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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 36 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 83 76 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.42% 5.49% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 5.69% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 29
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 99 (63.06%) Finance
2 85 (54.14%) SQL
3 62 (39.49%) Business Analysis
4 49 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (29.94%) Banking
6 37 (23.57%) Project Management
7 28 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (17.20%) Data Modelling
8 27 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (14.65%) Data Analysis
10 21 (13.38%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (12.10%) Oracle
11 19 (12.10%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (12.10%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (11.46%) SDLC
13 17 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (10.83%) Derivative
14 16 (10.19%) Data Management
14 16 (10.19%) Data Mapping
15 15 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (8.92%) Oracle EBS
16 14 (8.92%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (8.92%) Investment Management
16 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
16 14 (8.92%) Software Delivery
16 14 (8.92%) Logical Data Model
16 14 (8.92%) Metadata Management
17 13 (8.28%) Python
17 13 (8.28%) SAS

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.28%) SAS
2 2 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.27%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.64%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.64%) Primavera
5 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.64%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (7.01%) RDBMS
3 11 (7.01%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.10%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Toad
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 99 (63.06%) Finance
2 47 (29.94%) Banking
3 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 11 (7.01%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.82%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.18%) Legal
6 5 (3.18%) Front Office
7 3 (1.91%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Back Office
8 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.27%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) XML
2 3 (1.91%) SOAP
2 3 (1.91%) Web Services
2 3 (1.91%) REST
3 2 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.83%) Derivative
3 12 (7.64%) Equities
4 9 (5.73%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.46%) User Experience
7 4 (2.55%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.55%) Economics
7 4 (2.55%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.55%) Commodity Exotics
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.64%) FMCG
9 1 (0.64%) iPhone
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.91%) UNIX
2 1 (0.64%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (39.49%) Business Analysis
2 49 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.57%) Project Management
4 28 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (17.20%) Data Modelling
6 23 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (14.65%) Data Analysis
7 19 (12.10%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (12.10%) GAP Analysis
8 18 (11.46%) SDLC
9 17 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (10.19%) Data Mapping
10 16 (10.19%) Data Management
11 14 (8.92%) Investment Management
11 14 (8.92%) Dimensional Modelling
11 14 (8.92%) Logical Data Model
11 14 (8.92%) Software Delivery
11 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
11 14 (8.92%) Metadata Management
12 11 (7.01%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 85 (54.14%) SQL
2 13 (8.28%) Python
3 9 (5.73%) Java
4 4 (2.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.82%) IIBA
2 6 (3.82%) CBAP
2 6 (3.82%) ISEB
3 3 (1.91%) Degree
4 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.64%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (12.10%) Oracle
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.55%) SAP
4 2 (1.27%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.64%) Kofax
5 1 (0.64%) FatWire
5 1 (0.64%) Intel
5 1 (0.64%) Informatica
5 1 (0.64%) Cognos
5 1 (0.64%) Sybase
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