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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 98 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 9 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.97% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.01% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 14
Average salary £52,500 £47,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
1324 1380 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.23% 95.24% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 889 898 758
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) Retail
3 7 (41.18%) Retail Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) SAS
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Basel II
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
7 3 (17.65%) Solvency II
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.88%) Workflow
9 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.88%) Validation
9 1 (5.88%) Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Teradata
9 1 (5.88%) MS Visio

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) Retail
3 7 (41.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) UML
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) RAD
5 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Basel II
1 3 (17.65%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Linedata
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) BI-SAM
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