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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 65 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.68% 5.52% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 5.71% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 28
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,375 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 62 (52.99%) Finance
2 51 (43.59%) Business Analysis
3 32 (27.35%) Banking
4 29 (24.79%) SQL
5 25 (21.37%) Project Management
6 22 (18.80%) Degree
7 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (16.24%) GAP Analysis
10 17 (14.53%) ISEB
11 16 (13.68%) Python
12 15 (12.82%) SAP
12 15 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (11.11%) User Experience
14 12 (10.26%) SAS
14 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (10.26%) IIBA
14 12 (10.26%) CBAP
14 12 (10.26%) Spanish Language
14 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
15 11 (9.40%) Web Services
15 11 (9.40%) Java
16 10 (8.55%) Line Management
17 9 (7.69%) Process Improvement
17 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
17 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
17 9 (7.69%) Amazon AWS

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 12 (10.26%) SAS
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.85%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) SAP MM
2 5 (4.27%) SAP SCM
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.85%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP cProjects
4 1 (0.85%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.85%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (0.85%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.98%) Data Mining
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
General
1 62 (52.99%) Finance
2 32 (27.35%) Banking
3 12 (10.26%) Spanish Language
4 9 (7.69%) Retail
4 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.27%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) REST
2 2 (1.71%) SOAP
2 2 (1.71%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.11%) User Experience
3 7 (5.98%) Derivative
4 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Business Analysis
2 25 (21.37%) Project Management
3 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.24%) GAP Analysis
6 15 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
9 10 (8.55%) Line Management
10 9 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.69%) Process Improvement
11 8 (6.84%) Logistics
12 7 (5.98%) Data Management
12 7 (5.98%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.27%) Data Mapping
13 5 (4.27%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.27%) Dimensional Modelling
13 5 (4.27%) Master Data Management
13 5 (4.27%) Software Delivery
13 5 (4.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) SQL
2 16 (13.68%) Python
3 11 (9.40%) Java
4 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.85%) ABAP
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (18.80%) Degree
2 17 (14.53%) ISEB
3 12 (10.26%) CBAP
3 12 (10.26%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Basel II
1 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.42%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) SAP
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) Informatica
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.85%) Pegasus
3 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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