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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 488 493 503
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 493 591 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 416 480 443
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,765 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -12 467 £56,319 +2.39% 52
London +4 242 £62,500 +3.30% 24
City of London +66 59 £62,500 -3.84% 7
South East +20 46 £55,000 - 9
East of England +11 38 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire +12 37 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North West +7 30 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Midlands -8 28 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +9 27 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South West -19 25 £53,000 +6.00% 4
Berkshire +17 22 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Leeds +18 21 £42,500 -10.52% 4
East Midlands -8 20 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Slough - 18 £67,750 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 16 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +1 15 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Northampton +10 12 £37,500 -31.81%
Northamptonshire -1 12 £37,500 -31.81%
Glasgow -2 12 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Edinburgh +14 11 £60,000 +24.35% 2
Essex +11 11 £53,750 -12.24% 1
Coventry +8 11 £45,000 -
Manchester -4 11 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Hertfordshire -4 11 £51,250 -5.09% 3
Norfolk - 11 £49,500 -
Norwich - 11 £49,500 -
Cheshire +35 10 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire +27 9 - -
Somerset -13 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol +9 7 £55,000 +10.00% 2

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 445 (46.11%) Business Analysis
2 425 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (43.32%) Finance
4 255 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 212 (21.97%) Retail
6 180 (18.65%) Analytical Skills
7 169 (17.51%) Use Case
8 168 (17.41%) Scrum
9 151 (15.65%) User Stories
10 143 (14.82%) Waterfall
10 143 (14.82%) Project Management
11 141 (14.61%) Banking
12 138 (14.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 119 (12.33%) SDLC
14 111 (11.50%) Mentoring
15 105 (10.88%) Change Management
16 104 (10.78%) Degree
17 95 (9.84%) E-Commerce
18 84 (8.70%) ISEB
19 82 (8.50%) UML
20 75 (7.77%) Coaching
21 74 (7.67%) Requirements Analysis
22 72 (7.46%) BPMN
23 68 (7.05%) CRM
24 63 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
25 62 (6.42%) PRINCE2
25 62 (6.42%) Translating Business Requirements
26 59 (6.11%) Telecoms
27 58 (6.01%) RUP
27 58 (6.01%) Data Modelling

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 24 (2.49%) CMS
2 17 (1.76%) Confluence
3 12 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.62%) SAS
5 3 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.21%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 29 (3.01%) MS Office
3 22 (2.28%) MS Excel
4 8 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (2.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 19 (1.97%) VisionPLUS
3 17 (1.76%) SAP SD
4 16 (1.66%) SAP FI
5 13 (1.35%) SAP MM
6 10 (1.04%) SAP FS
7 9 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.93%) Sonata
7 9 (0.93%) Tercero
8 8 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.83%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.62%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.52%) SAP PP
11 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.41%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.14%) Google Drive
2 4 (0.41%) SaaS
3 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.21%) Force.com
3 2 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.10%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.55%) Internet
2 11 (1.14%) Skype
3 1 (0.10%) HTTP
3 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (0.93%) WebFOCUS
5 8 (0.83%) SAP BW
6 5 (0.52%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.41%) GIS
7 4 (0.41%) QlikView
7 4 (0.41%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.10%) Big Data
8 1 (0.10%) MS Access
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (4.77%) JIRA
2 7 (0.73%) Toad
3 4 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.10%) LSMW
4 1 (0.10%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 418 (43.32%) Finance
2 212 (21.97%) Retail
3 141 (14.61%) Banking
4 59 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.66%) Front Office
5 45 (4.66%) Manufacturing
6 42 (4.35%) Marketing
7 33 (3.42%) Advertising
8 27 (2.80%) Legal
9 20 (2.07%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.55%) Publishing
11 13 (1.35%) Billing
12 11 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.04%) Automotive
13 10 (1.04%) Electronics
13 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (1.04%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.93%) Back Office
15 6 (0.62%) French Language
15 6 (0.62%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.18%) EDI
2 19 (1.97%) Web Services
3 15 (1.55%) XML
4 6 (0.62%) .NET
5 3 (0.31%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.21%) HTML
6 2 (0.21%) Velocity
6 2 (0.21%) WSDL
7 1 (0.10%) BAPI
7 1 (0.10%) DAO
7 1 (0.10%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.10%) Mason
7 1 (0.10%) SOAP
7 1 (0.10%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 180 (18.65%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.42%) User Experience
4 32 (3.32%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.01%) FMCG
6 28 (2.90%) SWIFT
7 20 (2.07%) Fixed Income
8 18 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.14%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.14%) Wiki
11 10 (1.04%) Derivative
12 8 (0.83%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.83%) Internet of Things
13 7 (0.73%) EPoS
13 7 (0.73%) Fintech
14 6 (0.62%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.62%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.21%) Windows
2 1 (0.10%) Linux
2 1 (0.10%) Unix
2 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (46.11%) Business Analysis
2 425 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 169 (17.51%) Use Case
5 168 (17.41%) Scrum
6 151 (15.65%) User Stories
7 143 (14.82%) Project Management
7 143 (14.82%) Waterfall
8 138 (14.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 119 (12.33%) SDLC
10 111 (11.50%) Mentoring
11 105 (10.88%) Change Management
12 95 (9.84%) E-Commerce
13 82 (8.50%) UML
14 75 (7.77%) Coaching
15 74 (7.67%) Requirements Analysis
16 72 (7.46%) BPMN
17 68 (7.05%) CRM
18 63 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
19 62 (6.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 57 (5.91%) SQL
2 19 (1.97%) Java
3 18 (1.87%) VBA
4 9 (0.93%) R
5 7 (0.73%) C#
6 6 (0.62%) RPG
7 3 (0.31%) C++
7 3 (0.31%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.21%) ABAP
9 1 (0.10%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.10%) PHP
9 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (10.78%) Degree
2 84 (8.70%) ISEB
3 20 (2.07%) IIBA
4 15 (1.55%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.45%) PMP
6 10 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.62%) CBAP
7 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.52%) PhD
9 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.21%) APMG
10 2 (0.21%) CITP
10 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.10%) ACCA
11 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.10%) MBA
11 1 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.10%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.25%) QA
2 29 (3.01%) SEPA
3 27 (2.80%) ISO20022
4 11 (1.14%) TARGET2
5 8 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.52%) MiFID
7 4 (0.41%) Basel II
8 3 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.31%) EMIR
9 2 (0.21%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (5.91%) SAP
2 47 (4.87%) Microsoft
3 26 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (2.59%) Oracle
5 20 (2.07%) Google
6 16 (1.66%) Tableau
7 14 (1.45%) Hyperion
8 11 (1.14%) Bloomberg
8 11 (1.14%) Cognizant
8 11 (1.14%) FNZ
8 11 (1.14%) Guidewire
9 10 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (1.04%) Reuters
10 9 (0.93%) Avaloq
11 8 (0.83%) Cognos
12 6 (0.62%) Capita
12 6 (0.62%) HP
12 6 (0.62%) IBM
13 5 (0.52%) Charles River
14 4 (0.41%) Casewise
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen
Salary: £58000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago