The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - - 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 20 38 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 95.24% 97.44% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 80
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Aberdeen

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Aberdeen

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) SAP HCM
1 5 (83.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Degree

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP HCM
1 5 (83.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Economics
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft