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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 29 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 103 115 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.51% 7.69% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 9.10% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 80 73 23
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1402 1264 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.62% 84.49% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 889 846 651
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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 £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 80 (49.69%) Finance
2 61 (37.89%) Banking
3 54 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (22.98%) Project Management
6 34 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (20.50%) SQL
7 33 (20.50%) Retail
8 27 (16.77%) Waterfall
9 23 (14.29%) Migration
10 22 (13.66%) Asset Management
11 21 (13.04%) Data Analysis
12 20 (12.42%) SQL Server
13 19 (11.80%) SDLC
14 18 (11.18%) Wealth Management
15 17 (10.56%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (10.56%) .NET
15 17 (10.56%) SAS
15 17 (10.56%) Security Cleared
16 16 (9.94%) ITIL
16 16 (9.94%) Data Modelling
16 16 (9.94%) Retail Banking
17 15 (9.32%) Investment Banking
17 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
18 14 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
19 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (8.07%) Degree
19 13 (8.07%) Change Management
19 13 (8.07%) Oracle
19 13 (8.07%) VB.NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (10.56%) SAS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.11%) MS Office
3 4 (2.48%) MS Project
3 4 (2.48%) SPSS
4 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Markit EDM
2 11 (6.83%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) DNS
2 1 (0.62%) Firewall
2 1 (0.62%) WAN
2 1 (0.62%) DHCP
2 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.97%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.11%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.48%) Spotfire
6 4 (2.48%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) BODI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 80 (49.69%) Finance
2 61 (37.89%) Banking
3 33 (20.50%) Retail
4 16 (9.94%) Retail Banking
5 15 (9.32%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (68.32%) Analyst
2 96 (59.63%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.18%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.94%) Consultant
5 13 (8.07%) Systems Analyst
5 13 (8.07%) Senior Manager
5 13 (8.07%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (8.07%) Banking Business Analyst
6 11 (6.83%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) Business Consultant
7 10 (6.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Lead Business Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Architect
10 7 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (3.11%) Data Manager
12 5 (3.11%) Financial Business Analyst
12 5 (3.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.56%) .NET
2 3 (1.86%) CSS
2 3 (1.86%) HTML
3 2 (1.24%) XML
3 2 (1.24%) Middleware
4 1 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
2 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.86%) Physics
4 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.24%) Economics
4 2 (1.24%) Psychology
5 1 (0.62%) EPoS
5 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.62%) Statistics
5 1 (0.62%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.62%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (22.98%) Project Management
4 27 (16.77%) Waterfall
5 23 (14.29%) Migration
6 22 (13.66%) Asset Management
7 21 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 19 (11.80%) SDLC
9 18 (11.18%) Wealth Management
10 17 (10.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (9.94%) ITIL
11 16 (9.94%) Data Modelling
12 14 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (8.07%) Change Management
14 12 (7.45%) Six Sigma
14 12 (7.45%) PRINCE2
14 12 (7.45%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (6.83%) UML
16 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.50%) SQL
2 13 (8.07%) VB.NET
3 6 (3.73%) Java
4 5 (3.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.48%) Python
5 4 (2.48%) C#
6 3 (1.86%) C++
7 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.07%) Degree
3 12 (7.45%) ISEB
4 10 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (4.97%) CISA
6 6 (3.73%) CISSP
6 6 (3.73%) IIBA
7 2 (1.24%) CIMA
8 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.45%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) Solvency II
3 4 (2.48%) Basel II
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.07%) Oracle
3 7 (4.35%) SAP
4 4 (2.48%) Tableau
5 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.62%) Informatica
5 1 (0.62%) Charles River
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus bonus, car allowance, home working
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus bonus, car allowance, home working
Posted: 20 days ago