The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank - 15 15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.85% 8.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.85% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
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 West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 52 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 70
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in West Lothian

Business Analyst
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle