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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 26 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 88 50 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.37% 3.55% 7.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 3.97% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 78
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,850 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
1081 1258 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.54% 89.22% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 610 774 897
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 June 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 83 (47.16%) Finance
2 69 (39.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (36.93%) Degree
4 63 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (25.00%) Project Management
7 42 (23.86%) SQL Server
7 42 (23.86%) Retail
8 39 (22.16%) Microsoft
9 38 (21.59%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (21.59%) Banking
10 33 (18.75%) Asset Management
11 32 (18.18%) Management Information System
12 31 (17.61%) Scrum
12 31 (17.61%) Oracle
13 30 (17.05%) Data Mining
14 29 (16.48%) Computer Science
15 28 (15.91%) Mentoring
16 27 (15.34%) Data Analysis
17 26 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (14.77%) Markit EDM
18 24 (13.64%) PRINCE2
19 23 (13.07%) MS Excel
19 23 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (12.50%) Waterfall
20 22 (12.50%) Local Government
21 17 (9.66%) ITIL
21 17 (9.66%) SQL
21 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 17 (9.66%) 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 14 (7.95%) SAS
2 4 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.70%) CMS
3 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.57%) Documentum
5 1 (0.57%) FileNet
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.27%) Stata
5 1 (0.57%) DOC1
5 1 (0.57%) MS Office
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (14.77%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.14%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.57%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 38 (21.59%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (17.05%) Data Mining
4 26 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.84%) Base SAS
7 5 (2.84%) OLAP
7 5 (2.84%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (2.84%) SAS EBI
7 5 (2.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (2.27%) Big Data
8 4 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.70%) MS Access
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
General
1 83 (47.16%) Finance
2 42 (23.86%) Retail
3 38 (21.59%) Banking
4 22 (12.50%) Local Government
5 14 (7.95%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.11%) Front Office
7 8 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.55%) Multimedia
8 7 (3.98%) Retail Banking
9 6 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.27%) Games
10 4 (2.27%) Marketing
11 3 (1.70%) Electronics
11 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.57%) Back Office
12 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (51.70%) Analyst
2 61 (34.66%) Business Analyst
3 25 (14.20%) Consultant
4 24 (13.64%) Graduate
5 19 (10.80%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (10.80%) Senior Manager
6 18 (10.23%) Project Manager
7 17 (9.66%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (6.82%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Junior
9 11 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (5.68%) Asset Management Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Graduate Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Agile Business Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Business IT Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) IT Business Analyst
12 8 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) CSS
1 7 (3.98%) HTML
2 5 (2.84%) jQuery
3 4 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.27%) D3.js
3 4 (2.27%) HTML5
3 4 (2.27%) Node.js
4 3 (1.70%) .NET
4 3 (1.70%) Ajax
4 3 (1.70%) CSS3
4 3 (1.70%) Ember.js
4 3 (1.70%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (1.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.57%) React
6 1 (0.57%) REST
6 1 (0.57%) Web Services
6 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 29 (16.48%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.95%) Economics
5 13 (7.39%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.39%) User Experience
6 12 (6.82%) Psychology
7 8 (4.55%) Physics
8 6 (3.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (2.27%) Informatics
9 4 (2.27%) Statistics
9 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.14%) EPoS
11 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.84%) Linux
1 5 (2.84%) Unix
1 5 (2.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 63 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (25.00%) Project Management
4 33 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 31 (17.61%) Scrum
6 28 (15.91%) Mentoring
7 27 (15.34%) Data Analysis
8 24 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 23 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.66%) ITIL
11 17 (9.66%) ITIL V3
12 16 (9.09%) Migration
13 14 (7.95%) Data Modelling
14 12 (6.82%) Data Governance
14 12 (6.82%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.25%) Web Design
16 9 (5.11%) User Stories
17 8 (4.55%) Content Management
17 8 (4.55%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.66%) SQL
2 6 (3.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.27%) Python
3 4 (2.27%) R
3 4 (2.27%) Scala
3 4 (2.27%) VBA
4 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.70%) Ruby
5 2 (1.14%) C#
5 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (36.93%) Degree
2 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 17 (9.66%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.84%) ISEB
4 3 (1.70%) HND
4 3 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.57%) CISM
5 1 (0.57%) CISSP
5 1 (0.57%) PhD
5 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) Basel II
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 39 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.61%) Oracle
3 4 (2.27%) Greenplum
3 4 (2.27%) SAP
3 4 (2.27%) Tableau
4 3 (1.70%) Informatica
5 2 (1.14%) Lotus
6 1 (0.57%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.57%) Charles River
6 1 (0.57%) Cognos
6 1 (0.57%) FNZ
6 1 (0.57%) iManage
6 1 (0.57%) Kofax
6 1 (0.57%) Laserfiche
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