The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 35 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 92 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.51% 6.21% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 7.89% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 63 26 46
Average salary £48,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1394 874 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.52% 78.60% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 903 496 782
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Business Analysis
Scotland

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 23 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 86 (54.43%) Finance
2 31 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.99%) PRINCE
4 29 (18.35%) Project Management
4 29 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (17.72%) MS Project
6 26 (16.46%) Service Delivery
6 26 (16.46%) Banking
7 22 (13.92%) Degree
8 21 (13.29%) SAS
9 18 (11.39%) ISEB
9 18 (11.39%) MS Office
10 17 (10.76%) UML
10 17 (10.76%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (10.13%) SQL
12 15 (9.49%) Retail
12 15 (9.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 15 (9.49%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 13 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (8.23%) BPR
14 12 (7.59%) Retail Banking
15 11 (6.96%) HTML
15 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
16 10 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.33%) ETL
16 10 (6.33%) CSS
16 10 (6.33%) XML
16 10 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
16 10 (6.33%) ERD
17 9 (5.70%) Investment Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (13.29%) SAS
2 2 (1.27%) Node.js
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (17.72%) MS Project
2 18 (11.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) SAP FI
1 9 (5.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (5.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.27%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) SaaS
2 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 15 (9.49%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.80%) DataStage
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.27%) OLAP
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.27%) Big Data
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Bugzilla
1 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) Ant
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (54.43%) Finance
2 26 (16.46%) Banking
3 15 (9.49%) Retail
4 12 (7.59%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.43%) Front Office
6 3 (1.90%) Advertising
7 2 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (64.56%) Analyst
2 64 (40.51%) Business Analyst
3 17 (10.76%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (10.13%) Consultant
5 14 (8.86%) Agile Business Analyst
6 12 (7.59%) Applications Specialist
6 12 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Architect
9 9 (5.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 9 (5.70%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Change Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Business Manager
11 6 (3.80%) Business Analysis Manager
12 5 (3.16%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) IT Business Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) HTML
2 10 (6.33%) CSS
2 10 (6.33%) XML
3 4 (2.53%) XML Schema
3 4 (2.53%) HTML5
3 4 (2.53%) CSS3
4 2 (1.27%) Sass
4 2 (1.27%) LESS
4 2 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.80%) Fixed Income
1 6 (3.80%) Credit Risk
1 6 (3.80%) FMCG
1 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.16%) EPoS
2 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Equities
5 1 (0.63%) Economics
5 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.53%) UNIX
1 4 (2.53%) Linux
2 1 (0.63%) Android
2 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.99%) PRINCE
3 29 (18.35%) Project Management
3 29 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.46%) Service Delivery
5 17 (10.76%) UML
5 17 (10.76%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (8.23%) BPR
6 13 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
8 10 (6.33%) ETL
8 10 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (6.33%) ERD
9 9 (5.70%) Investment Management
9 9 (5.70%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.06%) User Stories
11 6 (3.80%) Time Management
11 6 (3.80%) Requirements Engineering
11 6 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.13%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.16%) C#
3 5 (3.16%) Python
3 5 (3.16%) Java
4 4 (2.53%) Objective-C
4 4 (2.53%) Ruby
4 4 (2.53%) C++
4 4 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (0.63%) XQuery
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.92%) Degree
2 18 (11.39%) ISEB
3 4 (2.53%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.27%) IIBA
4 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) Basel II
1 4 (2.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (5.70%) SAP
2 6 (3.80%) Business Objects
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.80%) Charles River
3 5 (3.16%) thinkFolio
3 5 (3.16%) Oracle
4 2 (1.27%) Cognos
4 2 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.63%) Sage
5 1 (0.63%) Logi Analytics
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago