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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 44 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 69 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.26% 4.30% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 4.55% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,525 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
1268 1034 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 94.52% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 747 675 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 76 (55.88%) Finance
2 65 (47.79%) SQL
2 65 (47.79%) Business Analysis
3 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (30.15%) Banking
5 27 (19.85%) Project Management
6 25 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (17.65%) Investment Management
8 22 (16.18%) Equities
8 22 (16.18%) Relational Database
9 20 (14.71%) RDBMS
10 19 (13.97%) Python
10 19 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (13.97%) Derivative
11 18 (13.24%) Credit Risk
12 16 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (11.03%) XML
14 14 (10.29%) Data Analysis
15 13 (9.56%) Investment Banking
15 13 (9.56%) Fixed Income
16 12 (8.82%) Workflow
16 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
17 11 (8.09%) Data Modelling
18 10 (7.35%) MS Visio
18 10 (7.35%) UNIX
18 10 (7.35%) MS Office
19 9 (6.62%) UML
19 9 (6.62%) User Stories
20 8 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) MS Visio
1 10 (7.35%) MS Office
2 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.74%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) Relational Database
2 20 (14.71%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.41%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 76 (55.88%) Finance
2 41 (30.15%) Banking
3 13 (9.56%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.88%) Back Office
5 4 (2.94%) Front Office
5 4 (2.94%) Legal
5 4 (2.94%) Advertising
6 3 (2.21%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) XML
2 5 (3.68%) .NET
3 4 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (2.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.47%) SOAP
4 2 (1.47%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.18%) Equities
3 19 (13.97%) Derivative
4 18 (13.24%) Credit Risk
5 13 (9.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) UNIX
2 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (47.79%) Business Analysis
2 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.85%) Project Management
4 24 (17.65%) Investment Management
5 19 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (10.29%) Data Analysis
8 12 (8.82%) Workflow
8 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (8.09%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.62%) UML
10 9 (6.62%) User Stories
11 8 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
11 8 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.41%) Use Case
14 5 (3.68%) CRM
14 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.68%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.79%) SQL
2 19 (13.97%) Python
3 7 (5.15%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.74%) Perl
4 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.94%) Business Objects
2 4 (2.94%) Informatica
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle
4 2 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.74%) Tableau
5 1 (0.74%) Mantas
5 1 (0.74%) Actimize
5 1 (0.74%) Google
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