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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 485 493 514
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 496 564 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.54% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 417 461 446
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +9 469 £55,000 - 39
London +20 232 £62,500 - 13
City of London +66 56 £62,500 -5.30% 1
South East +35 47 £50,000 -9.09% 9
East of England +15 46 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire +28 39 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North West +19 34 £55,000 +27.90% 2
South West -18 31 £55,000 +11.67% 5
West Yorkshire +22 28 £45,000 -7.69% 2
West Midlands -7 28 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +18 18 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Hertfordshire -10 16 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 16 £50,000 - 1
Essex +12 15 £61,250 -12.50%
Scotland +11 15 £60,000 +26.31% 4
East Midlands -2 13 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Edinburgh +5 12 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Manchester -18 12 £57,500 +49.93% 2
Norwich - 12 £49,500 -
Norfolk - 12 £49,500 -
Cheshire +33 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Glasgow +11 11 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Berkshire +9 11 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Oxfordshire +8 11 £42,500 - 1
Swindon +14 10 - - 1
North Yorkshire +9 10 - -
Wiltshire +7 10 - - 1
Coventry -2 10 £45,000 +7.14%
Somerset -8 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxford +9 9 £42,500 - 1

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (45.97%) Business Analysis
2 422 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
3 406 (43.10%) Finance
4 231 (24.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 203 (21.55%) Retail
6 171 (18.15%) Scrum
7 167 (17.73%) Use Case
8 164 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
9 157 (16.67%) User Stories
10 150 (15.92%) Waterfall
11 145 (15.39%) Banking
12 141 (14.97%) Project Management
13 139 (14.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 119 (12.63%) SDLC
15 113 (12.00%) Mentoring
16 101 (10.72%) Degree
17 91 (9.66%) Change Management
18 86 (9.13%) ISEB
19 79 (8.39%) UML
20 77 (8.17%) E-Commerce
21 75 (7.96%) Requirements Analysis
22 74 (7.86%) PRINCE2
23 71 (7.54%) BPMN
24 70 (7.43%) Coaching
24 70 (7.43%) Translating Business Requirements
25 64 (6.79%) SQL
26 63 (6.69%) CRM
26 63 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
27 61 (6.48%) RUP
28 60 (6.37%) Data Analysis

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 21 (2.23%) CMS
2 20 (2.12%) Confluence
3 12 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.64%) SAS
5 3 (0.32%) Alfresco
5 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (3.50%) MS Visio
2 26 (2.76%) MS Office
3 16 (1.70%) MS Excel
4 7 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (1.80%) VisionPLUS
2 16 (1.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 13 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (1.17%) Sonata
4 11 (1.17%) Tercero
5 10 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.96%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.96%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.74%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.74%) SAP FS
8 7 (0.74%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.64%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle ASCP
10 5 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.06%) Google Drive
2 4 (0.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.21%) Force.com
3 2 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.49%) Internet
2 10 (1.06%) Skype
3 2 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.11%) HTTP
4 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (0.96%) WebFOCUS
5 5 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.53%) GIS
5 5 (0.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.42%) QlikView
7 2 (0.21%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.11%) MS Access
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (5.10%) JIRA
2 10 (1.06%) Toad
3 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.21%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.11%) LSMW
5 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 406 (43.10%) Finance
2 203 (21.55%) Retail
3 145 (15.39%) Banking
4 55 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 47 (4.99%) Manufacturing
6 43 (4.56%) Front Office
7 42 (4.46%) Marketing
8 36 (3.82%) Advertising
9 24 (2.55%) Investment Banking
10 21 (2.23%) Legal
11 18 (1.91%) Publishing
12 13 (1.38%) Retail Banking
13 12 (1.27%) Financial Institution
14 11 (1.17%) Electronics
15 10 (1.06%) Billing
16 9 (0.96%) Back Office
17 8 (0.85%) Automotive
17 8 (0.85%) General Ledger
17 8 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.27%) EDI
1 12 (1.27%) XML
2 10 (1.06%) Web Services
3 4 (0.42%) .NET
4 3 (0.32%) SOAP
5 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.21%) WSDL
6 1 (0.11%) BAPI
6 1 (0.11%) DAO
6 1 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) Mason
6 1 (0.11%) Velocity
6 1 (0.11%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 164 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.40%) FMCG
4 31 (3.29%) SWIFT
5 28 (2.97%) User Experience
6 26 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.02%) Fixed Income
8 13 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.06%) Derivative
11 10 (1.06%) Wiki
12 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.74%) EPoS
12 7 (0.74%) Fintech
13 6 (0.64%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.64%) Equities
13 6 (0.64%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.53%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (45.97%) Business Analysis
2 422 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (24.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 171 (18.15%) Scrum
5 167 (17.73%) Use Case
6 157 (16.67%) User Stories
7 150 (15.92%) Waterfall
8 141 (14.97%) Project Management
9 139 (14.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 119 (12.63%) SDLC
11 113 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 91 (9.66%) Change Management
13 79 (8.39%) UML
14 77 (8.17%) E-Commerce
15 75 (7.96%) Requirements Analysis
16 74 (7.86%) PRINCE2
17 71 (7.54%) BPMN
18 70 (7.43%) Coaching
18 70 (7.43%) Translating Business Requirements
19 63 (6.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (6.79%) SQL
2 17 (1.80%) VBA
3 15 (1.59%) Java
4 9 (0.96%) R
5 6 (0.64%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.42%) C#
6 4 (0.42%) RPG
7 1 (0.11%) ABAP
7 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.11%) C++
7 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (10.72%) Degree
2 86 (9.13%) ISEB
3 19 (2.02%) IIBA
4 14 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 14 (1.49%) PMP
5 11 (1.17%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (0.74%) CBAP
8 6 (0.64%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.53%) PhD
10 4 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.32%) ACCA
11 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.21%) CITP
12 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.11%) AAT
13 1 (0.11%) APMG
13 1 (0.11%) CIMA
13 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.25%) QA
2 32 (3.40%) SEPA
3 30 (3.18%) ISO20022
4 14 (1.49%) TARGET2
5 10 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.53%) MiFID
7 4 (0.42%) Basel II
8 3 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.32%) EMIR
9 2 (0.21%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (4.88%) SAP
2 43 (4.56%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.18%) Oracle
4 24 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (1.91%) Google
6 16 (1.70%) Tableau
7 14 (1.49%) Hyperion
8 12 (1.27%) FNZ
9 11 (1.17%) Avaloq
9 11 (1.17%) Bloomberg
9 11 (1.17%) Cognizant
10 10 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
10 10 (1.06%) Reuters
11 8 (0.85%) Cognos
12 7 (0.74%) Guidewire
12 7 (0.74%) HP
13 6 (0.64%) Capita
13 6 (0.64%) IBM
14 5 (0.53%) Charles River
15 4 (0.42%) FactSet
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Location Allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Extremely Competitive + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + DOE + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + 28 days hol, Pension, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% BONUS & PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: Circa £47,000
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £58000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago