The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 25 58
Rank change year-on-year -48 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 27 91 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.17% 7.67% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 8.37% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 36
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £25,450 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1141 1087 1266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.79% 91.65% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 700 618 770
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Edinburgh

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 21 (35.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (27.12%) Change Control
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 14 (23.73%) Project Management
6 12 (20.34%) Legal
6 12 (20.34%) Workflow
6 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
6 12 (20.34%) Use Case
7 11 (18.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (16.95%) Degree
8 10 (16.95%) SAS
8 10 (16.95%) Analytics
8 10 (16.95%) Case Management
9 9 (15.25%) Decision Tree
9 9 (15.25%) Master's Degree
9 9 (15.25%) Apache Pig
9 9 (15.25%) Ambari
9 9 (15.25%) R
9 9 (15.25%) Machine Learning
9 9 (15.25%) Functional Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Business Analytics
9 9 (15.25%) Factor Analysis
9 9 (15.25%) Line Management
9 9 (15.25%) KYC
9 9 (15.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 9 (15.25%) Python
9 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (16.95%) SAS
2 9 (15.25%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Eloqua
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Line 500
3 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.69%) Sage BI
3 1 (1.69%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.69%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.69%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Apache Hive
1 9 (15.25%) Data Mining
1 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Legal
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Marketing
5 5 (8.47%) Retail
5 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Analyst
2 40 (67.80%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Business Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Business Development Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Development Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) SAS Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Software Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Software Development Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Software Development Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (27.12%) Change Control
3 14 (23.73%) Project Management
4 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
4 12 (20.34%) Use Case
4 12 (20.34%) Workflow
5 11 (18.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Case Management
7 9 (15.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 9 (15.25%) Business Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) Decision Tree
7 9 (15.25%) Factor Analysis
7 9 (15.25%) Functional Testing
7 9 (15.25%) KYC
7 9 (15.25%) Line Management
7 9 (15.25%) Machine Learning
7 9 (15.25%) Migration
7 9 (15.25%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Python
2 9 (15.25%) R
3 3 (5.08%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) HND
3 1 (1.69%) IIBA
3 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.69%) EMIR
2 1 (1.69%) MiFID
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Ambari
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Sage
3 1 (1.69%) Teradata
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Posted: 27 days ago
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