The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 13 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.92% - 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% - 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 47 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 71.15% 94.00% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 54
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Lothian region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in West Lothian

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) XQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) BPMN
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XSLT
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) XQuery
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft