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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 124 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 30 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.37% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £43,670
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +1.65%
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
2806 3211 2749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.19% 95.91% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 2095 1731
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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 +23 15 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Edinburgh +3 7 £52,500 -2.32% 2
Stirling - 6 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £51,500 -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 29 (50.00%) Banking
3 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
4 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.69%) Project Management
8 11 (18.97%) SAS
8 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (17.24%) UML
9 10 (17.24%) SQL
9 10 (17.24%) Line Management
10 9 (15.52%) Change Control
10 9 (15.52%) Business Objects
10 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (12.07%) Private Banking
12 7 (12.07%) Retail
12 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
12 7 (12.07%) Data Mining
12 7 (12.07%) ISEB
12 7 (12.07%) Java
13 6 (10.34%) Retail Banking
13 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
13 6 (10.34%) Coaching
14 5 (8.62%) Solvency II
14 5 (8.62%) SAP Implementation

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 11 (18.97%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP SD
1 5 (8.62%) SAP R/3
1 5 (8.62%) SAP FI
1 5 (8.62%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (8.62%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.72%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.07%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
General
1 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 29 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 7 (12.07%) Private Banking
4 6 (10.34%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.62%) General Ledger
6 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) FMCG
3 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Business Analysis
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
4 12 (20.69%) Project Management
5 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (17.24%) UML
6 10 (17.24%) Line Management
7 9 (15.52%) Change Control
8 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.34%) Coaching
11 5 (8.62%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (8.62%) Time Management
11 5 (8.62%) ITIL
12 4 (6.90%) Change Management
12 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) ISEB
3 5 (8.62%) CCA
3 5 (8.62%) ACCA
3 5 (8.62%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) Basel II
1 5 (8.62%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Business Objects
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Misys
4 1 (1.72%) Temenos
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata
4 1 (1.72%) TSYS
4 1 (1.72%) Fiserv
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