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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 18 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.48% 8.00% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.78% 8.33% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -
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
102 96 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 97.14% 96.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 12
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +22.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (57.14%) Banking
1 12 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 11 (52.38%) Reuters
2 11 (52.38%) Bloomberg
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Reference Data
4 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) Validation
5 7 (33.33%) Equities
5 7 (33.33%) Derivative
5 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
9 2 (9.52%) Line Management
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Billing
10 1 (4.76%) Change Management
10 1 (4.76%) SQL
10 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) SDLC
10 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
1 12 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Reference Data
2 7 (33.33%) Equities
2 7 (33.33%) Derivative
3 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Reuters
1 11 (52.38%) Bloomberg