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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 96 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 16 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.30% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.31% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Average salary £41,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 - £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%
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
1440 1275 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 95.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 951 818 864
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014, 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 14 (48.28%) SQL
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) ISEB
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
7 7 (24.14%) ERP
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (20.69%) Procure-to-pay
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.79%) Data Management
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.79%) QlikView
9 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) Law
10 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.90%) Coaching
11 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (6.90%) Legal
11 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.90%) Banking
11 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.79%) QlikView
2 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Economics
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
3 7 (24.14%) ERP
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Practice Management
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) UML
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Use Case
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Charles River
2 1 (3.45%) thinkFolio
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