The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 17 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.52% 5.50% 9.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.88% 5.74% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -47.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,000 £69,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 209 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 96.43% 95.87% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 187 196
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Canary Wharf region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 21 (80.77%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) Mathematics
3 15 (57.69%) French Language
3 15 (57.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (50.00%) Back Office
4 13 (50.00%) Fixed Income
5 12 (46.15%) Banking
6 10 (38.46%) Cash Management
7 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
10 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 4 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
11 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (11.54%) ISEB
11 3 (11.54%) UML
11 3 (11.54%) RUP
11 3 (11.54%) Validation
11 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.54%) Time Management
11 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
11 3 (11.54%) Use Case
11 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
12 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (7.69%) EMIR

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
General
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) French Language
3 13 (50.00%) Back Office
4 12 (46.15%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (7.69%) Front Office
8 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Mathematics
2 13 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Cash Management
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) RUP
6 3 (11.54%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.69%) EMIR
2 2 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank