The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 108 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Lead 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
1434 1185 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.37% 95.18% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 962 749 838
Average salary £40,500 £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 £26,872
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lead Business Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Business Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft