Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Business System Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 211 211
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 18 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.35% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 21
Scotland median annual salary £36,500 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.95% -24.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £41,275 £52,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4944 5584 6079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.10% 95.65% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3370 3826
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Scotland

Business Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +30 9 £40,000 +14.29%
Dumfries and Galloway - 7 £36,500 -
Aberdeen +1 1 £36,500 -18.89%
Edinburgh -9 1 - - 1
Business Systems Analyst
UK

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Business Systems 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 Scotland region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (38.89%) Multichannel Retail
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) DSDM
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
1 7 (38.89%) Multichannel Retail
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Case Management
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) IFS
2 1 (5.56%) Infor
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
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