The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 491 489 505
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 435 580 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 357 467 495
Median salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

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 2 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 414 £55,000 -1.78% 32
London -37 161 £62,500 +4.16% 10
South East +87 88 £53,000 -3.63% 3
East of England +22 65 £57,500 +6.48% 11
Hertfordshire +24 45 £55,000 +5.16% 7
City of London +30 31 £60,000 -4.00%
South West +30 28 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hampshire +30 27 £53,000 -5.77%
Yorkshire +23 27 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Watford +6 23 £60,000 +22.44% 4
North West -15 21 £50,000 +16.27% 4
Berkshire +39 20 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Surrey +33 18 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Scotland +26 15 £42,500 -29.16% 4
West Yorkshire +15 15 £48,500 +14.11%
Manchester -13 15 £48,750 +26.62% 2
Essex +16 14 £67,500 -3.57% 4
Somerset +15 13 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -25 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Reading +30 12 £65,000 +6.12%
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Nottingham +5 11 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands -3 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +23 10 £43,000 -49.41%
Leeds +18 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Broxbourne - 10 £46,250 -
Oxford +35 9 £42,500 -22.72%
South Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 - 1
Sheffield - 9 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham -12 8 £47,500 +5.55%

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 433 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (42.36%) Finance
2 391 (42.36%) Business Analysis
3 234 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 201 (21.78%) Scrum
5 196 (21.24%) Retail
6 163 (17.66%) User Stories
7 159 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
8 153 (16.58%) Use Case
9 140 (15.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 139 (15.06%) Waterfall
11 122 (13.22%) SDLC
12 118 (12.78%) Banking
13 114 (12.35%) Mentoring
14 104 (11.27%) Project Management
15 88 (9.53%) ISEB
16 86 (9.32%) Degree
17 80 (8.67%) PRINCE2
18 78 (8.45%) SQL
19 73 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
20 71 (7.69%) Coaching
20 71 (7.69%) E-Commerce
21 66 (7.15%) UML
21 66 (7.15%) Data Analysis
22 65 (7.04%) Change Management
22 65 (7.04%) JIRA
23 63 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
24 62 (6.72%) RUP
25 56 (6.07%) CRM
25 56 (6.07%) BPMN

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (3.68%) Confluence
2 16 (1.73%) CMS
3 11 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.33%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (5.20%) MS Visio
2 26 (2.82%) MS Office
3 13 (1.41%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.30%) MS Project
5 10 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (2.71%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (1.19%) Oracle ASCP
3 11 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.19%) VisionPLUS
4 9 (0.98%) Sonata
4 9 (0.98%) Tercero
5 8 (0.87%) BigMachines
5 8 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.65%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.43%) Exstream
9 3 (0.33%) Kondor
9 3 (0.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.98%) SaaS
2 8 (0.87%) Google Drive
3 6 (0.65%) Force.com
4 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.33%) PaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.22%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.52%) Internet
2 8 (0.87%) Skype
3 3 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (0.65%) Big Data
3 6 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (0.65%) WebFOCUS
4 5 (0.54%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.43%) GIS
6 3 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.22%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.11%) Essbase
8 1 (0.11%) Lumira
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.11%) QlikView
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 65 (7.04%) JIRA
2 13 (1.41%) Toad
3 6 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.54%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.11%) LSMW
6 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 391 (42.36%) Finance
2 196 (21.24%) Retail
3 118 (12.78%) Banking
4 54 (5.85%) Marketing
5 50 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 43 (4.66%) Manufacturing
7 36 (3.90%) Investment Banking
8 31 (3.36%) Advertising
9 22 (2.38%) Front Office
9 22 (2.38%) Publishing
10 16 (1.73%) Legal
11 14 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.41%) General Ledger
13 11 (1.19%) Electronics
13 11 (1.19%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.87%) Back Office
15 7 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.43%) Billing
17 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.30%) XML
2 9 (0.98%) EDI
3 7 (0.76%) SOAP
3 7 (0.76%) Velocity
4 4 (0.43%) Web Services
5 3 (0.33%) .NET
5 3 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.22%) HTML
7 1 (0.11%) BAPI
7 1 (0.11%) CSS
7 1 (0.11%) DAO
7 1 (0.11%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.11%) FpML
7 1 (0.11%) JSON
7 1 (0.11%) Mason
7 1 (0.11%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 159 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.58%) User Experience
4 32 (3.47%) FMCG
5 17 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.73%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.52%) SWIFT
8 12 (1.30%) Fintech
9 11 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.19%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.08%) Derivative
11 9 (0.98%) Credit Risk
11 9 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.87%) Market Risk
12 8 (0.87%) Wiki
13 6 (0.65%) EPoS
13 6 (0.65%) Equities
13 6 (0.65%) Life Science
13 6 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.22%) Unix
1 2 (0.22%) Windows
2 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (42.36%) Business Analysis
3 234 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 201 (21.78%) Scrum
5 163 (17.66%) User Stories
6 153 (16.58%) Use Case
7 140 (15.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 139 (15.06%) Waterfall
9 122 (13.22%) SDLC
10 114 (12.35%) Mentoring
11 104 (11.27%) Project Management
12 80 (8.67%) PRINCE2
13 73 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
14 71 (7.69%) Coaching
14 71 (7.69%) E-Commerce
15 66 (7.15%) Data Analysis
15 66 (7.15%) UML
16 65 (7.04%) Change Management
17 63 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
18 62 (6.72%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 78 (8.45%) SQL
2 19 (2.06%) Java
3 14 (1.52%) PL/SQL
4 7 (0.76%) C#
5 6 (0.65%) R
6 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.11%) ABAP
7 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.11%) RPG
7 1 (0.11%) VB
7 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (9.53%) ISEB
2 86 (9.32%) Degree
3 19 (2.06%) IIBA
4 10 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.65%) CBAP
6 6 (0.65%) PMP
7 5 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.33%) ACCA
10 2 (0.22%) AAT
10 2 (0.22%) CITP
10 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.11%) CIMA
11 1 (0.11%) MBA
11 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.25%) QA
2 16 (1.73%) SEPA
3 14 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.52%) ISO20022
3 14 (1.52%) TARGET2
4 9 (0.98%) Basel II
5 8 (0.87%) MiFID
6 6 (0.65%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.43%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (4.12%) Oracle
2 37 (4.01%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (2.82%) SAP
5 15 (1.63%) Bloomberg
6 13 (1.41%) Google
7 11 (1.19%) Cognizant
7 11 (1.19%) Reuters
8 10 (1.08%) Tableau
9 9 (0.98%) Avaloq
9 9 (0.98%) Cognos
9 9 (0.98%) FNZ
10 8 (0.87%) Apttus
11 7 (0.76%) HP
11 7 (0.76%) Hyperion
11 7 (0.76%) IBM
11 7 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.65%) Fidessa
13 4 (0.43%) ClickTale
14 3 (0.33%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 + Brilliant Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £40k - 55k per year
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Basildon, Essex
Montash
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Warrington
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Buckinghamshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Hemel Hempstead
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
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Essex
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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South East London
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