The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 106 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 4 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 1.43% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.49% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £46,250 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
Business Systems Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1479 1408 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.91% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 927 704
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 5 (41.67%) Markit EDM
3 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Charles River
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Fund Management
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) thinkFolio
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
6 2 (16.67%) Equities
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Markit EDM
2 3 (25.00%) HiPortfolio
2 3 (25.00%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Charles River
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft