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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis 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 Analysis
Rank 50 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 121 132 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.08% 4.25% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 4.89% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 79 77 84
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +22 62 £50,000 - 6
Glasgow -17 48 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Argyll and Bute - 6 £31,500 -
West Lothian +8 4 £41,750 +4.37% 1
Aberdeen +4 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Lothian - 3 - -
Stirling -8 2 - -
Dundee - 2 - -
Renfrewshire -3 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 138 (48.94%) Finance
2 83 (29.43%) Project Management
3 82 (29.08%) Banking
4 77 (27.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (22.70%) SQL
6 45 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
7 44 (15.60%) BusinessObjects
8 43 (15.25%) Degree
8 43 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (14.54%) Oracle
10 38 (13.48%) Asset Management
11 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
11 36 (12.77%) Test Scripting
12 33 (11.70%) SAS
13 32 (11.35%) Python
14 31 (10.99%) ISEB
14 31 (10.99%) MS Office
15 30 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
17 28 (9.93%) User Experience
18 27 (9.57%) SAP
18 27 (9.57%) Spanish Language
19 26 (9.22%) Data Analysis
19 26 (9.22%) PRINCE2
19 26 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
20 23 (8.16%) Data Modelling
20 23 (8.16%) Investment Banking
21 22 (7.80%) Waterfall

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (11.70%) SAS
2 9 (3.19%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.13%) MS Project Server
4 6 (2.13%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.35%) Documentum
6 1 (0.35%) FileNet
Applications
1 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 31 (10.99%) MS Office
3 7 (2.48%) MS Project
4 6 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) DOC1
6 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.13%) SAP cProjects
2 6 (2.13%) SAP PM
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (1.06%) Markit EDM
4 3 (1.06%) SAP HCM
4 3 (1.06%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.71%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Office 365
1 5 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.13%) Internet
2 3 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (1.06%) VPN
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.60%) BusinessObjects
2 30 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (5.67%) Data Mining
6 13 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.13%) MS Access
10 6 (2.13%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.42%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.42%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.06%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (1.06%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Ant
2 6 (2.13%) SAP CE
2 6 (2.13%) Selenium
3 3 (1.06%) LSMW
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 138 (48.94%) Finance
2 82 (29.08%) Banking
3 27 (9.57%) Spanish Language
4 23 (8.16%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.38%) Front Office
6 15 (5.32%) Billing
7 14 (4.96%) Retail
8 7 (2.48%) Marketing
9 5 (1.77%) Law
10 4 (1.42%) Advertising
11 3 (1.06%) Legal
11 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 199 (70.57%) Analyst
2 154 (54.61%) Business Analyst
3 31 (10.99%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (10.28%) Consultant
4 29 (10.28%) Technical Analyst
4 29 (10.28%) Technical Business Analyst
5 28 (9.93%) Senior Business Analyst
6 24 (8.51%) Project Manager
7 20 (7.09%) Asset Management Analyst
7 20 (7.09%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 12 (4.26%) Data Analyst
9 11 (3.90%) Graduate
10 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Consultant
11 9 (3.19%) Graduate Consultant
11 9 (3.19%) SAP Consultant
11 9 (3.19%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.84%) Architect
12 8 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 8 (2.84%) Developer
12 8 (2.84%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.38%) .NET
1 18 (6.38%) HTML
2 15 (5.32%) CSS
2 15 (5.32%) XML
3 9 (3.19%) Middleware
4 8 (2.84%) SOAP
4 8 (2.84%) Web Services
4 8 (2.84%) XSLT
5 6 (2.13%) SAP PI
6 3 (1.06%) Apache Flex
6 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.71%) LINQ
7 2 (0.71%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.35%) D3.js
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.93%) User Experience
3 18 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.32%) Smart Meter
5 13 (4.61%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.90%) Derivative
7 7 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.42%) Economics
9 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.06%) Biotechnology
10 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.06%) EPoS
11 2 (0.71%) Commodity Exotics
11 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.71%) Pricing Data
11 2 (0.71%) Psychology
11 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.13%) Windows
2 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
2 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.43%) Project Management
2 77 (27.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (13.48%) Asset Management
6 36 (12.77%) Test Scripting
7 26 (9.22%) Data Analysis
7 26 (9.22%) PRINCE2
7 26 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 22 (7.80%) Waterfall
10 21 (7.45%) SDLC
11 19 (6.74%) Six Sigma
12 17 (6.03%) UML
13 15 (5.32%) Change Management
14 14 (4.96%) Data Management
15 13 (4.61%) CRM
16 12 (4.26%) ETL
16 12 (4.26%) Fund Management
16 12 (4.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (22.70%) SQL
2 32 (11.35%) Python
3 21 (7.45%) Java
4 18 (6.38%) C#
5 15 (5.32%) PL/SQL
6 12 (4.26%) C++
7 9 (3.19%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.13%) ABAP
8 6 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.13%) Jython
8 6 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (2.13%) XQuery
9 3 (1.06%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) R
10 1 (0.35%) Scala
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (15.25%) Degree
2 31 (10.99%) ISEB
3 15 (5.32%) IIBA
3 15 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 15 (5.32%) PMP
3 15 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.26%) CBAP
5 10 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.13%) SAP Certification
7 3 (1.06%) MBA
8 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) CIMA
9 1 (0.35%) CISA
9 1 (0.35%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.96%) QA
2 12 (4.26%) Basel II
2 12 (4.26%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.54%) Oracle
3 27 (9.57%) SAP
4 10 (3.55%) Informatica
5 5 (1.77%) Cognos
6 3 (1.06%) Charles River
6 3 (1.06%) Cisco
6 3 (1.06%) Citrix
6 3 (1.06%) Tableau
6 3 (1.06%) Teradata
7 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.71%) Reuters
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) ILOG
8 1 (0.35%) Kofax
8 1 (0.35%) Laserfiche
8 1 (0.35%) MKS
8 1 (0.35%) Sage
8 1 (0.35%) Sybase
8 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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