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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 57 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 56 72 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.43% 5.76% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 5.99% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 31
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £36,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1235 1202 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.78% 96.08% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 806 881
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 53 (49.53%) Business Analysis
2 46 (42.99%) Finance
3 30 (28.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (18.69%) Degree
5 19 (17.76%) GAP Analysis
6 18 (16.82%) SAP
6 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.89%) SQL
8 16 (14.95%) Banking
8 16 (14.95%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (14.02%) Process Improvement
9 15 (14.02%) Project Management
9 15 (14.02%) ISEB
10 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (13.08%) SDLC
11 10 (9.35%) Line Management
11 10 (9.35%) SAP MM
11 10 (9.35%) Logistics
12 9 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (7.48%) Data Mining
13 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (6.54%) SAS
14 7 (6.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (6.54%) IIBA
14 7 (6.54%) CBAP
14 7 (6.54%) Test Scripting
14 7 (6.54%) Spanish Language
14 7 (6.54%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.54%) User Experience

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (6.54%) SAS
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) SAP MM
2 5 (4.67%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.93%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) SAP cProjects
3 1 (0.93%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.93%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (7.48%) Data Mining
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 46 (42.99%) Finance
2 16 (14.95%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Spanish Language
4 6 (5.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) REST
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) User Experience
3 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.53%) Business Analysis
2 30 (28.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (17.76%) GAP Analysis
4 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.95%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (14.02%) Process Improvement
6 15 (14.02%) Project Management
7 14 (13.08%) SDLC
8 10 (9.35%) Line Management
8 10 (9.35%) Logistics
9 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.54%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.54%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.61%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (3.74%) Project Governance
13 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.89%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) Java
2 4 (3.74%) Python
3 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Degree
2 15 (14.02%) ISEB
3 7 (6.54%) CBAP
3 7 (6.54%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) Basel II
1 4 (3.74%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) SAP
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.87%) Informatica
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Sybase
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