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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 76 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 62 121 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.73% 4.17% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 4.59% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 42 81 69
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £60,000 £55,000
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
2056 2636 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.37% 90.87% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1672 1731
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -16 40 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Glasgow -11 16 £44,500 -2.19% 3
Inverclyde -3 2 £42,500 -
Fife - 2 £35,000 - 1
Renfrewshire -3 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £34,500 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (41.60%) Finance
2 41 (32.80%) Project Management
3 35 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (18.40%) Degree
7 20 (16.00%) Analytics
8 19 (15.20%) SQL
9 17 (13.60%) Legal
9 17 (13.60%) Risk Management
10 16 (12.80%) Banking
10 16 (12.80%) Data Analysis
10 16 (12.80%) Line Management
11 15 (12.00%) Apache Pig
11 15 (12.00%) User Stories
11 15 (12.00%) Functional Testing
11 15 (12.00%) Apache Hive
11 15 (12.00%) Change Control
11 15 (12.00%) Hadoop
11 15 (12.00%) Data Modelling
12 14 (11.20%) ISEB
12 14 (11.20%) Workflow
12 14 (11.20%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (10.40%) Asset Management
14 12 (9.60%) SAS
14 12 (9.60%) Data Mining
14 12 (9.60%) Python
14 12 (9.60%) Regression Analysis
14 12 (9.60%) R
14 12 (9.60%) Machine Learning

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 (12.00%) Apache Pig
2 12 (9.60%) SAS
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) JBoss
4 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.20%) MS Office
2 2 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.60%) InDesign
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.20%) SunGard APT
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.60%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.60%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.80%) Line 500
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.80%) Sage BI
4 1 (0.80%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.80%) Sonata
4 1 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) Apache Hive
1 15 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (9.60%) Data Mining
3 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.40%) Big Data
5 3 (2.40%) HBase
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.40%) Sqoop
6 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) JIRA
General
1 52 (41.60%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Legal
3 16 (12.80%) Banking
4 8 (6.40%) Marketing
5 7 (5.60%) Back Office
5 7 (5.60%) Front Office
5 7 (5.60%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Retail
7 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.40%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (60.80%) Analyst
2 67 (53.60%) Business Analyst
3 13 (10.40%) Consultant
4 11 (8.80%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (7.20%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Architect
7 7 (5.60%) IT Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Data Scientist
10 4 (3.20%) Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Hadoop Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Product Manager
10 4 (3.20%) SAS Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) .NET
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.80%) Apache CXF
3 1 (0.80%) CGI
3 1 (0.80%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.80%) JPA
3 1 (0.80%) jQuery
3 1 (0.80%) JSF
3 1 (0.80%) RichFaces
3 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) User Experience
3 8 (6.40%) Derivative
4 6 (4.80%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (4.00%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.40%) SCADA
7 2 (1.60%) EPoS
7 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.80%) Android
1 1 (0.80%) Windows
1 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) Project Management
2 35 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.00%) Analytics
5 17 (13.60%) Risk Management
6 16 (12.80%) Data Analysis
6 16 (12.80%) Line Management
7 15 (12.00%) Change Control
7 15 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 15 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 15 (12.00%) User Stories
8 14 (11.20%) Requirements Analysis
8 14 (11.20%) Workflow
9 13 (10.40%) Asset Management
10 12 (9.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 12 (9.60%) Business Analytics
10 12 (9.60%) Factor Analysis
10 12 (9.60%) KYC
10 12 (9.60%) Machine Learning
10 12 (9.60%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.20%) SQL
2 12 (9.60%) Python
2 12 (9.60%) R
3 3 (2.40%) C#
3 3 (2.40%) Java
4 2 (1.60%) C
4 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.40%) Degree
2 14 (11.20%) ISEB
3 7 (5.60%) IIBA
4 6 (4.80%) CBAP
5 4 (3.20%) CFA
6 2 (1.60%) CISM
6 2 (1.60%) CISSP
6 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) GDPR
2 1 (0.80%) MiFID
2 1 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) HDFS
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) Ambari
2 3 (2.40%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Charles River
2 7 (5.60%) Cognizant
3 4 (3.20%) Bloomberg
3 4 (3.20%) SunGard
4 3 (2.40%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 2 (1.60%) Adobe
5 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.60%) Vermilion
6 1 (0.80%) Apple
6 1 (0.80%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.80%) FNZ
6 1 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.80%) Linedata
6 1 (0.80%) Sage
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
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