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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 73 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 19 126 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 7.87% 7.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 8.70% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 89 68
Median salary £58,250 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.63% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £39,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,200 £50,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1046 1449 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.51% 90.45% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 739 907 867
Median salary £47,750 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 47 (43.12%) Finance
2 40 (36.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (35.78%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (31.19%) Degree
5 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
6 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
7 24 (22.02%) Banking
7 24 (22.02%) Retail
8 23 (21.10%) Project Management
9 22 (20.18%) Asset Management
10 21 (19.27%) Scrum
10 21 (19.27%) Oracle
11 20 (18.35%) Data Analysis
12 19 (17.43%) Data Mining
12 19 (17.43%) Mentoring
13 18 (16.51%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (15.60%) Markit EDM
15 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (14.68%) Management Information System
16 12 (11.01%) SQL
17 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
18 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
18 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
19 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
19 9 (8.26%) MS Excel
19 9 (8.26%) SAS
20 8 (7.34%) Local Government
20 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
20 8 (7.34%) User Stories

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 9 (8.26%) SAS
2 3 (2.75%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.75%) Stata
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.67%) Sonata
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.43%) Data Mining
3 18 (16.51%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.59%) Base SAS
5 5 (4.59%) OLAP
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (4.59%) SAS EBI
5 5 (4.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.75%) Big Data
6 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.75%) MS Access
6 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 47 (43.12%) Finance
2 24 (22.02%) Banking
2 24 (22.02%) Retail
3 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Local Government
5 6 (5.50%) Front Office
5 6 (5.50%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.75%) Games
7 3 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.92%) Back Office
9 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (50.46%) Analyst
2 39 (35.78%) Business Analyst
3 23 (21.10%) Consultant
4 11 (10.09%) Graduate
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (7.34%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Graduate Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Asset Management Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Business Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.50%) Junior
8 6 (5.50%) Junior Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) IT Business Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) CSS
1 4 (3.67%) HTML
2 3 (2.75%) D3.js
3 2 (1.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.83%) HTML5
3 2 (1.83%) jQuery
4 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.92%) Node.js
4 1 (0.92%) React
4 1 (0.92%) REST
4 1 (0.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.68%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.42%) Economics
5 7 (6.42%) User Experience
6 6 (5.50%) Psychology
7 5 (4.59%) Physics
8 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.75%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.75%) Informatics
9 3 (2.75%) Statistics
9 3 (2.75%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.83%) EPoS
11 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) Linux
1 5 (4.59%) Unix
1 5 (4.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (36.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (21.10%) Project Management
3 22 (20.18%) Asset Management
4 21 (19.27%) Scrum
5 20 (18.35%) Data Analysis
6 19 (17.43%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.34%) User Stories
10 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.50%) ITIL
11 6 (5.50%) ITIL V3
11 6 (5.50%) Migration
11 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.59%) Content Management
12 5 (4.59%) Document Management
12 5 (4.59%) Operations Research
12 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (4.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) C
2 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.67%) VBA
3 3 (2.75%) C#
3 3 (2.75%) Python
3 3 (2.75%) R
3 3 (2.75%) Scala
4 1 (0.92%) C++
4 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (31.19%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB
3 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.83%) CISM
4 2 (1.83%) CISSP
4 2 (1.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
1 1 (0.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.27%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Avaloq
3 4 (3.67%) FNZ
4 3 (2.75%) Greenplum
4 3 (2.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.83%) Lotus
6 1 (0.92%) Cognos
6 1 (0.92%) iManage
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago