Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.65% 11.11% 8.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 11.39% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £32,650 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.51% -23.18% -5.56%
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -10.53% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 81 79 100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.19% 97.53% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 65
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,850 £22,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

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 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 4 (100.00%) Fit Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Fit Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft