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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 92 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 17 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.40% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.42% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 6
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.12%
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
1463 1445 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.66% 96.33% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 956 962 720
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) SDLC
6 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (34.78%) Requirements Engineering
6 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
6 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
6 8 (34.78%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
7 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) SAS
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (13.04%) ISEB
9 3 (13.04%) Basel II
9 3 (13.04%) UML
9 3 (13.04%) Data Mining

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
1 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) SDLC
4 8 (34.78%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
4 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Basel II
1 3 (13.04%) Solvency II
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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