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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 22 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 123 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.23% 4.29% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.89% 5.09% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 20 45
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,218
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1244 1021 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.27% 84.17% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 823 640 617
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 July 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 114 (52.53%) Finance
2 56 (25.81%) PRINCE
3 53 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (21.66%) MS Project
5 46 (21.20%) Degree
6 42 (19.35%) SQL
6 42 (19.35%) Banking
7 40 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (15.21%) MS Office
8 33 (15.21%) ISEB
9 31 (14.29%) Retail
10 30 (13.82%) Project Management
11 28 (12.90%) Java
11 28 (12.90%) Retail Banking
12 27 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (12.44%) Python
13 25 (11.52%) XML
14 19 (8.76%) HTML
14 19 (8.76%) Oracle
15 18 (8.29%) SQL Server
16 17 (7.83%) CSS
16 17 (7.83%) Web Services
17 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
17 16 (7.37%) Asset Management
17 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database
17 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Management
18 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
18 15 (6.91%) WebLogic
18 15 (6.91%) Middleware

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (6.91%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (5.99%) SAS
4 8 (3.69%) Node.js
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 47 (21.66%) MS Project
2 33 (15.21%) MS Office
3 6 (2.76%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (2.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.30%) Big Data
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.92%) OLAP
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.46%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.46%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Ant
2 4 (1.84%) JIRA
3 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.38%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.92%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Toad
General
1 114 (52.53%) Finance
2 42 (19.35%) Banking
3 31 (14.29%) Retail
4 28 (12.90%) Retail Banking
5 9 (4.15%) Marketing
6 7 (3.23%) Front Office
7 3 (1.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (67.74%) Analyst
2 82 (37.79%) Business Analyst
3 42 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (7.37%) Business Systems Analyst
5 14 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 14 (6.45%) Middleware Specialist
6 13 (5.99%) Development Engineer
6 13 (5.99%) Software Development Engineer
7 9 (4.15%) Business Manager
7 9 (4.15%) Business Analysis Manager
8 8 (3.69%) Architect
9 7 (3.23%) Strategic Business Analyst
10 6 (2.76%) Operations Analyst
11 5 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.30%) Consultant
11 5 (2.30%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (2.30%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) Senior Software Development Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) Senior Development Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.52%) XML
2 19 (8.76%) HTML
3 17 (7.83%) CSS
3 17 (7.83%) Web Services
4 15 (6.91%) Middleware
5 14 (6.45%) SOAP
5 14 (6.45%) XSLT
6 13 (5.99%) HTML5
6 13 (5.99%) CSS3
7 8 (3.69%) Sass
7 8 (3.69%) LESS
8 6 (2.76%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.84%) .NET
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.46%) jQuery
11 1 (0.46%) REST
11 1 (0.46%) SAML
11 1 (0.46%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.30%) Credit Risk
2 5 (2.30%) Mainframe
2 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.84%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.38%) FMCG
4 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.38%) EPoS
5 2 (0.92%) CESG
5 2 (0.92%) Economics
5 2 (0.92%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.46%) Equities
6 1 (0.46%) Social Media
6 1 (0.46%) Derivative
6 1 (0.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.45%) Linux
2 13 (5.99%) UNIX
3 1 (0.46%) Windows
3 1 (0.46%) Solaris
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.81%) PRINCE
2 53 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (13.82%) Project Management
5 27 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (7.37%) Asset Management
7 14 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 14 (6.45%) SOA
7 14 (6.45%) BPMN
8 13 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.99%) Web Development
8 13 (5.99%) Refactoring
8 13 (5.99%) OO
9 12 (5.53%) Scrum
10 10 (4.61%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.61%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.61%) Change Management
10 10 (4.61%) Six Sigma
10 10 (4.61%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (4.15%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.35%) SQL
2 28 (12.90%) Java
3 27 (12.44%) Python
4 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.45%) C#
5 14 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 14 (6.45%) XQuery
5 14 (6.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 13 (5.99%) Objective-C
6 13 (5.99%) Jython
6 13 (5.99%) Ruby
6 13 (5.99%) C++
6 13 (5.99%) Perl
7 8 (3.69%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.46%) PHP
9 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (21.20%) Degree
2 33 (15.21%) ISEB
3 13 (5.99%) Postgraduate
4 7 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (3.23%) IIBA
5 5 (2.30%) CBAP
6 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.46%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 15 (6.91%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (8.76%) Oracle
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.30%) Charles River
3 5 (2.30%) thinkFolio
4 3 (1.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.92%) Cognos
6 1 (0.46%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (0.46%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.46%) Sage
6 1 (0.46%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) HP
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