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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 21 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 119 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.72% 4.59% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.72% 5.15% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 37 66
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1110 1224 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.69% 89.08% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 747 915
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 May 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (43.65%) Finance
2 74 (40.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (35.91%) Degree
4 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (24.86%) Microsoft
7 44 (24.31%) Project Management
7 44 (24.31%) SQL Server
8 42 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (23.20%) Banking
9 37 (20.44%) Retail
10 34 (18.78%) Asset Management
11 33 (18.23%) Oracle
12 32 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (17.68%) Data Mining
13 31 (17.13%) Scrum
14 30 (16.57%) Management Information System
15 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
16 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
17 27 (14.92%) SQL
18 26 (14.36%) Mentoring
19 25 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (13.81%) Data Analysis
20 24 (13.26%) Markit EDM
21 23 (12.71%) PRINCE2
22 22 (12.15%) Local Government
23 21 (11.60%) Waterfall
24 18 (9.94%) SAS
25 17 (9.39%) ITIL
25 17 (9.39%) ITIL V3

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 18 (9.94%) SAS
2 4 (2.21%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.21%) Node.js
3 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.10%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.55%) Documentum
5 1 (0.55%) FileNet
5 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.31%) MS Office
4 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.21%) Stata
6 1 (0.55%) DOC1
6 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (13.26%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.10%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.55%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Office 365
2 3 (1.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (1.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 42 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (17.68%) Data Mining
4 25 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (8.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (7.73%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.31%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (2.76%) Base SAS
9 5 (2.76%) OLAP
9 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (2.76%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (2.76%) SAS EBI
9 5 (2.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (2.21%) Big Data
10 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.21%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 79 (43.65%) Finance
2 42 (23.20%) Banking
3 37 (20.44%) Retail
4 22 (12.15%) Local Government
5 17 (9.39%) Investment Banking
6 12 (6.63%) Front Office
7 8 (4.42%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.42%) Multimedia
8 6 (3.31%) Marketing
8 6 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.21%) Games
10 3 (1.66%) Electronics
10 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.55%) Billing
11 1 (0.55%) Legal
11 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (52.49%) Analyst
2 66 (36.46%) Business Analyst
3 24 (13.26%) Graduate
4 19 (10.50%) Consultant
4 19 (10.50%) Senior Manager
5 18 (9.94%) Project Manager
6 17 (9.39%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (9.39%) Senior Project Manager
7 15 (8.29%) Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Asset Management Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) Senior Business Analyst
10 11 (6.08%) Junior
10 11 (6.08%) Junior Analyst
11 10 (5.52%) Graduate Analyst
11 10 (5.52%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (5.52%) Technical Business Analyst
12 9 (4.97%) Agile Business Analyst
13 8 (4.42%) Junior Test Analyst
13 8 (4.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.63%) HTML
2 9 (4.97%) CSS
3 7 (3.87%) .NET
4 6 (3.31%) XML
5 5 (2.76%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.76%) jQuery
6 4 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.21%) D3.js
6 4 (2.21%) HTML5
7 3 (1.66%) Ajax
7 3 (1.66%) CSS3
7 3 (1.66%) Ember.js
7 3 (1.66%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (1.66%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.10%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.10%) LINQ
9 1 (0.55%) React
9 1 (0.55%) REST
9 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (16.57%) Management Information System
3 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.84%) Mathematics
5 14 (7.73%) Economics
6 12 (6.63%) Psychology
7 9 (4.97%) User Experience
8 8 (4.42%) Physics
9 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.21%) Applied Mathematics
10 4 (2.21%) Informatics
10 4 (2.21%) Statistics
10 4 (2.21%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.10%) EPoS
13 1 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.42%) Windows
2 5 (2.76%) Linux
2 5 (2.76%) Unix
3 3 (1.66%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (40.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.31%) Project Management
4 34 (18.78%) Asset Management
5 32 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (17.13%) Scrum
7 26 (14.36%) Mentoring
8 25 (13.81%) Data Analysis
9 23 (12.71%) PRINCE2
10 21 (11.60%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.39%) ITIL
11 17 (9.39%) ITIL V3
12 16 (8.84%) Data Modelling
13 15 (8.29%) Migration
14 12 (6.63%) Data Governance
14 12 (6.63%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.08%) UML
15 11 (6.08%) Web Design
16 10 (5.52%) SDLC
17 8 (4.42%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.92%) SQL
2 11 (6.08%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.87%) C#
3 7 (3.87%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.76%) VBA
5 4 (2.21%) Python
5 4 (2.21%) R
5 4 (2.21%) Scala
6 3 (1.66%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (35.91%) Degree
2 17 (9.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 17 (9.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.42%) ISEB
4 3 (1.66%) HND
4 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) Basel II
1 4 (2.21%) QA
1 4 (2.21%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) XenApp
Vendors
1 45 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.23%) Oracle
3 6 (3.31%) Tableau
4 5 (2.76%) Informatica
5 4 (2.21%) Greenplum
5 4 (2.21%) SAP
6 3 (1.66%) Cisco
6 3 (1.66%) Citrix
6 3 (1.66%) Cognos
7 2 (1.10%) Lotus
8 1 (0.55%) Charles River
8 1 (0.55%) iManage
8 1 (0.55%) Kofax
8 1 (0.55%) Laserfiche
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