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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 24 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.66% 8.77% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.77% 9.52% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
52 105 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 98.11% 92.11% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 61
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 4 (66.67%) Pricing Data
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (66.67%) Reuters
2 4 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Pricing Data
1 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Bloomberg
1 4 (66.67%) Reuters