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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 426 459 404
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 597 562 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 483 451 515
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.12%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +35 552 £55,000 +5.76% 62
London +62 277 £60,500 -1.62% 34
City of London +19 58 £65,000 - 10
South East -49 52 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East of England +12 49 £54,000 +8.00% 3
East Midlands +31 47 £50,000 +14.28% 3
South West -1 38 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire +5 37 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North West +3 35 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Hertfordshire +11 34 £54,000 +8.00% 3
West Yorkshire +2 32 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Scotland +12 28 £47,500 +0.26% 2
Leeds +13 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester +20 25 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Rickmansworth - 21 £54,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 20 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Northampton +14 19 £55,000 +11.11% 1
Northamptonshire +3 19 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Glasgow +15 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Edinburgh +11 17 £49,000 +3.15% 1
Berkshire -3 17 £54,000 +9.09% 4
Somerset +9 16 £45,000 -
Bristol -9 13 £50,000 -14.12% 1
Reading +5 12 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Watford 0 12 £55,000 +13.40% 2
Nottingham -3 11 £40,000 -2.09% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 11 £40,000 -2.09% 1
Cheshire 0 9 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Lincolnshire - 9 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 8 - -

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 554 (42.95%) Business Analysis
2 501 (38.84%) Finance
3 449 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 235 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
6 205 (15.89%) Project Management
7 193 (14.96%) Mentoring
8 183 (14.19%) SDLC
9 174 (13.49%) SQL
10 172 (13.33%) UML
10 172 (13.33%) Retail
10 172 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 171 (13.26%) Banking
12 155 (12.02%) Degree
13 148 (11.47%) ISEB
14 143 (11.09%) Scrum
15 139 (10.78%) Use Case
16 123 (9.53%) Change Management
17 114 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
18 112 (8.68%) User Stories
19 109 (8.45%) MS Visio
20 104 (8.06%) Data Modelling
21 103 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
22 101 (7.83%) Telecoms
23 94 (7.29%) CRM
24 91 (7.05%) Software Delivery
25 86 (6.67%) Microsoft
26 84 (6.51%) Requirements Analysis
27 82 (6.36%) E-Commerce
28 80 (6.20%) SAP

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (1.47%) SAS
2 14 (1.09%) Confluence
3 9 (0.70%) CMS
3 9 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.54%) Commerce Server
5 6 (0.47%) WorkSite
6 5 (0.39%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.23%) Documentum
7 3 (0.23%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.16%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.078%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.078%) Drupal
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 109 (8.45%) MS Visio
2 71 (5.50%) MS Office
3 69 (5.35%) MS Excel
4 21 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.70%) MS Project
6 5 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.23%) SPSS
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.24%) Endur
2 16 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.85%) thinkFolio
5 10 (0.78%) Findur
6 9 (0.70%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.39%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.31%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.31%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.31%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.23%) Magento
11 3 (0.23%) Summit
12 2 (0.16%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.93%) SaaS
2 6 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.31%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.93%) Internet
2 4 (0.31%) GSM
2 4 (0.31%) VoIP
3 1 (0.078%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
3 38 (2.95%) SQL Server
4 26 (2.02%) QlikView
5 23 (1.78%) Big Data
6 11 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.78%) Data Mining
8 9 (0.70%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.54%) SAP BI
9 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.47%) SQLPlus
10 6 (0.47%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.39%) SAP HANA
11 5 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (0.39%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.31%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.23%) OLAP
13 3 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (2.40%) JIRA
2 15 (1.16%) Axure RP
3 8 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.31%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.31%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.23%) LSMW
6 3 (0.23%) ProtoShare
