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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 72 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 69 145 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.90% 4.71% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 5.27% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 91 92
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £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
2121 2754 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.44% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1744 1854
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -17 37 £47,500 -7.76% 2
Glasgow -1 28 £39,250 -21.50% 3
Dundee +1 1 £42,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £34,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (28.10%) Project Management
4 30 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (15.70%) Banking
7 16 (13.22%) User Stories
8 15 (12.40%) Degree
9 14 (11.57%) Asset Management
10 13 (10.74%) ISEB
11 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
11 12 (9.92%) Analytics
11 12 (9.92%) User Experience
12 11 (9.09%) Big Data
12 11 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.26%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.44%) SQL
14 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (7.44%) Data Flow Diagram
15 8 (6.61%) SDLC
15 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
15 8 (6.61%) Front Office
15 8 (6.61%) Test Scripting
15 8 (6.61%) QA
15 8 (6.61%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (6.61%) Investment Banking
15 8 (6.61%) Derivative
16 7 (5.79%) Manual Testing
16 7 (5.79%) Test Strategy

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 3 (2.48%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.48%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.48%) SAS
2 1 (0.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) JBoss
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.48%) Stata
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) InDesign
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Sonata
1 4 (3.31%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) Big Data
3 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.48%) HBase
4 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.48%) Sqoop
5 2 (1.65%) ActiveReports
5 2 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Front Office
3 8 (6.61%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.96%) Marketing
5 5 (4.13%) Retail
6 4 (3.31%) Back Office
6 4 (3.31%) Law
7 3 (2.48%) Games
7 3 (2.48%) Legal
7 3 (2.48%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.48%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (60.33%) Analyst
2 62 (51.24%) Business Analyst
3 8 (6.61%) Architect
3 8 (6.61%) IT Analyst
4 7 (5.79%) Business IT Analyst
4 7 (5.79%) IT Business Analyst
4 7 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (4.96%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (4.96%) Tester
6 5 (4.13%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Consultant
6 5 (4.13%) Graduate
6 5 (4.13%) Graduate Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Product Manager
6 5 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.31%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 4 (3.31%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
7 4 (3.31%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) Web Services
2 3 (2.48%) D3.js
3 2 (1.65%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.65%) MDX
4 1 (0.83%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.83%) CGI
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) HTML5
4 1 (0.83%) JPA
4 1 (0.83%) JSF
4 1 (0.83%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) User Experience
3 8 (6.61%) Derivative
4 6 (4.96%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (4.13%) Internet of Things
5 5 (4.13%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.31%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.48%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.48%) Informatics
7 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.48%) Statistics
8 2 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.65%) EPoS
8 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 2 (1.65%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.10%) Project Management
3 30 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.22%) User Stories
5 14 (11.57%) Asset Management
6 12 (9.92%) Analytics
7 11 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (8.26%) Process Improvement
8 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.44%) Data Flow Diagram
10 8 (6.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (6.61%) SDLC
10 8 (6.61%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.79%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (5.79%) Manual Testing
11 7 (5.79%) Test Strategy
12 6 (4.96%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.96%) Regression Testing
12 6 (4.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) Java
3 4 (3.31%) C
3 4 (3.31%) R
4 3 (2.48%) Python
4 3 (2.48%) Scala
4 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) C++
5 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) JCL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
2 13 (10.74%) ISEB
3 6 (4.96%) CBAP
3 6 (4.96%) IIBA
4 4 (3.31%) CFA
5 3 (2.48%) CISM
5 3 (2.48%) CISSP
6 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) MiFID
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Oozie
2 1 (0.83%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Charles River
3 6 (4.96%) Cognizant
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle
4 5 (4.13%) Tableau
5 4 (3.31%) Avaloq
5 4 (3.31%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.31%) FNZ
5 4 (3.31%) SunGard
6 3 (2.48%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 3 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.65%) Cognos
7 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.65%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) Linedata
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh or Glasgow
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Salary: £23,383 - £26,448 + ICT Pay Supplement
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh or Glasgow
The Scottish Government
Salary: £23,383 - £26,448 + ICT Pay Supplement
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago