The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 160 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 13 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.79% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.83% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £38,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Business Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -9 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh -27 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Stirling - 4 £47,500 -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (61.54%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) Front Office
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Legal
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) UML
7 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) FMCG
8 3 (11.54%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.54%) Sybase
8 3 (11.54%) Bloomberg
8 3 (11.54%) Workflow
8 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
8 3 (11.54%) Content Management
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Use Case
8 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
8 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Front Office
4 4 (15.38%) Legal
5 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
6 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
1 3 (11.54%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
2 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Use Case
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Sybase
2 3 (11.54%) Bloomberg
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Linedata
4 1 (3.85%) BI-SAM