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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 413 456 401
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 648 574 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.52% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 537 470 514
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,050 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +47 610 £55,000 - 65
London +48 303 £60,000 - 19
South East +14 113 £53,500 -2.72% 11
City of London +32 66 £62,500 -0.79% 5
South West +16 53 £46,377 -7.24% 5
North West +11 41 £42,500 - 8
Berkshire +23 39 £52,500 - 5
East of England +30 31 £54,000 +10.20% 2
Manchester +12 24 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Midlands -7 24 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Yorkshire -35 23 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Scotland +33 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Yorkshire -18 21 £52,500 +19.31% 7
East Midlands +18 20 £47,500 +16.25% 4
Leeds -2 19 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Surrey -12 19 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £55,000 +13.40% 2
Reading -4 17 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire +7 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire +4 15 £54,500 +12.95%
Slough +14 13 £49,500 -
Glasgow +14 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Northamptonshire +10 13 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Bristol -2 13 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Milton Keynes -8 13 £55,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire - 13 £62,500 - 1
Northampton +13 12 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Basingstoke - 12 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +8 11 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Somerset +14 9 £45,000 -5.26%

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 551 (45.50%) Business Analysis
2 456 (37.65%) Finance
3 421 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (20.07%) Project Management
5 217 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 196 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
7 187 (15.44%) Retail
8 181 (14.95%) UML
9 178 (14.70%) Banking
10 163 (13.46%) Waterfall
11 156 (12.88%) ISEB
12 153 (12.63%) Mentoring
13 150 (12.39%) Use Case
14 146 (12.06%) Scrum
15 143 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
16 140 (11.56%) Degree
17 136 (11.23%) User Stories
18 124 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
19 118 (9.74%) Change Management
20 117 (9.66%) Telecoms
21 109 (9.00%) Data Modelling
22 107 (8.84%) SQL
23 104 (8.59%) E-Commerce
24 90 (7.43%) CRM
25 85 (7.02%) PRINCE2
26 79 (6.52%) MS Visio
26 79 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
27 78 (6.44%) Management Information System
28 77 (6.36%) SAP
29 74 (6.11%) Workflow

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (2.48%) WebSphere
2 27 (2.23%) SAS
3 17 (1.40%) CMS
4 13 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 12 (0.99%) WorkSite
6 10 (0.83%) Confluence
7 7 (0.58%) Alfresco
7 7 (0.58%) Commerce Server
8 4 (0.33%) FileNet
8 4 (0.33%) ColdFusion
8 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.25%) Documentum
10 1 (0.083%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.083%) Moodle
Applications
1 79 (6.52%) MS Visio
2 60 (4.95%) MS Office
3 53 (4.38%) MS Excel
4 22 (1.82%) MS Project
5 16 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.17%) SPSS
9 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.91%) thinkFolio
5 9 (0.74%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.66%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.66%) Endur
6 8 (0.66%) SAP R/3
7 7 (0.58%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.58%) Agresso
7 7 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.58%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.41%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.41%) Finacle
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.33%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.25%) Summit
11 2 (0.17%) MultiFonds
11 2 (0.17%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.49%) SaaS
2 5 (0.41%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.07%) Internet
2 8 (0.66%) Firewall
3 3 (0.25%) Network Security
3 3 (0.25%) Extranet
4 2 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.083%) GSM
5 1 (0.083%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (2.89%) Big Data
3 30 (2.48%) SQL Server
4 18 (1.49%) QlikView
5 16 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 14 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.66%) MS Access
9 6 (0.50%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.50%) SAP BI
9 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.33%) Snowflake Schema
10 4 (0.33%) Star Schema
