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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 432 457 422
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 553 521 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 452 401 435
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,857 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +2.22%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +9 506 £55,000 - 75
London +52 250 £60,000 - 28
South East -38 93 £55,000 - 14
City of London +6 63 £65,000 -1.88% 7
Berkshire +28 47 £55,000 +13.40% 3
South West -13 32 £45,000 - 9
Yorkshire -46 32 £43,500 +6.74% 2
East of England +17 31 £47,500 - 2
Scotland +27 30 £47,500 -9.52% 5
West Midlands -34 28 £50,000 +9.28% 4
West Yorkshire -51 23 £43,000 -2.27% 2
Slough +24 22 £52,250 -16.40% 2
Leeds -26 19 £43,000 -6.52% 2
East Midlands +38 18 £43,500 +24.28% 5
Surrey -40 17 £55,000 - 1
North West +2 16 £39,500 -16.84% 9
Glasgow +21 15 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Reading +3 15 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -5 13 £37,250 -25.50% 4
Bristol 0 12 £43,394 +12.71% 1
Birmingham -17 11 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 10 £40,857 +16.73% 2
Nottingham +3 10 £40,857 +16.73% 2
Somerset +9 9 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +5 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £50,000 - 2
Northamptonshire +11 8 £60,000 - 3
Essex -7 8 £56,250 +29.31% 1
Hampshire -21 8 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Guildford +16 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 538 (46.02%) Business Analysis
2 450 (38.49%) Finance
3 399 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (18.56%) Project Management
5 204 (17.45%) Retail
5 204 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 190 (16.25%) Banking
7 187 (16.00%) UML
7 187 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 166 (14.20%) ISEB
9 152 (13.00%) Scrum
9 152 (13.00%) User Stories
10 146 (12.49%) Waterfall
11 143 (12.23%) Degree
11 143 (12.23%) Use Case
12 139 (11.89%) Change Management
13 132 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
14 128 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 126 (10.78%) Mentoring
16 114 (9.75%) E-Commerce
17 112 (9.58%) CRM
18 109 (9.32%) Data Modelling
19 106 (9.07%) SQL
20 92 (7.87%) Telecoms
21 91 (7.78%) PRINCE2
22 87 (7.44%) BPMN
23 86 (7.36%) Systems Analysis
24 84 (7.19%) Workflow
25 78 (6.67%) SAP
26 76 (6.50%) Management Information System

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (2.57%) WebSphere
2 24 (2.05%) SAS
3 19 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.28%) CMS
5 7 (0.60%) Alfresco
6 6 (0.51%) WorkSite
6 6 (0.51%) Confluence
7 4 (0.34%) FileNet
7 4 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.26%) Documentum
9 2 (0.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.086%) Moodle
10 1 (0.086%) Liferay
10 1 (0.086%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.086%) Drupal
10 1 (0.086%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 73 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.36%) MS Visio
3 49 (4.19%) MS Office
4 19 (1.63%) MS Project
5 14 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.43%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.086%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (1.11%) thinkFolio
2 10 (0.86%) LatentZero
2 10 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.77%) SAP SD
4 8 (0.68%) SAP R/3
4 8 (0.68%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.60%) SAP CRM
5 7 (0.60%) Agresso
6 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.34%) Pegasus Opera
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.77%) SaaS
2 5 (0.43%) LucidChart
2 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.03%) Firewall
2 10 (0.86%) Internet
3 5 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.43%) Broadband
4 4 (0.34%) Extranet
5 3 (0.26%) Network Security
6 2 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.086%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (3.68%) SQL Server
3 27 (2.31%) Big Data
4 20 (1.71%) Data Mining
5 17 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.28%) SAP BI
7 13 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.94%) QlikView
8 11 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (0.94%) MS Access
9 9 (0.77%) SAP BW
10 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.43%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.43%) Spotfire
11 5 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.34%) Snowflake Schema
12 4 (0.34%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.34%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.34%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 18 (1.54%) JIRA
2 17 (1.45%) RequisitePro
3 11 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (0.94%) CaliberRM
4 10 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.60%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.086%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.086%) MagicDraw
General
1 450 (38.49%) Finance
2 204 (17.45%) Retail
3 190 (16.25%) Banking
4 92 (7.87%) Telecoms
5 64 (5.47%) Advertising
6 57 (4.88%) Marketing
7 33 (2.82%) Front Office
8 31 (2.65%) Retail Banking
9 27 (2.31%) Billing
9 27 (2.31%) Legal
10 26 (2.22%) Publishing
11 22 (1.88%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.88%) Law
12 17 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.03%) Back Office
14 11 (0.94%) Games
15 9 (0.77%) Music Industry
15 9 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.60%) Private Banking
16 7 (0.60%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.48%) .NET
2 11 (0.94%) Web Services
2 11 (0.94%) XML
3 6 (0.51%) HTML
3 6 (0.51%) RESTful
4 5 (0.43%) BAPI
4 5 (0.43%) CSS
5 3 (0.26%) Pandas
5 3 (0.26%) D3.js
5 3 (0.26%) Matplotlib
5 3 (0.26%) SciPy
5 3 (0.26%) NumPy
5 3 (0.26%) JSON
6 2 (0.17%) COM
6 2 (0.17%) Middleware
6 2 (0.17%) XML Messaging
6 2 (0.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (0.17%) MDX
6 2 (0.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 187 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 53 (4.53%) FMCG
4 49 (4.19%) User Experience
5 25 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.97%) Fixed Income
7 21 (1.80%) Social Media
8 20 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.71%) Derivative
9 13 (1.11%) Equities
9 13 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (0.94%) Digital Media
11 11 (0.94%) Credit Risk
11 11 (0.94%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (0.77%) Data Integration
13 9 (0.77%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.68%) EPoS
14 8 (0.68%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 9 (0.77%) Windows
2 4 (0.34%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.17%) UNIX
4 1 (0.086%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.086%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (46.02%) Business Analysis
2 399 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (18.56%) Project Management
4 204 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 187 (16.00%) UML
6 152 (13.00%) Scrum
6 152 (13.00%) User Stories
7 146 (12.49%) Waterfall
8 143 (12.23%) Use Case
9 139 (11.89%) Change Management
10 132 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
11 128 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 126 (10.78%) Mentoring
13 114 (9.75%) E-Commerce
14 112 (9.58%) CRM
15 109 (9.32%) Data Modelling
16 91 (7.78%) PRINCE2
17 87 (7.44%) BPMN
18 86 (7.36%) Systems Analysis
19 84 (7.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 106 (9.07%) SQL
2 36 (3.08%) Java
3 17 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 14 (1.20%) VBA
5 11 (0.94%) C#
6 10 (0.86%) ABAP
7 8 (0.68%) R
8 7 (0.60%) Python
9 4 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.086%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.086%) VB
Qualifications
1 166 (14.20%) ISEB
2 143 (12.23%) Degree
3 18 (1.54%) VCP4
4 15 (1.28%) CBAP
5 11 (0.94%) IIBA
5 11 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.94%) CCA
6 10 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
7 9 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.51%) ACCA
8 6 (0.51%) CIMA
9 5 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.086%) AAT
11 1 (0.086%) APMP
11 1 (0.086%) ICAEW
11 1 (0.086%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.36%) QA
2 9 (0.77%) Solvency II
2 9 (0.77%) Basel II
3 7 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.17%) MiFID
5 2 (0.17%) FATCA
6 1 (0.086%) EMIR
6 1 (0.086%) COBIT
6 1 (0.086%) SLA
Vendors
1 78 (6.67%) SAP
2 66 (5.65%) Oracle
3 60 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 28 (2.40%) Business Objects
5 26 (2.22%) hybris
5 26 (2.22%) ATG
6 25 (2.14%) Demandware
7 21 (1.80%) JD Edwards
8 17 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.11%) IBM
10 12 (1.03%) Charles River
11 11 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
12 9 (0.77%) Cognos
13 8 (0.68%) Tableau
14 7 (0.60%) Teradata
15 6 (0.51%) Siemens
15 6 (0.51%) Interwoven
16 5 (0.43%) Guidewire
16 5 (0.43%) Triple Point
16 5 (0.43%) Amdocs
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