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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 439 461 388
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 597 602 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 491 464 543
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 553 £55,000 - 75
London +19 282 £60,000 - 28
South East -18 111 £53,500 -2.72% 4
City of London +15 63 £61,250 -6.48% 10
Berkshire +32 47 £55,000 - 1
South West +3 39 £45,000 - 10
East of England +42 29 £50,000 -9.09% 9
North West +11 25 £41,250 -2.94% 13
Yorkshire -44 25 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Scotland +27 24 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Slough +30 21 £49,500 -
West Midlands -26 21 £42,500 -9.57% 1
Reading +6 20 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -40 20 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Glasgow +24 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Surrey -35 18 £52,500 -5.40% 2
East Midlands +17 17 £47,500 +16.25% 3
Leeds -17 17 £45,000 - 6
Manchester +10 15 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Somerset +15 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 13 £57,500 +13.86%
Bristol +5 12 £60,000 +42.85%
Hampshire +1 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £40,857 +5.63%
Nottingham -1 9 £40,857 +5.63%
Northamptonshire +7 8 £60,000 - 3
Staffordshire +3 8 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +1 8 £52,000 +6.12% 6
Gloucestershire - 8 £61,250 -
Bedfordshire +29 7 £37,500 -37.50%

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 526 (46.38%) Business Analysis
2 439 (38.71%) Finance
3 404 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (19.75%) Project Management
5 206 (18.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 200 (17.64%) Retail
7 189 (16.67%) Banking
8 183 (16.14%) UML
9 171 (15.08%) ISEB
10 161 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
11 157 (13.84%) Use Case
12 154 (13.58%) User Stories
13 150 (13.23%) Waterfall
14 148 (13.05%) Degree
15 144 (12.70%) Scrum
16 136 (11.99%) Mentoring
17 130 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
18 129 (11.38%) User Acceptance Testing
19 119 (10.49%) Change Management
20 115 (10.14%) Telecoms
21 108 (9.52%) Data Modelling
22 103 (9.08%) E-Commerce
23 102 (8.99%) CRM
24 89 (7.85%) PRINCE2
25 88 (7.76%) SQL
26 83 (7.32%) Workflow
27 77 (6.79%) BPMN
27 77 (6.79%) Systems Analysis
28 75 (6.61%) Advertising
29 74 (6.53%) SAP

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (2.65%) WebSphere
2 25 (2.20%) SAS
3 17 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.15%) CMS
5 12 (1.06%) WorkSite
6 8 (0.71%) Confluence
7 4 (0.35%) Alfresco
7 4 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.35%) FileNet
8 3 (0.26%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.088%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.088%) Moodle
Applications
1 68 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 61 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 57 (5.03%) MS Office
4 22 (1.94%) MS Project
5 18 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.35%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.088%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.79%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.79%) SAP SD
2 9 (0.79%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 8 (0.71%) SAP R/3
3 8 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.62%) Agresso
5 5 (0.44%) LatentZero
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.44%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.44%) Finacle
6 4 (0.35%) FLEXCUBE
6 4 (0.35%) Pegasus Opera
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.50%) SaaS
2 5 (0.44%) Lucidchart
3 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.15%) Internet
2 12 (1.06%) Firewall
3 4 (0.35%) Extranet
4 3 (0.26%) Broadband
4 3 (0.26%) Network Security
5 2 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.088%) GSM
6 1 (0.088%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 30 (2.65%) Big Data
4 14 (1.23%) Data Mining
4 14 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.88%) QlikView
7 10 (0.88%) SAP BI
8 9 (0.79%) SAP BW
9 8 (0.71%) MS Access
10 6 (0.53%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.35%) WhereScape RED
11 4 (0.35%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.35%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (0.35%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.26%) Spotfire
12 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (2.03%) JIRA
2 13 (1.15%) RequisitePro
3 10 (0.88%) CaliberRM
3 10 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (0.62%) Axure RP
