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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 90 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.30% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.31% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
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
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Baan
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Baan
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft