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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 151 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 12 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.41% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.43% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 15
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £39,400 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
2733 3000 3813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 95.48% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1877 2483
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 5 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow -7 5 £34,500 -6.75% 2
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Business Systems Analyst
UK

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (34.78%) SQL
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (13.04%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.04%) Equities
5 3 (13.04%) Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Front Office
5 3 (13.04%) Market Making
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.70%) Intranet
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Office 365
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Front Office
2 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Equities
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Market Making
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Baan
1 1 (4.35%) Charles River
1 1 (4.35%) IFS
1 1 (4.35%) Infor
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) SAP
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