7 1 (0.078%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.078%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.078%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.078%) Toad
General
1 501 (38.84%) Finance
2 172 (13.33%) Retail
3 171 (13.26%) Banking
4 101 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 53 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 47 (3.64%) Publishing
7 43 (3.33%) Back Office
7 43 (3.33%) Marketing
8 42 (3.26%) Advertising
9 27 (2.09%) Law
10 26 (2.02%) Front Office
11 23 (1.78%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.55%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.32%) Billing
14 14 (1.09%) Legal
15 12 (0.93%) Electronics
16 9 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.70%) International Banking
17 5 (0.39%) Military
18 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.72%) .NET
2 35 (2.71%) XML
3 13 (1.01%) Web Services
4 10 (0.78%) HTML
5 7 (0.54%) SOAP
6 6 (0.47%) REST
7 4 (0.31%) CSS
8 3 (0.23%) RESTful
8 3 (0.23%) HTML5
9 2 (0.16%) XSLT
9 2 (0.16%) Flash
9 2 (0.16%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.16%) Spring
9 2 (0.16%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.078%) Raphaël
10 1 (0.078%) Velocity
10 1 (0.078%) D3.js
10 1 (0.078%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.078%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 235 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 30 (2.33%) FMCG
4 27 (2.09%) Derivative
5 26 (2.02%) User Experience
6 22 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.47%) Data Centre
8 16 (1.24%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.01%) DTV
10 12 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.70%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (0.62%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.62%) Semantic Web
14 7 (0.54%) Computer Science
14 7 (0.54%) Bitcoin
15 6 (0.47%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (0.85%) Windows
2 7 (0.54%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.23%) Android
5 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (42.95%) Business Analysis
2 449 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 205 (15.89%) Project Management
5 193 (14.96%) Mentoring
6 183 (14.19%) SDLC
7 172 (13.33%) UML
7 172 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 143 (11.09%) Scrum
9 139 (10.78%) Use Case
10 123 (9.53%) Change Management
11 114 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (8.68%) User Stories
13 104 (8.06%) Data Modelling
14 103 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
15 94 (7.29%) CRM
16 91 (7.05%) Software Delivery
17 84 (6.51%) Requirements Analysis
18 82 (6.36%) E-Commerce
19 80 (6.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 174 (13.49%) SQL
2 25 (1.94%) Java
3 12 (0.93%) C#
4 9 (0.70%) PL/SQL
5 8 (0.62%) VBA
6 7 (0.54%) VB.NET
6 7 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.39%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.31%) ABAP
9 3 (0.23%) R
9 3 (0.23%) RPG
10 2 (0.16%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.16%) VB
10 2 (0.16%) PHP
10 2 (0.16%) XQuery
11 1 (0.078%) Uniface
11 1 (0.078%) C
Qualifications
1 155 (12.02%) Degree
2 148 (11.47%) ISEB
3 41 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 37 (2.87%) CBAP
5 30 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.47%) IIBA
7 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.31%) ACCA
8 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.23%) AAT
9 3 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.16%) CIPD
10 2 (0.16%) PMP
10 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.16%) HND
11 1 (0.078%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.078%) CIMA
11 1 (0.078%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.74%) QA
2 17 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.70%) FATCA
6 7 (0.54%) MiFID
7 5 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.31%) EMIR
9 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.23%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.23%) Basel II
9 3 (0.23%) SLA
10 2 (0.16%) COBIT
11 1 (0.078%) Basel III
11 1 (0.078%) COREP
11 1 (0.078%) FINREP
11 1 (0.078%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.078%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.078%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 80 (6.20%) SAP
3 63 (4.88%) Oracle
4 20 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (1.24%) IBM
5 16 (1.24%) OpenLink
5 16 (1.24%) Tableau
6 12 (0.93%) Siebel
7 11 (0.85%) hybris
8 10 (0.78%) Demandware
8 10 (0.78%) QAD
8 10 (0.78%) HP
9 9 (0.70%) SunGard
9 9 (0.70%) ATG
9 9 (0.70%) Remedy
10 7 (0.54%) RedPrairie
10 7 (0.54%) Avaya
10 7 (0.54%) BMC
10 7 (0.54%) Siemens
11 6 (0.47%) Interwoven
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000-£80,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44,000-£55,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Swansea University
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, car, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Fully comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago