The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 153 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 16 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 12
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
Business Systems Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the Scotland region.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
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 Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +3 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Glasgow +2 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Renfrewshire - 3 £50,000 -
Business Systems Analyst
UK

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (35.71%) SDLC
6 9 (32.14%) Workflow
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (32.14%) Primavera
6 9 (32.14%) Toad
6 9 (32.14%) SQLPlus
7 8 (28.57%) Time Management
8 7 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (25.00%) Degree
8 7 (25.00%) ISEB
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 6 (21.43%) Investment Management
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
10 5 (17.86%) Billing
10 5 (17.86%) Front Office
10 5 (17.86%) Charles River
10 5 (17.86%) Change Management
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Financials

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (32.14%) Primavera
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (14.29%) Markit EDM
5 3 (10.71%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (7.14%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Toad
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Billing
2 5 (17.86%) Front Office
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) Equities
4 1 (3.57%) Economics
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) SDLC
3 9 (32.14%) Workflow
4 8 (28.57%) Time Management
5 7 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Investment Management
7 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
8 4 (14.29%) Fund Management
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 2 (7.14%) ERP
10 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ISEB
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Charles River
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft