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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 417 470 409
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 675 568 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.50% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 551 500 481
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +9.39%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +67 635 £55,000 - 79
London +47 312 £60,000 - 42
South East +10 86 £55,000 +4.76% 5
City of London +21 66 £61,250 - 15
North West +27 54 £42,500 - 3
South West +8 48 £46,377 -4.86% 6
East of England +25 38 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Manchester +1 35 £48,750 +14.70% 2
West Yorkshire +3 34 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Yorkshire 0 34 £50,000 +13.63% 7
West Midlands -10 32 £43,000 -9.47% 5
East Midlands +19 31 £48,750 +11.42% 6
Leeds +15 29 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Scotland +31 24 £48,250 +1.57% 2
Surrey -1 22 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hertfordshire +9 18 £54,000 +8.00% 4
Berkshire -6 18 £52,500 - 2
Glasgow +9 16 £49,500 +23.75%
Northamptonshire -4 16 £52,500 +7.14% 4
Northampton +9 15 £52,500 +11.70%
Cheshire +6 15 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Bristol 0 13 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 13 £55,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -18 12 £49,500 -5.71% 1
Milton Keynes -21 12 £55,000 +11.11%
Gloucestershire - 12 £62,500 -
Hampshire +19 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Rickmansworth - 11 £54,000 - 1
Middlesex - 10 £62,500 -
Basingstoke +31 9 £50,000 -33.33% 1

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 542 (43.08%) Business Analysis
2 454 (36.09%) Finance
3 434 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
4 237 (18.84%) Project Management
5 227 (18.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 207 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
7 190 (15.10%) UML
8 183 (14.55%) Retail
9 181 (14.39%) Banking
10 166 (13.20%) SDLC
11 164 (13.04%) Mentoring
12 160 (12.72%) Waterfall
13 155 (12.32%) Scrum
14 154 (12.24%) ISEB
14 154 (12.24%) Use Case
15 136 (10.81%) User Stories
16 135 (10.73%) Degree
17 134 (10.65%) Change Management
18 125 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
19 121 (9.62%) SQL
20 112 (8.90%) Data Modelling
20 112 (8.90%) Telecoms
21 110 (8.74%) CRM
22 109 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
23 107 (8.51%) E-Commerce
24 90 (7.15%) Requirements Analysis
25 89 (7.07%) MS Visio
26 88 (7.00%) PRINCE2
27 82 (6.52%) SAP
28 80 (6.36%) Microsoft

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (1.99%) SAS
2 23 (1.83%) WebSphere
3 15 (1.19%) CMS
4 13 (1.03%) Confluence
5 12 (0.95%) WorkSite
6 8 (0.64%) Commerce Server
7 6 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.48%) Alfresco
8 5 (0.40%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.24%) Documentum
9 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.16%) FileNet
11 1 (0.079%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.079%) Moodle
11 1 (0.079%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 89 (7.07%) MS Visio
2 61 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 60 (4.77%) MS Office
4 21 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.43%) MS Project
6 5 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.32%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.24%) SPSS
9 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.95%) Endur
5 10 (0.79%) SAP CRM
5 10 (0.79%) thinkFolio
6 7 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.56%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.48%) SAP R/3
7 6 (0.48%) Findur
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.40%) Finacle
8 5 (0.40%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.24%) Summit
10 3 (0.24%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.51%) SaaS
2 4 (0.32%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.03%) Internet
2 4 (0.32%) Firewall
3 3 (0.24%) Network Security
3 3 (0.24%) GSM
3 3 (0.24%) VoIP
4 2 (0.16%) Intranet
4 2 (0.16%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (2.62%) Big Data
3 21 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (1.67%) QlikView
4 13 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.48%) SAP BW
5 6 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (0.40%) SAP HANA
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.32%) Spotfire
7 4 (0.32%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (0.32%) Star Schema
7 4 (0.32%) WhereScape RED
7 4 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (2.23%) JIRA
2 14 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 8 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.32%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.32%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.32%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.24%) LSMW