10 4 (0.33%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.33%) WhereScape RED
10 4 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (1.90%) JIRA
2 14 (1.16%) Axure RP
3 9 (0.74%) RequisitePro
4 6 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (0.50%) CaliberRM
5 4 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (0.33%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.25%) LSMW
7 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.083%) MagicDraw
General
1 456 (37.65%) Finance
2 187 (15.44%) Retail
3 178 (14.70%) Banking
4 117 (9.66%) Telecoms
5 68 (5.62%) Advertising
6 57 (4.71%) Marketing
7 46 (3.80%) Publishing
8 41 (3.39%) Front Office
9 40 (3.30%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.98%) Law
11 22 (1.82%) Billing
11 22 (1.82%) Back Office
12 21 (1.73%) Legal
13 20 (1.65%) Manufacturing
14 14 (1.16%) Retail Banking
15 13 (1.07%) Electronics
16 11 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.66%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.41%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.41%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.81%) .NET
2 12 (0.99%) XML
3 8 (0.66%) Web Services
4 7 (0.58%) RESTful
5 4 (0.33%) D3.js
6 3 (0.25%) Pandas
6 3 (0.25%) Matplotlib
6 3 (0.25%) SciPy
6 3 (0.25%) NumPy
7 2 (0.17%) HTML
7 2 (0.17%) COM
7 2 (0.17%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.17%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.17%) JSON
8 1 (0.083%) Raphaël
8 1 (0.083%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.083%) Middleware
8 1 (0.083%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 196 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.13%) FMCG
4 33 (2.73%) Derivative
5 31 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (1.90%) User Experience
7 21 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 18 (1.49%) Fixed Income
9 16 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
10 15 (1.24%) Bitcoin
11 13 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.99%) Equities
12 12 (0.99%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.83%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.74%) DTV
15 7 (0.58%) Social Media
16 6 (0.50%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
17 5 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.07%) Windows
2 7 (0.58%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.17%) Android
4 1 (0.083%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (45.50%) Business Analysis
2 421 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (20.07%) Project Management
4 217 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 181 (14.95%) UML
6 163 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 153 (12.63%) Mentoring
8 150 (12.39%) Use Case
9 146 (12.06%) Scrum
10 143 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
11 136 (11.23%) User Stories
12 124 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 118 (9.74%) Change Management
14 109 (9.00%) Data Modelling
15 104 (8.59%) E-Commerce
16 90 (7.43%) CRM
17 85 (7.02%) PRINCE2
18 79 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
19 74 (6.11%) Workflow
20 71 (5.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 107 (8.84%) SQL
2 38 (3.14%) Java
3 12 (0.99%) VBA
4 10 (0.83%) T-SQL
5 9 (0.74%) R
5 9 (0.74%) ABAP
6 7 (0.58%) Python
7 4 (0.33%) C
8 3 (0.25%) C#
9 2 (0.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.083%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.083%) RPG
10 1 (0.083%) VB
10 1 (0.083%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 156 (12.88%) ISEB
2 140 (11.56%) Degree
3 12 (0.99%) IIBA
3 12 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.91%) CBAP
5 10 (0.83%) CCA
6 9 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.50%) CIMA
7 6 (0.50%) ACCA
8 3 (0.25%) AAT
9 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.083%) CIPD
10 1 (0.083%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.083%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.12%) QA
2 13 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.50%) Basel II
4 6 (0.50%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.25%) FATCA
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.083%) EMIR
7 1 (0.083%) COBIT
7 1 (0.083%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.083%) XenApp
Vendors
1 77 (6.36%) SAP
2 65 (5.37%) Microsoft
3 51 (4.21%) Oracle
4 35 (2.89%) Business Objects
5 28 (2.31%) hybris
5 28 (2.31%) ATG
6 27 (2.23%) Demandware
7 14 (1.16%) Remedy
8 13 (1.07%) Tableau
8 13 (1.07%) Siemens
9 12 (0.99%) Interwoven
9 12 (0.99%) Avaya
9 12 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.91%) IBM
11 10 (0.83%) JD Edwards
12 9 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
12 9 (0.74%) OpenLink
12 9 (0.74%) Amdocs
13 8 (0.66%) Murex
14 7 (0.58%) RedPrairie
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