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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 38 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 71 119 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.82% 8.00% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 9.32% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58 82 20
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,150 £57,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
1309 1277 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.87% 85.82% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 833 849 648
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £43,708
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% -2.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 66 (51.97%) Finance
2 49 (38.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (37.80%) Banking
4 39 (30.71%) Project Management
5 33 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (24.41%) Retail
6 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (21.26%) SQL
8 25 (19.69%) Migration
9 18 (14.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (13.39%) Retail Banking
11 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
11 16 (12.60%) ITIL
11 16 (12.60%) Waterfall
12 15 (11.81%) .NET
13 14 (11.02%) Asset Management
13 14 (11.02%) SDLC
14 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
15 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
15 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
15 12 (9.45%) Investment Banking
15 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (9.45%) Wealth Management
16 11 (8.66%) Oracle
16 11 (8.66%) Change Management
16 11 (8.66%) Technical Analysis
16 11 (8.66%) Mentoring
16 11 (8.66%) Markit EDM
17 10 (7.87%) Cyber Security
17 10 (7.87%) CISA

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (7.87%) SAS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.79%) Lync
2 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.15%) SPSS
3 4 (3.15%) MS Project
4 3 (2.36%) MS Office
4 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Markit EDM
2 10 (7.87%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.15%) Spotfire
5 4 (3.15%) QlikView
5 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 66 (51.97%) Finance
2 48 (37.80%) Banking
3 31 (24.41%) Retail
4 17 (13.39%) Retail Banking
5 12 (9.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 82 (64.57%) Analyst
2 72 (56.69%) Business Analyst
3 13 (10.24%) Project Manager
3 13 (10.24%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (10.24%) Consultant
4 12 (9.45%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) Business Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Junior
8 6 (4.72%) Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Lead Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Data Analytics Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) .NET
2 2 (1.57%) CSS
2 2 (1.57%) XML
2 2 (1.57%) Middleware
2 2 (1.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.79%) ODBC
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.57%) Physics
4 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.79%) Biology
5 1 (0.79%) Psychology
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Economics
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (30.71%) Project Management
3 33 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.69%) Migration
5 18 (14.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 16 (12.60%) ITIL
6 16 (12.60%) Waterfall
7 14 (11.02%) SDLC
7 14 (11.02%) Asset Management
8 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
8 12 (9.45%) Wealth Management
9 11 (8.66%) Technical Analysis
9 11 (8.66%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.66%) Change Management
10 10 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (7.87%) UML
10 10 (7.87%) Information Security
10 10 (7.87%) Risk Management
10 10 (7.87%) Cyber Security
10 10 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.26%) SQL
2 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.36%) Python
5 3 (2.36%) C#
6 2 (1.57%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) CISSP
1 10 (7.87%) CISA
2 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) ISEB
4 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.36%) IIBA
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
1 5 (3.94%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.36%) Basel II
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) SAP
4 4 (3.15%) Tableau
5 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.79%) Charles River
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