6 3 (0.24%) ProtoShare
7 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.16%) CaliberRM
8 1 (0.079%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.079%) Toad
General
1 454 (36.09%) Finance
2 183 (14.55%) Retail
3 181 (14.39%) Banking
4 112 (8.90%) Telecoms
5 64 (5.09%) Marketing
6 58 (4.61%) Publishing
7 56 (4.45%) Advertising
8 49 (3.90%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.70%) Front Office
10 32 (2.54%) Back Office
11 26 (2.07%) Law
12 23 (1.83%) Manufacturing
13 21 (1.67%) Legal
14 17 (1.35%) Billing
15 16 (1.27%) Electronics
16 14 (1.11%) Retail Banking
17 13 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.64%) Private Banking
19 6 (0.48%) General Ledger
20 5 (0.40%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.90%) .NET
2 19 (1.51%) XML
3 10 (0.79%) Web Services
4 7 (0.56%) RESTful
5 4 (0.32%) D3.js
6 3 (0.24%) SciPy
6 3 (0.24%) NumPy
6 3 (0.24%) Matplotlib
6 3 (0.24%) Pandas
6 3 (0.24%) htmlwidgets
7 2 (0.16%) REST
7 2 (0.16%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.16%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.16%) HTML
7 2 (0.16%) SOAP
7 2 (0.16%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.16%) Spring
7 2 (0.16%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.16%) JSON
8 1 (0.079%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 207 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 42 (3.34%) FMCG
4 33 (2.62%) Derivative
5 30 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (1.99%) User Experience
7 21 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.35%) Fixed Income
9 16 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
10 15 (1.19%) Bitcoin
11 14 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.95%) DTV
13 11 (0.87%) Computer Science
13 11 (0.87%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.72%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.72%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
15 7 (0.56%) Equities
16 6 (0.48%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (0.87%) Windows
2 7 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.16%) Android
4 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (43.08%) Business Analysis
2 434 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (18.84%) Project Management
4 227 (18.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 190 (15.10%) UML
6 166 (13.20%) SDLC
7 164 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 160 (12.72%) Waterfall
9 155 (12.32%) Scrum
10 154 (12.24%) Use Case
11 136 (10.81%) User Stories
12 134 (10.65%) Change Management
13 125 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
14 112 (8.90%) Data Modelling
15 110 (8.74%) CRM
16 109 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 107 (8.51%) E-Commerce
18 90 (7.15%) Requirements Analysis
19 88 (7.00%) PRINCE2
20 75 (5.96%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 121 (9.62%) SQL
2 37 (2.94%) Java
3 9 (0.72%) R
4 8 (0.64%) ABAP
4 8 (0.64%) VBA
5 7 (0.56%) Python
6 5 (0.40%) C#
7 4 (0.32%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.24%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.16%) C
9 2 (0.16%) XQuery
10 1 (0.079%) Uniface
10 1 (0.079%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.079%) VB
10 1 (0.079%) PHP
10 1 (0.079%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.079%) RPG
Qualifications
1 154 (12.24%) ISEB
2 135 (10.73%) Degree
3 21 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.43%) CBAP
5 16 (1.27%) IIBA
6 15 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.79%) CCA
8 6 (0.48%) ACCA
8 6 (0.48%) CIMA
9 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.24%) AAT
10 3 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.079%) CIPD
12 1 (0.079%) MBA
12 1 (0.079%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.079%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.64%) QA
2 13 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.56%) FATCA
5 4 (0.32%) MiFID
6 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.24%) Basel II
6 3 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.079%) EMIR
8 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.079%) XenApp
Vendors
1 82 (6.52%) SAP
2 80 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 57 (4.53%) Oracle
4 36 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 22 (1.75%) ATG
5 22 (1.75%) hybris
6 21 (1.67%) Demandware
7 19 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.35%) Tableau
9 14 (1.11%) Remedy
10 12 (0.95%) OpenLink
10 12 (0.95%) Siemens
10 12 (0.95%) Interwoven
10 12 (0.95%) Avaya
11 10 (0.79%) Siebel
11 10 (0.79%) IBM
12 9 (0.72%) Amdocs
13 8 (0.64%) RedPrairie
13 8 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.64%) JD Edwards
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