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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 60 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 72 118 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.19% 4.03% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.46% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 75 86
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2014 2648 2603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.35% 90.44% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1712 1720
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -5 40 £46,000 -8.00% 5
Glasgow +7 26 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Inverclyde 0 3 £42,500 -
Renfrewshire -3 1 - -
Fife - 1 £35,000 - 2
Midlothian - 1 £34,500 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 47 (37.90%) Project Management
2 46 (37.10%) Finance
3 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (20.16%) Degree
7 23 (18.55%) Analytics
8 17 (13.71%) Functional Testing
8 17 (13.71%) User Stories
8 17 (13.71%) Hadoop
8 17 (13.71%) SQL
9 16 (12.90%) Legal
9 16 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 16 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 15 (12.10%) Workflow
10 15 (12.10%) Apache Pig
10 15 (12.10%) Apache Hive
10 15 (12.10%) Change Control
11 14 (11.29%) R
11 14 (11.29%) Line Management
11 14 (11.29%) Banking
11 14 (11.29%) Python
11 14 (11.29%) Data Mining
11 14 (11.29%) SAS
11 14 (11.29%) ISEB
12 13 (10.48%) Data Modelling
12 13 (10.48%) Asset Management
13 12 (9.68%) Factor Analysis
13 12 (9.68%) Ambari
13 12 (9.68%) Business Analytics

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 15 (12.10%) Apache Pig
2 14 (11.29%) SAS
3 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.81%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) JBoss
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.61%) InDesign
2 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.61%) Stata
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.61%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.61%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.81%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) Hadoop
2 15 (12.10%) Apache Hive
3 14 (11.29%) Data Mining
4 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.06%) Big Data
6 3 (2.42%) HBase
6 3 (2.42%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 46 (37.10%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Legal
3 14 (11.29%) Banking
4 9 (7.26%) Marketing
5 7 (5.65%) Front Office
5 7 (5.65%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.03%) Back Office
7 3 (2.42%) Law
7 3 (2.42%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.61%) Games
8 2 (1.61%) Retail
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (56.45%) Analyst
2 58 (46.77%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.87%) Consultant
4 10 (8.06%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (6.45%) Architect
5 8 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Data Scientist
6 6 (4.84%) IT Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.03%) Business IT Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Tester
8 4 (3.23%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Hadoop Consultant
8 4 (3.23%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
2 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.61%) D3.js
4 1 (0.81%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.81%) CGI
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) JPA
4 1 (0.81%) JSF
4 1 (0.81%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) User Experience
3 8 (6.45%) Derivative
4 6 (4.84%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (4.03%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.42%) SCADA
7 2 (1.61%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.61%) EPoS
7 2 (1.61%) Informatics
7 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) Statistics
7 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Android
2 2 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.90%) Project Management
2 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (18.55%) Analytics
5 17 (13.71%) Functional Testing
5 17 (13.71%) User Stories
6 16 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 16 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 15 (12.10%) Change Control
7 15 (12.10%) Workflow
8 14 (11.29%) Line Management
9 13 (10.48%) Asset Management
9 13 (10.48%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.68%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 12 (9.68%) Business Analytics
10 12 (9.68%) Case Management
10 12 (9.68%) Factor Analysis
10 12 (9.68%) KYC
10 12 (9.68%) Machine Learning
10 12 (9.68%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.71%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) Python
2 14 (11.29%) R
3 6 (4.84%) Java
4 2 (1.61%) Scala
4 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) JCL
5 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (20.16%) Degree
2 14 (11.29%) ISEB
3 6 (4.84%) CBAP
3 6 (4.84%) IIBA
4 4 (3.23%) CFA
5 2 (1.61%) CISM
5 2 (1.61%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) HDFS
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) Ambari
2 3 (2.42%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Charles River
3 6 (4.84%) Cognizant
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.23%) SunGard
6 3 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.61%) Adobe
7 2 (1.61%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.61%) Tableau
7 2 (1.61%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.81%) FNZ
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Linedata
8 1 (0.81%) SAP
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