The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 72 68 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.05% 5.36% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 5.61% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 40
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1380 1212 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.71% 95.51% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 860 837 569
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Scotland

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 24 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 81 (57.45%) Finance
2 64 (45.39%) Business Analysis
3 57 (40.43%) SQL
4 43 (30.50%) Banking
5 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (19.86%) Project Management
7 26 (18.44%) Investment Management
8 25 (17.73%) Relational Database
9 24 (17.02%) Equities
10 22 (15.60%) RDBMS
11 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (12.06%) Workflow
13 15 (10.64%) Derivative
13 15 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (10.64%) Python
14 14 (9.93%) XML
14 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.93%) Fixed Income
14 14 (9.93%) Credit Risk
15 13 (9.22%) Data Analysis
15 13 (9.22%) UNIX
16 11 (7.80%) UML
16 11 (7.80%) MS Office
17 10 (7.09%) MS Visio
17 10 (7.09%) Investment Banking
18 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
19 8 (5.67%) Back Office
19 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
19 8 (5.67%) Business Process Mapping
19 8 (5.67%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Office
2 10 (7.09%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.73%) Relational Database
2 22 (15.60%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.71%) Subversion
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 81 (57.45%) Finance
2 43 (30.50%) Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.67%) Back Office
5 5 (3.55%) Front Office
6 4 (2.84%) Advertising
7 2 (1.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.93%) XML
2 4 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (2.84%) Web Services
2 4 (2.84%) .NET
3 2 (1.42%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.42%) SOAP
4 1 (0.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) Equities
2 15 (10.64%) Derivative
3 14 (9.93%) Fixed Income
3 14 (9.93%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
6 1 (0.71%) Economics
6 1 (0.71%) iPhone
6 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.22%) UNIX
2 2 (1.42%) Android
2 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.39%) Business Analysis
2 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.86%) Project Management
4 26 (18.44%) Investment Management
5 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.06%) Workflow
7 15 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (9.22%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.80%) UML
11 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.67%) Business Process Mapping
11 8 (5.67%) User Stories
12 7 (4.96%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.26%) Data Modelling
14 5 (3.55%) CRM
14 5 (3.55%) Scrum
15 4 (2.84%) Use Case
15 4 (2.84%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.43%) SQL
2 15 (10.64%) Python
3 4 (2.84%) Java
4 2 (1.42%) Perl
4 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) Informatica
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle
4 3 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.42%) SAP
6 1 (0.71%) Tableau
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
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