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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 34 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 78 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.46% 4.51% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 4.65% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £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
1107 1289 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.71% 96.99% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 728 824 669
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 95 (58.64%) Finance
2 61 (37.65%) SQL
3 57 (35.19%) Business Analysis
4 56 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (27.16%) Banking
6 37 (22.84%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (14.20%) Project Management
10 22 (13.58%) Oracle
10 22 (13.58%) Business Objects
11 21 (12.96%) Data Analysis
12 19 (11.73%) Oracle EBS
12 19 (11.73%) Data Modelling
12 19 (11.73%) SDLC
13 18 (11.11%) Python
13 18 (11.11%) Java
14 17 (10.49%) Oracle EBS R12
14 17 (10.49%) Waterfall
15 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (9.88%) Equities
16 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
16 15 (9.26%) Oracle Financials
16 15 (9.26%) Data Mapping
16 15 (9.26%) Logical Data Model
17 14 (8.64%) Software Delivery
17 14 (8.64%) Metadata Management
17 14 (8.64%) Dimensional Modelling
17 14 (8.64%) MS Excel
17 14 (8.64%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (8.02%) SAS
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.62%) Documentum
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 6 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) MS Project
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (11.73%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (10.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (9.26%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (6.79%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (4.94%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (4.94%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (4.94%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (4.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (4.32%) SAP CO
7 7 (4.32%) SAP FI
8 6 (3.70%) SAP SD
8 6 (3.70%) SAP R/3
9 5 (3.09%) Oracle SCM
9 5 (3.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (1.23%) Primavera
11 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.62%) SAP MM
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.79%) RDBMS
3 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.85%) BODI
6 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.23%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) DecisionStream
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.62%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Toad
2 1 (0.62%) JIRA
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 95 (58.64%) Finance
2 44 (27.16%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Private Banking
4 7 (4.32%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.23%) German Language
7 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) Web Services
2 1 (0.62%) XML
2 1 (0.62%) XSLT
2 1 (0.62%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Equities
3 13 (8.02%) Derivative
4 11 (6.79%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.70%) FMCG
6 5 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.47%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Xbox
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.19%) Business Analysis
2 56 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (14.20%) Project Management
5 21 (12.96%) Data Analysis
6 19 (11.73%) Data Modelling
6 19 (11.73%) SDLC
7 17 (10.49%) Waterfall
8 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (9.26%) Logical Data Model
9 15 (9.26%) Data Mapping
10 14 (8.64%) Dimensional Modelling
10 14 (8.64%) Software Delivery
10 14 (8.64%) Metadata Management
10 14 (8.64%) Workflow
11 13 (8.02%) Data Management
11 13 (8.02%) Investment Management
12 12 (7.41%) Time Management
13 11 (6.79%) Change Management
14 10 (6.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.65%) SQL
2 18 (11.11%) Java
2 18 (11.11%) Python
3 10 (6.17%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.23%) ABAP
6 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.02%) Degree
2 4 (2.47%) CCA
2 4 (2.47%) ACCA
2 4 (2.47%) CIMA
3 2 (1.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Oracle
1 22 (13.58%) Business Objects
2 12 (7.41%) SAP
2 12 (7.41%) Pegasus
3 7 (4.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.85%) Cognos
5 2 (1.23%) Pega
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) Intel
6 1 (0.62%) Kofax
6 1 (0.62%) FatWire
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