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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 22 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 116 58 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.01% 4.29% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.03% 4.88% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 85 32 60
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £60,250
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
1157 1189 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 89.90% 88.01% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 736 710 936
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,500
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 4 May 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 84 (46.67%) Finance
2 69 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (32.78%) Degree
4 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (27.22%) Banking
6 48 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (25.00%) Project Management
8 39 (21.67%) Microsoft
9 37 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 35 (19.44%) Retail
12 31 (17.22%) Oracle
12 31 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (16.67%) Asset Management
14 29 (16.11%) Data Mining
15 28 (15.56%) SQL
16 27 (15.00%) Computer Science
17 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
17 26 (14.44%) Scrum
18 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
19 23 (12.78%) PRINCE2
20 22 (12.22%) Mentoring
21 21 (11.67%) Data Analysis
21 21 (11.67%) Local Government
21 21 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 20 (11.11%) Waterfall
22 20 (11.11%) Markit EDM
23 18 (10.00%) Investment Banking
24 17 (9.44%) ITIL
24 17 (9.44%) SAS

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 17 (9.44%) SAS
2 4 (2.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.22%) Node.js
3 3 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.11%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Documentum
5 1 (0.56%) FileNet
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.89%) MS Office
3 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.22%) Stata
5 2 (1.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.11%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.56%) Hi Portfolio
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.78%) Office 365
2 4 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (1.67%) VPN
2 2 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (16.11%) Data Mining
4 21 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (9.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.22%) Base SAS
11 4 (2.22%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.22%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.22%) OLAP
11 4 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.22%) PowerCenter
11 4 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Ant
1 2 (1.11%) Subversion
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 84 (46.67%) Finance
2 49 (27.22%) Banking
3 35 (19.44%) Retail
4 21 (11.67%) Local Government
5 18 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 12 (6.67%) Front Office
7 8 (4.44%) Multimedia
8 7 (3.89%) Manufacturing
9 6 (3.33%) Marketing
9 6 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.22%) Games
11 3 (1.67%) Electronics
11 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.56%) Billing
12 1 (0.56%) Legal
12 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (52.78%) Analyst
2 67 (37.22%) Business Analyst
3 23 (12.78%) Graduate
4 18 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 18 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 16 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
6 13 (7.22%) Asset Management Analyst
6 13 (7.22%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 13 (7.22%) Developer
7 12 (6.67%) Consultant
8 11 (6.11%) Senior Business Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Technical Business Analyst
9 10 (5.56%) Junior
9 10 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
10 9 (5.00%) Graduate Analyst
11 7 (3.89%) Graduate Test Analyst
11 7 (3.89%) IT Analyst
11 7 (3.89%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.56%) HTML
2 9 (5.00%) XML
3 7 (3.89%) CSS
4 5 (2.78%) .NET
5 4 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.22%) D3.js
5 4 (2.22%) HTML5
6 3 (1.67%) Ajax
6 3 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.67%) CSS3
6 3 (1.67%) Ember.js
6 3 (1.67%) jQuery
6 3 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (1.67%) Middleware
6 3 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (1.67%) Web Services
7 2 (1.11%) LINQ
7 2 (1.11%) SOAP
7 2 (1.11%) XSLT
8 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
4 16 (8.89%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.22%) Economics
6 11 (6.11%) Psychology
7 9 (5.00%) User Experience
8 7 (3.89%) Physics
9 6 (3.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.22%) Applied Mathematics
10 4 (2.22%) Informatics
10 4 (2.22%) Statistics
10 4 (2.22%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.11%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.89%) Windows
2 4 (2.22%) Linux
2 4 (2.22%) Unix
3 3 (1.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (25.00%) Project Management
4 31 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 26 (14.44%) Scrum
7 23 (12.78%) PRINCE2
8 22 (12.22%) Mentoring
9 21 (11.67%) Data Analysis
10 20 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.44%) ITIL
11 17 (9.44%) ITIL V3
12 14 (7.78%) Data Modelling
12 14 (7.78%) Migration
13 12 (6.67%) Data Governance
14 11 (6.11%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.11%) Web Design
15 10 (5.56%) SDLC
16 8 (4.44%) Change Management
16 8 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.56%) SQL
2 9 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (3.33%) Python
4 5 (2.78%) C#
4 5 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.22%) R
5 4 (2.22%) Scala
6 3 (1.67%) Java
6 3 (1.67%) Ruby
7 2 (1.11%) Jython
7 2 (1.11%) VBA
7 2 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.11%) XQuery
8 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (32.78%) Degree
2 17 (9.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 17 (9.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.44%) ISEB
4 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.11%) HND
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
6 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) Basel II
1 5 (2.78%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.22%) QA
3 2 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.22%) Oracle
3 6 (3.33%) Tableau
4 5 (2.78%) Informatica
5 4 (2.22%) Greenplum
5 4 (2.22%) SAP
6 3 (1.67%) Cisco
6 3 (1.67%) Citrix
6 3 (1.67%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) Charles River
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) ILOG
7 1 (0.56%) iManage
7 1 (0.56%) Kofax
7 1 (0.56%) Laserfiche
7 1 (0.56%) Pega
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: DOE + Flexible + Benefits (DOE)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified DOE + flex + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago