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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 102 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 43 193 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.71% 5.83% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 6.45% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 125 115
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
2259 2992 3143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.61% 90.34% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1886 2007
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,738 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Glasgow -14 21 £35,000 -26.31%
Edinburgh -50 18 £58,250 +22.63% 1
Fife 0 2 £33,250 -18.40%
Dundee +13 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Midlothian - 1 £38,000 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 79 (42.25%) Finance
2 60 (32.09%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (31.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (21.93%) Degree
6 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
7 36 (19.25%) Project Management
8 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 34 (18.18%) Banking
9 29 (15.51%) Oracle
10 26 (13.90%) Retail
11 24 (12.83%) Scrum
12 22 (11.76%) Asset Management
12 22 (11.76%) Data Analysis
13 21 (11.23%) SQL
14 19 (10.16%) Data Mining
14 19 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (10.16%) Management Information System
14 19 (10.16%) Mentoring
15 18 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (9.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (9.09%) User Experience
16 17 (9.09%) Markit EDM
17 16 (8.56%) User Stories
18 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
19 12 (6.42%) Process Improvement
19 12 (6.42%) Investment Banking
19 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
19 12 (6.42%) Windows

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 9 (4.81%) SAS
2 7 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.14%) CMS
4 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.07%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.67%) MS Office
4 4 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.60%) Stata
6 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.09%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.67%) Sonata
3 4 (2.14%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) HFM
4 2 (1.07%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.07%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.07%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.07%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.53%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.07%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.16%) Data Mining
3 18 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (9.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.67%) Base SAS
4 5 (2.67%) OLAP
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (2.67%) SAS EBI
4 5 (2.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (2.14%) Big Data
5 4 (2.14%) MS Access
6 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.07%) ActiveReports
7 2 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.07%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 79 (42.25%) Finance
2 34 (18.18%) Banking
3 26 (13.90%) Retail
4 12 (6.42%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.28%) Local Government
6 7 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.74%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.21%) Front Office
8 3 (1.60%) Games
8 3 (1.60%) Law
8 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.07%) Back Office
9 2 (1.07%) Legal
9 2 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (54.55%) Analyst
2 74 (39.57%) Business Analyst
3 25 (13.37%) Consultant
4 12 (6.42%) Graduate
4 12 (6.42%) IT Analyst
5 11 (5.88%) Developer
6 10 (5.35%) Business IT Analyst
6 10 (5.35%) IT Business Analyst
6 10 (5.35%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (4.81%) Graduate Analyst
8 8 (4.28%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.74%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Asset Management Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Business Consultant
9 7 (3.74%) Designer
9 7 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) UX Designer
10 6 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.74%) .NET
2 6 (3.21%) Web Services
3 5 (2.67%) CSS
3 5 (2.67%) HTML
4 4 (2.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.60%) D3.js
6 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.07%) HTML5
6 2 (1.07%) jQuery
6 2 (1.07%) MDX
6 2 (1.07%) XML
7 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.53%) EDI
7 1 (0.53%) Node.js
7 1 (0.53%) React
7 1 (0.53%) REST
7 1 (0.53%) SOAP
7 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.16%) Management Information System
3 17 (9.09%) User Experience
4 10 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.28%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.74%) Economics
6 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.21%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.21%) Psychology
8 5 (2.67%) Physics
8 5 (2.67%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.60%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.60%) Informatics
10 3 (1.60%) Statistics
11 2 (1.07%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.07%) Pricing Data
11 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.42%) Windows
2 10 (5.35%) Unix
3 5 (2.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.09%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (19.25%) Project Management
4 24 (12.83%) Scrum
5 22 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 22 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 19 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.16%) Mentoring
7 18 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (8.56%) User Stories
9 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
10 12 (6.42%) Process Improvement
11 11 (5.88%) Migration
11 11 (5.88%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.35%) ITIL
13 7 (3.74%) Change Management
13 7 (3.74%) ITIL V3
13 7 (3.74%) SDLC
13 7 (3.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (3.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.23%) SQL
2 6 (3.21%) C#
2 6 (3.21%) Java
3 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.67%) VBA
4 4 (2.14%) C
4 4 (2.14%) R
4 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.60%) Python
5 3 (1.60%) Scala
6 1 (0.53%) C++
6 1 (0.53%) JCL
Qualifications
1 41 (21.93%) Degree
2 9 (4.81%) ISEB
3 7 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) CISM
5 2 (1.07%) CISSP
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.51%) Oracle
3 6 (3.21%) SAP
4 5 (2.67%) Cognos
4 5 (2.67%) Tableau
5 4 (2.14%) Avaloq
5 4 (2.14%) FNZ
6 3 (1.60%) Greenplum
6 3 (1.60%) IBM
7 2 (1.07%) Anaplan
7 2 (1.07%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.07%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.07%) Lotus
7 2 (1.07%) Reuters
8 1 (0.53%) Apple
8 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.53%) iManage
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.53%) SYSPRO
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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