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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 51 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 41 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.97% 5.14% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 5.38% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 21
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £30,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £52,500 £47,500
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
989 1097 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.83% 95.64% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 669 664 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 22 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 56 (50.91%) Finance
2 45 (40.91%) SQL
3 44 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 36 (32.73%) Banking
5 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (16.36%) Project Management
8 16 (14.55%) Data Modelling
8 16 (14.55%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (12.73%) Equities
9 14 (12.73%) Relational Database
10 13 (11.82%) Investment Management
11 12 (10.91%) Credit Risk
11 12 (10.91%) Derivative
11 12 (10.91%) Python
12 11 (10.00%) RDBMS
12 11 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (9.09%) XML
14 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
14 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
14 8 (7.27%) UML
15 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.36%) Fixed Income
15 7 (6.36%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
15 7 (6.36%) ERD
16 6 (5.45%) User Stories
16 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.91%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.73%) BODI
5 3 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 56 (50.91%) Finance
2 36 (32.73%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Back Office
5 4 (3.64%) Legal
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Marketing
6 3 (2.73%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.91%) French Language
8 1 (0.91%) German Language
8 1 (0.91%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) XML
2 7 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.91%) XSLT
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.73%) Equities
3 12 (10.91%) Derivative
3 12 (10.91%) Credit Risk
4 7 (6.36%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.82%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.36%) Project Management
3 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.55%) Data Modelling
4 16 (14.55%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (11.82%) Investment Management
6 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.27%) UML
8 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (6.36%) ERD
9 6 (5.45%) User Stories
9 6 (5.45%) ETL
9 6 (5.45%) Workflow
9 6 (5.45%) BPR
10 5 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.55%) System Testing
11 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (40.91%) SQL
2 12 (10.91%) Python
3 6 (5.45%) Java
4 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (0.91%) Degree
1 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) COREP
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 5 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 3 (2.73%) SAP
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle
3 1 (0.91%) Mantas
3 1 (0.91%) Actimize
3 1 (0.91%) Google
3 1 (0.91%) Tableau
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