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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 147 143 141
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 26 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 12
Average salary £46,125 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £59,100 £53,350
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Stirling - 13 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh -15 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Glasgow - 4 £46,250 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) Business Analysis
3 17 (50.00%) Banking
4 14 (41.18%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Line Management
6 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
6 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
8 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Front Office
11 4 (11.76%) SAS
11 4 (11.76%) Legal
11 4 (11.76%) Change Control
12 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
12 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 3 (8.82%) QA
12 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
12 3 (8.82%) Validation
12 3 (8.82%) Java
12 3 (8.82%) Bloomberg
12 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (8.82%) UML

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 17 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Front Office
4 4 (11.76%) Legal
5 3 (8.82%) Retail
5 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Business Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Line Management
3 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Wealth Management
9 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Basel II
2 2 (5.88%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Bloomberg
2 3 (8.82%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) BI-SAM
4 1 (2.94%) Linedata
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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