The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 123 143 119
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 31 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.45% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.48% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 14
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £47,000 £43,670
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
Senior Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2925 3145 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.14% 95.39% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 2030 1980
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 £28,500 £28,311 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +19 11 £42,000 - 2
Edinburgh +1 10 £52,500 +5.52% 1
Stirling - 8 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £51,500 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Banking
3 26 (41.94%) Business Analysis
4 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (30.65%) Project Management
6 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
7 16 (25.81%) Line Management
8 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (19.35%) Change Control
10 10 (16.13%) SQL
10 10 (16.13%) SAS
11 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (14.52%) UML
11 9 (14.52%) Degree
12 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (12.90%) Business Objects
13 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
13 7 (11.29%) Retail
13 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
14 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
14 6 (9.68%) Data Mining
14 6 (9.68%) ISEB
15 5 (8.06%) Java
15 5 (8.06%) Private Banking
15 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
15 5 (8.06%) Coaching

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (16.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP SD
1 4 (6.45%) SAP R/3
1 4 (6.45%) SAP FI
1 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.68%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
General
1 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.06%) Private Banking
6 4 (6.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) FMCG
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 19 (30.65%) Project Management
3 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 16 (25.81%) Line Management
5 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (19.35%) Change Control
7 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.52%) UML
8 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Coaching
9 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (6.45%) Metadata Management
10 4 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (6.45%) Time Management
10 4 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) ISEB
3 4 (6.45%) CCA
3 4 (6.45%) ACCA
3 4 (6.45%) CIMA
4 1 (1.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Basel II
1 4 (6.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Business Objects
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Teradata
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