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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 43 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 57 70 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.69% 4.82% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 5.32% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 59 86
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1106 1317 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.03% 90.64% 87.26%
Number of salaries quoted 646 846 864
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 68 (39.77%) Degree
3 64 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (35.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 43 (25.15%) Project Management
8 42 (24.56%) Microsoft
9 41 (23.98%) Retail
10 34 (19.88%) Banking
11 33 (19.30%) Asset Management
12 32 (18.71%) Scrum
13 31 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (18.13%) Data Mining
14 30 (17.54%) Management Information System
14 30 (17.54%) Computer Science
15 29 (16.96%) Data Analysis
15 29 (16.96%) Oracle
16 28 (16.37%) Mentoring
17 26 (15.20%) Markit EDM
17 26 (15.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (14.04%) MS Excel
19 22 (12.87%) Local Government
20 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
21 19 (11.11%) Waterfall
22 16 (9.36%) Mathematics
22 16 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
23 15 (8.77%) SAS
23 15 (8.77%) SQL
24 14 (8.19%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 15 (8.77%) SAS
2 7 (4.09%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.75%) CMS
3 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.58%) Documentum
5 1 (0.58%) FileNet
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.09%) Stata
3 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) DOC1
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (15.20%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.75%) Sonata
3 2 (1.17%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.13%) Data Mining
2 31 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (15.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.09%) Big Data
4 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.92%) Base SAS
5 5 (2.92%) OLAP
5 5 (2.92%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (2.92%) SAS EBI
5 5 (2.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.75%) MS Access
7 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Subversion
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 41 (23.98%) Retail
3 34 (19.88%) Banking
4 22 (12.87%) Local Government
5 14 (8.19%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.26%) Front Office
7 8 (4.68%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.68%) Multimedia
8 7 (4.09%) Games
8 7 (4.09%) Retail Banking
9 6 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.34%) Marketing
11 3 (1.75%) Electronics
11 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.58%) Back Office
12 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 84 (49.12%) Analyst
2 59 (34.50%) Business Analyst
3 27 (15.79%) Consultant
4 26 (15.20%) Graduate
5 16 (9.36%) Senior Manager
6 15 (8.77%) Project Manager
7 14 (8.19%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (8.19%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Graduate Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Junior
9 11 (6.43%) Junior Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (5.85%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Asset Management Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) CSS
1 8 (4.68%) HTML
2 7 (4.09%) D3.js
3 5 (2.92%) HTML5
3 5 (2.92%) jQuery
4 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.34%) Node.js
5 3 (1.75%) .NET
5 3 (1.75%) Ajax
5 3 (1.75%) CSS3
5 3 (1.75%) Ember.js
5 3 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.58%) React
7 1 (0.58%) REST
7 1 (0.58%) Web Services
7 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.54%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.36%) Mathematics
4 14 (8.19%) Economics
5 13 (7.60%) User Experience
6 12 (7.02%) Psychology
7 8 (4.68%) Physics
8 7 (4.09%) Applied Mathematics
8 7 (4.09%) Informatics
8 7 (4.09%) Statistics
8 7 (4.09%) Visualisation
9 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.17%) EPoS
12 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.92%) Linux
1 5 (2.92%) Unix
1 5 (2.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (35.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (25.15%) Project Management
4 33 (19.30%) Asset Management
5 32 (18.71%) Scrum
6 29 (16.96%) Data Analysis
7 28 (16.37%) Mentoring
8 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
9 19 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 16 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.19%) ITIL
11 14 (8.19%) ITIL V3
12 13 (7.60%) Data Governance
12 13 (7.60%) Migration
12 13 (7.60%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.43%) Web Design
14 9 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 9 (5.26%) User Stories
15 8 (4.68%) Analytics
15 8 (4.68%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.77%) SQL
2 7 (4.09%) JavaScript
2 7 (4.09%) Python
2 7 (4.09%) R
2 7 (4.09%) Scala
3 4 (2.34%) VBA
4 3 (1.75%) C
4 3 (1.75%) C#
4 3 (1.75%) Ruby
5 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.58%) C++
6 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (39.77%) Degree
2 14 (8.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 14 (8.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.92%) ISEB
4 3 (1.75%) HND
4 3 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) CISM
5 1 (0.58%) CISSP
5 1 (0.58%) PhD
5 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) Basel II
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 42 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.96%) Oracle
3 7 (4.09%) Greenplum
3 7 (4.09%) Tableau
4 4 (2.34%) SAP
5 3 (1.75%) Avaloq
5 3 (1.75%) FNZ
6 2 (1.17%) Lotus
7 1 (0.58%) Charles River
7 1 (0.58%) Cognos
7 1 (0.58%) iManage
7 1 (0.58%) Informatica
7 1 (0.58%) Kofax
7 1 (0.58%) Laserfiche
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stafffinders
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Heineken
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Indicia
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago