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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 15 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.33% 2.97% 9.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.52% 3.26% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £45,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.54% -30.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £67,500
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
165 215 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.67% 91.10% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 130 192 230
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £100,000 £100,000
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 21 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 18 (75.00%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Banking
4 11 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (45.83%) Mathematics
4 11 (45.83%) French Language
5 9 (37.50%) Back Office
5 9 (37.50%) Fixed Income
6 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
6 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) Project Management
7 6 (25.00%) Change Management
7 6 (25.00%) Cash Management
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
8 4 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.50%) Use Case
9 3 (12.50%) Time Management
9 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) ISEB
9 3 (12.50%) UML
9 3 (12.50%) RUP
9 3 (12.50%) Validation
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.33%) Derivative
10 2 (8.33%) Middleware

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (45.83%) French Language
4 9 (37.50%) Back Office
5 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
6 4 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (8.33%) Front Office
8 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Mathematics
2 9 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.33%) Derivative
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.50%) Use Case
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) UML
4 3 (12.50%) RUP
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.33%) EMIR
2 2 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank