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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 13 11 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 11.59% 6.45% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.03% 6.45% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
158 31 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 96.34% 100.00% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 104 13 92
Average salary £46,500 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Stirling

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 21 (63.64%) Business Analysis
3 17 (51.52%) Project Management
4 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (33.33%) Banking
6 9 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (24.24%) Front Office
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
8 6 (18.18%) Derivative
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (15.15%) Change Management
10 4 (12.12%) Legal
10 4 (12.12%) PRINCE
10 4 (12.12%) Murex
10 4 (12.12%) Calypso
10 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL
10 4 (12.12%) UNIX
10 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
10 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.12%) Change Control
11 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
11 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 3 (9.09%) Sybase
11 3 (9.09%) ERP
11 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.12%) MS Visio
1 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) OLAP
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Selenium
1 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.06%) Concordion
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
3 8 (24.24%) Front Office
4 4 (12.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (18.18%) Derivative
2 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.06%) Equities
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 17 (51.52%) Project Management
3 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) PRINCE
6 4 (12.12%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) DNA
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Validation
8 2 (6.06%) SSADM
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
2 4 (12.12%) Murex
2 4 (12.12%) Calypso
3 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 3 (9.09%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) SAP