The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 11 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 13.91% 12.31% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.16% 12.31% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 65 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 98.26% 100.00% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 106
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,125 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Stirling

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
(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
Stirlingshire - 1 £47,000 -
Business Analyst
Scotland

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Business 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 41 (85.42%) Finance
2 38 (79.17%) Business Analysis
3 24 (50.00%) Project Management
3 24 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (47.92%) Mentoring
5 22 (45.83%) Line Management
6 16 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (29.17%) Change Control
8 12 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (22.92%) Banking
10 10 (20.83%) Change Management
11 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
13 5 (10.42%) UML
14 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
15 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
15 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
15 3 (6.25%) Coaching
16 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
16 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
17 1 (2.08%) MiFID
17 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
17 1 (2.08%) Pega
17 1 (2.08%) Toad
17 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
17 1 (2.08%) ISEB
17 1 (2.08%) OO
17 1 (2.08%) SQL
17 1 (2.08%) Oracle

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Business 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 41 (85.42%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Business Analysis
2 24 (50.00%) Project Management
2 24 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 23 (47.92%) Mentoring
4 22 (45.83%) Line Management
5 16 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (29.17%) Change Control
7 12 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (20.83%) Change Management
9 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.42%) UML
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
12 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.25%) Coaching
13 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (2.08%) OO
14 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Pega
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle