The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 92 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.61% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior 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
1208 1315 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.57% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 813 841 880
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 £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Business Analysis
3 11 (64.71%) Banking
3 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (52.94%) Project Management
6 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (35.29%) Basel II
8 6 (35.29%) UML
8 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (35.29%) ISEB
8 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
8 6 (35.29%) SAS
8 6 (35.29%) Solvency II
9 4 (23.53%) Information Security
9 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
9 4 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
9 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
9 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
9 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
9 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
9 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
9 4 (23.53%) Six Sigma

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Analysis
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (52.94%) Project Management
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 4 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security
6 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Six Sigma
6 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) Basel II
1 6 (35.29%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft