The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 97 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -43.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -4.11%
IT Business 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
1307 1577 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.40% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1015 609
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Business Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Business Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Wealth Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Wealth Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft