The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 399 477 424
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 687 549 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 569 472 466
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,566 £41,974 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England +59 636 £55,000 +4.76% 85
London +78 317 £60,000 - 39
South East -9 84 £55,000 +10.00% 7
City of London +17 68 £60,000 -7.69% 18
South West +12 48 £46,377 +3.05% 9
North West -5 43 £47,500 +11.76% 11
East of England +18 42 £54,000 +8.00% 3
East Midlands +21 39 £50,000 +15.51% 5
Scotland +36 36 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Yorkshire -3 35 £46,500 +5.68% 5
West Yorkshire +10 33 £46,500 +3.33% 3
Manchester +2 31 £53,750 +26.47% 4
West Midlands -19 28 £43,500 -3.33% 6
Leeds +16 26 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Surrey +6 22 £57,500 +6.48%
Glasgow +28 21 £48,250 +7.22% 1
Hertfordshire -4 20 £54,000 +8.00% 3
Berkshire 0 19 £52,750 +5.50% 4
Edinburgh +16 18 £49,000 +3.15% 1
Rickmansworth - 17 £54,000 -
Northampton +8 15 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Northamptonshire +3 15 £55,000 +11.67% 2
Bristol +1 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Gloucestershire - 12 £62,500 -
Middlesex +16 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Reading +10 11 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 11 £55,000 +11.11%
Cheshire +6 10 £42,500 +2.40% 5
Milton Keynes -16 10 £55,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -11 9 £46,000 -8.00% 2

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 574 (43.68%) Business Analysis
2 506 (38.51%) Finance
3 454 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (18.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 239 (18.19%) Project Management
6 230 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
7 189 (14.38%) UML
8 186 (14.16%) SDLC
9 184 (14.00%) Mentoring
9 184 (14.00%) Banking
10 182 (13.85%) Retail
11 167 (12.71%) Waterfall
12 158 (12.02%) Use Case
13 154 (11.72%) SQL
14 152 (11.57%) ISEB
15 150 (11.42%) Scrum
15 150 (11.42%) Degree
16 141 (10.73%) Change Management
17 120 (9.13%) User Stories
18 114 (8.68%) User Acceptance Testing
19 113 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
19 113 (8.60%) CRM
20 112 (8.52%) Data Modelling
21 110 (8.37%) Telecoms
22 106 (8.07%) MS Visio
23 98 (7.46%) E-Commerce
24 92 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
25 91 (6.93%) SAP
26 86 (6.54%) Microsoft
27 85 (6.47%) PRINCE2

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 21 (1.60%) SAS
2 18 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 14 (1.07%) CMS
3 14 (1.07%) Confluence
4 11 (0.84%) WorkSite
5 8 (0.61%) Commerce Server
6 5 (0.38%) ColdFusion
6 5 (0.38%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.23%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.23%) Documentum
8 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.076%) Moodle
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.076%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 106 (8.07%) MS Visio
2 76 (5.78%) MS Excel
3 74 (5.63%) MS Office
4 25 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.37%) MS Project
6 6 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.23%) SPSS
8 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.22%) Endur
2 16 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (1.07%) SAP CRM
3 14 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.99%) thinkFolio
5 11 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.76%) Findur
7 7 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.46%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.46%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.38%) Finacle
9 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.38%) SAP BPC
10 4 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
11 3 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.14%) SaaS
2 5 (0.38%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.22%) Internet
2 4 (0.30%) GSM
2 4 (0.30%) VoIP
3 3 (0.23%) Network Security
4 2 (0.15%) Intranet
4 2 (0.15%) Extranet
4 2 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
4 27 (2.05%) Big Data
5 21 (1.60%) QlikView
6 13 (0.99%) Data Mining
7 11 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.53%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.46%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.38%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.30%) SAP BI
13 4 (0.30%) Spotfire
14 3 (0.23%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.23%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.23%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 32 (2.44%) JIRA
2 15 (1.14%) Axure RP
3 8 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.30%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.30%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.23%) LSMW
6 3 (0.23%) ProtoShare
7 2 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.15%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.076%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.076%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.076%) Toad
8 1 (0.076%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.076%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 506 (38.51%) Finance
2 184 (14.00%) Banking
3 182 (13.85%) Retail
4 110 (8.37%) Telecoms
5 62 (4.72%) Marketing
6 55 (4.19%) Investment Banking
7 54 (4.11%) Publishing
8 51 (3.88%) Advertising
9 45 (3.42%) Back Office
10 33 (2.51%) Front Office
10 33 (2.51%) Law
11 24 (1.83%) Manufacturing
12 22 (1.67%) Legal
13 20 (1.52%) Billing
14 16 (1.22%) Retail Banking
15 14 (1.07%) Electronics
16 11 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.68%) International Banking
18 7 (0.53%) Private Banking
19 5 (0.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.19%) .NET
2 29 (2.21%) XML
3 11 (0.84%) Web Services
4 6 (0.46%) RESTful
5 5 (0.38%) HTML
6 4 (0.30%) SOAP
6 4 (0.30%) D3.js
7 3 (0.23%) Pandas
7 3 (0.23%) htmlwidgets
7 3 (0.23%) SciPy
7 3 (0.23%) NumPy
7 3 (0.23%) Matplotlib
7 3 (0.23%) REST
8 2 (0.15%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.15%) Spring
8 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.15%) Flash
8 2 (0.15%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.076%) Raphaël
9 1 (0.076%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 230 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 35 (2.66%) FMCG
4 32 (2.44%) Derivative
5 25 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (1.90%) User Experience
6 21 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 20 (1.52%) Fixed Income
8 15 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
9 14 (1.07%) Bitcoin
10 12 (0.91%) DTV
11 10 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.76%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (0.61%) Equities
13 7 (0.53%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.53%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.53%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.29%) Windows
2 11 (0.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.15%) Android
5 1 (0.076%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (43.68%) Business Analysis
2 454 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (18.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 239 (18.19%) Project Management
5 189 (14.38%) UML
6 186 (14.16%) SDLC
7 184 (14.00%) Mentoring
8 167 (12.71%) Waterfall
9 158 (12.02%) Use Case
10 150 (11.42%) Scrum
11 141 (10.73%) Change Management
12 120 (9.13%) User Stories
13 114 (8.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 113 (8.60%) CRM
14 113 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
15 112 (8.52%) Data Modelling
16 98 (7.46%) E-Commerce
17 92 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
18 85 (6.47%) PRINCE2
19 83 (6.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 154 (11.72%) SQL
2 34 (2.59%) Java
3 9 (0.68%) C#
4 8 (0.61%) ABAP
4 8 (0.61%) VBA
5 7 (0.53%) R
6 5 (0.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (0.38%) Python
6 5 (0.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.15%) RPG
8 2 (0.15%) VB
8 2 (0.15%) XQuery
8 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.076%) Uniface
9 1 (0.076%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.076%) PHP
Qualifications
1 152 (11.57%) ISEB
2 150 (11.42%) Degree
3 32 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.21%) CBAP
5 22 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.29%) IIBA
7 6 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.38%) CCA
8 5 (0.38%) ACCA
9 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.23%) AAT
11 2 (0.15%) CIPD
11 2 (0.15%) HND
11 2 (0.15%) CIMA
11 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.076%) PMP
12 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.076%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.48%) QA
2 17 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.61%) FATCA
6 6 (0.46%) MiFID
7 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.23%) SLA
8 3 (0.23%) Basel II
9 2 (0.15%) EMIR
10 1 (0.076%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.076%) COBIT
10 1 (0.076%) Basel III
10 1 (0.076%) COREP
10 1 (0.076%) FINREP
10 1 (0.076%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (6.93%) SAP
2 86 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.72%) Oracle
4 20 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (1.52%) hybris
5 19 (1.45%) Demandware
6 18 (1.37%) ATG
7 17 (1.29%) Tableau
8 16 (1.22%) OpenLink
9 14 (1.07%) Remedy
10 13 (0.99%) IBM
11 12 (0.91%) Avaya
11 12 (0.91%) Siemens
12 11 (0.84%) Interwoven
12 11 (0.84%) Siebel
13 9 (0.68%) Amdocs
14 8 (0.61%) QAD
14 8 (0.61%) RedPrairie
14 8 (0.61%) Murex
15 7 (0.53%) HP
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc 15% pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Somerset
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: Yesterday
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Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Montash
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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