£48,772
Avg. Salary
£56.41
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£3,965

Bonus

£1,250

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Business Analyst is £56.41 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Business Analyst is £48,772 per year.

10%
£24.51
10%
£56.41
50%
£99.33
90%
90%
MEDIAN £56.41
10%
£34k
10%
£49k
50%
£68k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £48,772
£34,491 - £68,284
£34K
£49K
£68K
MEDIAN: £48,772
10%
50%
90%
£24.51 - £99.33
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£56
£99
MEDIAN: £56.41
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50%
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£0£78K
Salary £34,491 - £68,284
Bonus £981 - £9,941
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,932
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£35,678 - £78,070
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 24 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 831
Hourly Data £0£99
Hourly Rate £24.51 - £99.33
Overtime £20.00
Annual Data £0£78K
Bonus £981 - £9,941
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,932
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£35,678 - £78,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 24 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Senior Business Analyst

Senior business analysts have a variety of responsibilities that can often be very complex depending on a myriad of issues. They are required to do several things that require a great business mind and the ability to comprehend and process a vast amount of information related to the needs of their organization. They need to quickly understand the data challenges of a client’s company and organization, as this is a crucial part of being successful on the job and helping a company thrive. Another key component of a senior business analyst's position includes identifying an organization’s strengths and weaknesses and suggesting areas where they can improve. Furthermore, after suggesting a solution (or solutions) that will assist an organization, they must review and edit specific requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations to ensure their suggestion will be a successful as possible. They also develop functional specifications and system design details for a particular organization, as this requires a great amount of knowledge specific to an organizational need. Senior business analysts often take on much more complex projects than that of an average business analyst, thus making their job that much more difficult and complex. They must perform many other tasks that are related to their job title including assisting in the enforcement of project deadlines and schedules, communicating effectively with personnel, applying project standards, managing resources in accordance with project schedules, and delivering quality services to clients. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)

Senior Business Analyst Tasks
  • Synthesize and analyze information from various sources to identify trends, opportunities, and dangers.
  • Partner with various teams to identify key information gaps and plan to provide that information.
  • Collect data through interviews, surveys, web search, database search, or other methods.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Business Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Senior Business Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Business Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤43,000 based on 153 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Business Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤51,000 based on 199 salaries. An experienced Senior Business Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤55,000 based on 169 salaries. A Senior Business Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤57,000 based on 46 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

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National Average: £50,610

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Business Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Business Analyst?

Senior Business Analyst in Manchester:
"Great city, good transport links."
Pros: Vibrant city with rich culture and heritage
Cons: It's cold

Senior Business Analyst in London:
"Painfully political and territorial."
Pros: Some people really want to improve the business.
Cons: Many people actively resist improvements.

Senior Business Analyst in Northampton:
"Convenient to where I live."
Pros: Convenient to where I live. Good people.
Cons:

Senior Business Analyst in Camden:
Pros: The opportunity to gain many new skills and branch out.
Cons: Changing the culture when implementing the improvements.

Senior Business Analyst in London:
"Diversity."
Interesting career option.

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Key Stats for Senior Business Analyst

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Senior Business Analyst Salaries

▲13%

▲9%

▼0%

National Average
₤51,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Business Analyst Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲28%

▲2%



Project Management
▼0%

National Average
₤51,000


Business Process Engineering
▼1%

Tableau Software
▼1%


SQL
▼4%

Oracle
▼4%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 34%