The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 35 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 187 119 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.50% 3.74% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 4.26% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 122 66 102
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,415
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2579 2794 3376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.67% 87.89% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1743 2226
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 115 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Glasgow +14 67 £40,000 -13.97% 4
Aberdeen +6 5 £45,000 -10.00%
West Lothian +2 4 - - 1
Falkirk - 4 £50,000 - 2
Stirling -5 3 - -
Fife +5 2 £38,750 +0.64% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 160 (51.28%) Finance
2 98 (31.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 89 (28.53%) Project Management
4 79 (25.32%) Degree
5 70 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (19.55%) Banking
7 61 (19.55%) Microsoft
8 49 (15.71%) SQL
9 43 (13.78%) Oracle
9 43 (13.78%) SQL Server
10 42 (13.46%) MS Excel
11 40 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (11.86%) Management Information System
14 36 (11.54%) Retail
15 32 (10.26%) User Experience
16 31 (9.94%) Computer Science
16 31 (9.94%) Asset Management
16 31 (9.94%) PRINCE2
17 29 (9.29%) Data Mining
18 27 (8.65%) Scrum
18 27 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (8.65%) Waterfall
18 27 (8.65%) Mentoring
19 25 (8.01%) Migration
20 24 (7.69%) MS Office
20 24 (7.69%) SAP
21 23 (7.37%) ISEB
21 23 (7.37%) Data Analysis

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.45%) SAS
2 11 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.92%) MS Project Server
6 5 (1.60%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.28%) Node.js
8 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Documentum
9 1 (0.32%) FileNet
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.69%) MS Office
3 8 (2.56%) MS Project
4 7 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.28%) Stata
7 1 (0.32%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 20 (6.41%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.60%) SAP cProjects
3 5 (1.60%) SAP PM
4 4 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.28%) HFM
4 4 (1.28%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.28%) SAP BPC
4 4 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.96%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.96%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.96%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.96%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.64%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.92%) SaaS
2 5 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.92%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (0.96%) VPN
3 2 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (9.29%) Data Mining
4 27 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (6.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 16 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.24%) MS Access
11 6 (1.92%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.60%) SAP BW
13 4 (1.28%) Base SAS
13 4 (1.28%) Essbase
13 4 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Ant
2 5 (1.60%) SAP CE
3 4 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.28%) Selenium
4 3 (0.96%) LSMW
5 2 (0.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 160 (51.28%) Finance
2 61 (19.55%) Banking
3 36 (11.54%) Retail
4 23 (7.37%) Investment Banking
5 20 (6.41%) Local Government
6 15 (4.81%) Spanish Language
7 13 (4.17%) Front Office
8 9 (2.88%) Billing
8 9 (2.88%) Marketing
8 9 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.56%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.28%) Games
11 3 (0.96%) Electronics
11 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 185 (59.29%) Analyst
2 129 (41.35%) Business Analyst
3 30 (9.62%) Project Manager
3 30 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (8.65%) Consultant
5 26 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
6 22 (7.05%) Graduate
7 17 (5.45%) Senior Manager
8 15 (4.81%) Senior Project Manager
8 15 (4.81%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (4.81%) Technical Business Analyst
9 14 (4.49%) Asset Management Analyst
9 14 (4.49%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 14 (4.49%) Developer
10 12 (3.85%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (3.21%) IT Analyst
12 10 (3.21%) Test Analyst
13 9 (2.88%) Junior
13 9 (2.88%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.49%) XML
2 12 (3.85%) HTML
3 9 (2.88%) CSS
4 8 (2.56%) .NET
4 8 (2.56%) Middleware
4 8 (2.56%) Web Services
5 7 (2.24%) SOAP
5 7 (2.24%) XSLT
6 5 (1.60%) SAP PI
7 4 (1.28%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.28%) D3.js
7 4 (1.28%) HTML5
8 3 (0.96%) Ajax
8 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.96%) CSS3
8 3 (0.96%) Ember.js
8 3 (0.96%) jQuery
8 3 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 32 (10.26%) User Experience
4 31 (9.94%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.81%) Mathematics
6 12 (3.85%) Economics
7 10 (3.21%) Psychology
8 8 (2.56%) Smart Meter
9 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.92%) Physics
11 5 (1.60%) Derivative
11 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.28%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (1.28%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.28%) Informatics
12 4 (1.28%) Pricing Data
12 4 (1.28%) Statistics
12 4 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.17%) Windows
2 5 (1.60%) Unix
3 4 (1.28%) Linux
4 3 (0.96%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (31.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 89 (28.53%) Project Management
3 70 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (9.94%) Asset Management
5 31 (9.94%) PRINCE2
6 27 (8.65%) Mentoring
6 27 (8.65%) Scrum
6 27 (8.65%) Waterfall
7 25 (8.01%) Migration
8 23 (7.37%) Data Analysis
9 22 (7.05%) SDLC
10 21 (6.73%) Test Scripting
11 19 (6.09%) ITIL
11 19 (6.09%) Process Improvement
12 18 (5.77%) Data Management
13 17 (5.45%) ITIL V3
14 16 (5.13%) Data Governance
14 16 (5.13%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.81%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (15.71%) SQL
2 15 (4.81%) Python
3 13 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.56%) Java
6 7 (2.24%) C#
7 6 (1.92%) Jython
7 6 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 6 (1.92%) XQuery
8 5 (1.60%) ABAP
8 5 (1.60%) VBA
9 4 (1.28%) R
9 4 (1.28%) Scala
10 3 (0.96%) Ruby
11 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (25.32%) Degree
2 23 (7.37%) ISEB
3 20 (6.41%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.56%) PMP
6 7 (2.24%) CBAP
6 7 (2.24%) IIBA
7 5 (1.60%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.96%) MBA
10 2 (0.64%) HND
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.32%) CISM
11 1 (0.32%) CISSP
11 1 (0.32%) PhD
11 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.49%) QA
2 5 (1.60%) Basel II
2 5 (1.60%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 61 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.78%) Oracle
3 24 (7.69%) SAP
4 7 (2.24%) Cognos
5 6 (1.92%) Tableau
6 5 (1.60%) Informatica
7 4 (1.28%) Anaplan
7 4 (1.28%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.28%) Charles River
7 4 (1.28%) Greenplum
7 4 (1.28%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.28%) Reuters
8 3 (0.96%) Cisco
8 3 (0.96%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) Kofax
9 1 (0.32%) Laserfiche
9 1 (0.32%) Pega
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.32%) SYSPRO
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47500.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent basic salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum PLus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Falkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified DOE + flex + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Falkirk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus bonus, pension, health, flexitime
Posted: 19 days ago