Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.67% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary £55,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -10.53%

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 181 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 96.79% 95.45% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 55
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.04%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,050 £28,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in West Lothian over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 21 January 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 - 4 £55,000 - 1
Business Analysis
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) E-Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle