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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 19 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.56% 8.70% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 8.93% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £38,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.69%
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
112 112 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.80% 97.39% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (91.67%) Business Analysis
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 15 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 14 (58.33%) Line Management
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Change Control
5 9 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
6 7 (29.17%) Banking
6 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) Reference Data
7 6 (25.00%) Reuters
7 6 (25.00%) Bloomberg
8 5 (20.83%) Validation
8 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Derivative
9 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
9 4 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) Equities
9 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (4.17%) SQL
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle
10 1 (4.17%) UML
10 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
10 1 (4.17%) RDBMS

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.67%) Equities
3 4 (16.67%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Business Analysis
2 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 15 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 14 (58.33%) Line Management
4 9 (37.50%) Change Control
4 9 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Validation
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Reuters
1 6 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirling
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago