Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.51% 2.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
West Lothian median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% +7.32% +2.50%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 184 138 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 92.46% 90.20% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 83 52 62
West Lothian median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,350 £24,175 £26,375
90th Percentile £68,500 £57,000 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis 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 in West Lothian.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in West Lothian

Business Analysis
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Livingston -6 5 £35,000 -28.21%
Business Analysis
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree