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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 139 155 141
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 28 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 10
Average salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,000 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.12%
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
3089 3501 2846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.78% 94.88% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2235 1871
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +15 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Edinburgh +8 17 £49,000 +3.15% 1
Stirling +3 1 £45,000 -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 27 (52.94%) Finance
4 19 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (37.25%) Data Modelling
4 19 (37.25%) Business Analysis
5 16 (31.37%) Banking
5 16 (31.37%) Waterfall
6 15 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (29.41%) SAS
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (27.45%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (21.57%) Dimensional Modelling
9 11 (21.57%) Data Mapping
9 11 (21.57%) Data Analysis
9 11 (21.57%) Metadata Management
9 11 (21.57%) Logical Data Model
9 11 (21.57%) Software Delivery
10 10 (19.61%) SDLC
10 10 (19.61%) Data Management
10 10 (19.61%) Oracle
11 9 (17.65%) Project Management
12 8 (15.69%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (15.69%) Requirements Engineering
12 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
13 7 (13.73%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (13.73%) Oracle 11i

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (29.41%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (9.80%) thinkFolio
2 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (27.45%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Business Analysis
2 19 (37.25%) Data Modelling
3 16 (31.37%) Waterfall
4 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (21.57%) Data Analysis
7 11 (21.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (21.57%) Data Mapping
7 11 (21.57%) Metadata Management
7 11 (21.57%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (21.57%) Software Delivery
8 10 (19.61%) SDLC
8 10 (19.61%) Data Management
9 9 (17.65%) Project Management
10 8 (15.69%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (15.69%) Requirements Engineering
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Basel II
1 3 (5.88%) Solvency II
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Fundtech
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday