The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 25 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 115 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.67% 3.93% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 4.65% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 76 22 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,350 £31,812
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1224 1033 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.65% 84.60% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 812 638 669
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 119 (54.84%) Finance
2 56 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (25.35%) PRINCE
4 48 (22.12%) Banking
5 46 (21.20%) MS Project
6 45 (20.74%) Degree
7 43 (19.82%) SQL
8 39 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (16.59%) Retail
10 33 (15.21%) Retail Banking
11 30 (13.82%) MS Office
11 30 (13.82%) Project Management
11 30 (13.82%) ISEB
12 29 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (12.90%) Java
14 27 (12.44%) Python
15 25 (11.52%) XML
16 19 (8.76%) HTML
16 19 (8.76%) Oracle
17 17 (7.83%) CSS
17 17 (7.83%) Web Services
18 16 (7.37%) SQL Server
18 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
18 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database
18 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
19 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Management
19 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
19 15 (6.91%) C#
19 15 (6.91%) WebLogic
19 15 (6.91%) Asset Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.91%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (5.53%) SAS
4 8 (3.69%) Node.js
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 46 (21.20%) MS Project
2 30 (13.82%) MS Office
3 9 (4.15%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) Line 500
1 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.37%) SQL Server
1 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database
1 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.30%) Big Data
5 4 (1.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (1.84%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.46%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Ant
2 4 (1.84%) JIRA
3 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.38%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.46%) Subversion
4 1 (0.46%) Toad
General
1 119 (54.84%) Finance
2 48 (22.12%) Banking
3 36 (16.59%) Retail
4 33 (15.21%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.61%) Marketing
6 5 (2.30%) Front Office
7 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 147 (67.74%) Analyst
2 83 (38.25%) Business Analyst
3 39 (17.97%) Systems Analyst
4 14 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 14 (6.45%) Middleware Specialist
5 13 (5.99%) Development Engineer
5 13 (5.99%) Software Development Engineer
5 13 (5.99%) Business Systems Analyst
6 9 (4.15%) Business Analysis Manager
6 9 (4.15%) Consultant
6 9 (4.15%) Business Manager
7 7 (3.23%) Architect
8 6 (2.76%) Strategic Business Analyst
9 5 (2.30%) MI Analyst
9 5 (2.30%) Senior Software Development Engineer
9 5 (2.30%) Senior Development Engineer
9 5 (2.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (1.84%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (1.84%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (1.84%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.52%) XML
2 19 (8.76%) HTML
3 17 (7.83%) CSS
3 17 (7.83%) Web Services
4 15 (6.91%) Middleware
5 14 (6.45%) XSLT
5 14 (6.45%) SOAP
6 13 (5.99%) HTML5
6 13 (5.99%) CSS3
7 8 (3.69%) Sass
7 8 (3.69%) LESS
8 6 (2.76%) XML Schema
9 5 (2.30%) .NET
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.46%) jQuery
11 1 (0.46%) REST
11 1 (0.46%) SAML
11 1 (0.46%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.84%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.38%) EPoS
5 2 (0.92%) CESG
5 2 (0.92%) Fixed Income
5 2 (0.92%) FMCG
5 2 (0.92%) Economics
5 2 (0.92%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.46%) Derivative
6 1 (0.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.46%) Social Media
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.45%) Linux
2 13 (5.99%) UNIX
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Windows
3 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (25.35%) PRINCE
3 39 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (13.82%) Project Management
5 29 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (6.91%) Asset Management
7 14 (6.45%) Scrum
7 14 (6.45%) SOA
7 14 (6.45%) BPMN
7 14 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 13 (5.99%) Web Development
8 13 (5.99%) Refactoring
8 13 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.99%) OO
8 13 (5.99%) Change Management
9 10 (4.61%) Six Sigma
9 10 (4.61%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (4.61%) Software Engineering
10 8 (3.69%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (19.82%) SQL
2 28 (12.90%) Java
3 27 (12.44%) Python
4 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.91%) C#
6 14 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.45%) XQuery
6 14 (6.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 13 (5.99%) Ruby
7 13 (5.99%) C++
7 13 (5.99%) Perl
7 13 (5.99%) Objective-C
7 13 (5.99%) Jython
8 8 (3.69%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.38%) C
10 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (20.74%) Degree
2 30 (13.82%) ISEB
3 13 (5.99%) Postgraduate
4 7 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (3.23%) IIBA
5 6 (2.76%) CBAP
6 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.46%) APMP
7 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Management
1 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (8.76%) Oracle
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.84%) Charles River
4 2 (0.92%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.46%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) ExactTarget
5 1 (0.46%) VMware
5 1 (0.46%) Cognos
5 1 (0.46%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.46%) Sage
5 1 (0.46%) Business Objects
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