Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Business Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 196 229
Rank change year-on-year -21 +33 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.043% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.044% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £47,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% -14.09% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,925 £43,350
90th Percentile £63,900 £49,575 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,760
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.30% -5.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,297 4,519 5,794
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.31% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,496 2,895 3,751
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £64,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in Scotland

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in Scotland.

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in Scotland

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in Scotland

Lead Business Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 4 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Glasgow -19 4 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £46,500 -
Lead Business Analyst
UK

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Lead 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 across the Scotland region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com