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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 14 8 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 13.08% 12.31% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.21% 12.50% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +10.34%
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
106 64 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 99.07% 98.46% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 125
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 £36,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 24 December 2014. 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 - 1
Business Analyst
Scotland

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (81.82%) Finance
2 33 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 20 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (43.18%) Project Management
5 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (38.64%) Mentoring
6 16 (36.36%) Line Management
7 12 (27.27%) Banking
8 10 (22.73%) Change Management
8 10 (22.73%) Change Control
8 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
11 5 (11.36%) UML
12 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
12 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
13 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
13 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (6.82%) Coaching
14 2 (4.55%) SQL
14 2 (4.55%) Oracle
14 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
14 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
15 1 (2.27%) Sybase
15 1 (2.27%) MS Office
15 1 (2.27%) ITIL
15 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
15 1 (2.27%) OO

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 36 (81.82%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 20 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
3 19 (43.18%) Project Management
4 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (38.64%) Mentoring
5 16 (36.36%) Line Management
6 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (22.73%) Change Control
6 10 (22.73%) Change Management
7 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) UML
9 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.82%) Coaching
11 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.27%) Logistics
11 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
11 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Sybase
2 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.27%) Pega