4 7 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.088%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.088%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.088%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.088%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 439 (38.71%) Finance
2 200 (17.64%) Retail
3 189 (16.67%) Banking
4 115 (10.14%) Telecoms
5 75 (6.61%) Advertising
6 59 (5.20%) Marketing
7 35 (3.09%) Front Office
8 33 (2.91%) Publishing
9 31 (2.73%) Legal
9 31 (2.73%) Billing
10 30 (2.65%) Investment Banking
11 29 (2.56%) Retail Banking
12 24 (2.12%) Law
13 22 (1.94%) Back Office
14 20 (1.76%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.79%) Electronics
15 9 (0.79%) Automotive
16 8 (0.71%) Private Banking
17 7 (0.62%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.29%) .NET
2 7 (0.62%) XML
3 5 (0.44%) BAPI
4 4 (0.35%) CSS
4 4 (0.35%) Web Services
4 4 (0.35%) D3.js
4 4 (0.35%) RESTful
4 4 (0.35%) HTML
5 3 (0.26%) Pandas
5 3 (0.26%) SciPy
5 3 (0.26%) NumPy
5 3 (0.26%) Matplotlib
6 2 (0.18%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.18%) COM
6 2 (0.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.18%) JSON
7 1 (0.088%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.088%) Raphaël
7 1 (0.088%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 161 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 52 (4.59%) FMCG
4 38 (3.35%) User Experience
5 30 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.47%) Derivative
7 23 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.85%) Fixed Income
9 15 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
9 15 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.15%) Bitcoin
10 13 (1.15%) Social Media
10 13 (1.15%) Equities
10 13 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.71%) DTV
12 8 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.62%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.06%) Windows
2 7 (0.62%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (46.38%) Business Analysis
2 404 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (19.75%) Project Management
4 206 (18.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 183 (16.14%) UML
6 157 (13.84%) Use Case
7 154 (13.58%) User Stories
8 150 (13.23%) Waterfall
9 144 (12.70%) Scrum
10 136 (11.99%) Mentoring
11 130 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
12 129 (11.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 119 (10.49%) Change Management
14 108 (9.52%) Data Modelling
15 103 (9.08%) E-Commerce
16 102 (8.99%) CRM
17 89 (7.85%) PRINCE2
18 83 (7.32%) Workflow
19 77 (6.79%) Systems Analysis
19 77 (6.79%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 88 (7.76%) SQL
2 37 (3.26%) Java
3 10 (0.88%) ABAP
3 10 (0.88%) VBA
3 10 (0.88%) T-SQL
4 9 (0.79%) R
5 7 (0.62%) Python
6 5 (0.44%) C#
7 4 (0.35%) C
8 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.088%) Uniface
9 1 (0.088%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.088%) VB
Qualifications
1 171 (15.08%) ISEB
2 148 (13.05%) Degree
3 12 (1.06%) CBAP
4 11 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.88%) IIBA
5 10 (0.88%) CCA
6 9 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.53%) ACCA
7 6 (0.53%) CIMA
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.088%) AAT
9 1 (0.088%) CIPD
9 1 (0.088%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.03%) QA
2 8 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.53%) Basel II
4 6 (0.53%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.44%) FATCA
6 3 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.18%) MiFID
8 1 (0.088%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.088%) COBIT
8 1 (0.088%) SLA
8 1 (0.088%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.088%) XenApp
Vendors
1 74 (6.53%) SAP
2 56 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.67%) Oracle
4 30 (2.65%) Business Objects
5 28 (2.47%) ATG
5 28 (2.47%) hybris
6 27 (2.38%) Demandware
7 20 (1.76%) JD Edwards
8 14 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.06%) Interwoven
9 12 (1.06%) Remedy
10 11 (0.97%) IBM
10 11 (0.97%) Siemens
11 10 (0.88%) Avaya
12 9 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
12 9 (0.79%) Amdocs
13 7 (0.62%) Charles River
14 5 (0.44%) Brady
14 5 (0.44%) Computacenter
14 5 (0.44%) Triple Point
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Salary: 10% bonus and travel allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
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Salary: £37k - 45k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Northamptonshire
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