 60 (37.97%) Business Analysis
4 53 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (32.91%) Banking
6 30 (18.99%) Project Management
7 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (16.46%) Data Modelling
9 25 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (15.19%) Oracle
11 23 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (13.29%) Data Analysis
13 20 (12.66%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (11.39%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (10.76%) Equities
15 17 (10.76%) SDLC
16 16 (10.13%) Investment Management
16 16 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (9.49%) Waterfall
17 15 (9.49%) Data Mapping
17 15 (9.49%) Data Management
17 15 (9.49%) GAP Analysis
17 15 (9.49%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (9.49%) Python
18 14 (8.86%) Workflow
18 14 (8.86%) Derivative
18 14 (8.86%) Logical Data Model
19 13 (8.23%) Software Delivery
19 13 (8.23%) Dimensional Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.59%) SAS
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.63%) Documentum
3 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (5.70%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (5.70%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (5.06%) Oracle iProcurement
5 7 (4.43%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle SCM
8 3 (1.90%) SAP FI
8 3 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (1.90%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.27%) SAP SD
9 2 (1.27%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.63%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (9.49%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (8.23%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.63%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.63%) Toad
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 97 (61.39%) Finance
2 52 (32.91%) Banking
3 10 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.70%) Retail
5 8 (5.06%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.80%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.90%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.27%) Back Office
8 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.63%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.90%) XML
2 2 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) SOAP
3 1 (0.63%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.76%) Equities
3 14 (8.86%) Derivative
4 11 (6.96%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.90%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.27%) FMCG
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) User Experience
9 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.97%) Business Analysis
2 53 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.99%) Project Management
4 26 (16.46%) Data Modelling
5 25 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (13.29%) Data Analysis
8 18 (11.39%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (10.76%) SDLC
10 16 (10.13%) Investment Management
10 16 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (9.49%) Data Mapping
11 15 (9.49%) Waterfall
11 15 (9.49%) Data Management
11 15 (9.49%) GAP Analysis
12 14 (8.86%) Workflow
12 14 (8.86%) Logical Data Model
13 13 (8.23%) Software Delivery
13 13 (8.23%) Dimensional Modelling
13 13 (8.23%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (48.10%) SQL
2 15 (9.49%) Python
3 11 (6.96%) Java
4 5 (3.16%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) ABAP
6 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.43%) Degree
1 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.63%) IIBA
3 1 (0.63%) CBAP
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB
3 1 (0.63%) CCA
3 1 (0.63%) ACCA
3 1 (0.63%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (15.19%) Oracle
2 7 (4.43%) Pegasus
3 5 (3.16%) SAP
3 5 (3.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.27%) Pega
5 1 (0.63%) Kofax
5 1 (0.63%) FatWire
5 1 (0.63%) Intel
5 1 (0.63%) Cognos
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