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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 96 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 6 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.55% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +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
1298 1561 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.09% 95.18% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 794 997 603
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) SAS
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (28.57%) Basel II
5 4 (28.57%) Solvency II
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
8 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) TSYS
8 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Fiserv

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (42.86%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Metadata Management
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Basel II
1 4 (28.57%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Misys
3 1 (7.14%) Temenos
3 1 (7.14%) TSYS
3 1 (7.14%) Fiserv
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 11 days ago